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No more compromises with the new Alfa Laval DuraCirc circumferential piston pump

Alfa Laval AB

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<p><em>Alfa Laval's DuraCirc circumferential piston pump delivers performance, hygiene and simpler service</em></p>

Performance, hygiene and simpler service are essential to hygienic processes. Yet manufacturers across the dairy, food, beverage, confectionery, and home-personal care industries must often compromise on one essential to achieve another. Not anymore. The new Alfa Laval DuraCirc® circumferental piston pump delivers it all:  robust design, high efficiency, and reliable operation; hygienic assurance with EHEDG as well as 3-A certification as standard; and, ease of maintenance.

AkzoNobel and partners on verge of sealing revolution in packaging coatings

Akzo Nobel N.V.

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<p>Potato chips bag isolated on white background. Inside of leftovers snack packaging.</p>

A future where food packaging is more sustainable – and no longer contains aluminum – has moved a step closer, thanks to a major breakthrough in ongoing research involving AkzoNobel.

Pablo Barrera appointed Executive Director of IMAGINE Food Collective

Yara International ASA

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Pablo Barrera, EVP Communications & Procurement in Yara, is seconded to IMAGINE Food Collective, where he will work with leading global companies and stakeholders to help drive systemic change of the food value chain.

AkzoNobel and TNW partnership gives Paint the Future tech appeal

Akzo Nobel N.V.

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<p><em>AkzoNobel and TNW partnership gives Paint the Future tech appeal</em></p>

Connecting with passionate tech innovators is the goal of a new Paint the Future partnership between AkzoNobel and the “heart of tech”, TNW (The Next Web).

SALMAR STARTER BYGGING AV TOPP MODERNE SMOLTANLEGG PÅ TJUIN

SALMAR

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Styret i SalMar ASA har enstemmig vedtatt å gå videre med planene om å bygge en av verdens største og mest avanserte anlegg for produksjon av settefisk på Tjuin industriområde i Malm i Steinkjer kommune. Kombinert med selskapets smoltanlegg i Follafoss betyr dette at Steinkjer vil bli en verdensledende aktør og et viktig kompetansesenter i utviklingen av en stadig mer bærekraftig sjømatnæring.

EU Green Week: Food packaging is an essential part of achieving Europe’s Green Deal ambition

Huhtamäki Oyj

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Food production is responsible for a quarter of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions, but today it is estimated that approximately one third of all food produced globally is wasted. This significant number represents 8% of total global greenhouse gas emissions. 1 Packaging helps protect food from damage and spoilage from transport to storage and from stores to our homes. Packaging therefore ensures that the resources used to produce food, and the carbon footprint created, are not wasted.

Maersk selects Wärtsilä hybrid solution to support decarbonisation efforts

Wärtsilä

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The technology group Wärtsilä will supply its  Wärtsilä HY Module , a containerised hybrid battery power and energy storage system to Maersk Supply Service, the Denmark based provider of offshore marine services and integrated solutions for the global energy sector. The Wärtsilä system will support Maersk’s goal of reducing the carbon intensity of its fleet by 50 percent before the end of this decade. The order with Wärtsilä was placed in May 2021.

Huhtamaki invests in new fiber packaging capacity in South Africa

Huhtamäki Oyj

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Huhtamaki, a global key advanced manufacturer of sustainable packaging solutions, is setting up a new manufacturing unit in KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa to serve its existing and new egg packaging customers in the KwaZulu-Natal area with a broad range of locally produced packaging solutions. The new facility will be located close to one of South Africa’s main export ports, enabling competitive exports of egg packaging for customers across East Africa.

Ahlstrom-Munksjö Launches FiltEV®, its New, Comprehensive Platform of High Performance Filtration Materials for Electric Vehicles

Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj

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<p><em>It is estimated that only-electric vehicles will represent 25% of light vehicles production in 2030.</em></p>

/ins   Ahlstrom-Munksjö advances further into the growth segment of electrification, launching its first product offering, totally dedicated to filtration media solutions for electric vehicles.

Bio-Gate expands customer base for antiviral and antibacterial products

Bio-Gate AG

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/ins MSBG-Tec protective film spray from Bio-Gate complements hygiene strategies in public spaces Antiviral mask hygiene spray available for end users Successful tests on FFP2 (KN95) masks provides additional safety for users of everyday masks