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A messy battle: Disparate groups work to solve full-wrap shrink sleeve label recycling issues

Friday, May 10th, 2013 | Permalink

All Sites If you’re an attendee of a conference, of any kind, typically the drama factor is pretty low, especially toward the end of the day when people are more concerned about if they will order steak or fish at dinner and if a bottle of wine is a bit excessive for a Tuesday night. read more

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A messy battle: Disparate groups work to solve full-wrap shrink sleeve label recycling issues

Plastic ‘bottle’ solution to plastic bottles

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 | Permalink

The Anti-Bottle is a foldable, rollable, reusable plastic water bottle intended to address the concerns raised by traditional plastic bottles. An inner layer of polyethylene is bonded to two nylon layers to create a container that stands when full, can be tucked away when empty, and run through the dishwasher when needed. Besides being reusable, the Anti-Bottle is BPA- and phthalate-free, and said to be environmentally conscious by using less energy to manufacture and transport due to its reduced bulk. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – April 2013 Keywords:  Kraiburg TPE thermoplastic elastomers read more

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PET and PEN ship-in-a-bottle design lets plastics replace glass

Friday, February 15th, 2013 | Permalink

Atlanta—Tracy Momany showed audience members of The Packaging Conference (Feb. 4-6; Atlanta, GA) a video of a 4-ft drop demonstration between a glass bottle and a new plastic packaging called BrightPak. “Being a plastics person, I couldn’t resist showing this video where the glass bottle breaks, while the plastic bottle bounces,” said Momany, VP of Plastics Technologies, Inc . (PTI). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastics packaging The Packaging Conference PET bottle BrightPak PEN read more

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