Packaging


SONGWON and RPC bpi nordfolien partner to produce sustainable packaging containing 50% recycled PE

(left to right) Christian Knappik, Key Account Manager / Business Unit Chemical Industry, RPC bpi nordfolien, Hwasik Jung, Ulsan Plant Manager & Cord Manegold, Global Business Manager Main AO’s and Blends.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. (www.songwon.com) proudly announces that it has become one of the first chemical companies in the world to package its products in 20kg PE-bags made with 50% recycled PE.

Keep it safe…with Mondi’s FIBC liner films

Mondi‘s FIBC liners ensure clean food processing and are ideal for milk powder, other foods, pharmaceuticals and additional applications. (Photo: Mondi, PR111)Mondi, the global packaging and paper group, is investing in its Styria, Austria, plant to further boost its ability to offer safe, clean, environmentally friendly liners for Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers.

Archroma Pakistan wins ‘Employer of the Year’ and ‘CEO of the Year’ awards for the third time in a row

Vaqar Arif, Head of Finance & Controlling Pakistan, Archroma, receiving the EFP ‘Employer of the Year’ Award from Mr. Sayed Zukfiqar Abbas Bukhari, Federal Minister of Human Resource Development & Overseas Pakistan. 
(Photo: Archroma)Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, today announced that its Pakistan affiliate has been named ‘Employer of the Year’ in the multinationals segment in a nationwide contest organized by the Employers Federation of Pakistan (EFP), for the third time in a row.

Asian housewares makers embracing use of UL eco-label for PP products made using Milliken’s Millad® NX 8000 clarifier

Asian housewares makers embracing use of UL eco-label for PP products made using Milliken’s Millad® NX™ 8000 clarifier. 
(Photos © 2018 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR192)The energy-saving benefits of Milliken's Millad® NX 8000 clarifier for polypropylene (PP) have long been known and documented. But now downstream customers, particularly in Asia, are realizing the upside of this, and are beginning to leverage this to their manufacturing advantage and the resulting UL Environmental Claim Validation (ECV) label to their marketing advantage.

Clariant Color Forecast Says Greens are Back in 2020 

Clariant Color Forecast Says Greens are Back in 2020. 
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces the release of ColorForward 2020, the 14th edition of the annual color forecasting guide for the plastics industry.

Global specialty chemicals company Perstorp to sell its Capa™ business to Ingevity

Global specialty chemicals company Perstorp to sell Capa™ to Ingevity.Perstorp, a global leader in specialty chemicals, announced today it has agreed to sell Capa™, its caprolactone business, including the production site in Warrington, to Ingevity for approximately €590 million. The business has annual revenues of approximately €150 million.

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