materials

The Vinyl Institute joins Cyclyx Consortium for PVC recycling

Cyclyx International, a consortium-based, post-use plastic innovation company with a mission to increase the recyclability of plastic from 10% to…

Covestro and Encina enter supply agreement for circular raw materials

Germany-based polymer producer Covestro and US-based circular chemicals manufacturer Encina have reached an agreement on a long-term supply of circular…

British Glass responds to government’s Simpler Recycling reform

On 21 October, the UK government provided further information on its plans for ‘Simpler Recycling’ across the country, first announced…

Are you an obligated packaging producer?

When you think of packaging, you might picture the boxes that your online shopping arrives in or the bags you…

Trends, challenges, and opportunities in modern age industrial packaging 

Industrial packaging plays a vital role in various industry supply chains. It encompasses the packaging used to transport goods in…

Material choice: the hidden costs of packaging innovation

The packaging industry is transforming on a global scale. To understand the impact that the transformation is having on packaging…

Packaging’s transformative evolution: from storage to emotion

In our modern world, with approximately 7 billion human beings, packaging surrounds us in various forms. Whether we realise it…

How delivery platforms can scale sustainable packaging

Payment service provider PayU and consumer internet group Prosus have published a joint report on scaling sustainable packaging for e-commerce…

Extended Producer Responsibility: New obligations for packaging producers

The Environment Act 2021 may have been in place for a year, but this new legislation has the power to…

Inside Packaging – Market Focus Special Issue – May 2018

Inside Packaging Market Focus is now free across all digital devices, bringing you the latest in-depth analysis from GlobalData. You…