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Petainer launches innovative new keg

Petainer launches innovative new keg Specialist plastics packaging technology business Petainer has launched an environmentally-friendly, economical, alternative to metal kegs for draught beverages.

Greener Bottle launched by Volvic

Greener Bottle launched by Volvic Volvic has launched its Greener Bottle made from 20 percent sugarcane waste. The beverage maker says it is the first UK company to introduce a 100 percent recyclable PET plastic bottle using this renewable plant material.

First biodegradable toothpaste tube

First biodegradable toothpaste tube Tectubes introduces the world's first truly biodegradable toothpaste tube made from FKuR's bioresins.

New light-weighted PET bottle

New light-weighted PET bottle Mineral water supplier Evian has developed a new 1.5-litre, light-weighted bottle that will be launched this month.

Terra Bag from Mondi Group

Terra Bag from Mondi Group Mondi Group has introduced into the European market new and innovative packaging named Terra Bag.

Polenghi develops Europe's first extrusion-blow-molded Ingeo bottle

Polenghi develops Europe's first extrusion-blow-molded Ingeo bottle Polenghi’s achievement demonstrates the first European commercial introduction of a proven, low-environmental impact and renewably sourced bioplastic substitute for polyolefin resins in extrusion-blow-molding applications.

Barrier bottle maintains clinical efficacy

Barrier bottle maintains clinical efficacy A bespoke bottle incorporating oxygen barriers and UV inhibitors, manufactured by RPC Corby, is providing clinical nutrition specialists Vegenat with a packaging solution that protects its latest formula for long-term efficacy.

Stora Enso produces board-based tray for cold cuts

Stora Enso produces board-based tray for cold cuts Finnish food producer HK Ruokatalo is the first firm to adopt Stora Enso's new Primeforma board packaging for a range of cold cuts.

Alpha Packaging adds two new sizes of HDPE Cosmos for personal care products

 Alpha Packaging adds two new sizes of HDPE Cosmos for personal care products Alpha Packaging, a leading manufacturer of plastic bottles and jars for the personal care, pharmaceutical and nutritional supplement industries, has expanded its line of Cosmo Rounds made from high-density polyethylene (HDPE).

Huhtamaki launches convenient cold food containers

Huhtamaki launches convenient cold food containers Huhtamaki has launched new small containers for the Food industry, intended for dressings to accompany salads. They are aimed for use within quick service restaurants and cafes. The small food containers are ideal for condiments and can help outlets control portion sizes and monitor costs.