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Hot News in Plastic Packaging Sustainability

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Breaking developments: lubes from waste, snazzy in-store bottle recycling, bioplastic infographic, microplastics in-depth, future-ready flexibles.

The amount of news related to sustainable packaging developments is overwhelming.

In fact, the majority of content posted at PlasticsToday involves sustainability in some way. Yet there are as many features we publish as there are opportunities for more.

That’s the idea behind this regularly updated newsfeed of Tweets that center on plastics’ recycling, bioplastics, and other closely related news, issues, and innovations surrounding circularity for plastic packaging.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In short, use tethered caps:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sustainable packaging innovation "works by creating a unique pattern in the sidewalls of a thermoformed container."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seems obvious now, doesn’t it?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hot-button topics of ocean plastics, robotics, and 3D printing merge.

 

 

 

 

HP diverting 92,000 plastic bottles from oceans and landfills.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clever kid!

 

 

 

 

 

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