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...

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, which recently launched in...

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 packaging solutions. The...

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...

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. The thermoformed packaging specialist will be unveiling the...

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 Latch...

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 developed a...

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...

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 period. The 500ml bottle will be...

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...