Charpak Hygiene Standard Wash Your Hands COVID19 Coronavirus

Protecting People, the Planet and ensuring Business Continuity.   Updated 31 March 2020   While UK food retailers, and food manufacturers work tirelessly to support the nation and supply food to #feedthenation Charpak continues to supply hygienic, food grade approved essential packaging.  With standard clear rPET or rPET/PE we can offer a fast turnaround for the most essential items.   Everyone within the Charpak team has risen to the challenge during...

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Circular Economy Plastic packaging

  Investing heavily in new materials development over the last 12 months, Charpak continues to manufacture widely recycled packaging from a minimum of 75% recycled PET, some of which includes the local circular economy recycled resources.  When more packaging is recycled because consumers believe and trust that it is re-used, we will have access to more circular resource, and contribute even greater to reducing packaging (and...

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UK Plastics Pact 2018-2019 Report Charpak Ltd

As active Founding Members of The UK Plastics Pact, Charpak is proud to be making significant contributions towards achieving The UK Plastics Pact targets.   This unique collaborative initiative will create a circular economy for plastics and aims to achieve a systematic overhaul of the plastics system in the UK.  It brings together businesses from across the entire value chain, with UK Government and NGOs to tackle...

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University of Cambridge CirPlas pioneering research

The new Cambridge Creative Circular Plastics Centre (CirPlas) at the University of Cambridge focuses on innovations in plastic use, re-use and avoiding use.   Funded by UK Research and Innovation, CirPlas aims to eliminate plastic waste by combining blue-sky thinking with practical measures, connecting expertise across the disciplines and collaborating with industry and local government.   To find out more about the pioneering research being undertaken on reducing plastic...

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Silverstone Technology Cluster Charpak Ltd

With a focus on ‘The Business of the Future’, the Silverstone Technology Cluster’s Design, Simulation & Metrology special interest group on 10th December 2019 is exploring new technologies and processes which help businesses become more efficient and effective in an ever-changing world.   Hosted by Grant Thornton and centrally located in Milton Keynes, The packed agenda is full of revolutionary Industry 4.0 technology solutions.  To book your...

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Charpak sustainable premium beverages value added packaging

  Charpak Managing Director, Paul Smith, was interviewed by Packaging Innovations to discuss the importance of value-added packaging for the drinks sector and the significant difference it can make to spirits producers, distillers and those throughout the premium drinks sector.     Q:  Why is value added packaging so important in the drinks sector?    We know Value Added Packaging (VAP) is an important part of the drinks brands' portfolios because...

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Charpak Ltd are delighted to be announced as Winners of the Innovation of the Year 2019 at the UK Packaging Awards.  Our ground-breaking Twist-Loc® Treat Tub success follows on from Winning SME of the Year 2018.  The Charpak team collected this latest accolade on Thursday 7th November 2019 at The Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London.   The Innovation of the Year 2019 category was one of...

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Professional MotorSport World Expo 2019 Charpak Ltd Niall Johanson

Joining the Professional MotorSport World Expo 2019  on Friday 15 November 2019, Charpak Automotive Lead, Niall Johanson, has been invited to present "Recycled plastics in the circular economy meets high-performance engineering" as part of the Expo's comprehensive workshop programme.   Niall will discuss the value of putting in place circular economies for recycled, lightweight thermoformed plastic packaging in the high-performance engineering industry to resolve in-process manufacturing and...

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Invited to the Autumn Eco Fair in St Ives, Cambridgeshire on Saturday 19th October with the bold statement “Ask us Anything” Charpak Managing Director, Paul Smith, and Head of Technical Design, Kate Robinson joined Cambridgeshire residents to help reduce confusion about plastics and recycling.   Kate and Paul outlined what a circular economy is and how it reduces plastic waste.   They explained how Charpak reuse the County’s...

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Charpak Ltd Huntingdon supports Recycle Week

Taking part in the Recycle Week annual campaign, Charpak aims to help motivate more people to recycle more, and better.  We are lighting our building up green to show our support for Recycle Week and show we take recycling seriously.  The lights are on from dusk till dawn, and using low power LED lights they use little power and electricity.   What and how we recycle really...

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