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PET cans contaminate plastic recycling stream

Design of PET containers leads to significant issues in the plastics recycling stream, APR warns.

Aluminium beverage can recycling at new record high

More than 7 out of 10 aluminium beverage cans remain in the European Circular Economy.

Milacron intruduced innovative Klear Can option for food packaging

The Klear Can is an alternate to old fashioned metal cans that provides more than 2 year shelf-life and the ability to brand owners to show quality of product to consumers.


Smart cans with Dynapol binders

Special Dynapol binders from Evonik Industries provide the necessary external and internal protection - completely free from bisphenol-A.

Integrated Straw Solution on Polish market

Ball Packaging Europe debuts ground-breaking “Integrated Straw Solution” in Poland.

New general manager of can makers association

Ellen Wauters has been appointed as General Manager of Beverage Can Makers Europe.

Balkan branch of Ball Packaging Europe with eco award

Ball Packaging Europe (Belgrade) was awarded the Eco Business Partner Award.

Ball Packaging Europe to start new line in Oss

The company will build an additional production line for 50-centiliter aluminium cans at the existing plant location.

Drinks can production up 2.2% in H1 2013

Almost 31 billion beverage cans were produced in Europe in the first half of 2013 - a 2.2% increase on last year.

Ball Packaging Europe at drinktec 2013

The company unveils its plans for the leading fair for the beverage and liquid food industry.

New Can-Pack factory in Russia started production

Newly built factory of Polish cans producer will produce one billion cans per year.

Innovative dietary supplement in a can

Fit Drink now in 25 cl slim can from Ball Packaging Europe.

Rexam to build new beverage can plant in Finland

Rexam PLC, the global consumer packaging company, is to build a new beverage can plant in Finland.

Aluminium beverage can recycling rate achieves 64% in Europe

The overall recycling rate for aluminium beverage cans in the EU 27 including EFTA countries and Turkey increased by 1.2% to 64.3% in 2009.

Ball further enhances thermochromic ink technology

The new beverage cans from Ball Packaging Europe change color like a chameleon—shifting, say, from blue to purple or yellow to green with a change in temperature.