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Flexible Packaging

Breaking News in Flexible Packaging January 2022

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PCR-LLDPE for food contact, recyclable gin pouches, compostable pallet wrap, easily removable sleeve labels, and more.

If you’re interested in an informative and fast read on flexible packaging, this is for you — a curated compilation of newsbites drawn from Twitter. 

These include pouches, bags, films, and other types of flexibles from stakeholders in this market and from the Twitter feeds of sister publications Packaging Digest and PlasticsToday for January 2022. Click here to view the latest flexible packaging news.

Greener snacks packaging.

Compostable pallet wrap.

Greener bubble wrap.

Program collects and recycled more than 80,000 large plastic sacks.


Metallized Flexible Packaging Market size worth $ 6.31 Billion by 2028 at 5.41% CAGR.

Flexible bio-based packaging like coffee bags for dry foods.

SABIC and Gualapack collaboration with Ella’s Kitchen UK yields baby food cap made with advanced recycled plastics.

PepsiCo Europe’s drive to improved sustainable packaging includes market tests in 2022.

Fraunhofer project plans to develop protective monomaterial film.

Closing the Circular Economy Loop for flexibles.

Emsur’s easily removable sleeve labels improve recycling.

Recycled LLDPE resin remade into flexibles.

Six compostable packaging selections.

Liquid crystals (LCs) for packaging and security applications.

New eco-paint brand launches in recyclable pouch packaging

Distillery introduces recyclable gin pouches.

Obaggo appliance for store-drop-off recyclable polyethylene packaging has momentum.

Ecological nanofiber film preserves bananas.

ProAmpac’s award winning fresh-to-go packaging.

Pectin films with natural preservatives as biopolymer food packaging.

Flexible paper packaging market at 4.2% CAGR.

Advanced recycling project makes new food packaging from used flex packs.

Compostable packaging made from potato, corn, and other natural starches.

£10M investment in flexible packaging made from seaweed.

Greif selling stake in Flexible Packaging JV for $123 million.

Latest FPA FlexPack Voice preview.

AeroFlexx hybrid “air frame” packaging gains Made for Recycling certification.

If you'd like to see more, check out Breaking News in Flexible Packaging December 2021


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