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7Jan, 2020

Research project positions available in Ireland

January 7th, 2020|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on Research project positions available in Ireland

Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin and Cré are delighted to announce commencement of a research project on BioPost – ‘Sustainable, biodegradable, compostable and recyclable plastics for packaging and end-of-life management’. This project is funded under the [...]

18Dec, 2019

UK Plastics Pact members makes progress

December 18th, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on UK Plastics Pact members makes progress

Members of the UK Plastics pact are over halfway towards all their packaging being recyclable and a third of the way towards using an average of 30 per cent recycled content in their packaging by [...]

3Dec, 2019

England’s recycling rate increases marginally

December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on England’s recycling rate increases marginally

New figures from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) have revealed that England’s ‘waste from households’ recycling rate has risen to 45.1 per cent – a 0.3 per cent increase on last [...]

25Nov, 2019

BBIA to exhibit USABLE PACKAGING project at BBI JU Stakeholder Forum

November 25th, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on BBIA to exhibit USABLE PACKAGING project at BBI JU Stakeholder Forum

BBIA will be exhibiting the USABLE PACKAGING project as its lead partners for dissemination and communications at the BBI JU Stakeholder Forum 2019 in Brussels on 4 December 2019. The project looks to increase the [...]

3Nov, 2019

DB Packaging uses Aquapak polymer to make hot water-soluble laundry bags

November 3rd, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on DB Packaging uses Aquapak polymer to make hot water-soluble laundry bags

Hot water-soluble laundry bags made from Aquapak polymer have been launched by Australian distributor, DB Packaging. The bags can be used to hold dirty or contaminated laundry and can be put directly into washing machines [...]

25Oct, 2019

Intellectual Property for Business Seminar in Edinburgh

October 25th, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on Intellectual Property for Business Seminar in Edinburgh

Maucher Jenkins, members of IBioC, will be holding a seminar on Intellectual Property for my Business on 27 November in Edinburgh. The event looks to target life sciences entrepreneurs, academics and businesses and will help [...]

21Oct, 2019

IBioIC Annual Conference exhibition and sponsorship packages now available

October 21st, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on IBioIC Annual Conference exhibition and sponsorship packages now available

IBioIC has announced that exhibition and sponsorship packages for its 6th Annual Conference are now open The conference takes place on 5-6 February 2020 and will see around 450 bio-based professionals from across the UK [...]

8Oct, 2019

Fashion brand Finisterre uses Aquapak polymer

October 8th, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on Fashion brand Finisterre uses Aquapak polymer

Fashion brand Finisterre has announced that it will be introducing its products in garment bags made from Aquapak polymer. The Aquapak packaging will be first used for select knitwear lines in October, before a full [...]

24Sep, 2019

Vegware launches post-back service to encourage packaging composting

September 24th, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on Vegware launches post-back service to encourage packaging composting

Compostable packaging company and BBIA member Vegware has teamed up with recycling company First Mile to create a new post-back service using First Mile's courier-led recycling service, RecycleBox. Businesses or consumers that use Vegware foodservice [...]

23Sep, 2019

Programme for the Res Urbis project closing meeting confirmed

September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Our news|Comments Off on Programme for the Res Urbis project closing meeting confirmed

The programme for the closing meeting of the Res Urbis project has been confirmed, with speakers to include Catia Bastioli, CEO of Novamont, and Andrea Accorigi of the European Commission. The meeting will take place [...]

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TIPA CEO to talk at Davos 2020

The World Economic Forum will be attended by speakers such as Greta Thunberg, Donald Trump and Angela Merkle in a bid to shape global agendas and work towards a cohesive and sustainable [...]

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