2014.02 TPO

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Demand for PET Packaging Material to reach $60 billion by 2019

Demand for PET Packaging Material to reach $60 billion by 2019 The global PET packaging market is worth $48.1 billion in 2014, amounting to almost 16 million tonnes according to a market report from Smithers Pira.

Plastic converters on MEP's voting on plastic carrier bags

Plastic converters on MEP's voting on plastic carrier bags EuPC commented the European Parliament's plenary vote on plastic carrier bags.

New report on flexible packaging

New report on flexible packaging Intelligent packaging and recyclability will be top two disruptive technologies in flexible packaging, according to Smithers Pira.

Packaging solutions for the automotive industry

 Packaging solutions for the automotive industry The exhibitors of interpack 2014 will present a number of solutions which can be used in the automotive industry.

EuPC reacts to vote on the Auken Report

EuPC reacts to vote on the Auken Report Statement on plastic bags made of biodegradable and compostable materials "absolutely untrue", according to EuPC.

Plastic packaging prevents climate change

Plastic packaging prevents climate change Plastic packaging help to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions compared to packaging made with other materials, according to a new study.

First bio-based cap for gable top packages

First bio-based cap for gable top packages Tetra Pak announced the launch of the world's first bio-based opening for gable top packages.

European Bioplastics praises MEPs decision on plastic bags

European Bioplastics praises MEPs decision on plastic bags European Parliament vote on plastic bags paves the way for biodegradable and compostable plastic bags, European Bioplastics claims.

Packaging technology from Krones at interpack 2014

Packaging technology from Krones at interpack 2014 At interpack 2014 Krones will be showcasing a whole series of innovations and design enhancements.

MEPs back the proposal on plastic carrier bags

MEPs back the proposal on plastic carrier bags EU states would have to reduce the consumption of most common and polluting plastic bags by 80% by 2019.