What solutions, innovations and practices can make the packaging industry more sustainable?

The packaging industry with its vast use of resources - many of them having adverse environmental effects - is in dire need of sustainable solutions. These solutions could be in the form of sustainable materials, innovative technologies or in the form of sustainable business practices. So, here's the challenge: What are the innovations that can make the packaging industry far more sustainable without compromises in performance?

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School Student College/University Student Researcher/ Innovator
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Innovation Updates

Read about the latest innovations happening around the world in tackle this challenge

Recyclable or Reusable Sustainable Packaging

20-03-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

Innovation in Lightweight Sustainable Packaging

20-03-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

Innovation in Sustainability Packaging

20-03-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

New technology on bioplastic package industry

19-03-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

Loop - A shopping and recycling platform

19-03-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

TerraCycle unveils ‘Loop’ shopping platform

24-01-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

Innovative new materials at PACK EXPO

11-01-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

24 Finalists compete for the top sustainable packaging accolades.....

25-02-2019 | Sustainable Industrial Practices

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