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NIR tests reveal factors influencing flexibles sorting

A major international collaboration to provide independent, scientific data linked to design, sortability and mechanical recyclability of flexible packaging has published its first report, with a focus on near-infrared (NIR) technology. The Circular Economy for Flexible Packaging (CEFLEX)-led initiative clarifies exactly how a NIR sorting device sees flexible packaging, understands a range of material structures…

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