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Carton recycling expected to expand to 55 percent of US households this year

The Carton Council of North America reported strong gains in carton recycling for 2013.
April 17, 2014
The Carton Council of North America reported strong gains in carton recycling for 2013.
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Coding/verification unit

April 7, 2014

 An integrated system for carton serialization, the MG America ACE-CT400 coding and verification unit handles cartons ranging in size from 20 x 20 x 80mm to 120 x 80 x200mm at a maximum speed of 400/min.  


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Making renewable and recyclable cartons sustainable

Taking down the barriers to carton recycling helps to make cartons more recycle friendly for consumers.
March 8, 2014

 Sustainability is a consumer trend that is transforming the packaging industry. The top three concerns in relation to beverage packaging include recycling or landfilling, renewable resources and energy, said Erin Reynolds, marketing director at Evergreen Packaging, at last year’s Sustainable Packaging Forum in St. Petersburg, FL. 


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Tetra Pak makes progress on sustainability targets

More materials were sourced sustainably, and bio-based materials were introduced.
March 7, 2014

More materials were sourced sustainably, and bio-based materials were introduced.


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Carton forming machine

February 6, 2014
Capable of speeds up to 300 cartons or trays/min., the Bradman Lake HSS300 carton forming machine erects cartons and trays using hot melt glue or a 4-corner lock; it utilizes a servo-powered reciprocating shuttle method to feed the blanks into the forming tool.
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Gable-top packaging machine

January 10, 2014
Designed for dairy, juice and other liquids, the Evergreen EQ-70 gable-top packaging machine features a self-contained CIP/SIP system, environmental control features, carton decontamination and hermetic filling system.
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Carton Council praises significant 2013 expansion of carton recycling access

Currently, 56.1 percent of American households have access to carton recycling.
January 9, 2014

Currently, 56.1 percent of American households have access to carton recycling.


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Consumers expect increased packaging recyclability

Almost nine in 10 expect manufacturers to increase recyclability.
November 25, 2013

The package itself is the most popular source for recycling information.


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Carton Council recognized for recycling partnership building

The group was awarded the 2013 Bow and Arrow award by the California Product Stewardship Council.
August 23, 2013
The group was awarded the 2013 Bow and Arrow award by the California Product Stewardship Council.
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On edge beverages

A functional beverage deserves an equally functional package.
April 9, 2013

A functional beverage deserves an equally functional package like the Tetra Brik Aseptic Edge carton SunOpta Inc. chose for the launch of its Sunrich Naturals brand SoL Sunflower Beverage.


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Plant of the Year 2014

Blue Diamond Growers was chosen as Food Engineering's 2014 Plant of the Year. The Sacramento-based company is the world’s largest producer of almonds and almond ingredients.

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Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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TYSON FOODS

Tyson Foods made headlines announcing the company intends to acquire Hillshire Brands in a deal valued at $8.55 billion. Do you think the acquisition for will be beneficial for meat and poultry processors?
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July 2014

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The July 2014 issue of Food Engineering features the 12th Annual Replacement Parts Survey. Also covered: OEE improvement steps and increased filtration cycle.

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