Tag Archives: Dulux


AkzoNobel increasing use of recycled content in its packaging

3 May 2013

UKSC and MR Tester Pot

AkzoNobel is extending its range of packaging containing post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastics with the introduction of custom moulded tester pots for its Cuprinol Garden Shades. The container is blow moulded in 100% recycled HDPE while the cap and applicator brush stem are injection moulded using 50% recycled PP.  The intention is to increase the amount [...]

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Environmental award goes to Dulux for paint can

1 Dec 2012

Green Apple Award pic 1

A Green Apple Gold Award has been given to Dulux for a plastic paint can for Dulux Colours using one-quarter recycled material.  The award conferred by the Green Organisation in the category ?Packaging that improves the sustainability of the product supply chain?.
Dulux Matt and Silk Colours is the first to market with a paint range in cans [...]


Dulux updates packaging

30 May 2012

Dulux_4 filary

The decorative paint market has become a very competitive area, but however less diversified. Producers have come to offer similar product concepts, use similar colour codes and communicate similar parameters and benefits. Given this homogeneity, changes had to be introduced so that Dulux brand could stand out.
Akzo Nobel, the producer of Dulux brand, decided to [...]