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Packaging World       Anne Marie Mohan
Sponsor: Klockner Pentaplast March 5, 2012 | Edited by Anne Marie Mohan

Pentalabel® roll-sleeve films for full-body impact >>

See kp's new high-performance alternative to roll-on shrink-on and paper labels. Now you can show off your product with full-body, multiple-contoured coverage and superior graphics for maximum shelf appeal. Watch our video.

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White Paper: Roll-Sleeve Film-Shaping Brand Identity >>

Show off your product with full-body, multiple contoured coverage and superior graphics for maximum shelf appeal. This innovative Pentalabel® roll-on solution runs on existing roll-fed labeling equipment with the latest seaming technology. Learn more.

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AT&T chooses renewable-resource TerraPET® film >>

When AT&T put out the call for a more sustainable packaging film, they found their answer in Pentaform® TerraPET® films from kp. TerraPET® film, made from up to 30% renewable-resource content from sugar cane, offers the same clarity and performance as traditional APET. Learn more.

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Watch our video: See what we have done with 10.1 billion recycled beverage bottles >>

SmartCycle®films, a PCR-content polyester, is made from recycled plastic bottles for use with your existing processing and sealing methods. Learn more for food packaging, retail packaging, and boxmaking. Watch our video.

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White Paper: Sustainability through Design-Minimizing Total System Waste >>

Learn how today's packaging technologies offer innovative ways to optimize package design and reduce environmental impact. Learn more.

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'Perfect storm' brewing for packaging EPR in the U.S.

Local and state governments' lack of funds and brand owners' desire to see their packaging materials recycled are driving a movement toward EPR in the U.S.

Sparkling water takes flight with 'natural' design

The brand promise of crisp, natural refreshment is embodied in the package design for Something Natural sparkling water.....

Steuben patents' threat to bottled aseptics

As little as a year ago, informed observers were bullish on the growth of aseptically packaged low-acid beverages in plastic bottles. Now they're not so sure....

Environmentally friendly packaging in nine steps

Improving the sustainability of packaging is a hot topic for packaging professionals. The packaging industry has seen sustainability progress from the latest buzzword to an everyday part of our vocabulary. Still, there is room for basic knowledge and guidance.....

Tools in the fight against fake pharmaceuticals

Online distribution channel monitoring, USP guidance, suppliers, and pharmaceutical firms battle pharmaceutical counterfeiting....

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Small-cell paper void-fill system offers flexibility, sustainability
Sealed Air's new footswitch-activated paper void fill system FasFil® EZ™ is designed to fit in a workcell packaging environment.



Flexible packaging innovation gallery >>

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PLMA's Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference
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NPE 2012
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Sustainable Packaging Symposium 2012
Join us for sustainability's premiere event, produced by Greener Package and the Institute for Sustainability (AIChE) April 3-5 at the Hilton Americas in Houston, TX.

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