plastic packaging

EU takes action against plastic bag pollution

In a bid to confront the pervasive threat of plastic pollution, the European Union (EU) has implemented groundbreaking directives to…

Plastic packaging in top searches on environmental AI platform

A top search on environmental artificial intelligence (AI) system Ubuntoo following its launch in late 2023 was plastic packaging. This…

Navigating the evolving landscape of food packaging

Food packaging is incredibly important in our lives even though we often don't give it much thought. It has an…

Signal: packaging innovation drives demand for engineering qualifications

Interest in engineering qualifications for jobs advertised within the packaging and paper industry has exploded over the past four years,…

LyondellBasell acquires 50% stake in Dutch recycling company

Chemical industry company LyondellBasell has invested in recycling company Stiphout Industries, which sources and processes post-consumer plastic packaging waste. Operating…

UK invests GBP3.2m on plastics reduction innovation

The UK-based projects, which are receiving a combined sum of GBP3.2m (US$3.97m), are being funded by round two of the…