Engineering News | Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/paper-plastics-packaging-printing Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:11:36 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Pollutec covers full spectrum of environmental industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pollutec-covers-full-spectrum-of-environmental-industry-2018-12-03 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:12:00 +0200 506401 1543847448 1543846320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769990_resized_pollutecoceanpollution2tasneembulbulia1120181022.jpg Display depicting ocean pollution 511 287 Circular economy presents opportunities for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/circular-economy-presents-opportunities-for-africa-2018-11-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504452 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765772_resized_humansdorpeasterncapelandfillsitedumpwaste21214duane1022.jpg GROWING SECTOR The waste picker sector is growing and plays a key role in South Africa’s recycling strategy 511 287 Nampak produces ‘pleasing’ FY18 results despite challenging environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-produces-pleasing-fy18-results-despite-challenging-environment-2018-11-27 Nadine James PACKAGING Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:30:00 +0200 505846 1543315582 1543314600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nampak forecasts higher earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nampak-forecasts-higher-earnings-2018-11-19 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:25:00 +0200 505122 1542630396 1542630300 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Sappi mulls further Saiccor expansion as it moves ahead with R7.7bn project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-mulls-further-saiccor-expansion-as-it-moves-ahead-with-r77bn-project-2018-11-15 Terence Creamer FOREST PRODUCTS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:55:00 +0200 504848 1542290755 1542279300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766595_resized_saiccormillcarousel11022.jpeg The Saiccor mill 511 287 Storage shelving, better option for plastic pallets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/storage-component-requires-consideration-when-using-plastic-pallets-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Paper, Plastics, Packaging, Printing Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502149 1541420784 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761050_resized_skfwarehouse110041022.jpg ORGANISATION Companies should also pursue pre-planning, organising and labelling the racking system according to their products, as this can prevent a warehouse from becoming disorganised 511 287 Ramaphosa declares end to 'investment strike' and unveils R290bn in commitments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/your-investments-are-safe-says-ramaphosa-as-commitments-worth-billions-are-unveiled-2018-10-26 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT CONFERENCE Fri, 26 Oct 2018 14:55:00 +0200 503000 1541065914 1540558500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762818_resized_cyrilramaphosa2261020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Danone Southern Africa joins Polystyrene Association of South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/danone-southern-africa-joins-polystyrene-association-of-south-africa-2018-10-25 Simone Liedtke PACKAGING / WASTE MANAGEMENT Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:17:00 +0200 502751 1540451995 1540451820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762285_resized_hendrikborndanone1022.jpg Danone SA MD Hendrik Born 511 287 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