Protecting pilots

Following a recent increase in laser pen attacks, Ellis Davies looks at the materials and methods protecting aircraft pilots and passengers.

Where’s the next generation of packaging technologists?

At the Packaging Innovations 2017 event, held at Olympia, London, from 13-14 September, a range of companies and people gathered to dissect the latest developments in the industry. However, there was also a focus on the future, as Gary Peters reports.

Could carbon nanomaterials replace scarce metals?

Khai Trung Le talks to Rickard Arvidsson on his study of how adopting carbon nanomaterials could help reduce the use of scarce metals and risk of depletion.

The future of Australian coal

Khai Trung Le looks at the latest clashes surrounding Australia’s coal future – the closure of Liddell, the country’s oldest coal power plant, and the controversy surrounding the Adani Carmichael coal mine.

Starpack Packaging Industry Innovation Awards - Deadline Extended

The Starpack Awards entry deadline was due to expire today, but in response to feedback we are extending the entry deadline to Tuesday 7 November 2017.