Packaging Scotland

Sustainability

New guide aims to boost plastics recycling

RECOUP and the British Plastics Federation (BPF) have teamed up to launch new guidance aimed at helping designers create plastic packaging that is easy to..

November 2018

Nivea calendar considers the environment

THERMOFORMING specialist Macpac has designed and produced advent calendar trays for Beiersdorf Nivea, which feature 24 different skin care products behind..

November 2018

Food experts discuss sustainable packaging at business breakfast

OVER 120 food industry professionals have met to discuss the future of plastics at a packaging event held by Roythornes Solicitors in Peterborough...

November 2018

Mapping the way ahead: Vanden calls for more work on plastic recyclability

PLASTIC recycling specialist Vanden has welcomed the UK Plastics Pact Roadmap – but warned more work is needed on plastic packaging. The organisation..

November 2018

Returnable pack boosts beverage sector sustainability

DS Smith Plastics Bilzen has designed a returnable pack which the firm claims can fit inside reusable crates and be stacked without a crate. The DS Smith..

November 2018

Parkside creates new compostable coffee pack

PARKSIDE Flexibles has developed new sustainable packaging for a top coffee brand, making it the only coffee company in the UK to receive an environmental mark..

November 2018

Sustainability high on the agenda of new website

RPC bpi protec has announced a re-launch of its website, emphasising the firm’s sustainable packaging credentials. The new website been designed to..

November 2018

ICE Europe poised to tackle sustainability challenges

ORGANISERS of ICE Europe 2019 have revealed the event will have a strong focus on digitalisation, individualisation and product sustainability. The..

November 2018

London store introduces plastic-free zones

A London supermarket has introduced dedicated plastic-free zones.  The Thornton’s Budgens store in Camden’s Belsize Park said it has assembled an..

November 2018

Systems provider launches online sustainability resource

AUTOMATED Packaging Systems has announced the launch of an online sustainability hub to help customers become more environmentally aware. Visitors can access..

October 2018