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Breaking up with plastic: the direct-to-consumer opportunity

By Simon Norman, Applied Science Consultant at Sagentia  In our recent white paper ‘Breaking up with plastic’...

Conventional plastics and bioplastics: How can we move from the former to the latter

Plastic products are ubiquitous due to their particular material properties – properties that scientists and...

Understanding the materials science of plastics to address end of life challenges

Non-biodegradable plastics build up in landfill or the natural environment as we produce and dispose of them many...

Breaking up with plastic

Technical steps to rethink, replace and reduce plastic packaging Reducing plastic waste is one of the great challenges...

Fizzing at the point of dispense

It’s perhaps not surprising that the world’s beverage manufacturers are looking for new ways to satisfy their...