New Mr Muscle bottle claimed to be a UK first

HOUSEHOLD cleaning producer SC Johnson has launched a new line of Mr Muscle cleaner in 100% recycled ocean-bound plastic bottles. The firm said that the...

Heineken uses virtual technology to install ‘game-changing’ packaging system

HEINEKEN is to launch a new cardboard topper to replace plastic rings on its Foster's and Kronenbourg 1664 packs of beer. The move comes following...

Unpacking sustainability

Hugh Lightbody, chief officer of the Business Gateway National Unit, explains that help is available for businesses looking to invest in more sustainable packaging...

McVities launches sustainable packaging in time for Christmas

MCVITIE'S Victoria selection is set to have its most sustainable packaging yet, the firm behind the biscuit brand has revealed. Pladis said the repackaged version...

Colpac reinforces sustainable commitment by signing up to Call to Action

COLPAC has announced the business has joined over 600 organisations as part of Business for Nature’s Call to Action, urging governments worldwide to do...

Packaging giant marks European Paper Bag Day

SMURFIT Kappa has marked the second annual European Paper Bag Day by championing the benefits of paper carrier bags. European Paper Bag Day was created...
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Students say cheers to eco-friendly packaging

NATURAL Selection Brewing are to release a new beer in eco-friendly packaging at an exclusive Edinburgh event
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Tesco to remove one billion pieces of plastic from own brand products

TESCO has announced that it will remove one billion pieces of plastic from its own products for sale in its stores by the end...

Homebuilders collaborate for packaging waste project

THREE of the UK's largest homebuilders are collaborating to tackle the problem of packaging waste in the homebuilding sector. Barratt Developments, Bellway and Taylor Wimpey...

Aldi to remove plastic lids from own-label products in 91 Scottish stores

RETAIL giant Aldi is stepping up it bid to reduce single-use plastics by removing all plastic lids on its own-label fresh and cultured cream...