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28 July 2021
FINAT news
28 July 2021
FINAT Label Competition endorsed by the World Packaging Organisation

As per 16 July 2021, the FINAT Label Competition is on the list of recognised awards programmes eligible to participate at the WorldStar Global Packaging Awards. FINAT decided to apply for qualification after having received requests from converter members that wished to enter this global competition.

28 July 2021
FINAT news
28 July 2021
FINAT Radar #15 Summer edition now available

It is with pleasure that we present to you the 15th edition of the FINAT RADAR, our 6-monthly review of the state of the European self-adhesive labels and narrow web markets.

15 July 2021
15 July 2021
Setting the scene for FINAT in 2027

The FINAT Calendar for 2021 is halfway. Normally around this time, preparations for Labelexpo Europe in September would be in full swing, but now that the show has been moved to April 2022, 2021 will be the second year in succession without hardly any physical interaction.

1 July 2021
Labelexpo series news
1 July 2021
New dates announced for Labelexpo Southeast Asia

ASEAN’s leading labels and package print exhibition moves to February 2023

30 June 2021
Labelexpo series news
30 June 2021
New dates announced for Labelexpo India

South Asia’s leading labels and package print exhibition to run in 2022.

16 June 2021
Labelexpo series news
16 June 2021
Registration opens for Label Congress 2021

Three days of high-level conference and masterclass content to run alongside exhibition hall in Rosemont, IL this September. Registration is now open for Label Congress 2021, the first in-person networking and educational event for the US label industry since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic

16 June 2021
National Associations news
16 June 2021
CELAB Publishes New White Paper: “Film Based Silicone Release Liners from Labels Can & Should Be Recycled”

CELAB (Circular Economy for Labels), a consortium representing companies throughout the self-adhesive label supply chain, today published a new white paper on challenges and opportunities facing the global recycling of film based silicone liners, a type of layer from which a label is peeled away.

10 June 2021
Sustainability & Regulations news
10 June 2021
UK funding for R&D on sustainable plastic packaging

GBP 7M available for projects developing sustainable plastic packaging; applications open until September 8, 2021

sustainability
10 June 2021
Sustainability & Regulations news
10 June 2021
Biobased polymers terminology

Several reviews seek to define sometimes confusing terms in the bioeconomy

sustainability
10 June 2021
Sustainability & Regulations news
10 June 2021
Single Use Plastics guidance published

European Commission publishes anticipated Single Use Plastics guidance

single use plastics

Relevant downloads

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FINAT GA minutes 2021 incl voting members
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FINAT Radar 2021 vol. 15 - Summer Edition
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FINAT Radar 2020 vol. 14 - Winter Edition
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FINAT GA 26 Nov 2020 Part 2 Agenda

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