IBC/Bulk Container Poolers

Supplier directory for IBC and bulk container pooling, rental, management services, and tracking provision. This directory is a work in progress. Please submit your recommended changes or listings to rick@packagingrevolution.net CHEP 37564 Amrhein Road, Suite 100 Livonia, MI 48150 tel: (888) 873-2277 web: www.chep.com Description: CHEP … [Read more...]

IBC/Bulk Container Suppliers

Bulk containers for liquids, solids, and powders, including IBCs, bulk bins, folding large containers, sleeve packs, pallet packs, tanks, and other bulk packs.  This vendor list is available to be updated. If you have a new listing to include in this list, or changes to an existing listing, please contact rick@packagingrevolution.net or post at … [Read more...]

RPP Containers Expands and Moves to New Facility

CINCINNATI, OH -  RPP Containers®, a leading custom manufacturer, stocking distributor and recycler of reusable plastic bulk containers, has recently moved its operations into a new 123,000- square-foot headquarters located in the Evendale area of Cincinnati. Previously located at three different sites in the Cincinnati area, the new RPP … [Read more...]

NWPCA Sponsors the PCR to Benchmark Environmental Performance of Wooden Pallets

July 16, 2019 –   UL has announced the publication of the first-ever Product Category Rules (PCR) for wooden pallets. The PCR may be used to benchmark the environmental impacts of wooden pallets, and sets a new precedent for life cycle assessments for pallets made from other materials. Product Category Rules (PCRs) are a set of requirements and … [Read more...]

Conner Industries Acquires RoseMill Packaging Resources

FORT WORTH, Texas - Conner Industries, Inc., a leading provider of lumber, industrial wood crates & pallets, and packaging solutions, has announced the acquisition of RoseMill Packaging Resources, LLC (“RoseMill”), an industrial packaging company based in Lewisburg, TN. RoseMill is a rapidly growing and profitable provider of industrial … [Read more...]

ORBIS Receives Accolades from Inbound Logistics and Food Logistics Publications for Environmental Sustainability Performance

ORBIS ® Corporation, an international leader in reusable packaging, has recently received recognition from two leading publications. One of them is Inbound Logistics, which named it as an Inbound Logistics 2019 G75 Green Supply Chain Partner. This award recognizes 75 companies that are committed to developing products or services to help increase … [Read more...]

Renting equipment reduces carbon emissions, study determines

Three specialized, independent research companies - Climate Neutral Group, CE Delft and SGS Search - have researched and calculated the CO2 emissions during the full life-cycle of ten pieces of equipment representative of the portfolio of European Rental Association (ERA) members. The research concludes that efficient use lowers the total carbon … [Read more...]

Ideas for Turning Old Pallets into Dorm Decorations

If you want to add something modern and useful to your room, consider usual wooden pallets. Wood is an inexpensive material to decorate your dorm. It is perfect to create an interior design at low cost. Your dorm will be your home for several years, and you can make it cozy with the help of wooden pallets. It’s possible to make a bed, a small … [Read more...]

Smithers Pira forecasts global bioplastic packaging market to reach $8.8 billion by 2024

LEATHERHEAD, Surrey, UK and AKRON, Ohio, USA – The plastics industry is a major contributor to the global economy, providing foundational technologies and materials for all key segments. With a new emphasis on sustainability from leading packaging converters and food and beverage brands, there is an increased demand and opportunities for … [Read more...]

Trex Offers Free Recyclability Testing for Polyethylene Packaging Applications

NexTrex™ Testing Program Aims to Clarify & Identify Acceptable Material for Inclusion in Trex Recycling Programs WINCHESTER, Va. - Plastic film plays a critical role in the packaging and transportation of many consumer goods, but it also presents a considerable challenge to manufacturers looking to reduce waste and their carbon footprints. How … [Read more...]