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Unilever aims for 100% recyclable packaging by 2025

Monday, January 16, 2017
Unilever has committed to ensuring all of its plastic packaging is fully reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025. To help transform global plastic packaging material flows,...
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P&G aims for zero manufacturing waste by 2020

Thursday, January 12, 2017
P&G has announced investments in recycling and beneficial reuse that will eliminate all manufacturing waste from its global network of more than 100 production sites...
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Researchers reveal the secret code language of bacteria

Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Danish researchers have now discovered that bacteria use a code language to avoid being controlled. Understanding this code language will be paramount to developing new...
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Echa biocides committee backs substance approvals

Thursday, December 15, 2016
Echa’s Biocidal Products Committee has adopted opinions that support the approval of active substances for use as disinfectants. The full list of products: Active...
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Man dies after suspected accidental mixing of cleaning chemicals

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
A 67-year-old man died after what is believed to be the accidental mixing of cleaning chemicals at a manufacturing site in Beatrice, a city in...
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Jeyes sells home care brands to Germany-based Henkel

Friday, December 09, 2016
UKCPI member Jeyes is to sell a number of home care brands to Henkel, including Jeyes, Bloo and Parozone. Henkel is based in Düsseldorf and already owns...
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UKCPI Annual Dinner

Thursday, December 01, 2016
UKCPI members enjoyed an excellent annual dinner and drinks event at the House of Commons as guests of David Crausby MP. ...
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International Infection Prevention Week

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
To mark International Infection Prevention Week (Oct 16-22), the International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene (IFH) has launched a learning resource to help people understand...
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RP Adam commits to living wage

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
UKCPI member company RP Adam has been accredited as a Scottish Living Wage employer. The Borders-based company employs more than 80 people across the UK and...
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October Regional Meeting

Friday, October 14, 2016
A REACH toolkit, website optimisation and protection from online threats were among the diverse features of the regular UKCPI regional meeting on October 12. More than...
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