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Panel of designers discuss responsible package design

Panel of designers discuss responsible package design

At the Print Business Outlook Conference held on 15 March in Mumbai a panel discussed packaging design and branding. “The Smithers PIRA estimates the growth of packaging in India, through 2018, to be on the order of 10% per year. Also, with the per capita packaging consumption in India is low, hence the potential forRead More

PETisSafe: M K Bhan committee tells National Green Tribunal

An expert committee headed by former biotech secretary M K Bhan on Monday said plastic bottles made of PET (poly ethylene terephthalate) material are safe for packaging medicines. The pharmaceutical and soft drinks industry account for one fourth of India’s PET packaging industry. “There is no conclusive evidence to suggest that use of PET orRead More

Plastics and packaging industries dodge oil slump

With the region looking at increasing its downstream capabilities as part of its economic diversification policies, the regional plastics , moulds, printing and packaging industries are virtually untouched by declining oil prices as well as other economic and political headwinds, according to officals at Expo Centre Sharjah. Top executives, who turned up for the opening ofRead More

PaintExpo – Solutions for More Efficient Coating from More than 470 Exhibitors

6th Leading International Trade Fair for Industrial Coating Technology with the World’s Most Comprehensive Offerings from 19 through 22 April 2016 Oberboihingen, February 2016 – More than 470 exhibitors will be represented at the 6th PaintExpo at the Karlsruhe Exhibition Centre from the 19th through the 22nd of April, 2016. Companies from 26 countries willRead More

Current scenario & way forward for Indian plastic industry

Global economic growth is generally interlinked to petrochemical consumption where plastic is an important partner. Plastic processing is the pillar of economy in most of the advanced economies. Per capita consumption of the world is 28 kg whereas India’s 11 kg and China 38 kg, Brazil 32 kgs. USA, Germany, UK, Italy, Spain, Australia, Japan,Read More

UL and SPE to Bring Additive Manufacturing Training to SPE Membership

BETHEL, CT, U.S.A., January 27, 2016: The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and UL, the global safety science company, will offer UL’s additive manufacturing (AM) training program to SPE members, it was announced today by SPE, the world’s largest plastics  professional society. Beginning in February 2016, SPE members will receive discounts on UL’s AM trainingRead More

Plastic Pipes 2015 Conference

First ever PLASTIC PIPES in India were installed in early 1960s at Chhatrapur, Uttar Pradesh. In this span of just over 5 decades, the plastic pipes industry in India has grown leaps and bounds and is catering to practically all the end use segments including water & waste water transportation, plumbing, agriculture, electrical and telecommunication,Read More

Plastic recycling plant may get a new lease of life

Clean Kerala Company, an agency to ensure hygiene management in the State, may take up the operation of the Kozhikode Municipal Corporation’s plastic waste recycling plant at West Hill. The reopening of the plant will be a relief to the city which is struggling with the accumulation of plastic waste. Mayor V.K.C. Mammad Koya toldRead More