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

Descriptors - Packaging, Packaging materials, Polyethylene, Thermoplastic polymers, Plastics, Linings (containers),...
This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and ProcessingAids (CEF)...
To support food businesses in following allergen requirements on labelling and providing information. Technical advice...
Overview of LCA schematic map of typical plastic processes
Examines the role glass has played in society - past, present, and into to the future.
This scientific opinion of the EFSA Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids deals...
This scientific opinion of CEF Panel deals with the risk assessment of polyacrylic acid, sodium salt crosslinked, FCM...
This code of practice provides practical guidance for container glass manufacturers on the safe operation, assessment...
Guidance on approaching the social pillar of sustainability
Descriptors - Packaging, Environmental cleanliness, Materials handling, Recycling, Plastics, Wastes
Showcase of resource efficient technologies such as machinery, tooling, materials and design from across the world....
Basic definition with further explanation