This year’s PACK EXPO, which is making its biennial pit stop in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center from September 25-27, is poised to deliver on that experience in ways that it has never done before.
Multi-material flexible packaging is material-efficient, lightweight and low impact, but its inability to be effectively recycled or otherwise recovered in an environmentally beneficial manner has always been its Achilles’ heel.
The 2017 Report, recently released by the Flexible Packaging Association, provides industry converters, suppliers, investors, and analysts with insight into the performance of the U.S. flexible packaging industry over the past year.
Temkin International has begun to include Child-Guard on its various packaging applications. Child-Guard is a child-resistant slider from Fresh-Lock Slider Zipper, and is specifically designed to ensure the security of products not intended for unsupervised children.
Plastic Suppliers, Inc. (PSI) has announced the introduction of EarthFirst UL, an ultra-thin, bio-based sealant web designed to lower the cost of sealant films used in flexible packaging, while offering all the environmental advantages of PSI’s EarthFirst family of bio-based plastics.