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

Published 31 January 2014. Descriptors - Packaging machines, Materials handling, Safety measures, Equipment safety,...
Descriptors - Packaging, Materials handling, Standards, Dimensions, Unit loads, Preferred sizes, Size, Stacking, Pallets
Developed in consultation with all sectors of the UK glass manufacturing industry, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE...
This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF...
Guidance on approaching the social pillar of sustainability
This toolkit has been provided to support industry understanding on the calculation of national recycled content...
The purpose of this Uniform Standard for Wood Pallets (hereinafter referred to as the Standard) is to establish...
Fruit juices are labelled in accordance with the general rules laid down in Directive 2000/13/EC relating to foodstuffs...
Discusses the potential value and application of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)as a design tool. Overview, what is LCA?,...
Details of On-Pack recycling scheme launched by BRC with support of WRAP. Included within General Design Guide
How to apply for PCS approval, register, take on packaging producer responsibilities and comply under the approval.
In the area of food packaging benzophenone and 4-methylbenzophenone are used as initiators for printing inks cured by...