Sustainable packaging creates bottles from plants
Sustainable packaging creates bottles from plants

Beverage giant Coca Cola has decided to go towards a greener form of packaging. Using Paraxylene, the building block of PET, is a direct replacement for the petroleum based material currently used because it is made using plant sugars and increases sustainability. This has far reaching potential and we believe in doing whatever we can…

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Innovative edible packaging will greatly reduce waste
Innovative edible packaging will greatly reduce waste

The packaging industry produces billions of pounds of waste every year that end up going directly to the landfill after serving their purpose. Sara Risch, Ph. D wants us to think differently, she notes that in nature that are many different kinds of “packages” that keep their contents safe from the elements. She cites many…

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Good to the last drop: Liquiglide coating is here to save the day
Good to the last drop: Liquiglide coating is here to save the day

Liquiglide coating is a product created by researchers at MIT’s Varanasi Research Group. This new product uses an advanced structured liquid that is like a solid but lubricated like a liquid. The end result is a substance that can coat the inside of any container and make it nonstick. The applications for this technology are…

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