Items Tagged with 'renewable resources'


Materials Technology: flexible packaging

Green processes and products

Biobased products and films for greener flexible packaging take root.
By Erin Wolford, Contributing Editor
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We must all agree that sustainability is not just a fad after all, and that it is here to stay. How can we make that assessment?
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Cereal box liners go green

Cascadian Farm debuts first-ever cereal box liner made from renewable plant sources
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Cascadian Farm, makers of more than 75 delicious organic products, today announced it has introduced its first-ever cereal box liner made from renewable plant sources. Cascadian Farm Cinnamon Crunch cereal is now packaged in an inner bag made from up to 57% certified plant-based material.
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Carton pack generates less CO2, adds screw cap

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The combibloc EcoPlus carton pack generates less CO2, and is now also available with the very lightweight and therefore extremely resource efficient combiCap screw cap – a packaging solution that combines environmentally friendly features and exceptional convenience.
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Aligning sustainability with what consumers truly want

By Stergios Bititsios
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When it comes to packaging, MMR recognizes that sustainability spans the entire packaging lifecycle

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We must win the real world hunger games

By Michael Zacka
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The food industry faces myriad and complex challenges ahead.
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Labels: Applying the pressure

By Liz Cuneo, Editor-in-Chief
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Innovative materials and pioneering applications really stick.
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Rows of Green

By Liz Cuneo, Editor-in-Chief
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How packaging is improving the environmental landscape.
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Protein products powered by packaging

By Rick Lingle
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These examples show how meat, poultry and seafood products receive a major boost from packaging that’s anything but the same old same old.
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Sustainability in 2012: Putting the 6Rs into Thought and Action

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Thought Leader insights and industry developments and examples show where sustainable packaging is headed in 2012. 
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Food Packager of the Year: Heinz sets the table with packaging innovation

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Top Heinz managers keep innovation center-of-plate and help push the limits of the company's packaging developments.
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2014 Beverage Breakthroughs of the Year

Beverage packaging innovations huff, puff and blow traditional packaging down.
9/30/14 2:00 am EDT

Achieving High Speeds and Maximizing Productivity on Your Packaging Line

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Food and Beverage Packaging

FBP September 2014 cover

2014 September

Check out the September 2014 issue of Food & Beverage Packaging, with features on flexible packaging, robots in packaging, and much more!

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Dairy Packaging

What dairy foods packaging trends do you see being the most popular in coming years?
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The Food and Beverage Packaging Store

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Modified Atmosphere and Active Packaging Technologies

Many factors are relevant in making the proper choice of food packaging material, including those related to shelf life and biodegradability.

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FBP Buyer's Guide

2013 FBP Buyers Guide



Food and Beverage Packaging's Buyer's Guide provides a list of suppliers of food and beverage packaging solutions. 

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