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NatureWorks LLC: Flexible packaging adhesive reduces noise

Produced with Ingeo™ (PLA) based laminations, H.B. Fuller ‘s Flextra Quiet™ laminating adhesive is a water-based adhesive technology that reduces the noise levels in flexible packaging.
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Fabri-Kal Corporation: Fabri-Kal Corporation: Eco-friendly portion cups

Fabri-Kal has added portion cups and matching lids to its Greenware® family of environmentally friendly packaging.
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NatureWorks LLC: NatureWorks LLC: Enviro-responsible plastics

Spartech has introduced the REJUVEN8™ family of environmentally responsible plastics, said to reduce energy usage and greenhouse gas emissions compared to conventional materials.
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Seal-It, a division of Printpack: Seal-It, a division of Printpack: Seal-It, a division of Printpack: PLA Shrink Film

Seal-It, Inc. is introducing Plastic Suppliers' EarthFirst® TDO (transverse-direction oriented) shrink film to its existing group of PVC, PETG, and OPS shrink films.
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NatureWorks LLC: NatureWorks LLC: PLA Folding Cartons

NatureSource™ Visual Packaging from AGI/Klearfold is a folding carton made from NatureWorks PLA corn-based polymer. In addition to offering the desirable environmental benefit of being made from a sustainable, annually renewable resource, cartons are said to have clarity and durability that ensure consumer acceptance and brand performance.
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NatureWorks LLC: NatureWorks LLC: Environmentally friendly film

The Fasson Roll North America div. of Avery Dennison introduces EarthFirst™ PLA film. In a co-branding agreement with Plastic Suppliers, Avery Dennison will develop and market a variety of pressure-sensitive products incorporating this PLA film that uses NatureWorks PLA resin from NatureWorks LLC.
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NatureWorks LLC: NatureWorks LLC: Compostable polymer film

Plastic Suppliers has introduced EarthFirst™ PLA, made from Cargill Dow’s NatureWorks™ biopolymer. Film is available in clear and matte versions, and is 100% compostable because it is made from corn instead of petrochemicals.
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NatureWorks LLC: NatureWorks LLC: Fresh food containers

Packaging Direct is introducing a line of fresh food containers made from 100% corn-based NatureWorks™ PLA from Cargill Dow. The clear, hinged containers for packaging fresh produce are compliant with the common footprint configuration, as well as a variety of specialty containers for fresh herbs, garnishes, and seasonings.
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NatureWorks LLC: Compostable packaging

NatureWorks™ PLA from Cargill Dow (Minnetonka, MN) is a family of polymers that is derived entirely from renewable resources and is said to biodegrade in municipal and industrial composting facilities.