On display at the largest advanced manufacturing event to hit the East Coast next month is a wedding gown made of recycled plastic packaging. More than 11,000 packaging and manufacturing professionals are expected to touch down in the Big Apple to see more than 2,000 exhibitors at PLASTEC East and its co-located automation and manufacturing […]
Archive | May, 2016
Marie Tkacik has been involved with the ASTM for over 20 years. Why is it important?
Many companies are hopping on board the circular economy train by upcycling products and saving materials from entering the landfill. From rescuing fire hoses and billboards to creating new and innovative car parts, these 10 companies have come up with creative and out-of-the-box upcycled products. Read more
Medical Design & Manufacturing East 2016 is expecting a very special attendee this year—Bella the Bride. In an effort to raise awareness of healthcare packaging sustainability, Beacon Converters has commissioned the creation of a wedding gown for “Bella” made of discarded Tyvek® Read more
Bella the Bride LOVES flowers! It’s hard to decide which one is her favorite with so many pretty petals to choose from. Which one do you love? The heart shaped rose petal, or maybe your favorite flower petal is the curly peonies. Whichever petal you choose, cut out one large petal, one small petal, and the circle […]