30 March 2012 08:00 [Source: ICIS news]
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“Packaging is expected to be the largest end-use application for bioplastics. It will account for 60% of global bioplastics consumption this year,”
The trend towards greater use of lower-cost, lighter and less bulky packaging favours flexible packaging over rigid plastics, he added.
According to Printpack, the top 10
“The average flexible packaging converter is a small-to-medium size company with annual sales totaling $60-65m,”
($1 = €0.75)
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