Earlier this year, a ban on the manufacture of products containing microbeads came...
- The microbead ban: what is means for the packaging industry
- Princes to use recycled content in over 50% of its plastic bottles
- Project aims to use waste plastic to build disaster relief shelters
- Biodegradable water bottle launched in the UK to tackle plastic waste
- RPA launches campaign on reusable transport packaging of food
The microbead ban: what is means for the packaging industry
Earlier this year, a ban on the manufacture of products containing microbeads came into force in the UK. The tiny pieces of plastic are used to rinse-off products such as face scrubs, toothpastes and shower gels but substantially impact marine life. Eloise McLennan finds out more about microbeads and the impact of the ban.
Packaging innovation spotlight: over-packaged or perfect for stylish up-cycling?
Premium tea products are often beautifully packaged to attract the consumer's eye and somehow justify the high price demanded, but it is all too common for said upmarket packaging to serve no real purpose beyond containing the tea.
FT-NIR Solutions for the Simultaneous Analysis of Multiple Properties
ABB’s innovative FT-NIR systems have been designed to allow users to conduct quick and accurate analysis of multiple sample properties in a single operation for maximum efficiency.
Propack Pick-and-Place Packaging Systems Deliver Optimum Safety and Productivity
The integration of automated robotic systems into industrial packaging lines is an essential step for any company looking to expand its business activities and optimise the efficiency of its operations.
OPTIMA Life Science Completes Turnkey MD300 Project
UK-based automation specialist Optima’s innovative MDC300 solution is a high-performance system that has been carefully optimised for the production, packaging and cartoning of wound dressing products for the medical sector.
Whitby Seafoods Doubles Packaging Speed with tna Technology
UK-based frozen seafood supplier Whitby Seafoods Ltd has equipped its facility with tna’s innovative packaging and distribution technology, which has enabled the company to double the speed of its packaging operations.
Inside Packaging – Market Focus Special Issue – May 2018
In this issue: The latest research, insights and analysis from GlobalData, including smart and simple pack designs and how packaging can add value to toiletries and hygiene products
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