News: Recycling

12. November 2018 | Economy

Krones extends its PET capabilities

New PET recycling Krones has acquired MHT Holding. This company, based in Hochheim, Germany, together with its subsidiaries is providing injecting molding tools and services to the PET more

07. November 2018 | Recycling

Kellogg Announces Global Sustainable Packaging Goal

Das Unternehmen strebt an, bis Ende 2025 nur noch Verpackungen zu verwenden, die recycelt, wiederverwendet oder kompostiert werden können This aspiration builds on Kellogg's current sustainable packaging commitment, as part of its Sustainability goals, to ensure 100 percent of all timber-based more

01. November 2018 | Recycling

First water bottles with 100% PET recyclate

rPET bottle Berlin-based startup “share” is – by its own account – the first beverage producer in Germany to sell its water in PET bottles made of 100 percent recyclate. With its Bottles & Shapes consultancy program, German machinery more

01. November 2018 | Recycling

New 100% recycled material to go

Food to go From 2019, Faerch Plast UK will offer a 100% recycled PET material within their Food to go product range. Combined with the recently announced acquisition of the 4PET Group, the more

31. October 2018 | Recycling

Circular Economy meets consumption realities

European Bioplastics (EUBP) unterstütze den Vorstoß des EU Parlaments, Produkte aus oxo-abbaubaren Materialien zu verbieten European Bioplastics supports the transition from a linear to a circular economy of plastic products and usage. Regarding that more

27. October 2018 | Recycling

Food-grade finished packages made of recycled plastic

Co-CEOs Joseph Ross (links) und Robert Daviduk (rechts) im neuen Werk in Vernon im US-Bundesstaat Kalifornien rPlanet Earth, a new company dedicated to closed-loop recycling of post-consumer plastics, is able to sort, clean and purify recycled PET (rPET) to produce high quality more

24. October 2018 | Recycling

Sustainable ink for printed beer labels

Die Bierflaschenetiketten werden in Zukunft mit Cradle-to-Cradle-Druckfarbe gedruckt Following its sustainability strategy the danish brewery Carlsberg purchases the ink for their printed beer labels from more

18. October 2018 | Packaging materials & packs

EU's policy should support PET circularity

Plastics recycling PET Sheet Europe (PSE), a Brussels-based association of European PET film and sheet manufacturers, has released a statement urging European policymakers to enforce separate collection and recycling of PET trays followed by specific more

17. October 2018 | Packaging materials & packs

And the Luxe Pack in green Awards go to ...

L?Essentiel This year's Luxe Pack in green awards went to Qualipac and Verescence. Qualipac – part of the Pochet Group – won the award for the best packaging solution with its makeup holder more

17. October 2018 | Recycling

11. Ressources' Study published

Packaging is a resource Berlin-based disposal company Alba Group has published its 11th edition of the study ‘Resources SAVED by recycling’. In this report, the Fraunhofer Institute UMSICHT investigates on more

17. October 2018 | Recycling

More sustainability at Albis

Extrusionsanlage für Quality Circular Polymers (QCP) Albis Plastic, based in Hamburg, Germany, has added Lyondell Basell’s Quality Circular Polymers (QCP) range of recycled products to its portfolio more

16. October 2018 | Recycling

PepsiCo plans to use 100% sustainable plastic

Bis 2020 will das Unternehmen seine Produktpalette in 100% recyceltem Kunststoff verpacken Loop Industries and PepsiCo today announced that they have entered into a supply agreement that will enable PepsiCo to incorporate

16. October 2018 | Recycling

Vegan packaging materials from Gabriel Chemie

Vegan und halal zertifiziertes Masterbatch zur Herstellung von ethischem wie ökologischem KunststoffVegan und halal zertifiziertes Masterbatch zur Herstellung von ethischem wie ökologischem Kunststoff Especially in the areas of medicine, food, beverages and cosmetics, the consumer demand for ethical and health-conscious as well as sensitive handling of raw materials and ingredients is growing. more

15. October 2018 | Recycling

Compostable coffee capsule made of sunflower seed shells

Heimkompostierbare Kaffeekapseln aus biobasiertem Werkstoff mit Sonnenblumenschalen Alpla worked together with Golden Compound from Germany to develop the said to be the first biodegradable coffee capsule that consumers can dispose of more

10. October 2018 | Recycling

First European Paper Bag Day to be launched in October

European Paper Bag Day “The Paper Bag” platform, steered by the organizations Cepi Eurokraft and Eurosac, is launching the first European Paper Bag Day on 18 October. The annual action day aims to raise more

09. October 2018 | Recycling

Borealis & Bockatech partner to develop recyclable packaging

Coffee to go Borealis, an austrian provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, announces a new strategic alliance with Bockatech, a UK early stage Greentech and provider of EcoCore technology for sustainable packaging. more

08. October 2018 | Packaging materials & packs

Increased output of aluminium aerosol containers

Produktion von Aerosoldosen aus Aluminium nimmt deutlich an Fahrt auf Producers of aluminium aerosol containers produced nearly 3.3 billion cans in the first half of 2018, substantially more than in the same more

02. October 2018 | Packaging materials & packs

Two Gold winners at the German Packaging Award

FlexiClose(re) At this year's competition for the German Packaging Award, the German Packaging Institute has awarded a Gold prize to two winners. The winners of the categories were already more

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