Provisional data published by the Environment Agency has indicated that aluminium has exceeded the 2019 packaging recycling target of 112,200 tonnes (61%); the data reports 114,748 tonnes collected for recycling, a 15% increase on 2018.
– EcoVadis, the provider of business sustainability ratings, has awarded Can-Pack a silver rating for the company’s sustainability performance. This rating places Can-Pack in the top 2% of companies in the metal manufacturing industry assessed by EcoVadis.
Koenig & Bauer MetalPrint has launched a new wide belt conveyor for UV drying systems.
The low carbon diet could potentially attract a greater following than veganism due its relatively more flexible approach to reducing the greenhouse gas emissions associated with our diets, says GlobalData, the data and analytics company.
As much as 90.4% of tinplate packaging used in Germany was recycled in 2018. This finding was published by the Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung (GVM) in its recently published annual recycling report for packaging.
The British Aerosol Manufacturers’ Association (BAMA) has appointed Peter Watmough, global detection products manager at Cascade Technologies, a division of Emerson Automation Solutions, as vice-chair of the Association.