According to Q3 data published by the UK’s Environment Agency in November, aluminium packaging recycling rates have increased for the third quarter in a row and remain firmly on track to exceed their annual target.
Value chain partners have joined forces with AkzoNobel in the fields of circular solutions, process efficiency and solvent reduction in a determined effort to collectively reduce carbon emissions in the paints and coatings value chain.
APEAL, The Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging, has cautiously welcomed the general approach of the Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation (PPWR) published by the European Commission.
Industrial Physics is encouraging customers involved in industrial coatings looking to reduce energy costs to consider the energy saving properties of its TQC Sheen CurveX 4 and CurveX Nano Oven Logger Kits.
The scheme, operated by Deposit Return Scheme Ireland CLG, trading as Re-turn, will include PET plastic bottles and aluminium and steel cans between 150ml and 3 litres.
PPG has announced the completion of a Colourful Communities project with Ardagh Metal Packaging in Des Plaines, which helped revitalise the facilities of Clean Up – Give Back, a non-profit that organises trash clean-ups in Illinois.
Henkel and cyclos-HTP Institute (CHI), a company specialised in the classification, assessment and certification of recyclability of packaging and goods, have announced a strategic partnership.
A new consumer engagement campaign, ‘Foil in Love with Recycling’, has been introduced by Pendle Borough Council in the UK, run in partnership with the Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro).
The Canned Good Coalition has donated near 80,480 pounds of fruits, vegetables and beans in steel cans to those that were affected by the devastation from Hurricane Ian.
INX International UK, a subsidiary of INX International, was recently awarded with a Silver medal for a Sustainability assessment conducted by EcoVadis.
Ardagh Metal Packaging has achieved ASI Performance Standard V2 (2017) Certification with a focus on Material Stewardship at its regional central organisation in Bonn, Germany and its beverage can body production plant in La Ciotat Cedex, France.