WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK, April 8, 2019 (Press Release) -Sun Chemical will exhibit its portfolio for functional, industrial and specialty print applications suitable for a broad range of market sectors at InPrint USA 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky USA, from April 9-11 at stand 405.
WEXHAM SPRINGS, UK , April 2, 2019 (Press Release) -Luminescence Sun Chemical Security, the security inks division of Sun Chemical, will use the forthcoming Currency Conference from 7 to 11 April 2019 in Dubai, UAE, to launch ASPECT, its new range of Level 2, machine-readable security inks for banknotes and to show the technology to the global banknote community for the first time.Read more
APPLETON, WI, March 28, 2019 (Press Release) -Appvion Operations, Inc. (“Appvion”), North America’s largest producer of direct thermal receipt paper, supports the American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) testimony that was presented before the California State Assembly Committee on Natural Resources on March 25, 2019. The AF&PA called for state legislature to reconsider AB 161.Read more
BIELEFELD, Germany , Feb. 4, 2019 (Press Release) -At the end of 2016, the European Union decided (No. 66 of Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No. 1907/2006 ("REACH")) to prohibit the use of Bisphenol A in thermal paper. Although this does not come into force until the beginning of 2020 we have decided to initiate the changeover phase earlier, and are changing to BPA-free products from 1 July 2019.
The aim of this is to ensure that no thermoscript product containing BPA is supplied to the EU market either by us or by our customers after January 2020.Read more
TROIS-RIVIERES, QC , March 26, 2019 (Press Release) -Kruger Specialty Papers reached an important milestone earlier this year when Kruger’s Trois-Rivières facility delivered its first shipment of bleached thermomechanical pulp (TMP) which enabled the Wayagamack Mill to expand its product portfolio into a wider range of brightness levels. In total, $40 million were invested to build the new bleached TMP plant at Kruger Trois-Rivières and to upgrade production at Wayagamack.Read more
LACHENDORF, Germany, March 20, 2019 (Press Release) -DREWSEN already offers compostable and biodegradable barrier papers for food packaging. Activities in this area are now being intensified with the aim of replacing other plastic applications with sustainable and environmentally friendly papers.
As of April 1st, 2019, the business development group ‘Sustainable Paper Solutions’ will be available as a qualified partner. The team will be directed by Mr. Christian von Buchwaldt and Dr. Imke Bremer.Read more
DAVENTRY, UK , March 12, 2019 (Press Release) -After discovering that the majority of people are unaware that pizza boxes tainted with food cannot be recycled, food delivery company Deliveroo came up with a solution
For many, there’s nothing better than having your dinner delivered. Whether it’s Saturday night in front of the TV, a midweek treat, or a sudden bout of laziness, food delivery is big business in the UK, with the market expected to be worth over £10bn by 2021 (MCA, 2018).Read more
BRUSSELS, March 14, 2019 (PPI Europe) -German packaging producer August Faller has started up digital folding carton production by founding the new Worms-based subsidiary PackEx, which should speed up product delivery times and generate significantly reduced operating costs.
“Customers can place their orders with PackEx on a web-based software solution and receive the products in just a few days. This is much faster than the several weeks often needed by companies that use conventional production methods,” the firm said in a statement.Read more
HELSINKI, March 14, 2019 (Press Release) -UPM Raflatac is proud to announce the ambitious commitments it is making to reduce unnecessary plastic packaging as a signatory to the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's New Plastics Economy Global Commitment. UPM Raflatac is the only label supplier among the more than 350 organisations announcing commitments, which include many of the world's largest packaging producers, brands, retailers, recyclers, governments and NGOs.Read more