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Sustainability Perspectives - polystyrene and circularity with TRINSEO
Why and how should we engage with polystyrene as a circular packaging material? The first in a series of three podcasts exploring sustainability and styrenics, Tim Sykes speaks with TRINSEO’s Julien Renvoise about the potential of polystyrene as an infinitely recyclable plastic – and the challenges we face in building a fully circular economy.
A deep dive into plastic packaging R&D with AIMPLAS
Innovation in plastic packaging has made great leaps forward in recent years. Elisabeth Skoda gains insights into key developments and challenges from Lorena Rodríguez Garrido who is Packaging Group Leader at Spain-based technology centre AIMPLAS, and Rosa Matilde González Leyba, who is Senior Researcher of the Packaging Group.
Sustainability Perspectives - exploring PCR with Amcor
Lucie Charbonnel, responsible for Sustainability at Amcor EMEA, explains not only why high-quality post-consumer recyclate (PCR) is so vital for the overarching goal of building a circular economy, but how this can be achieved in practical terms.
A closer look at smart packaging with AIPIA
The term smart packaging covers a wide field, from antimicrobial packaging, nanotechnology to NFC and RFID technology and printed electronics. In the latest edition of the Packaging Europe podcast, we are taking a closer look at this dynamic industry with AIPIA - the Active and Intelligent Packaging Industry Association. Elisabeth Skoda speaks to the recently appointed new Advisory Board chair Stéphane Piqué, and the outgoing chair Dick de Koning.
Sustainability Perspectives podcast: Taghleef Industries
Accompanying our Sustainability Awards 2020 and the Sustainable Packaging Summit, we are speaking to a range of thought leaders from across the packaging value chain to share their insights on major sustainability topics.This time around we caught up...
Exploring the circularity of fibre-based packaging with 4evergreen
The 4evergreen alliance was set up by CEPI, the European association representing the paper industry to further boost the circularity of fiber-based packaging. Elisabeth Skoda speaks to Eija Hietavuo, who is 4evergreen chair and also SVP sustainability and environment at Stora Enso, Jori Ringman, director General, CEPI and Alexey Vishtal, senior fiber-based packaging specialist at 4evergreen member Nestlé, to delve deep into the alliance’s work and the challenges and opportunities for fiber-based packaging on the way to a circular economy.