Testing lab for Australia – new packaging facility

Packaging Professional magazine
The first Mocon-certified packaging testing laboratory is to open in Australia, servicing the food and pharmaceutical packaging sectors

Gin label geometry - design inspired by engineer

Packaging Professional magazine
New packaging has been launched for Dodd’s Gin, a small-batch spirit produced by the London Distillery Company, inspired by trigonometry, geometry and engineering diagrams from the 18th Century

Nanosilver not welcome in PVC packs - food contact as yet unapproved

Packaging Professional magazine
Nanosilver has not yet been approved for use in food and its role in packaging is unclear, say researchers from the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment

Futers Gold Medal

The Futers Gold Medal, which is awarded by the Institute for outstanding services to the international minerals industry, has been won this year by P.M.J. Gray, HonFIMMM, FREng. Philip Gray...
A photgraph of a river

River cleansing improved with re-useable, porous nanosheets

A team have discovered that nanosheets of boron nitride, sometimes referred to as white graphene, are particularly adept at soaking up organic pollutants – effectively cleaning rivers and streams