Canadian Packaging


  • TC Transcontinental Packaging takes the Gold

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Packaging staff

    Wins for Sustainability Packaging at the 2018 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards competition.

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    Conserving resources with expandable polystyrene food packaging

    December 15, 2017 by Canadian Packaging staff

    BASF’s biomass balance approach for conserving fossil resources continues to establish itself with Styropor produced from renewable resources, available for the first time on the market.

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    interpack 2017: Technical Article No. 5

    April 19, 2017 by Melanie Streich, free-lance journalist

    Made-to-measure packages for industrial goods—a White Paper supplied by interpack 2017.

  • Supporting a sustainable palm oil industry

    August 22, 2016 by Canadian Packaging staff

    Henkel, BASF and Solidaridad support around 5,500 farmers in Indonesia.

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    Acquisitions, Partnerships & New Equipment in the global packaging industry

    March 17, 2016 by Canadian Packaging staff

    A compilation of some of the movers and shakers within the global packaging industry.

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    interpack 2014: Technical article No. 2

    January 13, 2014 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Food industry focuses on better packaging and smarter process technology for less spoilage.

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    BASF intros new packaging tech

    September 30, 2013 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    New chemistries for printing and packaging to debut at NPIRI 2013.

  • BASF reaches climate protection goal

    March 14, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    In its just published Report 2010, the Ludwigshafen, Germany-based entity BASF–the world’s leading chemical company–noted how it reached an important set goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 29 per cent compared with 2002, so that the company reached its goal for 2020 for the first time.

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    Smart labels get cool

    February 9, 2011 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Germany-based BASF Future Business GmbH, a 100 percent subsidiary of BASF SE, has developed the OnVu ICE label that facilitates cold chain monitoring that informs retailers and consumers if a frozen food is still safe to eat.

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    Get Smart!

    February 3, 2011 by Article supplied by interpack 2011

    The latest packages are not only stronger but also require less material and permit efficient handling – integrated time-temperature indicators and microchips constantly indicate the product’s state of quality. Active systems are even capable of improving the quality of the contents during storage. For product manufacturers, smart packaging therefore ought to be a big talking point.

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    BASF teams with INEOS to establish styrenics company

    November 30, 2010 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    BASF SE–a leading global chemical company headquartered in Ludwigshafen, Germany–and INEOS Industries Holdings Limited–the third-largest chemical group located in Lyndhurst, U.K.–have signed a letter of intent to join forces and establish a new global styrenics company called Styrolution.

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    Milk On The Light Side

    March 11, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    An innovative project has paved the way to BASF AG’s success in using a conventional stretch blow-molding machine to create the lightest half-liter polystyrene bottle ever: at a mere 7.5 grams in weight. This project gave BASF the opportunity to

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