The FuturePack project aims to find sustainable and economically viable solutions to technological, societal, political and environmental challenges in order to develop Norwegian plastic packaging materials for the future.
R&D partner, packaging material development using recycled PE and PP, develop new packaging designs fit for recycling, test and characterise the packaging materials, verify ethylene and propylene from biomass and plastic waste as drop-in monomers for PE and PP production in bench scale, communicate results in various fora.
Project acronym: FuturePack
Project duration: 2017–2021
Project coordinator: Norner Research
Project partners: 13 partners; 8 from industry, 5 from institutes/universities
BAMA Gruppen AS, Tine AS, Nortura AS, Norgesgruppen AS, Elopak AS, Bewi AS, ROAF IKS, Orkla ASA, Mills DA, Grønt Punkt Norge AS
Research and technology institutes:
Norner Research AS, RISE-PFI, NTNU IKP, Nofima AS, Østfoldforskning AS