Flow wrap

Corrosion-free flow wrap

Packaging Professional magazine
A flow wrap for high volume metal products that is said to prevent corrosion during storage has been launched by Technology Packaging, based in Northwood, UK. This has eliminated the need to lubricate products with oil, and is also said to last longer than previous techniques.
Stack of CDs

CD packaging – is it time to face the music?

Packaging Professional magazine
The download phenomenon in music has had a largely negative impact on the audio packaging sector. Gary Price reports on how the industry is fighting back against the digital revolution with new designs, materials and by adding value to physical media.

Joint SAA/BASA Seminar: December 2009

The Society for Adhesion & Adhesives
The programme for the joint SAA/BASA seminar on 'Future Directions for Adhesives and Sealants' has been revised and fees lowered. Please note that a ttendance at this conference will contribute 3 hours towards a Member’s Continuing Professional Development .

New chief executive for SocEnv

The Society for the Environment, of which IOM3 is a member body, has appointed John Carstensen as its new chief executive.

Chartered Scientists wanted for online profiling

Volunteers are needed to take part in the profiling of Chartered Scientists by the Science Council.