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.


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 (CEF...
Caseins and caseinates intended for human consumption are a type of lactoprotein (proteins founds in milk). Directive...
Information on allergens, ingredients, food and color additives, food contact substances, and labeling requirements.
Commission Regulation (EC) No 41/2009 provides common rules concerning the composition and labelling of foodstuffs...
Voluntary standards intended to provide a basis for achieving compatibility and interchangeability between...
The Scientific Panel on Food Additives, Flavourings, Processing Aids and Materials in Contact with Food (AFC) has been...
General position paper
Description of each of the major plastics processing technologies
Highly specialised
Link to register for access to Australian Freight labelling guideline
Additives information by type. Detailed links of the basics of what additives do and how then can be used
Basic definition with further explanation