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

An EFSA Scientific Cooperation (ESCO) Working Group listed substances released by non-plastic food contact materials...
Sources of wood fibre for beverage cartons. Heavily promotional but some useful data
Assists in achieving efficiency in the management of the supply chain relies on having fast, accurate and timely...
The Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids (CEF) was asked by the European...
Regulation (EC) No 1925/2006 establishes the list of vitamins and minerals which are authorised to be added to foods....
Description of each of the major plastics processing technologies
LCA methodology for plastics
This scientific opinion of EFSA deals with the risk assessment of the active substances sodium carboxymethylcellulose,...
The harmonisation of the production, labelling and control of organic products (Council Regulation (EC) No 834/2007)...
Useful MORI consumer attitude survey
The national Regulations of 2012 provide a single point of reference for businesses and enforcement authorities by...
Compilation of NAPCOR's most frequently asked questions about PET safety and the answers.