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APEAL Enters the EC Virtuous Circle
APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging, joined the European Commission’s Virtuous Circles workshop held in Bucharest, Romania on 6 December 2018.
Colep’s Five Pillars of Wisdom
Colep, a leading global player in the consumer goods packaging and contract manufacturing industries, has launched its first Sustainability Report highlighting its commitment to integrating sustainability into its business.
German Recycling of Tinplate Remains High at 91 Percent
(GVM) has released figures for this year’s recycling results for packaging in Germany. It shows that the recycling rate for tinplate is again well ahead of all other packaging materials at 91%.
BAMA Forum and Awards Dinner 2018
Last month on 17 and 18 October the BAMA Forum and Awards Dinner was held at Oulton Hall near Leeds in West Yorkshire. Once regarded as a ‘modest eighteenth-century house’, it’s now a splendid four-star luxury hotel and conference centre and an ideal venue for BAMA’s annual conference.
ADF on Tour in London Town and New York, New York
With its customary focus on information, innovation and inspiration the Aerosol Dispensing Forum (ADF) triumphed both in London and in New York City last month.
Tin vs Aluminium
Bisphenol A is an organic synthetic colourless compound, discovered by Russian chemist Aleksandr Dianin in 1891, and has been in commercial use since 1957. BPA-based plastics include certain polycarbonates for use in various consumer products, such as plastic water bottles, CDs and DVDs, and epoxy resins, which are used to line water pipes and the insides of many food and beverage cans.