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ASC Packaging Blog – Summary of Recent Important Packaging Updates

Posted on 3/20/2013 7:40:08 PM. By Jeff Timm

Much has recently occurred in the packaging market that updates and adds more information to some of my previous adhesives.org ASC Pack...

  

New ISO Global Packaging Standards & ASTM E60 Committee on Sustainability

Posted on 3/5/2013 7:19:12 PM. By Jeff Timm

In my whole career with packaging, I have learned about and employed what I call the ‘packaging mantra’ or the six ‘R&r...

  

Canadian Plastic Recycling

Posted on 2/25/2013 2:40:26 PM. By Jeff Timm

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA) recently reported in December, 2012 that post-consumer1 plastic recycled in Canada incr...

  

New Plastic Packaging Recycling Activity

Posted on 2/19/2013 3:55:17 PM. By Jeff Timm

Before discussing recent recycling activity in the packaging market, I want to remind readers of adhesive.org Packaging Blog that my posi...

  

Adhesives & Biobased Technologies

Posted on 1/24/2013 4:55:24 PM. By Jeff Timm

Wow...last week saw one of the first real major breakthroughs in the movement to renewable biobased materials usage in adhesives.  A...

  

2013 Packaging Trends & Forecasts

Posted on 1/17/2013 1:52:05 PM. By Jeff Timm

The beginning of a New Year always brings with it a new beginning and all sorts of New Year resolutions, forecasts and trends.  I ha...

  

The Adhesive & Sealant Council Brings Lots of New Exciting Web Based Features into 2013

Posted on 1/3/2013 4:26:04 PM. By Jeff Timm

As 2012 bids farewell and 2013 knocks on the front door it is customary to reflect on the past year.   March 2012 marked the la...

  

New How2Recycle Label Adds to a More Consumer Friendly Packaging Recycling Effort

Posted on 12/14/2012 11:55:50 PM. By Jeff Timm

Readers of the Adhesives.org Packaging Blog know that I am a proponent of biobased plastics, bioplastics, biodegradable plastics, traditi...

  

Adhesive Classification and Some Further Thoughts on Market Segmentation – Part 2

Posted on 12/7/2012 6:21:43 PM. By Jeff Timm

Last month my ASC Packaging Blog discussed market segmentation1 – its definition and examples of how to set up a segmentation str...

  

Adhesive Classification and Some Further Thoughts on Market Segmentation

Posted on 11/19/2012 2:21:12 PM. By Jeff Timm

Recently the ASC announced a collaborated with Europe-based FEICA and China-based CATIA to release the 2012 ASC-CATIA-FEICA Adhesives and...