New Penguin dispenser provides improved emptying.
Discovery could have major impact on the multi-billion dollar tire industry.
PAC, Packaging Consortium and the CPEIA launch intelliPACK, the SMART Packaging initiative.
Hair care industry first creates sustainable business model advancing circular economy. In Addition, 500 million bottles of P&G hair care products to be made with recycled plastic every year by 2018.
Scientists develop a renewable plastic from a chemical found in pine needles.
Unilever invites collective action from fast-moving consumer goods industry to be fully circular on plastic packaging.
Bioengineers using shrimp shells to create and test feasibility of a new type of biodegradable bag.
Packaging for tomatoes is made from tomato plant fibers.
The Economist magazine takes a look at how vacuum packing can extend the life of food products on the shelf.
As 2016 draws to a close, see some good news about the paperboard packaging industry regarding community building, education, and industry promotion.
USDA and EPA announce list of 15 American businesses pledging to reduce their food waste and food loss by 50 percent by 2030.
New LEDs made from a light, flexible metal foil developed for portable drinking water purification.
Mecklenburg County, NC; Vancouver, WA; and Safeway/Albertsons honored with 2016 Innovations in Plastic Recycling Awards.
Leading Mexican food supplier MegaMex Foods launches new organic salsa in 24-ounce APEX PET Jar at westcoast Costco stores.
interpack 2017: Technical Article No.2 looks at how packaging plays an important role in global confectionery and bakery industry.
If technology can now convert human waste into bio-based fuel, could scientists find better uses for packaging waste?
Atlantic Packaging president declares boldly that changes will occur in the high-performance packaging segment at annual PPEC environmental event.
It’s not Earth Day until April, but Earth Day Canada has launched its Hometown Heroes Award Program 2017.
PPEC annual environmental event brings a panel of leading retailers and brand owners discussing what they want the paper and paperboard industry to do for them.
Mayors from 130 cities have signed the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact (MUFPP) since it launched in October 2015 looking to promote good practices, solutions and expertise to take on urban food challenges.
Province places two-year ban on water-bottling permits.
Company seeking to offer solution for label converters to turn waste into energy.
New sustainability benchmarks help develop strategy to advance continuous improvement in Canadian beef industry.
Alan Blake retires and Rachel Morier is promoted to Director of Sustainability.
A look at how one of the world’s largest pulp and paper producers is keeping things green.
Canadian Produce Marketing Association visits Tracadie, Prince Edward Island to discuss produce marketing between farmers and Canadian retailers.
The 2016 Printing Industry Sustainability Conference will showcase innovative best practices in sustainable printing for print buyers, suppliers, and industry professionals.
European Plastic Converters Association event to discuss potential challenges facing the industry.
Study to look at lifecycle of labels from raw stock to finished end product to the customer.
Milk-based packaging a future sustainable alternative to landfill waste.
Henkel, BASF and Solidaridad support around 5,500 farmers in Indonesia.
Researchers take first step in eradication of world-wide threat of three banana fungal diseases.