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AGVU discusses new impulses for the circular economy after the federal election in Germany

24.06.2021 What does the federal election mean for the future of the circular economy and packaging regulation in Germany? Experts shed light on this question at the 18th AGVU Orientation Day on 21 June 2021 in Berlin.
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No end in sight: prices for plastics rise to historic highs

09.06.2021 The unbroken price increase and the continuing shortage of many plastics continue to put pressure on manufacturers of plastic packaging. A recent fifth flash survey among the members of the German plastic packaging association IK Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen at the end of May shows how extremely tense the situation in the industry continues to be.
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Davis-Standard

New chair of SPE Technical Programmes, Extrusion Division

14.04.2021 Davis-Standard (Pawcatuck, Connecticut) has announced that Rich Kanarski has been elected to serve as a technical programme chair for the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), Extrusion Division.
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Uncertain supply – manufacturers of plastic packaging lack important raw materials

04.03.2021 Manufacturers of plastic packaging in Germany continue to report worsening supply bottlenecks for various raw materials. A recent flash survey among the members of the IK Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen (Industry Association Plastics Packaging) paints an increasingly dramatic picture.
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European flexible packaging manufacturers concerned about polymer shortage and price development

04.02.2021 The members of Flexible Packaging Europe (FPE) are very concerned about the recent developments of the polymer markets in Europe. In very short period the manufacturers of flexible packaging were confronted with an increased number of ‘force majeure’ declarations or ‘maintenance’ announcements by the leading polymer manufacturers in Europe creating sudden and significant shortages along with price increases in the supply chain.
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Sealing off global supply chains hurts everyone

03.02.2021 (Reuters) According to an IfW study, sealing off global supply chains would harm Germany and other trading partners. A report by the Kiel-based economic research institute commissioned by the Impuls Foundation of the German mechanical engineering association VDMA concludes that Germany's prosperity is crucially supported by the international division of labour.
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European Bioplastics

Unique virtual gathering

08.12.2020 The 15th European Bioplastics (EUBP) Conference took place from 30 November to 3 December. Once again, having changed to a virtual format this year, the conference continued its success story as the leading business and networking platform for the global bioplastics industry.
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European Bioplastics

Meeting all EU safety standards

16.11.2020 Products made from bio-based plastics must undergo the same testing procedures as conventional plastic products to access the market of the European Union (EU). Thereby a health risk for consumers is excluded. Plastics intended to be certified as biodegradable or compostable must undergo additional tests.
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Mitsubishi Hitec Paper Europe

ChePap Rhine-Ruhr Energy Efficiency Network again successful

13.11.2020 The energy efficiency network ChePap Rhine-Ruhr has once again achieved a positive balance. After having already achieved considerable energy savings in 2016 to 2018 through close cooperation, the second period from 2018 to 2020 also produced positive results with 14 companies from the NRW chemicals and paper industry.
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German aluminium industry severely affected by Corona

05.11.2020 At this year's general meeting of the Gesamtverband der Aluminiumindustrie (GDA; German Association of the Aluminium Industry), which was held as a digital event for the first time, the pandemic and the resulting global crisis was the dominant theme.

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