Canadian Packaging


  • NAPCOR Refutes Claim That PLA Can Be Recycled With PET

    July 27, 2009 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    The National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR) has refuted the premise that polylactic acid (PLA) containers derived from renewable resourcescan be successfully mixed into the existing stream of recycled polyethylene terephthalate (PET) containers, citing concerns over cost of separation;

  • Dupont Expands PLA Possibilities

    October 28, 2008 by Canadian Packaging Staff

    Because the future of bioplastics in many ways depends on expanding their range of food-packaging applications, proponents of the bio-based PLA (polylactic acid) polymers have plenty to cheer about following DuPont Packaging’s recent launch of the Biomax Thermal 300 heat-stabilizing

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