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Forget Recycling: Are You "Eco" Enough to Eat Your Own Packaging?

Forget Recycling: Are You "Eco" Enough to Eat Your Own Packaging? | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
TerraCycle looks at the possibility of the "greenest" packaging for candy yet.
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'Cost-conscious' airlines lead flight to PET packaged wine – Amcor - BeverageDaily.com

'Cost-conscious' airlines lead flight to PET packaged wine – Amcor - BeverageDaily.com | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
BeverageDaily.com'Cost-conscious' airlines lead flight to PET packaged wine – AmcorBeverageDaily.comAmcor uses a barrier coating developed by KHS Plasmax to lend its 187ml PET ...
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Ethylene Polymers Are Thermoplastic Polymers Which Are Utilized ...

1 of the most essential functions of this kind of materials in the context of packaging is that it has moderate to good barrier qualities to oxygen and carbon dioxide which tends to make is appropriate for food packaging.
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Bronco Wines flying high in PET - Packaging World

Bronco Wines flying high in PET - Packaging World | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Packaging WorldBronco Wines flying high in PETPackaging WorldWine packaged in PET bottles can be sold at parks, concerts, and other outdoor venues, while airlines are also drawn to the lightweight and sustainability benefits, according to Fred...
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Performance films developing rapidly - Ceepackaging

Performance films developing rapidly - Ceepackaging | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Also in the session on barrier technologies was a talk by Sven Sängerlaub, in materials development at the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Technology & Packaging. He talked about how common salt can be incorporated into ...
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Silgan to Buy Food Business Units - Analyst Blog - NASDAQ

Silgan to Buy Food Business Units - Analyst Blog - NASDAQ | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Silgan to Buy Food Business Units - Analyst BlogNASDAQThe plastic thermoformed food business offers thermoformed packaging solutions such as retortable bowls and barrier trays to companies dealing in packaged food and ready-meals worldwide.
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Raising the bar for barrier packaging : World Packaging News

Raising the bar for barrier packaging : World Packaging News | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Ultra-high barrier packaging materials in bio-polymers move into a new class http://t.co/fKrKc5K7 Brazil sugar cane contributes.
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Introducing Amcor MediCan, safe for healthcare products! - Healthcare Packaging

Introducing Amcor MediCan, safe for healthcare products! - Healthcare Packaging | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Healthcare PackagingIntroducing Amcor MediCan, safe for healthcare products!Healthcare PackagingAmcor Flexibles, the leading provider of packaging solutions for the ...
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Inspired by food: BASF introduces cosmetics packaging to prevent oxygen ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com

Inspired by food: BASF introduces cosmetics packaging to prevent oxygen ... - CosmeticsDesign-Europe.com | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Inspired by food: BASF introduces cosmetics packaging to prevent oxygen ...CosmeticsDesign-Europe.comEspecially with certain oils, mascara and hair dye products, ingredients can also permeate through plastic packaging, damaging the printing and...
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Raising the bar for barrier packaging : World Packaging News

Raising the bar for barrier packaging : World Packaging News | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
In a further development, Plantic has joined forces with the Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem to add the sugar cane-derived 'I'm green Polyethylene' to its ultra high barrier product range. The addition of this green PE ...
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The Sacmi Group breaks through the 1.4 billion Euro barrier - Packaging Europe

The Sacmi Group breaks through the 1.4 billion Euro barrierPackaging EuropeGrowth prospects have also been confirmed in the packaging machine sector: here, in a division that continues to represent both Italian and Emilia-Romagna excellence, sales...
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Kimberly-Clark uses packaging to reduce product waste - Greener Package

Kimberly-Clark uses packaging to reduce product waste - Greener Package | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Greener PackageKimberly-Clark uses packaging to reduce product wasteGreener PackageThis summer, Kimberly-Clark Health Care and Kimberly-Clark Professional, two of those four segments, are launching “SmartPULL*” packaging technology for its STERLING*...
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Sustainable Packaging on Menu for European Consortium - Design News

Sustainable Packaging on Menu for European Consortium - Design News | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Sustainable Packaging on Menu for European ConsortiumDesign NewsThe ISA-Pack project's main goal is to develop PHB (polyhydroxybutyrate) copolymer stretch films and HB (hydroxybutyrate) copolymer MAP (modified atmosphere packaging) gas barrier...
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Nanotechnology in Food Packaging - AZoNano.com

Nanotechnology in Food Packaging - AZoNano.com | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Nanotechnology in Food PackagingAZoNano.comSchematic of a nanostructured, multi-layer barrier film for use in packaging.
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Food Packaging Materials: The Basic Types

Although it needs high temperature in forming, glass packaging material has very good barrier properties and impermeability from gases and water vapor. It is mainly used for the production of bottles and jars, which can be ...
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Packaging Industry Blog: Packaging Industry Trends – Part II

Packaging Industry Blog: Packaging Industry Trends – Part II | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Packaging has been used as a barrier to keep consumable products safe since man first began trading goods. Plastics have taken over as the main material used to keep consumables safe from external influences such as ...
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Sustainability driving food packagers permeation testing - MOCON - FoodProductionDaily.com

Sustainability driving food packagers permeation testing - MOCON - FoodProductionDaily.com | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
FoodProductionDaily.comSustainability driving food packagers permeation testing - MOCONFoodProductionDaily.com“The barrier was changed and it doubled the shelf life and the switch to modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) led to a shelf life of 54...
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Barrier Plastics launches US production of its alternative to fluorinated HDPE - Plastics Today

Barrier Plastics launches US production of its alternative to fluorinated HDPEPlastics TodayPackaging manufacturer Barrier Plastics is launching the U.S.
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Gas barrier film

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Bicor MB866 OPP film has improved gas barrier properties for modified atmosphere packaging...
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Barrier Plastics Begins US Production of Sustainable Packaging ... - Azom.com

Barrier Plastics Begins US Production of Sustainable Packaging ... - Azom.com | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Barrier Plastics Begins US Production of Sustainable Packaging ...Azom.com... its sustainable packaging products, and is also starting the production of a new UN Rated 20L jerrican consisting of hazardous and corrosive chemicals.
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Bronco Wine Co. Expands Penetration in 187ml Wine Category With ... - WebWire (press release)

Bronco Wine Co. Expands Penetration in 187ml Wine Category With ... - WebWire (press release) | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
Bronco Wine Co. Expands Penetration in 187ml Wine Category With ...WebWire (press release)In addition, consumers are impressed with the glass-like appearance and the high quality of the packaging. A unique barrier coating technology developed by ...
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Printed CRYOVAC BDF barrier film from Sealed Air helps Tesco UK extend shelf ... - Ferret

Printed CRYOVAC BDF barrier film from Sealed Air helps Tesco UK extend shelf ... - Ferret | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
FerretPrinted CRYOVAC BDF barrier film from Sealed Air helps Tesco UK extend shelf ...Ferretby Sealed Air Australia Leading UK retailer, Tesco selected printed CRYOVAC BDF barrier film from Sealed Air as a safe and efficient packaging solution for...
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Jul 09-13, 2012: Inter/Micro - MVA Scientific Consultants, Inc.

Jul 09-13, 2012: Inter/Micro - MVA Scientific Consultants, Inc. | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
... is the Microscope Not Utilized in Your Science Class?” Rich Brown – “Characterization of Multilayer Foil Laminate Barrier Packaging Using a Combination of Scanning Electron Microscopy and Confocal Raman Microscopy” ...
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3 ways Walmart and its suppliers are reducing packaging - GreenBiz.com (blog)

3 ways Walmart and its suppliers are reducing packaging - GreenBiz.com (blog) | Barrier Packaging | Scoop.it
GreenBiz.com (blog)3 ways Walmart and its suppliers are reducing packagingGreenBiz.com (blog)Earlier this year, General Mills (NYSE: GIS) found a way to use it to reduce the amount of packaging it uses for its bulk boxes of Cheerios.
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How the FDA allows dangerous chemicals to be used in food packaging - msnbc.com (blog)

How the FDA allows dangerous chemicals to be used in food packagingmsnbc.com (blog)Critics contend that the protocols, defended by the chemical industry, have become an arbitrary barrier, shutting out important independent research.
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