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Ensuring food safety in world with less plastic

The move to reducing plastic in the environment is a growing challenge for food and beverage companies. As plastic is...
Food & beverage 22 June, 2018

Assessing the options for companies setting challenging goals for plastic reduction

In a move to help tackle the problems of plastic reduction, many companies have set themselves ambitious goals for the...

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...