SIG supports the development of scientifically rigorous methodologies to quantify the climate benefits of FSC certification.
New sustainable packaging allows a longer preservation of food product without metalized materials and modified atmosphere additions.
A study by UK’s University of Plymouth says that by tearing apart solid plastics, marinelife actually contributes to the spread of microplastics in the environment.
PPEC’s John Mullinder says it’s only fair that companies involved in the circular economy using recycled content1 should get some perks.
The sub region of South East Asia could potentially become a world leader in importing plastic waste, according to PCI Wood Mackenzie’s ‘RPET China Study – China Waste Import Ban 2017’.
Manitoba pork processor leverages robust thermoforming packaging technology to boost its line efficiencies and product shelf appeal
At the Responsible Business Forum (RBF) Singapore Amcor vice-president of sustainability shares report on recycling initiatives in Asia.
Sustainable Foods Summit event in Singapore to describe the fastest growing markets of China and India.
Paw Pods offers biodegradable pet fish coffins made of sustainable bamboo and rice husk.
According to an opinion piece by John Mullinder of PPEC, Blue Box recovery rates are down 2 percent and that makes things interesting for Ontario’s government.
Politicians met with Canadian Produce Marketing Association and Canadian Horticultural Council to discuss issues surrounding Canadian fresh fruit and vegetable sector.
Despite dip, long-term outlook still projected as strong according to the National Postconsumer Plastic Bottle Recycling Report.
Decision will help create a single market for bio-based and biodegradable materials used in agriculture.
Award recognizes partnership with Procter & Gamble to create world’s first recyclable shampoo bottle made with beach plastic.
Canadian Packaging magazine’s annual one-day trade show continues to excel at connecting packaging innovators with buyers. PMMI, the association for packaging and processing technologies VP Tom Egan joins the growing list of speakers at the event.
Assessments evaluate system condition and identify remedial action to minimize unplanned downtime and improve system performance.
Keeping it green and pioneering change, Avery Dennison uses a booth partially-made from label waste at Labelexpo Europe 2017 held September 25–28 in Brussels, Belgium.
European Bioplastics (EUBP) calls for separate recycling streams for biodegradable plastics to improve waste management efficiency throughout Europe.
Sealed Air will showcase Cryovac packaging innovations that help address challenges with preparation, shelf-life, food safety, and cost.
UPM is working toward a more sustainable future in packaging design.
PAC Packaging Consortium presents a webinar discussing food waste prevention on September 13, 2017.
Efforts to better protect the environment and the health of its people at the crux of China’s newfound ideal. Read the opinion piece by John Mullinder, PPEC.
American artist creates his own form of cubism with neat packaging of NYC garbage.
Wild-caught seafood processor goes the extra nautical mile to deliver uncompromised food safety and quality control with high-speed X-Ray inspection
As part of its strategy, Coca-Cola European Partners aims to double the amount of recycled plastic in all of its bottles by 50 percent by 2020.
PPEC’s John Mullinder provides insight on Canada’s growing paper recycling and waste diversion success.
Winners demonstrate major advancements in packaging technology.
New developments in marker technologies for sorting plastic packaging should not be viewed as ‘the answer’ to increasing recycling rates, however they could be valuable in other ways leading to higher quality and value in recycling, suggests Axion Consulting.
The New Plastics Economy brings together interested parties in creating a more sustainable global plastics value chain.
See who took home the awards at the 92nd Annual Canadian Produce Marketing Association Convention and Trade Show.
Debut brochure from Appleton Coated offers insight with its Choosing Environmentally Friendly Papers educational guide.
Commentary from PPEC says recycled paper packaging content continues to rise.