FDBusiness.com

Kobusch UK invests £3m in rPET pack line

 Breaking News
  • Tectonic-sized Shift in Consumer Shopping Behaviour Following Coronavirus Pandemic Spread the loveE.fundamentals, an industry-leading digital shelf analytics provider, has revealed the results of a comprehensive and exclusive new survey in partnership with YouGov. Commissioned to uncover how the coronavirus...
  • Recognising the Best in the Industry Spread the loveOnce again this year, during Fi Europe co-located with Hi Europe at the beginning of December, show organizer Informa Markets will be recognizing companies and organizations for groundbreaking novelties...
  • Burts Snacks Announces New Managing Director Spread the loveBurts Snacks, one of the UK’s leading independent snacking companies, has announced that its chairman and managing director, David Nairn is stepping down after 14 years leading the...
  • Kerry Group Shows Resilience Spread the loveKerry Group, the global taste & nutrition and consumer foods business, has reported a 4.3% decrease in revenue to €3.4 billion for the first half ended 30 June...
  • A Year of Two Halves For Diageo Spread the loveDiageo has reported an 8.7% decline in net sales to £11.8 billion and a 47.1% decrease in operating profit to £2.1 billion for the year ended June 2020...

Kobusch UK invests £3m in rPET pack line

February 27
10:19 2013
Spread the love

Kobusch UK has announced that it has installed an inline sheet facility at its Stanley operation

The rigid plastics firm said that its new kit enables the firm to produce 100% food-contact compliant rPET flat sheet.

Kobusch UK sales director Tony Mitchell said: “The new Erema system with SML downstream equipment will enable us to continue to increase the amount of post -consumer waste in our rPET production without sacrificing any quality in clarity in the thermoforming process.”

The £3m investment centres on a Vacurema inline sheet system from Erema and SML. The installation will be in commercial production in the first half of 2013 producing monolayer material from recycled feedstock.

“Thanks to the efficient decontamination of the flakes, Kobusch UK is even able to use the Vacurema to produce food-contact grade sheet purely from rPET,” said  Erema joint chief executive Manfred Hackl.


Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /home/fdbusiness/public_html/wp-content/themes/legatus-theme/includes/single/post-tags.php on line 5

About Author

colin

colin

Related Articles

Food & Drink Business Conference & Exhibition 2016

Jobs: Food Packaging

find food jobs

The Magazine

F&D Business Preferred Suppliers

New Subscriber

Subscribe Here



Advertisements