27 Feb 2020
Resource List #18
5 sustainable packaging trends to look out for in 2020
For sustainable packaging, 2020 is set to be a year of action and reaction, building on the fast-growing trends we have seen in the last two years. Here are the critical sustainable packaging trends to look out for in 2020.
5 trends that are driving packaging updates
As the global food packaging market approaches $400 billion by 2025, consumer desires and modern lifestyles continue to facilitate a shift in how people perceive food. Many of the same consumer trends from recent years are still relevant today, with the most popular trends being health-conscious foods that include a focus on sustainability.
2020 predictions: 5 telling trends in 3D printing
Last year saw staggering growth in the enterprise 3D printing market, which is shaking up manufacturing sectors around the globe. High-volume, low-value production manufacturing is shifting to a nimbler model, although the change isn't without some growing pangs, as recent on-demand manufacturing stumbles suggest.
Would you eat steak printed by robots?
Hearing aids, prosthetics, and now — food?
US ARL explores 3D printing from recycled plastic
The US Army Research Laboratory (ARL) is looking at new environmentally friendly alternatives with 3D printing from recycled plastic waste.
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