Manufacturing

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LRS managing director Dee Moloney looks how tins and cans have been made resource efficient
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A new model Mini has led to BMW upgrading its UK manufacturing capacity to ensure a more resource efficient production process
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UK manufacturer James Cropper is the first company in the world to turn waste coffee cups into luxury packaging materials.
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Manufacturer KCC Packaging has developed a new ready meal food tray that is fully recyclable and compostable
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Belu and Rawlings have worked together to make a mineral water bottle even lighter. David Balhuizen and Tom Wood explain their partnership
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Cullen Packaging has become the first UK company to get compostable packaging certification for a recyclable product
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UK-based company Tetronics International has been working with Japanese firm Furuya Metal Co to develop a plasma pyrometallurgical facility that will recover platinum group metals from spent catalysts.
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Maple Leaf Bakery has been working with Biffa IWM to not only reduce its waste, but also wipe out waste cost. Famous in the UK for its New York Bakery Co. bagel range, Maple Leaf Foods is a multi-national firm that produces goods such as bread and croissants particularly in its home nation of Canada but also in the Untied States.
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