Tag Archives: toy

Analysis

EU report confirms toy counterfeiting is not child’s play

20 Aug 2013

Ian Lancaster, IHMA

New statistics revealing the impact of counterfeit toys on the EU have highlighted the threat posed to children’s safety by unscrupulous criminals, says the trade body representing the global hologram industry.
 
That’s the message from the International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA), which is urging manufacturers to review and, if necessary, redouble their brand protection and authentication [...]

Environment

Bioplastics firm sponsoring PLA recycling awareness

1 Dec 2012

purac recycle

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 [...]