Recycling

Annemarie Kruse
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Beauty sustainability in Malaysia

The plastic paradigm - necessary/evil? For the majority of European consumers, living sustainably almost always means consuming as little plastic as possible – shopping at zero waste/bulk product stores, for example, or avoiding beauty and food products that are packaged in plastic. In fact, for many people, plastic material


Eva Lagarde
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APR and RecyClass Work to Align Design for Recycling Guidance

Continued efforts to drive harmonization of plastic packaging recyclability The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) recently announced updates to the APR Design® Guide for Plastic Recyclability to align with RecyClass, the European based non-profit initiative focused on advancing plastics circularity. The APR Design® Guide will now state that 6% of


Eva Lagarde
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French glass maker invests in CleanTech

Groupe Pochet the French manufacturer of luxury glass - behind the Chanel N°5 bottle or the iconic Bee Bottle by Guerlain which was created by the Maison Pochet in 1853 -  celebrated its 400-year anniversary in late June 2023 (watch our live report).  Indeed the Verrerie Du Courval was


Eva Lagarde
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Packaging sorting info applicable to cosmetics

Here in this article, we detail the compulsory Sorting Information in France. These rules must be applied to all packaging of all products sold on French ground. This report is supported by content from CITEO. AGEC LAW MAJOR DATES (Loi Anti-Gaspillage et Economie Circulaire), the first of its kind in


Eva Lagarde
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Five misconceptions about sustainability in beauty

Developing a more sustainable beauty product can be more challenging than you think, and I see a lot of misconceived ideas in the market. - Glass or Aluminium are better than plastic - 100% PCR material is easy to achieve - Carbon positive or negative is a great way to


Eva Lagarde
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Keeping a competitive edge in sustainability and beauty?

As a marketing professional you want to make your packaging claims clearer, upgrade your portfolio, without losing your competitive edge? You have already started and some solutions are working better than others, and you still can’t understand why a 100% PCR packaging is not achievable? Talking to a Beauty


Eva Lagarde
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Recycling - part 4 - Chemical Recycling

OTHER RECYCLING TECHNOLOGIES Now that we’ve seen how mechanical recycling, let’s explore other types of recycling and how innovation is coming on the market and will change the way we recycle in the future. In this report, the following UN SDG targets are applicable: CHEMICAL RECYCLING Chemical Recycling


Eva Lagarde
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Recycling - part 3 - Materials

Now that we’ve seen how the collecting and sorting systems works we will cover the actual recycling of the materials to help you understand how it works and how the design of your products could affect it. We will present different recycling technologies In this report, the following UN


Eva Lagarde
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Recycling - how does it work - part2

RECYCLING - How does a sorting plant work RECYCLABILITY - a definition Plastics must meet four conditions for a product to be considered recyclable: * The product must be made with a plastic that is collected for recycling, has market value and/or is supported by a legislatively mandated program. * The


Eva Lagarde
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Recycling Market – part 1

A top-line overview of recycling streams and current recycling capabilities in the world, that will help you understand how to create products for a circular economy. Experts and companies offering new solutions for collection and recycling will give you an real understanding of the current end-of-life of your products. This


Eva Lagarde
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LOOP from TerraCycle - How does it work in Beauty

We've interviewed Stephen Clarke, Head of Communications in the UK Loop is a global reuse platform enabled by a multistakeholder coalition of manufacturers, retailers, and consumers that aims to Eliminating the Idea of Waste®. Loop operates a global reverse supply chain - collecting used packaging from consumers and


Eva Lagarde
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Sampling - sachets

In this presentation we will cover the case of samples and how they are made, and which choices you can make to improve their environmental impact. We will cover flexible samples, cards and glass samples. LEARNING OBJECTIVES * To learn about the sampling possibilities available in the market * To increase knowledge