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Huhtamaki to launch paper cup recycling scheme

Finnish company Huhtamaki has confirmed its plans to launch a new recycling initiative for used paper coffee cups in Gosport. Slated to launch early 2018, the new scheme will be the first of its kind in the country.
In collaboration with the Gosport Borough Council, Huhtamaki will trial an easily accessible and cost-effective collection and recycling service for paper cups, similar to the ones produced by the company in the town. The scheme will remove cups from the general waste stream and ensure they are recycled rather than going to landfill. Specialist cup recycling bins will be placed at two council-owned premises: the town hall and the leisure centre.
Gosport Borough Council leader Mark Hook said: “We’re one of the first boroughs to

Nilpeter premiered new FA flexo press at LabelExpo Europe

Nilpeter showcased their all new FA flexo press at the LabelExpo Europe at thier booth.
According to the Shyam Babu, director of Nilpeter ME, “The new FA is the most versatile flexo press on the market – designed to accommodate the printer’s ever-growing needs, and built around the modern press operator, with an intuitive user interface and fully mobile print controls.”
He further added about the features, “The FA provides a maximum level of stability, the tightest register tolerance, and

Magic Touch takes on Duraluxe to expand into outdoor signage

The Magic Touch has taken on US-headquartered Decoral’s Duraluxe aluminium product for distribution, which it says is an outdoor signage first.
Magic Touch MD Jim Nicol said that Duraluxe is the first product of its kind to be printed on using sublimation inks and be suitable for outdoor use. Signing the agreement last week, the garment and textile specialist will have the material in stock from next week at its Bedfordshire site, having initially announced the partnership earlier this month at

Asepto debuts at expo with packaging liquid

Making its debut at the recently concluded GulFood Manufacturing 2017 in Dubai, Asepto exhibited its range of liquid packaging solutions in front of the global audiences.
Notably Asepto is the liquid packaging material brand from the House of Uflex – flexible packaging materials and Solution Company. The product portfolio offers pack sizes ranging from portion to family packs with volumes 100ml Base, 125ml Slim, 160ml Slim, 200ml Slim, 250ml Base, 1000ml Slim and 1000ml Base.
Explaining about the