Packaging, labelling & coding

Protection Experts Australia 504 Oxygen Absorber

14 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Protection Experts Australia

The 504 Oxygen Absorber is a multipurpose iron-based oxygen absorber.

Popcorn packaging: an alternative to polystyrene

14 May, 2021

Researchers at University of Göttingen have been developing popcorn as an environmentally friendly alternative to polystyrene or plastic.

Omni Group VentX Unicco ventilated pallet wrapping solution

12 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Omni Group

Users of the ventilated pallet wrapping solution can say goodbye to 30 um pre-ventilated stretch wrap, high wrapping costs and poorly ventilated loads.

Packaging manufacturer Detpak announces new partnership

11 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Detpak Pty Ltd

Paper and board packaging manufacturer Detpak has partnered with US-based Eco-Products.

SECUNORM Profi40 MDP metal-detectable safety knife

07 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Martor Australia

The SECUNORM Profi40 MDP is a metal-detectable safety knife with a large cutting depth and stainless steel blade.

PepsiCo ANZ recyclable snack packaging and local program

03 May, 2021

Alongside committing to 100% recyclable packaging across its entire snack range, PepsiCo ANZ has launched a community waste program with Clean Up Australia.

Ishida Weigh Price Labeller (WPL-AI)

01 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Heat and Control Pty Ltd

The Ishida Weigh Price Labeller (WPL-AI) is a specialist machine for labelling packed products which are priced by weight.

Zip-Pak Soft-Crush zippers

01 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Zip-Pak Pty Ltd

Due to the development of eco-friendly and heat-sensitive films, Zip-Pak has introduced a range of zipper options suitable to be used with such structures.

New partnership to make RFID tags more affordable

27 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Result Group

Product packaging supplier Result Group has announced it has partnered with global smart packaging solutions provider Talkin' Things.

Government plans to phase out eight types of plastic by 2025

21 April, 2021

Australian national environment ministers have agreed to phase out eight 'problematic and unnecessary' plastic product types by 2025.

Australasian Recycling Label Program welcomes 500th member

21 April, 2021 | Supplied by: APCO Australasia Headquarters

The growth comes after the Australian Government committed to work with the industry to apply the ARL on at least 80% of supermarket products by December 2023.

Result Group FreshTag time-temperature indicator (TTI) labels

20 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Result Group

Result Group will distribute the FreshTag time-temperature indicator (TTI) labels that signpost the freshness of food with easy-to-read colour codes.

Smarties switches to recyclable paper packaging

14 April, 2021

While some Smarties packs sold in Australia are already in paper, the change sees all plastic packaging replaced with new recyclable packaging.

Insight reports for Save Food Packaging design

13 April, 2021 by Nerida Kelton MAIP Executive Director – Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Vice President Sustainability & Save Food – World Packaging Organisation (WPO) | Supplied by: Australian Institute of Packaging

The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Save Food Packaging design project has released two stakeholder industry insight reports.

Students turn peanut waste into packaging

08 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Monash University

A student-led design that turns leftover peanut husks into packaging has won a global award for sustainable innovative packaging.

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