Sustainable Flexible Packaging Solutions,

28 Oct, 2021

The global flexible packaging industry is forecast to grow at an annual average rate of 4.5% over the next five years, achieving $200.5 billion by 2025. Because of its lightweight, portable format, flexible packaging can be found in almost any industry.

Many more brands and CPG companies have committed to making some or all their packaging fully recyclable by 2025. Until recently, most flexible packaging was non-recyclable due to the inability of recyclers to process the various materials in its multiple laminated layers. However, sustainability challenge is driving the race to create a flexible packaging recycling process that promotes a circular economy while also protecting the environment. In addition, lots of efforts are put into the R&D of flexible packaging, from increasing post-recycle (PCR) content, shift to mono-materials, down-gauging, designing for recyclability, barrier performance and advanced recycling.

Unilever alongside Mars UK, Mondelēz International, Nestlé and PepsiCo launch The Flexible Plastic Fund to boost recycling in the UK.
~ 5/7/21, www.manufacturingglobal.com

Heinz is set to launch a mono-material baby food pouch that is recyclable via kerbside collection.
~ 23/8/21, www.packagingeurope.com

CMT’s Sustainable Flexible Packaging virtual conference on 28 Oct 2021 at 14:00 CEST (GMT +2) aims to brings together industry experts to share insights on the flexible packaging value chain, addressing packaging innovations & market trends, Brand-owner’s sustainable packaging strategy & case studies, printing & materials innovation & recycling technology.

Panel of Expert Speakers :

•  Ramesh Ramchandran, Associate Director - R & D Packaging Sustainability,
    Foods  AMESA & APAC, PepsiCo

•  Dr. Carlos Ludlow-Palafox, CEO, Enval

•  Gary Lo, Project Manager, TÜV Rheinland LGA Products 

•  Regina Horstmann, Business Development Manager, Jindal Films Europe

•  Michelle Marrone, Innovation & Sustainability Manager, Gualapack

•  Dr. Lars Hancke, Manager - Business Development Flexible Packaging,
    Hubergroup Deutschland

•  Gareth Morton, Discovery Manager, Ecosurety

•  Domenico Macchia, New Business Director, Project Development & Trader, Videplast
    Vice President, ABIEF – Brazilian Flexible Plastic Packaging Association


Contact grace@cmtsp.com.sg if you require more information and/or wish to register.
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Speakers

 

 

Ramesh Ramchandran
Associate Director - R & D Packaging Sustainability, Foods AMESA & APAC
PepsiCo 
      
 

Dr. Carlos Ludlow-Palafox
CEO
Enval 
      
 

Dr. Lars Hancke
Manager -
Business Development Flexible Packaging
Hubergroup Deutschland 
      
 

Michelle Marrone
Innovation & Sustainability Manager
Gualapack 
      
 

Gary Lo
Project Manager
TUV Rheinland LGA Products   
    
 

Regina Horstmann
Business Development Manager
Jindal Films Europe   
    
 

Domenico Macchia
New Business Director
Project Development & Trader
Videplast   
    
 

Gareth Morton
Discovery Manager
Ecosurety