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

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Patients rely on the information provided on a product to facilitate safe and effective use. Any errors could have fatal consequences. In...
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Steel - the Permanent Material in the Circular Economy micro-site has been launched by worldsteel.
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DS Smith Plc has announced the acquisition of TRM Packaging Ltd.
Cup waste
It is estimated that up to 3 billion paper cups are used in the UK every year, with demand expected to rise. Natalie Daniels looks at what...
The Yowk packaging solution from RPC Bebo was a finalist in the Best Convenience/’On-the-Go’ Packaging category.
The convenience benefits of two RPC packs have been recognised at the World Food Innovation Awards. The EasySnacking container from RPC...
Expected innovations
Survey relating to Packaging, Processing, Printing and Handling in France shows manufacturer confidence growing.

Sample packaging resources

Guides to all the major EU packaging legislations and policies. Good overviews of key topics
Highly specialised
European statistics
Explanation of recycling and other marks on packaging
How to apply for PCS approval, register, take on packaging producer responsibilities and comply under the approval.
This scientific opinion of EFSA deals with the safety evaluation of the recycling processes Preformia, STF, MPTS, PET...
This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids deals...
The compositional and labelling requirements for infant formulae and follow-on formulae intended for use by infants in...
This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavorings and Processing Aids (CEF)...
According to the Commission Regulation (EC) No 282/2008 of 27 March 2008 on recycled plastic materials intended to come...
Test methods and FEFCO standards and recommendations. Useful information for specifiers
Commission Regulation (EC) No 607/2009 lays down common rules concerning protected designations of origin and...