Welcome to the Packaging Hub - your gateway to packaging expertise

The Packaging Hub is a website created to provide a central information point about packaging. Further details

You can browse the links at the top and the side for information about packaging topics, search the site for resources and guidance, or browse the links at the bottom of the page, which are a random selection of the many resources available.

News

courtesy of RPC Group Plc
UK based RPC Group has acquired packaging firm British Polythene Industries (BPI).
Placon
Handler safety, ease of use and convenience are all achieved through the unique packaging designed for NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes...
Digimarc Barcode
A new alternative to the barcode – the Digimarc Barcode – can appear almost imperceptibly many times on a package, making scanning much...
Infographic
A new infographic shows how the industry is adopting sustainable practices
Duma Combi
Gerresheimer is presenting two new products at FCE Pharma in Sao Paulo, Brazil from May 10 to 12 - Biopack and Duma Combi. Biopack is a...
Coca-Cola 'one-brand'-packaging
Coca-Cola has announced the launch of new graphics that use one visual identity system featuring Coca-Cola Red as a unifying color across...

Sample packaging resources

Overview of PET packaging including some sustainability information.
The labelling of these products should include information concerning the particular characteristics of the product,...
Descriptors - Packaging, Materials handling, Standards, Dimensions, Unit loads, Preferred sizes, Size, Stacking, Pallets
The Common Footprint (CF) is a Europe-wide standard that guarantees safe and efficient stacking of all fruit and...
This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF...
This Global Life Cycle Inventory Data for the Primary Aluminium Industry report is an update for data year 2010,...
The World Packaging Organisation’s (WPO) WorldStar Student Awards is an international packaging design and technology...
A packaging item compliant with the 'compostability' criteria set in BS EN 13432 is 'compostable...
The Glass Packaging Institute has produced a comprehensive Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of the North American glass...
Report on how the brain reacts to packaging. Useful information regarding consumer attitudes
Report to show benefits of recycling key materials
Life cycle analysis methodology for packaging