Fresh salmon packed with Styropor® Ccycled™: The world’s first EPS fish boxes based on chemically recycled plastics introduced in Norway

Bremnes Seashore uses Styropor® Ccycled™ for its high-quality BÖMLO® salmon filets Virgin quality and food contact approval guaranteed: Ccycled™ fish boxes are identical to conventional boxes made of expandable polystyrene (EPS) Circular economy: VARTDAL PLAST engaged in fish box recycling Thanks to its manufacturing process, Styropor® Ccycled™ has the same properties as conventional Styropor®. This … More Fresh salmon packed with Styropor® Ccycled™: The world’s first EPS fish boxes based on chemically recycled plastics introduced in Norway

Pribramsky new AAPA Co-President

By guest author Colin Mann freom Advanced Television The Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance (AAPA), the body that represents companies involved in the provision of protected audiovisual services, security technology for such services, and the manufacturing of products which facilitate the delivery of such services, has appointed Oliver Pribramsky, Head of Rights Management, Technologies and Archives at … More Pribramsky new AAPA Co-President

EU residents sent EUR 34.1 billion in 2020 to non-EU countries

In 2020, flows of money sent by residents of the EU to non-EU countries, referred to as personal transfers, amounted to EUR 34.1 billion, a 3 % increase compared with EUR 33.2 bn in 2019. The majority of personal transfers consist of flows of money sent by migrants to their country of origin. Inflows to … More EU residents sent EUR 34.1 billion in 2020 to non-EU countries

G20 GDP growth accelerates in the third quarter of 2021

Gross domestic product (GDP) of the G20 area grew by 1.7 % between the second and the third quarter of 2021, up from a moderate quarter-on-quarter growth rate of 0.4 % in the second quarter, according to provisional estimates. This is in contrast with the slowing trend recorded in the OECD area over the same … More G20 GDP growth accelerates in the third quarter of 2021

EU Roundwood production up by 21 % in 20 years

Following eight years of steady increase, total roundwood production in the EU decreased by 2% to 488 million m3 in 2020, when compared with 2019. Still, roundwood production was 21% higher than in 2000. In 2020, the industry’s Big Five producers were Germany (84 million m3), Sweden (74 million m3) Finland (60 million m3), France … More EU Roundwood production up by 21 % in 20 years

Schengen: New rules to make the area without internal border controls more resilient

On Decembre 14, 2021, the Commission is proposing updated rules to reinforce the governance of the Schengen area. The targeted changes will bring greater EU coordination and better equip Member States to deal with emerging challenges when managing both the EU’s common external border and internal borders within the Schengen area. The update seeks to … More Schengen: New rules to make the area without internal border controls more resilient