21st December 2016
30th November 2016
Swedish speciality chemicals company Perstop has announced that its new high-clarity thermopolymer line – Akestra – has now been certified as fully ‘fully safe for use in food packaging’ in the EU.
A new convenience format for food service packaging is set to enter commercial production, according to developer Snacktops.
21st November 2016
Scientists from the University of Zaragoza and from the packaging company Goglio have devised a new procedure to incorporate an antimicrobial agent into a multilayer active material.
14th November 2016
An integrated fill and seal platform for liquid and viscous foods – like yogurt – will be shown for the first time in November by its developer Bosch Packaging Technology.
4th November 2016
The metal packaging division of Luxembourg-based Ardagh has issued details of two new applications for its beverage can products.
1st November 2016
A new joint venture between BASF and biomaterials developer Avantium is aiming to add volume production to the fledgling bioplastic packaging market.
31st October 2016
German chemicals firm Lanxess has announced plans to increaseits presence in the US by acquiring Philadelphia-based Chemtura.
28th October 2016
On 23 September, California-based Diamond Wipes announced two new product launches – Handyclean Table Cleaning Wipes and Handyclean Rinse-Free Sanitizing Wipe.
27th October 2016
India-headquartered flexible packaging manufacturer Uflex reports it has produced the world’s thinnest aluminium oxide (AlOx) coated polyethylene terephthalate (PET) film.