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Packaging Innovations London 2019

Packaging Innovations London 2019

Time 11-9-2019

Futamura is once again exhibiting athe one of the UK's most prestigious pakcaging events.

Come along and visit us at stand B18 (opposite the main stage) and learn about how NatureFlex renewable and compostable cellulose films can help you on your sustainable packaging journey.


British Heart Foundation uses Compostable NatureFlex for Pre-loved Toys

British Heart Foundation uses Compostable NatureFlex for Pre-loved Toys

Time 24-6-2019

UK charity organisation, the British Heart Foundation, has called upon the expertise of packaging converter, Direct Packaging, and compostable film manufacturer, Futamura, to find a solution to a heart-breaking problem.

Millions of discarded, once-loved toys find their way to landfill, but the British Heart Foundation has targeted this wasteful issue whilst raising money for their valuable cause; by grouping the toys in handy-sized packs to be purchased and re-homed.


GMUND Cards using NatureFlex

GMUND Cards using NatureFlex

Time 20-3-2019 GMUND Paper has launched a new, environmentally responsible card set made from their sustainable "GMUND Bio Cycle" collection, which is now packaged in renewable and compostable NatureFlex films! Learn more
Biome Bioplastics and Futamura partner to demonstrate compostable multilayer packaging

Biome Bioplastics and Futamura partner to demonstrate compostable multilayer packaging

Time 27-2-2019
Biome Bioplastics and Futamura have partnered to demonstrate a range of bio-based and compostable multilayer films.

The materials offer competitive performance, while tackling the negative environmental impact of traditional oil-based, non-recyclable multilayer packaging.

Sustainable alternatives to challenging packaging formats such as multilayer pouches will be key to meeting the UK Plastics Pact target that 70 per cent of plastic packaging is effectively recycled or composted by 2025. Read more


CO-OP bans single use plastic carrier bags

CO-OP bans single use plastic carrier bags

Time 24-9-2018 The compostable biomaterials industry is celebrating a landmark move by the COOP who has banned single use plastic carrier bags and replaced them with compostable ones. Read more.
UK Parliament to dramatically cut plastic use by replacing with compostable products

UK Parliament to dramatically cut plastic use by replacing with compostable products

Time 24-9-2018 The UK Parliament will be replacing their single-use plastic food and drink packaging with plant-based products from Futamura's customer, Vegware. These products include their certified compostable cutlery, coffee cups and lids, soup containers, takeaway food containers, salad boxes,drinking straws and a bags using our NatureFlex™
 films. Read more.
Futamura Lights Up PI London

Futamura Lights Up PI London

Time 19-9-2018 Futamura lit up the show at Packaging Innovations London 2018 - showcasing innovative product applications using renewable and compostable NatureFlex™ films, such as the award winning myChipsBox pack and high level visitors like the Rt Hon. the Lord Deben, John Gummer . Read more
Futamura collaborates with Cermount

Futamura collaborates with Cermount

Time 07-9-2018 Futamura has collaborated with Cermount to produce a high barrier tri-layer pouch
Futamura's NatureFlex Film on Plastic Free Aisle

Futamura's NatureFlex Film on Plastic Free Aisle

Time 12-7-2018 Futamura has partnered with sustainable packaging manufacturer, Bio4Pack, to create a compostable pack for Dutch organic cereal producer, De Halm, using NatureFlex™ and Tipa film. The product features on the recently celebrated Ekoplaza plastic free aisle, along with a number of other solutions from Bio4Pack using NatureFlex films
Asia Pacific

Futamura Chemical Co, Ltd.

2-29-16, Meieki,

Nakamura-ku,

Nagoya, Aichi,

450-0002, Japan

Tel: +81 52 562 1841

Europe

Futamura Chemical UK Ltd.

Station Road,

Wigton,

Cumbria CA7 9BG,

United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1697 341212

USA

Futamura USA, Inc.

280 Interstate North Circle,

Suite 530,

Atlanta, GA 30339,

United States of America

Tel: +1 770 818 3012