Safety – Health – Environment

Low-cost alternative to chain-of-custody sustainability

PrintReleaf’s hassle-free sustainability solution Denver Colorado-based PrintReleaf has announced that printers can now offer print buyers a low-cost, hassle-free alternative to traditional chain-of-custody sustainability approaches. Commenting on the announcement, PrintReleaf Founder and CEO Jordan Darragh said, “For the first time, commercial printers, label converters and packaging vendors have available to them and their customers a [...]

Low-cost alternative to chain-of-custody sustainability 2018-10-10T05:52:57+00:00

Sustainability, Indian manufacture and high technology at Plastindia 2018

Although packaging mavens claim that plastic packaging represents 38 to 40% of the plastics industry in India, our own feeling is that the data requires improvement in terms of collection, analysis and validation. Since packaging is generally described as

Sustainability, Indian manufacture and high technology at Plastindia 2018 2018-02-12T08:45:31+00:00

Some packaging-related trends for 2018 – Part 2

The most important trend in the Indian economy as well as the Indian packaging industry is hardly a trend; it is more or less a fact of life – uncertain and gradual but positive expansion of the industry and the continued evolution in its use of technology and best practices.

Some packaging-related trends for 2018 – Part 2 2018-02-05T05:21:22+00:00

Some packaging-related trends for 2018 – Part 1

What packaging trends do you see gaining prominence in 2018? Whether it be in innovation, design or consumers perspective. Sustainable packaging will carry on to be one of the biggest trends in 2018 – how do you see companies and brands tackling this?

Some packaging-related trends for 2018 – Part 1 2018-01-25T09:16:12+00:00

In India, 6,000 tons of plastic waste lies uncollected every day

Last year at the PDIT Conference in Mumbai, packaging designer Rob Vermeulen ended his presentation with a photograph of the plastic strewn beach at Juhu outside his hotel. 

In India, 6,000 tons of plastic waste lies uncollected every day 2017-09-01T04:08:00+00:00