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Deadline deposit – Why we need a DRS that works for Scotland

By Marcel Arsand, Ball sustainability manager and chairman of The Can Makers. He is set to speak at the Designing a world leading recycling system in Scotland..

June 2019

‘Market-changing’ solution earns Parkside top award

PARKSIDE has won a Worldstar Packaging Award after teaming up with Northcoast Seafoods to create a reclosable pack for frozen foods. The firm triumphed won..

June 2019

Coffee shops urged to switch to fully recyclable cups

A petition calling on UK coffee shops to review their current paper cup suppliers has reached over 5,000 signatures ahead of World Environment Day. The..

June 2019

20p deposit for Scotland’s bottle return scheme

THE Scottish Government has outlined plans for the nation’s deposit return scheme (DRS), which is set to include aluminium and steel cans, as well as glass..

May 2019

ADVERTORIAL: Your chance to save up to £400 on your pass for the Sustainable Packaging Investment Summit

Don't miss your chance to save up to £400 with an early bird rate that ends this Friday 10th May ..

May 2019

Expanded PRSE exhibition attracts ‘record’ turnout

ORGANISERS of the third Plastics Recycling Show Europe (PRSE) have hailed this year’s ‘record’ event. Held recently in Amsterdam, the..

April 2019

‘Unique’ expedition to assess impact of plastic waste on uninhabited island

PACKAGING compliance scheme Valpak is to participate in an expedition to clean up 10 tonnes of plastic on an uninhabited Pacific island ‘littered’..

April 2019

Seven in heaven: Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 winners revealed

THE seven winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 have been announced on Day Two of the Plastics Recycling Show Europe, held at the RAI Amsterdam...

April 2019

Scots firm making waves with surfboard protection product

INFLATABLE protective packaging business BUBL Packaging has launched a new product designed to safeguard surfboards in transit. BoardBUBL is the result of a..

April 2019

PDM 2019 postponed amid Brexit “uncertainty”

ORGANISERS of the Plastics Design & Moulding Event (PDM) have revealed the show has been postponed for two years, citing the “current economic..

April 2019

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