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.

Keep coming back as we frequently update the Hub with new thoughts, ideas, links and solutions. 


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.
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

This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids deals...
Link to publications on films and flexible packaging
European standards for aerosols
Packaging, Drugs, Leaflets, Instructions for use, Visually-impaired people, Blind people, Aids for the disabled,...
Developed in consultation with all sectors of the UK glass manufacturing industry, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE...
This site features research, news, and information about the packaging industry. Topics include sustainable packaging,...
Operators or organisations marketing European or imported beef are obliged to label the beef at all stages of the...
The World Packaging Organisation’s (WPO) WorldStar Student Awards is an international packaging design and technology...
Information related to sustainability of metal packaging
Papers highlighting pacakging's benefits and contributions to society
Design magazine / competition site
Highly specialised