Supplier News

Amcor Rigid Plastics purchases Eco-Groupe assets

The company acquires the manufacturing assets and the intellectual property of Eco-Groupe Inc.
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Amcor SecurePlus closure
Materials Product Brief

Amcor Rigid Plastics: Child-resistant closures for eye droppers

The two-piece SecurePlus child-resistant closure meets new government protocols for ophthalmic packaging.
Packaging for Comfort Intense combines a droplet-shaped bottle and high-energy graphics.
Package Case Study

Bottle gets the drop on fabric softener category

Ultra-concentrated fabric softener line from Unilever debuts in a droplet-shaped bottle with a vibrant full-body label that conveys the formula’s intense fragrance and freshness.
Tekni-Plex Tri-Seal
Supplier News

Tekni-Plex expands Tri-Seal manufacturing to India

Tekni-Plex expands global Tri-Seal closure liner manufacturing to recently acquired Ghiya Extrusions in India.
Dow Innate Resin
Materials Product Brief

Dow: High-performance film resins

New INNATE family of resins provides stiffness/toughness balance with improved processing and sustainability profiles.
Alternatives to Barex
Feature Article

Alternatives to Barex take on nicotine in permeability tests

Testing is the key to finding and testing alternatives to Barex for the sealant layer in transdermal patch constructions, say Bemis scientists.
Left to right: Axel Glade, Head of Plant Hueck Folien; Achim Grefenstein, Head of Group R&D; Gerold Riegler, COO Constantia Flex
Supplier News

Constantia Flexibles opens new Competence Center for films

The state-of-the-art Competence Center is for the R&D of polymer films and film laminates.
PET Recycling Report

Good news for 2014 PET recycling rates

U.S. PET container recycling rate for 2014 holds at 31%, while rPET usage in domestic markets hits an all-time high, according to annual NAPCOR/APR report.
Sartorius Stedim Biotech: Single-use bags
Materials Product Brief

Sartorius Stedim Biotech: Single-use bags

Flexsafe 3D bags provide robustness, performance, and quality consistency for bioprocesses.
Repak's Strivo connector
Materials Product Brief

Rapak: Twist-lock bag-in-box connector

Rapak North America launches a new twist-lock bag-in-box connecting system, named Strivo, to global markets.


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