Packaging Scotland

Sustainability

New initiative to tackle packaging waste in construction launched

AN organisation dedicated to improving the image of the construction industry has launched a new campaign to raise awareness and showcase best practice in how..

February 2019

Frugalpac backs Scottish cup recycling initiative

ECO-friendly cup manufacturer Frugalpac has confirmed its support for Scotland’s first cup recycling initiative. The company is backing the Cup Movement,..

February 2019

Pollard makes the list with sustainability solution

RIGID box manufacturer Pollard Group has created a ‘sustainability checklist’ in a bid to help customers maximise the sustainability benefits of their..

February 2019

Trials tipped to help reduce packaging waste

THE packaging industry has been urged to keep an open mind and invest in sustainable ways to reduce materials waste, but it will be an “ongoing..

February 2019

Charpak to “transform” waste with localised circular economy launch

CHARPAK has revealed it will be launching the “first” UK localised circular economy at this year’s Packaging Innovations event...

February 2019

UK firm closes distribution deal for Box Latch product

PACKAGING component producer Item Products has secured an exclusive UK partnership with US company Box Latch for its reusable carton closure solution. The Box..

January 2019

New resealable pack “ideal” for recycling

FLEXIBLE packaging provider Parkside is supporting food company Quorn with the production of a new resealable pack for its meat-free products. Parkside has..

January 2019

The Can Makers launches new website to showcase can benefits

TRADE body the Can Makers has launched a new interactive website intended to showcase the benefits of drinks cans. The Can Makers, which represents drinks can..

January 2019

Highland Spring ‘eco bottle’ to be rolled out nationally

  HIGHLAND Spring has announced the permanent availability of its 100% recycled and recyclable plastic ‘eco bottle’ following a successful trial..

January 2019

Vegware adds colour with Hula cups

EDINBURGH-based compostable packaging specialist Vegware has introduced a new range of paper cups for cold drinks in party colours. The Hula cups can also be..

January 2019