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Materials Product Brief
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Eco-Products Inc: Eco-friendly cups

Made from 100% renewable resources, Eco-Products’ “ZERO by Eco-Products” is a line of hot cups and cold cups whose carbon impacts have been measured and fully offset through a partnership with leading carbon offset provider Renewable Choice Energy.
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Liquid yogurt containers are extrusion blown neck-to-neck.
Machine Case Study
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Yogurt containers blown neck to neck

Wimm Bill Dann, a major Russian dairy producer adds capacity by making its yogurt bottles neck-to-neck on a reciprocating blow molding machine.
Consumer with can
News
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FDA to respond to petition to ban BPA

While the agency weighs evidence that both supports and opposes the controversial chemical, consumers may make the ultimate decision.
The 1-gal 6-layer jar weighs just 160 g.
Package Case Study
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1-gal plastic jars for foodservice olives

Aceitunas del Guadalquivir of Seville, Spain, is the first to commercialize an innovative six-layer coextrusion blow molded jar for olives that is notable for its size and for its ability to withstand high-temperature filling processes (hot fill, pasteurization, or sterilisation to 122◦C in retort).
Package Case Study
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Retro steel can for beer

American craft beer brewer Churchkey Can Co. is bringing back a package long associated with Americana with the launch of Churchkey’s handcrafted Pilsner-style beer in a three-piece, flat top steel can.
Independent studies showed that that the eos lip-care package scored high on a measure of consumers’ response to innovative design.
Feature Article
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Balancing risk with innovation

One of the major roles of the packaging R&D function is to identify and address all the risk areas in a project, one by one.
Column/Opinion
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Thieves target Liquid Tide

Is the brand awash in thefts, and what can be learned from a packaging perspective?
Package Case Study
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Playful label designs for artisan cider 'upset the apple cart'

U.K. cider maker Orchard Pig works with design firm to capture the playfulness of its namesake in new labels that bring its product to the mainstream.
Materials Product Brief
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Bway: Recyclable metal, plastic, hybrid containers

BWAY offers more than 270 recyclable metal, plastic, and hybrid containers, including the open-head ECO-PAIL.
Materials Product Brief
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CSafe LLC : Temperature-sensitive shipper

Designed for the pharmaceutical market, CSafe’s AcuTemp SVS is a compact active compressor-driven shipper with the same temperature management and data-recording features of their AcuTemp RKN, but in a size that reduces the footprint of shipping less-than-full-pallet loads.

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