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These are all the posts that have been tagged with waste.

European parliament vote on waste legislation welcomed

The European parliament’s vote on the revision of EU waste legislation, which recognises the benefits of bio based packaging materials and sets the conditions for increased collection and recycling of beverage cartons, has been welcomed by industry associations.

The latest developments on convenience packaging to be presented at MeetingPack2017

MeetingPack2017, the international meeting for the packaging sector organised by AIMPLAS and AINIA will analyse in this third edition the great challenges of food packaging and will present the last technological solutions hand in hand with the main experts and companies of the sector. One of these challenges is innovation on barrier materials, crucial in […]

March 2017

Additives Water & waste management Plastics Printing & labelling Show Issue: Pro2Pac/Waste-Works/IFE

Round-Up: Processing

Here is your weekly round-up of processing news. Next week’s round-up will focus on Shelf Life news.

From pool to ocean

Young’s Seafood has renewed a strategic partnership to increase movements of its products, while at the same time improving supply chain efficiency, reducing waste and further enhancing its dedication to environmental sustainability.

February 2017

Free from Filling Mixing Environmental packaging & recycling

European vote on food waste welcomed

A proposal by the European parliament’s environment committee to halve food waste by 2030 has been welcomed by the UK Former Foodstuffs Processors Association (UKFFPA).

Sandwich initiative

Food waste was high on the agenda in 2016 and this year has kicked off with another UK breakthrough following an agreement between government agencies and the British Sandwich & Food to Go Association (BSA), which will see thousands of tonnes of food destined to go to waste become available to charities instead.

Round-Up: Packaging

Here is your weekly round-up of packaging news. Next week’s round-up will focus on processing news.