• Zero waste Olympics

    Zero waste Olympics

    Sustainable packaging made from plants is set to play a major role at the London Olympics but it will all be for nothing if brand owners, waste management companies and event organisers fail to build on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. This is the warning of bioeconomy consultants and advisers to the London Olympics, NNFCC.    

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  • Zero Labels 2 Landfill Scheme certification

    Zero Labels 2 Landfill Scheme certification

    OPM Group was recently awarded its Zero Labels 2 Landfill Certification certificate by BPIF Labels following Prismm Environmental confirming that OPM’s waste was being treated according to the scheme compliance requirements. OPM has worked closely with recycling-led waste management company Prismm Environmental Services, which offers a total waste management solution to businesses on a national scale.

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  • Yamato’s new Epsilon machine drew crowds at PPMA

    Yamato’s new Epsilon machine drew crowds at PPMA

    Yamato Scale Dataweigh UK demonstrated the world-beating capabilities of its leading automatic weighing machinery at this year’s PPMA show. Visitors to PPMA came from a wide range of companies in a variety of sectors including bakery and snack food manufacturers, pet food makers, drinks companies and research and technology organisations. This show was a great

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  • Xaar joins iconic brands in exhibition

    Xaar joins iconic brands in exhibition

    Xaar, the world-leading developer of inkjet technology and manufacturer of industrial inkjet printheads, yesterday lined up alongside 38 other iconic British businesses taking part in the ‘Make it in Great Britain’ exhibition.       The impressive display featuring leading British manufacturers at the Science Museum,London, is the culmination of the ‘Make it in Great

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  • X-Games star includes dirt in new cleaner

    X-Games star includes dirt in new cleaner

    Following a successful Kickstarter campaign and being selected for funding through ABC’s Shark Tank programme, Bryce Hudson, star of the X-Games and an off-road motorcyclist, has developed Grip Clean, a new hand cleaner developed from all natural products. After scouring the market, Bryce was unable to find cleaners that would remove grease, oil and dirt

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  • Wrappers to Riches Collection Contest

    Wrappers to Riches Collection Contest

    • News
    • February 7, 2014

    TerraCycle and McVitie’s® have announced the launch of a new competition – the Wrappers to Riches Collection Contest.  There are a combined 50,000 TerraCycle points (£500 worth) in prizes to be won!  The Wrappers to Riches Collection Contest is a new recycling fundraising competition which encourages people across the UK to collect and send in

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