Engineering News | Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/paper-plastics-packaging-printing Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:44:18 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Coca-Cola says all containers to be made from recyclable materials by 2025 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-aims-to-recover-amount-of-packaging-used-increase-recycled-content-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501341 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Better recycling requires pact with consumers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/better-recycling-requires-consumer-pact-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Recycling Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501334 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Recognition increases for improved packaging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recognition-increases-for-improved-bearing-packaging-2018-10-19 Thabi Madiba Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500924 1539671138 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Mondi proceeds with Slovakia kraft top white machine project, but costs rise http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-proceeds-with-slovakia-kraft-top-white-machine-project-but-costs-rise-2018-10-15 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:53:00 +0200 501801 1539600878 1539600780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Numsa plastic sector workers to strike over wages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-plastic-sector-workers-to-strike-over-wages-2018-10-15 African News Agency MANUFACTURING Mon, 15 Oct 2018 12:14:00 +0200 501796 1539598749 1539598440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Packaging firm Mondi reports 30% rise in Q3 underlying profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/packaging-firm-mondi-reports-30-rise-in-q3-underlying-profit-2018-10-11 Reuters PACKAGING AND PAPER Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:41:00 +0200 501510 1539251615 1539250860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sappi launches sustainable dissolving wood pulp brand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-launches-sustainable-dissolving-wood-pulp-brand-2018-10-05 Simone Liedtke PAPER, PULP & PACKAGING Fri, 05 Oct 2018 14:07:00 +0200 500931 1538747702 1538741220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Marine waste a pressing issue, but few solutions in sight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marine-waste-a-pressing-issue-few-resolutions-in-sight-2018-10-05 Dylan Slater Environment Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499546 1538467579 1538690400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757647_resized_wave.jpg 511 287 Dube TradePort continues to inject billions into local economy, job creation – MEC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dube-tradeport-continues-to-inject-billions-into-local-economy-job-creation-mec-2018-10-02 Simone Liedtke TRADE Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:50:00 +0200 500369 1538485696 1538484600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Vinyl association appoints Spangenberg as new CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinyl-association-appoints-spangenberg-ceo-2018-09-28 Schalk Burger PEOPLE Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499007 1537859693 1538085600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754812_resized_savaceoadrispangenberg9181022.jpg ADRI SPANGENBERG The input of current and new members is welcomed to support work on Extended Producer Responsibility 511 287 Petco submits industry waste management plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-submits-industry-waste-management-plan-2018-09-28 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 498675 1537859687 1538085600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754150_resized_janinebasson09181022.jpg JANINE BASSON Petco is well placed to continue delivering results in this next stage of South Africa’s environmental legislation 511 287 Vinyl association appoints Spangenberg CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vinyl-association-appoints-spangenberg-ceo-2018-09-14 Schalk Burger APPOINTMENTS Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:52:00 +0200 498832 1536933562 1536933120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mpact provides peek inside paper, plastic recycling operations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpact-provides-peek-inside-paper-plastic-recycling-operations-2018-09-12 Creamer Media Reporter Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Thu, 13 Sep 2018 08:47:00 +0200 498436 1536914600 1536821220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753836_resized_rer1022.jpg Mpact provides peek inside paper, plastic recycling operations 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75958_2018-09-14_rer505-mpact_cg-hd-web.mp4190107271Mpact provides peek inside paper, plastic recycling operations Mpact provides peek inside paper, plastic recycling operations Zambia's SMEs urged to raise packaging standards to improve global competitiveness http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambias-smes-urged-to-raise-packaging-standards-to-improve-global-competitiveness-2018-09-10 African News Agency Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Mon, 10 Sep 2018 14:03:00 +0200 498255 1536582700 1536580980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753097_resized_zambia1022.jpg 511 287 Plastics SA launches clean-up day, drive to reduce ocean waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-sa-launches-clean-up-day-drive-to-reduce-waste-to-ocean-2018-09-07 Schalk Burger Plastics recycling Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497000 1535985415 1536271200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 MetPac-SA CEO receives international packaging accolade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metpac-sa-ceo-receives-international-packaging-accolade-2018-08-24 Marleny Arnoldi PACKAGING Fri, 24 Aug 2018 10:49:00 +0200 496729 1535100625 1535100540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749520_resized_kishansinghceoofmetpacsa0820181022.jpg MetPac SA CEO Kishan Singh 511 287 Transpaco raises FY18 operating profit 14% despite harsh trading conditions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transpaco-raises-fy18-operating-profit-14-despite-harsh-trading-conditions-2018-08-22 Marleny Arnoldi PLASTIC & PACKAGING Wed, 22 Aug 2018 11:58:00 +0200 496397 1534932024 1534931880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sappi shares fall on lower Q3 profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-shares-fall-on-lower-q3-profit-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke PAPER / PULP / PACKAGING Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:48:00 +0200 495513 1534168308 1534168080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746583_resized_stevebinnie1022.jpg Sappi CEO Steve Binnie 511 287 Investments in paper business start paying off – Mpact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investments-in-paper-business-start-paying-off-mpact-2018-08-08 Anine Kilian PACKAGING Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:16:00 +0200 495198 1533734740 1533734160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Mondi declares €0.21 dividend on strong H1 performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-declares-021-dividend-on-strong-h1-performance-2018-08-03 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Fri, 03 Aug 2018 14:53:00 +0200 494821 1533301244 1533300780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sappi debuts on FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Top 30 index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-debuts-on-ftsejse-responsible-investment-top-30-index-2018-07-31 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY Tue, 31 Jul 2018 16:27:00 +0200 494376 1533047306 1533047220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Biodegradable polymer market value to grow to $1.7bn by 2023 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biodegradable-polymer-market-value-to-grow-to-17bn-by-2023-2018-07-27 Marleny Arnoldi BIODEGRADABLE PLASTIC Fri, 27 Jul 2018 11:57:00 +0200 494064 1532685627 1532685420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company completes reusable bins supply for new vehicle model http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structural-foam-technology-moulding-in-the-automotive-industry-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492369 1532414918 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739989_resized_automotivekaymacbin07181022.jpg HOLDING IT TOGETHER Collapsible bins were produced to hold automotive parts 511 287 Sappi to invest R7.7bn on Saiccor mill expansion, improvement initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-invest-r77bn-on-saiccor-mill-expansion-improvement-initiatives-2018-07-23 Marleny Arnoldi PAPER & PACKAGING Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:36:00 +0200 493351 1532414322 1532342160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742011_resized_alexthielsappiportraits0291022.jpg Sappi Southern Africa CEO Alex Thiel 511 287 Entrenched player furthers provincial presence http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrenched-player-furthers-provincial-presence-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491871 1531809818 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738427_resized_irpengineeringplastics20620181022.jpg REGIONAL PROVIDER IRP Engineering Plastics locally manufactures conveyer components and engineers high-performance plastics at its KwaZulu-Natal operation 511 287 Sappi to build xylitol, furfural production demo plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-build-xylitol-furfural-production-demo-plant-2018-07-18 Creamer Media Reporter PULP & PAPER Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:51:00 +0200 492967 1531925651 1531925460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sappi to sponsor fellowship in global sustainability programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-to-sponsor-fellowship-in-global-sustainability-programme-2018-07-17 Marleny Arnoldi SUSTAINABILITY Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:55:00 +0200 492762 1531807178 1531752900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 SARB launches commemorative Mandela notes, R5 coin for circulation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-launches-commemorative-mandela-notes-r5-coin-for-circulation-2018-07-13 Marleny Arnoldi CURRENCY Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:11:00 +0200 492650 1531491727 1531491060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740195_resized_sarbmandelanotesmoney072017marleny1022.jpg SARB commemorative notes to be circulated in July 511 287 Vacuum systems leak detection a first for Southern Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/leak-detection-technology-a-first-for-southern-africa-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491171 1531206494 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736485_resized_compressorsintegratedphoenix7191022.jpg FINDING THE SMALLEST LEAK The Leybold Phoenix Quadro leak detector can detect helium leaks 511 765 Plastics SA, CSIR discuss new tech at Innovation Forum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plastics-sa-csir-discuss-new-tech-at-innovation-forum-2018-07-11 Marleny Arnoldi PLASTIC INNOVATION Wed, 11 Jul 2018 16:52:00 +0200 492397 1531320897 1531320720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739629_resized_csirpolymersandcomposites072018marleny1022.jpg CSIR polymers and composites 511 287 Voluntary PET recycling volumes to grow to 70% within four years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/voluntary-pet-recycling-volumes-to-grow-to-70-within-four-years-2018-07-10 Simone Liedtke RECYCLING & WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 10 Jul 2018 16:47:00 +0200 492274 1531234293 1531234020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739339_resized_petcoconference06181022dylan.jpg (Left to Right) Petco CEO Cheri Scholtz, CSIR principal researcher Dr Suzan Oelofse, Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt 511 287 SAGCC, partners aim to digitalise industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sagcc-german-partners-aim-to-digitalise-local-industries-2018-06-22 Melissa Zisengwe Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488910 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731988_resized_supplychain0618bloomberg10222.jpg NEW STANDARD There is a shift towards automation and digitalisation of supply chains 511 287 Order for 97 MW steam generation system received http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mhps-receives-order-for-97-mw-steam-generation-system-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488258 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729950_resized_steamturbinebloomberg06181022.jpg SYSTEM SUPPLY Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems will supply the core components such as the steam turbine and the generator 511 287 Mondi says completes acquisition of Egypt's NPP in Egypt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mondi-says-completes-acquisition-of-egypts-npp-in-egypt-2018-06-21 African News Agency PAPER & PACKAGING Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:28:00 +0200 490362 1529562706 1529562480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Twinsaver opens Kliprivier plant, now largest tissue manufacturer in sub-Saharan Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/twinsaver-opens-kliprivier-plant-now-largest-tissue-manufacturer-in-sub-saharan-africa-2018-06-13 Creamer Media Reporter Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Thu, 14 Jun 2018 09:47:00 +0200 489580 1528963175 1528962420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733089_resized_rer1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74874_2018-06-15_rer492_cg.mp467748322Twinsaver opens Kliprivier plant, now largest tissue manufacturer in sub-Saharan Africa Twinsaver opens Kliprivier plant, now largest tissue manufacturer in sub-Saharan Africa Local manufacturing crucial for economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturing-crucial-for-economic-growth-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487369 1528177095 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727930_resized_kriskibble06181022.jpg KRIS KIBBLE IRP Engineering Plastics places a large focus on local manufacture and it is an issue that we as a company constantly reiterate to our market 511 287 Petco confident in South Africa’s PET recycling resilience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-confident-in-south-africas-pet-recycling-resilience-2018-06-07 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING Thu, 07 Jun 2018 17:01:00 +0200 489140 1528440721 1528383660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731832_resized_petcoagmpetcochairpersondrcasperdurandt062018marleny1022.jpg Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt speaks at the Petco AGM 511 287