Elkem has invested around EUR 36 million to upgrade and debottleneck its silicone upstream plant in Roussillon, France

The board of directors has approved a 20,000 metric tons capacity expansion, bringing the effective silicone intermediates capacity from Elkem’s upstream plant in Roussillon, France to 100,000 metric tons per annum while delivering productivity, cost, sustainability, and climate protection...

Avery Dennison’s emissions reduction targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi)

The targets covering greenhouse gas emissions from the company’s operations (scopes 1 and 2) are in line with reductions required to keep warming to no more than 1.5°C, the most ambitious goal of the Paris Agreement and what the latest climate science has told us is needed to prevent the most...

Thành Phú Packaging has been recognized by the European Rotogravure Association (ERA) with a Gravure Award in the Printed Products category

Thành Phú is a family-owned and operated flexible packaging manufacturer in Vietnam continuously working on recyclable alternatives to conventional laminated film structures, aiming for easy recyclability and full circularity. 

The winning mono-material packaging is a reverse-printed flat...

French Group LSDH has opted for Mondi’s first recyclable functional barrier paper bag for its Les Crudettes salad range

Sustainable packaging is a fully integrated technology. Mondi operates across the value chain from sustainably managed forests to producing pulp and kraft paper, applying the coating, and printing the final material.

The French salad brand has replaced its transparent, glossy...

Appvion Operations has introduced a patent-pending, phenol-free technology that is foundational for its future direct thermal portfolio

The patent-pending chemistry allows Appvion to develop complete phenol-free direct thermal technologies to complement current product offerings. The new phenol-free technology design produces a heat-stable product that meets or exceeds all critical product characteristics.

‘As an industry...

Actega has appointed flexographic industry expert Robbie King, Jr., strategic account manager for the Flexible Packaging Business Line in North America

This newly created role demonstrates the company’s ongoing commitment to the flexible packaging and labels industry, as well as its drive to expand its market share in the region.

Jim Harris, director of sales for flexible packaging in North America at Actega, said: ‘It was clear that...

Durable label materials are designed for automotive applications

Lecta has increased the price of all its specialty papers grades increase by 12 to 14 percent
The new prices for thermal, carbonless, labels and flexible packaging papers will be effective on deliveries from new orders and applied in all markets.  
 
These new quotations will be subject to the addition of surcharges due to the uncontrollable and...
Antalis Packaging has appointed its former head of business development, John Garner, to the newly created role of head of innovation and design

The appointment comes in response to the increasingly complex needs of customers seeking to fulfill their requirements for packaging materials while improving the sustainability and carbon footprint of their businesses. 

‘I am passionate about the environment, but I am also very aware...

Mondi has supplied a range of recyclable mono-material pet food packaging for Hau-Hau Champion, one of Finland’s most recognized brands in the premium dog food segm

The new packaging fulfills the pet food producer’s objective to launch a reclosable and recyclable packaging that does not compromise the performance and retains strong brand recognition in stores. It also addresses sustainability concerns of end consumers that are playing more of a role in the...

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