A group of companies from the plastics and consumer goods value chain have established a new organization, Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW), in a bid to reduce plastic waste in the environment.
17 Jan 2019
10 Jan 2019
Sana Packaging, a provider of packaging solutions for the cannabis industry, is set to introduce new product line of cannabis packaging made from reclaimed ocean plastic.
07 Jan 2019
Tekni-Plex will present a paper on Improving Tolerance During Manufacturing: Polymer Mandrels Applications for Interventional Catheter Development on 5 February, during the MD&M West show in Anaheim, California.
03 Jan 2019
Sands China, an integrated resort developer and operator in Macau and a subsidiary of Las Vegas Sands, has banned the use of plastic straws at all its properties to reduce the consumption of single-use plastics.
28 Dec 2018
The UK Government has announced plans to extend the 5p plastic bag charge to all retailers and increase to 10p to further reduce their use.
27 Dec 2018
The UK government has committed to reduce the use of single-use plastics in schools across the country by 2022.
21 Dec 2018
Sustainable plastic technology company Loop Industries has appointed Nelson Gentiletti as COO and CFO effective 1 January 2019.
11 Dec 2018
Consumer goods maker Unilever is set to invest €100,000 in a crowdsourced solution as part of its drive to rethink plastic packaging.
10 Dec 2018
The Downer Group announced that the first South Australian (SA) road built with soft plastics and glass will see plastic from about 139,000 plastic bags and packaging and 39,750 glass bottle equivalents diverted from landfill.
03 Dec 2018
Plastic packaging manufacturer JBB Packaging has unveiled plans to open a new plastic film manufacturing facility in Halifax County, North Carolina, US.