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The news section below brings in the latest news items from selected reputable packaging news sources (Packaging News, Packaging Digest and Food Production Daily) by RSS. Clicking on any of these headlines will take you to the external website which publishes the content. The Packaging Hub did not originate any of these news items and is not responsible for content from external sites.

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Chiltern Railways unveils cup recycling scheme

Packaging News - Thu, 14/02/2019 - 23:55

Chiltern Railways has become the UK’s first train operator to implement coffee cup recycling at its stations.

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Macfarlane Packaging appoints group regional director

Packaging News - Thu, 14/02/2019 - 09:23

Macfarlane Packaging has appointed Sean Staley as group regional director for the East Midlands.

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Pregis presents SX system at European shows

Packaging News - Thu, 14/02/2019 - 08:52

Protective packaging specialists, Pregis, will be introducing the availability of Sharp bagging solutions at packaging events across Europe this coming spring.

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ADF&PCD New York | Organisers unveil 2019 plans

Packaging News - Thu, 14/02/2019 - 05:10

ADF&PCD New York is set to return to the Altman Building & Metropolitan Pavilion on September 17 &18, 2019.

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Pitreavie invests £1m in Fife ‘Packaging Centre of Excellence’

Packaging News - Wed, 13/02/2019 - 17:40

Scottish Packaging and industrial supplies company Pitreavie Group announced a £1.1m investment plan.

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Coveris opens its doors on new Pack Positive Centre

Packaging News - Wed, 13/02/2019 - 16:13

Packaging manufacturer Coveris has opened its sustainable development centre in Leeds.

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CPI and WRAP unveil new paper recycling guidelines

Packaging News - Wed, 13/02/2019 - 10:50

The Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) has linked up with WRAP to launch new guidelines on recycling.

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Pollards ‘builds sustainability’ into the design process

Packaging News - Wed, 13/02/2019 - 08:53

Pollard Group has created a Sustainability Checklist to help customers maximise the sustainability benefits of their packaging.

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Packaging Innovations 2019 | Law Print to highlight recyclable products

Packaging News - Wed, 13/02/2019 - 07:29

Law Print Pack is set to showcase its new generation of plastic packaging solutions at Packaging Innovations 2019, 27-28 February at the Birmingham NEC.

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Industry leaders warn of Brexit pressure on business

Packaging News - Tue, 12/02/2019 - 17:34

A letter from business leaders has urged the government to pause consultations on food, farming and environmental issues due to Brexit.

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MPs call for ‘Plastic Packaging Plan’ to stop waste exports and create green jobs

Packaging News - Tue, 12/02/2019 - 10:15

A new think-tank report is calling for zero plastic packaging ‘waste’ export, backed by cross-party MPs.

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‘Trump look-alike’ appears on US military meal packaging

Packaging News - Tue, 12/02/2019 - 10:11

Some US military personnel have recently been surprised to see an uncanny resemblance to their commander-in-chief when biting into their ready meals.

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Natural causes | Special report – bioplastics

Packaging News - Mon, 11/02/2019 - 21:30

Could a greater focus upon provenance be the making of plastic packaging in the future? Des King reports on the growth prospects for biobased materials

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Fact finding mission | Special report – FPA Environment Seminar

Packaging News - Mon, 11/02/2019 - 21:10

Philip Chadwick reports from the Foodservice Packaging Association’s Environmental Seminar at Stationers’ Hall, London, which saw MPs, academics and industry figures address the key issues

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OPRL marks tenth anniversary as recycling hits spotlight

Packaging News - Mon, 11/02/2019 - 18:36

The On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL) is marking its tenth anniversary as the issue of recycling continues to hit the headlines.

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