packaging

AP Essay: Aretha Franklin, John McCain and the 1960s

“Hope I die before I get old,” the Who sang at Woodstock as the 1960s hurtled to their end. Indeed, the decade and its echoes made premature legends of so many — Kennedy to King, Hendrix to Joplin to Morrison. They became emblems of an era, and the packaging of their virtues and vices has … Continue reading AP Essay: Aretha Franklin, John McCain and the 1960s

Nestlé aiming at 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025

Vevey, Switzerland – Nestlé today announced its ambition to make 100% of its packaging recyclable or re-usable by 2025.  Its vision is that none of its packaging, including plastics, ends up in landfill or as litter.  Nestlé believes that there is an urgent need to minimize the impact of packaging on the environment. Nestlé CEO Mark … Continue reading Nestlé aiming at 100% recyclable or reusable packaging by 2025

US officials seek packaging fix for diarrhea-drug abuse

WASHINGTON/January 30, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. health regulators want makers of popular anti-diarrhea drugs to sell their tablets in smaller amounts to make them harder to abuse. The request comes amid a spike in overdoses from large doses of the over-the-counter drugs, which contain a small amount of an opioid. The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday … Continue reading US officials seek packaging fix for diarrhea-drug abuse