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

This standard was approved by NWPCA on May 2012.
Packaging should be designed to meet market and consumer needs, including accessibility. This resource addresses the...
Voluntary standards intended to provide a basis for achieving compatibility and interchangeability between...
Optimising environmental performance
This scientific opinion of EFSA deals with the risk assessment of the open-cell expanded polystyrene, manufactured with...
List of plastics abbreviations with definitions
Contract packer list
Highly specialised
Specified Quantities are the fixed sizes certain goods must be sold in.
According to the Commission Regulation (EC) No 282/2008 of 27 March 2008 on recycled plastic materials intended to come...
Paper Technology Journal
Magazine for the European converting and packaging printing industry