Two-thirds (66%) of Americans agree that “if a product is not easy/convenient for me to recycle, I probably would not recycle it,” according to a Harris Poll conducted on behalf of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (Washington, DC).
Mondelez (East Hanover, NJ) announced a new commitment to make all packaging recyclable and provide recycling information by 2025 as part of the company’s strategy for a circular packaging economy.
Legislation prohibiting the use of plastic disposables for catering to schools, universities and nurseries “appears to be against European law, as it creates a disruption of the single-use market value chain, violating the free circulation of...
The newly formed Mauser Packaging Solutions (Oakbrook, IL) claims to be the first of its kind to reliably and sustainably deliver products and services across the entire packaging lifecycle for customers around the globe.
This slide show details how some of the year’s most innovative thermoformers, honored by the Thermoforming Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (Bethel, CT) in its annual parts competition, helped OEMs achieve winning designs in the...
Optimized for ecommerce, the new Seventh Generation (Burlington, VT) laundry bottle uses 60% less plastic, 50% less water and tops that off with a super-convenient dosing technology.
Love Beauty and Planet products and packaging support the environment using a special BOPP label adhesive that optimizes PET bottle recycling.
The company’s global sustainability director discusses plans to have 100% recyclable and sustainably sourced polymers by 2028.
Polyamide waste is upcycled and given a new lease on life as fins, fin boxes, SUP pumps and other structural parts in surfboards.
A researcher’s observation that garbage patches floating in the ocean are breeding new ecosystems reminded this editor of a classic George Carlin skit.