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Corrugated packaging is premier solution for the food industry says Confederation of Paper Industries

Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI) says the UK Corrugated Industry’s investment in new, innovative solutions is helping food brand owners gain a competitive edge by transforming their packaging operations, without compromising product quality. One of the many companies benefitting from this ripple effect is Premier Foods, a leading food manufacturer …

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British plastics recyclers lead the way at IdentiPlast 2013

A clothing-store mannequin and an award-winning recyclables bin, both made from UK-sourced household plastic packaging waste, served to highlight progress made by British firms in recycling challenging materials at an international conference on plastic waste recovery. Containing 50% recycled post-consumer flexible films, the plastic male torso was produced during a …

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Metalysis’ Titanium Powder used to 3D print automotive parts

For the first time, low-cost titanium powders, developed by Metalysis, have been used to 3D print automotive parts. To date, the 3D printing ‘revolution’ has focused on the use of plastics – cheap printers’ feedstock and high throughput. So far, 3D printing with metal has been prohibitively expensive because titanium …

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Burdens awarded Best Supplier to Thames Water

Burdens has been presented with a supply chain award from Optimise JV for providing exceptional levels of service to one of the UK’s largest water and wastewater services provider, Thames Water. Optimise, one of Thames Water’s key contractors, maintains infrastructure delivering both clean and waste water across the Thames Valley …

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