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Mixed material packaging for powdered and pumpable foods and other products in thin-walled PP containers wrapped tightly in a paperboard sleeve printed with high-impact graphics can be easily separated by consumers for recycling.
With the growth of the e-commerce channel to get products from distribution points or retail outlets to consumers, brand owners need to rethink how they are packaging bottles and other containers for optimum protection.
The biopolymers company has been working with Frito-Lay and other brands to commercialize the next generation of marine-degradable polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) biodegradable packaging that could be flushable at home.