Pat Reynolds, VP Editor

Progress in paper bottles

In case you hadn’t noticed, the race for a paper bottle is on.
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Tetra Pak reports environmental gains on 2020 goals

The company moves toward its 2020 goals with higher access to carton recycling and increased awareness of resource scarcity, among other new solutions.
RPC's rigid 5-liter container for solvent-based products
Materials Product Brief

RPC: Rigid 5-liter solution for solvent-based products

RPC Containers launches a 5-liter co-extruded blow- molded jerrycan specially designed for the chemicals and solvents market, featuring a nylon barrier material that prevents the migration of solvents and a 38-mm tamper-evident cap.
K-Mug small
Package Case Study

Keurig coffee-to-go pods are recyclable

A new hot beverage pod from Keurig, the K-Mug, joins two other pod formats for the Keurig 2.0 brewing system that are now available in recyclable polypropylene.
Off The Shelf: Nestle’s paper bottle
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Off The Shelf: Nestle’s paper bottle

The six-pounder is heavy enough, but the 10.5-lb molded pulp container for Nestle Purina Petcare’s premium kitty litter is an impressive accomplishment.
Fresh-R-Pax mini-container
Materials Product Brief

Baltimore Innovations Ltd.: Mini containers for fresh fruit

Baltimore Innovations launches the Fresh-R-Pax “mini-container”.
Magellan dispensing closures
Materials Product Brief

Global Closure Systems: Lightweight dispensing closures

Global Closure Systems’ Magellan is available with 2 types of dispensing closures: a snowflake valve or a star shaped orifice.
Clariant: ColorForward 2016
Materials Product Brief

Clariant: ColorForward 2016 forecast unveiled

Clariant celebrates the 10th anniversary of its color forecasting guide for the plastics industry with the release of ColorForward 2016, featuring hot trends that include “Liquid Minds” and “Work It Girl.”
Materials Product Brief

VariBlend: Dual-dispensing 30-ml PET bottle

VariBlend adds to its on-the-go, custom-blending, dual-dispensing range with a new Sonoco 30-ml PET bottle and new 40-mm dispenser with secure locking design.

Hourglass-shaped bottle radiates energy

A shapely, easy to grasp, 4.75-oz bottle for XRCEL Sports Fuel micro-gel energy supplement delivers convenience and conveys vitality, with a silver shrink sleeve decorated with dynamic bands of color.


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