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Food and beverage

Compostible capsule for coffee introduced

6 Mar 2017

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With single serve drinks systems continuing to grow in popularity, cialis 40mg there is an increasing requirement to balance the demand for capsules with sustainable packaging solutions.
RPC Bebo has now developed an innovative coffee capsule material that is able to be industrially composted while still delivering long-term protection of the contents and being able [...]


McDonalds to drop polystyrene cups in favour of paper

29 Sep 2013

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Following successful pilot schemes, check check McDonald?s announced last week that it will replace polystyrene foam hot beverage cups with paper-based cups at all its 14, cheap 000 U.S. restaurants.
It seems as though this change has come about after persuasion by an environmental pressure group As You Sow which aims to persuade companies [...]


Bride wears recycled plastic cups at wedding

20 Aug 2013

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An innovative way of recycling plastic cups has been founds – by turning them into a wedding dress!   The dress has been created for Tracey Leahy, managing director of Mannvend, a member of the Associated Vending Association – the UK’s largest independent vending purchasing group, which has a five-year contract with Kenfig to supply plastic [...]


Bioplastics firm sponsoring PLA recycling awareness

1 Dec 2012

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Lactic acid based bioplastics producer Purac has sponsored the Perpetual Plastic Project to highlight how easily Poly Lactic Acid (PLA) bioplastic can be recycled. PLA drinking cups were provided by Purac; intended for use at events where people can immediately recycle them into new products after use. The project is designed to educate people on [...]


Plastic extrusion and thermoforming lines for sale

26 Sep 2012

Huhtamaki Foodservice Germany is selling via online auction  a selection of plastic extrusion and thermoforming lines as well as equipment for the production of lids, treatment cups, containers and trays surplus to ongoing operations.
The equipment is from Illig, Gabler, Bellaplast and Kiefel.
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Speciality beverages boost demand for cups and lids

17 Sep 2012


Demand for cups and lids in the US is forecast to increase 4.1 percent per year to USD8.9 billion in 2016, treatment with growth driven by above average gains for food packaging cups and a favorable outlook for foodservice revenues.  The growing importance of specialty beverages among foodservice operators will be a key factor, [...]