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Indian flexible packaging giant joins Incpen

10-Jun-2011
Last updated the 10-Jun-2011 at 12:15 GMT

Indian flexible packaging giant Uflex has joined the UK-based environmental packaging body Incpen.

Incpen (the Industrial Council for Packaging and the Environment) members operate at all points of the supply chain - raw material suppliers, packaging manufacturers, product manufacturers and retailers. The group welcomed Uflex membership, saying it reflected its growing global coverage.

Askoh Chaturvedi, Uflex chairman and managing director said: “Incpen can be instrumental on behalf of the producers and users of packaging material in addressing the growing environmental concerns of the public and environmental authorities worldwide from a clear perspective. In our view, Incpen acts as a catalyst to the healthy growth of the packaging sector globally”

Incpen director Jane Bickerstaffe said: “The environment knows no boundaries. Wherever we are in the world, packaging producers and users share the same concerns about using resources wisely and protecting the environment.”