The proposed ban comes after figures have revealed that one-in-25 children aged 10 or 11 in England were now classed as ‘severely obese’.
The Materials Recovery for the Future (MRFF) research program has partnered with Audubon, Pennsylvania-based J.P. Mascaro & Sons Inc. to pilot single-stream curbside recycling of flexible plastic packaging (FPP). The company’s TotalRecycle material recovery facility (MRF) in Berks County, Pennsylvania, will process the material, demonstrating the technical and economic feasibility of recycling FPP from residential single-stream recycling programs.
Canadian company GlobalVision has announced the release of the world’s first digital Colour Inspection system for print and packaging. The technology makes it far easier for colour inspections by creating a digital environment for the colour evaluation process for PDFs and printed components.
Innovia Films is launching a new Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) Rayoface™ facestock film specifically designed for reclosable applications, such as wet wipes.
US based Phoseon Technology will accelerate flexographic converter companies’ transition to UV LED curing.
Jet Technologies is very happy to announce Paul Mercuri as their newest Technical Sales Representative working out of Jet's Melbourne office.
Melbourne printer takes a fresh approach to success in labels & packaging.
Alex Knott, of the Dow Chemical Company, has been chosen as the recipient of the R. Stanton Avery Pioneer Award for the 2018 Label Industry Global Awards.
Sun Chemical will increase the prices of all ultraviolet (UV) and electron beam (EB) inks in Europe by 4-6 percent, effective July 1, 2018.
Devin McCart, global business development manager for RotoMetrics claims the new sleeves are receiving acclaim and the answer for many printers who are struggling to print with damaged sleeves, some with deep razor marks on the surface where tape is often trimmed and the plates mounted.