Starbucks Wants to Overhaul its Iconic Cup
Will customers go along?
Amcor, Mondelez Partner with Recycling Tech Firm
The companies hope to take an important step toward ending plastic waste.
August 21, 2023
Michigan Woman Finds Live Frog in Spinach Container
The company that owns the Earthbound Farm brand apologized.
August 11, 2023
Pennsylvania Snack Maker Recalls Popcorn
The company's cheddar-flavored popcorn was inadvertently placed into butter-flavored popcorn bags.
August 10, 2023
New Biodegradable Film Keeps Food Fresh for Longer
The material features components from citrus rinds and crustacean exoskeletons.
July 17, 2023
Used Coffee Pods Can Be Recycled to Produce Filaments for 3D Printing
The process is a good example of the circular economy.
May 3, 2023
Black Bean Tamales Recalled Over Undeclared Milk
August 29, 2023
TricorBraun Acquires CanSource
August 15, 2023
'Plastic Cup' Competition Removes Tons of Rubbish from River
August 9, 2023
USDA Tracks Invasive Moth that Can Destroy Even Packaged Food
July 26, 2023
Labeling: Manufacturing's Unsung Hero
The unsung hero of most manufacturing facilities is found at the end of the production line — the product labeling process. This brief tells you how flexible, in-house, on-demand label printing can provide companies with the labels they need, when they need them, plus reduce lead times and eliminate expensive inventory.
September 1, 2023
Bigger Bottles Keep Champagne Bubbly for Decades
Three-liter bottles could last more than a century without going flat.
July 13, 2023
New Zealand Bans Thin Plastic Bags from Supermarkets
The new restrictions will also extend to plastic straws and silverware.
June 29, 2023
Streamlining Food Packaging Operations
Helping mid-sized companies compete with leading food processors.
June 20, 2023
Negotiators Agree to Craft Draft Treaty on Plastics Pollution
A coalition of governments wants to end plastic pollution altogether by 2040.
June 6, 2023
Talks Open on Treaty to End Global Plastic Pollution
The crucial session will need to result in decisions about the plan's objectives and scope.
May 30, 2023
Science Helps Keep Avocados Fresh
Researchers developed a chitosan-based coating and an imaging technique to predict their shelf life.
May 12, 2023
Milk Reaction Inspires Highly Conductive Gel Films
The flexible film could lead to innovations in sensors, batteries, robotics and more.
May 12, 2023
Minnesota Prepares for Near-Total Ban on 'Forever Chemicals'
Some say the state has a special responsibility because the chemicals were invented by Maplewood-based 3M.
May 10, 2023
SABIC, Estiko, Coldwater Prawns of Norway Debut Sustainable Packaging
The multi-layer film contains around 60% ocean-bound plastic.
May 9, 2023
Americans Want Corporations To Take Responsibility for Waste
They also think companies will put more money and effort into sustainability within the next five years.
May 2, 2023
ExxonMobil Project Demonstrates Advanced Recycling for Plastic Waste
The oil and gas giant and its partners aimed to create a circular food packaging process.
April 28, 2023
Thai Craft Beer Enthusiast Fined for Facebook Photo, Review
The post violated a law on advertising alcoholic beverages.
April 24, 2023
Lay's Opens Soccer Field Made from Discarded Chip Bags
Lay's bags are converted into an underlying layer that can be recycled at after 10 years.
April 19, 2023
Grower Again Accuses Rival of Mimicking its Packaging
The dispute involves the company's "Cherubs" grape tomatoes.
April 13, 2023