ESPOO, Finland, Nov. 16, 2015 (Press Release) -Valmet has successfully started up new coating technology, featuring multilayer curtain coating, at Mayr-Melnhof Kolicevo board machine 3 (BM 3) in Slovenia. Valmet's delivery included a new OptiCoat Layer curtain coater with supply system and a new OptiCoat blade coater.Read more
The Scanstar awards are organised by the Scandinavian Packaging Association (SPA), a body incorporating the national packaging organisations of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.Read more
TetraPak has collected two awards at the 2015 World Beverage Innovation Ceremony held in BrauBevial.
Tetra Pak® E3 was recognised within the Best Manufacturing/Processing Innovation category. The filling machine series uses electron beams instead of hydrogen peroxide to sterilise packaging material. The benefits to customers include lower operational costs, improved environmental performance and increased production flexibility.Read more
LONDON,(Press Release) - McDonald's has achieved a key milestone in its journey to source 100% sustainable packaging in Europe
McDonald's has announced that as of October 2015, all centrally-sourced packaging* that is distributed across its 38 European markets** is chain-of-custody certified, with wood fibre coming from recycled sources or forests certified to one of two globally recognized standards for responsible forest management: Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) standard or a Programme for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) national standard.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, (Press Release) -Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, is investing EUR 38 million in an extrusion coating line and related infrastructure at its Husum mill in Sweden. The line with a paperboard extrusion coating capacity of approximately 100,000 t/a will be taken into use at the beginning of 2017.Read more