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Braskem awarded funding for recycling technology research

Biopolymer producer Braskem has been awarded a $600,000 Research, Demonstration and Development (RD&D) grant from the Reducing Embodied Energy and…

Signal: Target increases virgin plastic use despite 2025 goal

Target’s 2023 Sustainability and Governance Report reveals that the company saw an 8% increase in virgin plastic use for its…

Tube of the Year 2023 competition winners announced

The Enterprise Technology Management Association (ETMA) hosted the annual European Tube Manufacturers Association and Amsterdam's third World Tube Congress. A…

Tri-Sure to showcase caps for steel and plastic containers

Packaging and closures specialist Tri-sure is set to exhibit its closed-loop caps for steel and plastic containers called ‘EcoBalance’ at…

Aluminium Deutschland pushes back on EU packaging regulation

German-based packaging company Aluminium Deutschland (AD) has identified gaps in the EU’s Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR). The regulation…

Pasta packaging uses SABIC’s certified circular polypropylene

Pasta manufacturer Garofalo’s new sustainable packaging is made from advanced recycling converted into biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) from Saudi chemical…

Epsilyte launches EPS made from 50% PCR content

Yesterday (4 April) US producer of advanced materials, Epsilyte, introduced 124LR, an EPS product that is made with a minimum…