„Green Deal“: Circular economy now an EU goal

Regulatory pressure on the packaging industry is growing, thanks to the EU’s “Green Deal” and regular amendments to the Packaging Act (Verpackungsgesetz). What are the new requirements? Shortly after she took office as President of the European Commission in 2019, Ursula von der Leyen proclaimed a “Green Deal” for Europe, under which the Community would Read more about „Green Deal“: Circular economy now an EU goal[…]

The Water-carrier

It doesn‘t matter if the shampoo bottle, the fuel canister or the oil canister in the case leaks. It‘s all unpleasant. Wunderlich can‘t help with the shampoo bottle. But for compact fuel canisters, oil bottles or other travel utensils, the BMW specialists have now presented a well thought-out and convincing solution: the Wunderlich case rack. Read more about The Water-carrier[…]

Gerresheimer Triveni receives award for its active customer management from the Indian industry association CII

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) presented Gerresheimer Triveni with the Customer Obsession Award in December 2020. At Triveni in Kundli, plastic containers and closures for solid medications have been produced in accordance with the American Drug Master File (DMF) standard of the FDA (Federal Drug Association) for two decades. Triveni has been part of Read more about Gerresheimer Triveni receives award for its active customer management from the Indian industry association CII[…]

SIG partners with Framptons to install first combidome carton bottle filler in the UK

With the carton bottle combidome, contract packing solutions specialist Framptons will bring a unique packaging offer for an innovative range of beverages that includes plant-based drinks, smoothies, juices and dairy drinks in early 2021. SIG has partnered with Framptons to install a new generation combidome filler, which will be the first of its kind in Read more about SIG partners with Framptons to install first combidome carton bottle filler in the UK[…]

NextPharma Set to Acquire Two Lonza Sites Specialized in Lipid Oral Dosage Forms

. Agreement initiates process for future acquisition of Lonza sites in Ploermel (FR) and Edinburgh (UK) allowing NextPharma to broaden technology offering into lipid finished dosage forms Centers of excellence employing a total of 390 staff offer expertise in Lipid Oral Dosage Forms including softgels and liquid-filled hard capsules for the pharma and nutrition markets Read more about NextPharma Set to Acquire Two Lonza Sites Specialized in Lipid Oral Dosage Forms[…]

BASF partners with Heatworks to support the development of the Tetra Countertop Dishwasher

BASF and Heatworks, a US-based tech firm, partner to support the further development of the award-winning Tetra countertop dishwasher regarding its cleaning performance. While Heatworks is using its patented Ohmic Array Technology, BASF is supporting the development with its leading portfolio of sustainable products for the cleaning industry. This is to enable the Tetra self-contained Read more about BASF partners with Heatworks to support the development of the Tetra Countertop Dishwasher[…]

Live at the CPhI China: Gerresheimer presents innovative special products for the packaging and administration of medicines

One of the most important events for pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery in Asia is CPhI China. It will take place – LIVE – from 16 to 18 December 2020 in the well-known venue SNIEC Shanghai, at booth N5P21. It is the first pharmaceutical trade fair to go live again during the global pandemic situation, Read more about Live at the CPhI China: Gerresheimer presents innovative special products for the packaging and administration of medicines[…]

150+ million packs with SIGNATURE packaging material sold as demand for sustainable packaging grows

SIG has now sold over 150 million packs with its award-winning SIGNATURE, the world’s first aseptic carton packaging material linked up to 100% to renewable materials. “SIG’s ground-breaking SIGNATURE is a great success, with over 150 million packs sold,” said Alina Theissen Hageresch, SIG’s Marketing Manager Sustainability and Responsibility Europe. “Increased uptake shows that its Read more about 150+ million packs with SIGNATURE packaging material sold as demand for sustainable packaging grows[…]

Step two of the purify hygiene concept for aviation: surface disinfectant & cleaning

The second wave of COVID-19 is here, but aviation cannot survive more months of grounded flights. We need to implement comprehensive safety procedures to reassure passengers and governments that it is safe to fly. Fortunately, this time we are prepared. A revolutionary new hygiene concept – purify from aviationscouts – allows us to do that. Read more about Step two of the purify hygiene concept for aviation: surface disinfectant & cleaning[…]

Gerresheimer Momignies: Cosmetics glass made of more than 40 Post Consumer Recycled glass

40% of PCR (post-consumer recycling) glass was demonstrably used in industrial glass production at Gerresheimer in Momignies, Belgium, from January 1 to June 30, 2020. RDC environment, a Belgian-based consultancy firm for environmental studies and analyses, certified after thorough examination that the quantity of PCR glass used in relation to the quantity of glass packaging Read more about Gerresheimer Momignies: Cosmetics glass made of more than 40 Post Consumer Recycled glass[…]