A closer look at Diageo’s new paper-based bottle
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4d ago
At the end of May, Diageo announced plans to trial paper-based bottles for its iconic Baileys’ liqueur, which have been designed to be recycled in standard paper streams. In this interview with spokespeople from PA Consulting and Diageo, we learn more about the project, and discuss the controversy that often ..read more
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New non-profit recommends polyamide for recyclable flexible packaging
Packaging Europe
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1w ago
Aiming to advance polyamide-based packaging and apply fact-based sustainability assessment to flexible materials, BASF, UBE, Envalior, DOMO Chemicals, and Grupa Azoty ATT Polymers have formed the non-profit Advanced Packaging Association ..read more
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Packaging in Pride Month: allyship versus ‘rainbow-washing’
Packaging Europe
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1w ago
Consumers may notice a rise in LGBTQ+ themed packaging designs in June – coinciding with Pride Month, which commemorates the Stonewall riots for gay liberation in 1969. Some consider gestures like these a sign of support and a benchmark for increasing acceptance; others condemn it as companies exploiting a social ..read more
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Amcor opens European Innovation Center for material science and packaging design
Packaging Europe
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1w ago
Amcor has opened its European Innovation Center in Belgium, which will design packaging in partnership with brands and retailers from across the region in an effort to make packaging more sustainable ..read more
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How to keep ‘conflict minerals’ out of packaging
Packaging Europe
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1w ago
Many of us couldn’t say where the metals used to make our mobile phones came from, let alone our packaging. But when their consumption could be funding conflict overseas, how do we ensure we responsibly source our minerals? In this edition of The Brief, we uncover the realities of mining ..read more
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WestRock helps Coca-Cola replace plastic multipack rings with paperboard
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1w ago
WestRock and Liberty Coca-Cola Beverages have successfully installed new equipment at the bottler’s production facility in Philadelphia, seeking to replace an estimated 200,000 pounds of plastic rings used in multipack bottled drinks with recyclable paperboard carriers ..read more
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Unveiling the finalists of Packaging Europe’s Sustainability Awards 2024!
Packaging Europe
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3w ago
As its first round of judging comes to a close, the international, expert jury of the world’s most prestigious sustainable packaging competition brings you the finalists of the Sustainability Awards 2024 ..read more
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Talks arise of Suzano upping its $15 billion bid for International Paper
Packaging Europe
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3w ago
Following rumours of a $15 billion acquisition offer for International Paper, Suzano is now expected to place a higher bid – raising questions as to whether International Paper shareholders will support its own acquisition of DS Smith ..read more
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Everything you need to know about the latest round of Global Plastics Treaty negotiations
Packaging Europe
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3w ago
Following the INC-4 negotiations, Victoria Hattersley speaks to some of those who were present to find out what has been achieved so far towards a Global Treaty and what the next steps might be ..read more
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M&S takes the lead in Polytag’s UV tag plastic recycling initiative
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1M ago
Polytag has named M&S as a founding member of its Polytag Ecotrace Programme, which seeks to trace and recycle single-use plastic packaging using Invisible UV Tag detection – and encourages other businesses to get involved ..read more
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