Consumables-Substrates - Film

BOBST, Partners Evolve High-Barrier Multi-Material Packaging
September 16, 2021 at 9:58 am

As part of their work to replace non-recyclable high barrier multi-material packaging structures with mono-material alternatives designed for recycling, BOBST and project partners launch ‘Generation 2.0’ samples of high barrier flexible packaging solutions designed for recyclability.

Cartons Deliver Outsized Shelf Impact for Bota Minis
September 14, 2021 at 12:56 pm

For this week’s POW!, we look at a 500-ml paperboard carton that delivers powerful shelf impact in aisle thanks to the printed packaging’s efficacious design with a strong colorway. The wine varietals and their respective colorways leverage the simple design to create a coercive billboarding effort at retail.

Constantia Flexibles Achieves Up to 80% Recycled Content in a PE Film
September 9, 2021 at 8:54 am

Using EcoLam laminates’ waste, Constantia Flexibles achieves up to 80% recycled content in a PE film. The production waste came from different EcoLam family laminates, including EVOH (ethylene-vinyl alcohol copolymer), metallization, adhesives, and inks.

FLEXcon Expands Eco-Friendly Packaging Product Line
August 18, 2021 at 5:25 pm

FLEXcon announced the expansion of its FLEXcon optiFLEX ecoFOCUS line, designed with sustainability in mind, to include conformable polyethylene labeling solutions that enable recyclability of HDPE containers.

Nobelus Launches Two Antibacterial Laminates
April 21, 2021 at 5:55 pm

Nobelus, known for its specialty line of films for the print and packaging trade, is adding two antibacterial laminates to its portfolio – PlatinumOPP and LuxeFilm ScuffProof.