The Future of Sustainability in Packaging to 2018

Driven by consumer demand, material advances and legislation, sustainability is becoming one of the most important aspects of packaging.

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Product type: Market report
Date of publication: 01 Apr 2013
Product format: Digital Copy, Hard Copy
Number of pages: 200
Number of tables: 150
Number of figures: 10
Forecast range: 2013-2018

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The Future of Sustainable Packaging provides in-depth analysis of the current and potential demand for sustainable packaging worldwide. This brand new market report details market sizes, projections and five-year market forecasts to 2018. Focusing on key drivers, trends and technologies shaping the industry, this is the definitive guide to the sustainable packaging landscape. Breaking down sales by type, end-use market and geographic region, the report provides comprehensive coverage of the market and supply chain.

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WHAT'S INCLUDED:

  • Quantitative market sizes and forecasts to 2018
  • Analysis of the future of global sustainable packaging markets, based on extensive primary research
  • More than 100 tables and figures showing key drivers, trends and legislative updates

METHODOLOGY:

The Future of Sustainable Packaging is based on extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research included interviews with key members of the supply chain including leading technology providers, packaging suppliers and converters, brand owners and the large retailer end users. Secondary research included reviews of existing publications, conference presentations and internetsourced data.

FIND OUT ABOUT:

  • Sustainable packaging market demand with forecasts to 2018, keeping you up to date on complex developments
  • Key drivers, trends and technological innovations shaping the sustainable packaging market and its end-use sectors such as food and beverages, healthcare, consumer goods, etc
  • Quantitative market sizes for the 2012- 18 period with forecasts broken down by packaging type, end-use market and geographical region

HOW WILL THIS REPORT BENEFIT YOU?

  • Plan your five-year business strategy with confidence, with the latest projections for sustainable packaging to 2018
  • Use trusted industry forecasts and analysis to ensure your business is ahead of the competition
  • Develop a better understanding of the market supply chain and the future plans, needs and expectations of yourpotential customers
  • Keep up to date with the latest technology trends, market developments and legislative and regulatory directives

WHO SHOULD BUY THIS REPORT?

  • Packaging converters
  • Equipment/Machinery suppliers
  • Raw materials suppliers
  • Packaging end users
  • Industry consultants and analysts

YOU'LL GET:

  • One hard copy of the report sent to you on publication date
  • Electronic copy with searchable PDF
  • Global intranet licence allowing everyone in your organisation electronic access to the study

Table of Contents

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 

INTRODUCTION AND METHODOLOGY 

  • Scope
  • Objectives
  • Methodology
  • Definitions

KEY DRIVERS AND TRENDS 

  • Introduction
  • Definition
  • Level of uptake
  • Industry perceptions
  • Drivers
  • ↘↘ Regulations
  • ↘↘ Reduced costs and improved profit
  • ↘↘ Source reduction
  • ↘↘ Customer demand
  • ↘↘ Corporate commitment
  • Trends
  • ↘↘ Downsizing
  • ↘↘ Lightweighting
  • ↘↘ Recycling and material recovery
  • ↘↘ Recycled content
  • ↘↘ Biopolymers
  • ↘↘ Packaging and logistics efficiency
  • ↘↘ Industry collaboration

CUTTING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS 

  • Overview
  • Bioplastics
  • ↘↘ Non-biodegradable
  • ↘↘ Biodegradable
  • Nanocomposites
  • Active packaging
  • ↘↘ Barrier packaging
  • ↘↘ Modified atmosphere packaging
  • ↘↘ Antimicrobial packaging
  • Molded pulp packaging
  • Alternate fibre packaging
  • ↘↘ Bamboo fibre
  • ↘↘ Mushroom packaging
  • ↘↘ Other fibres
  • Eco-friendly coatings and adhesives
  • ↘↘ Biodegradable coatings
  • ↘↘ Mineral-based coatings
  • ↘↘Water-soluble adhesives
  • ↘↘ Other technologies
  • Multipurpose packaging
  • ↘↘ Clever Little Bag
  • ↘↘ SmartBox
  • ↘↘ KFC sides
  • ↘↘ Lite2go
  • ↘↘ Uruku

MARKET SIZES AND FORECASTS 

  • Overview
  • Overall packaging market
  • ↘↘ Current market
  • ↘↘ Forecast to 2018
  • ↘↘ Key growth areas
  • Sustainable packaging market
  • ↘↘ Current market
  • ↘↘ Forecast to 2018
  • ↘↘ Key growth areas
  • Market by packaging product sector
  • ↘↘ Board packaging
  • ↘↘ Metal packaging
  • ↘↘ Glass packaging
  • ↘↘ Recycled plastic packaging
  • ↘↘ Bioplastics packaging
  • Market by end-use sector
  • ↘↘ Food packaging
  • ↘↘ Beverage packaging
  • ↘↘ Healthcare packaging
  • ↘↘ Cosmetics packaging
  • ↘↘ Other consumer packaging
  • ↘↘ Other packaging
  • Future outlook

END-USER DEMANDS 

  • Introduction
  • Key players
  • ↘↘ Consumers
  • ↘↘ Retailers
  • ↘↘ Brand owners
  • ↘↘ Packaging designers
  • ↘↘ Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)
  • ↘↘ Other players

GEOGRAPHIC TRENDS

  • Western Europe
  • ↘↘ Overview
  • ↘↘ Denmark
  • ↘↘ France
  • ↘↘ Germany
  • ↘↘ Italy
  • ↘↘ Netherlands
  • ↘↘ UK
  • ↘↘ Other countries
  • Eastern Europe
  • ↘↘ Overview
  • ↘↘ Poland
  • ↘↘ Russia
  • Middle East
  • ↘↘ Overview
  • ↘↘ Turkey
  • North America
  • ↘↘ US
  • South America
  • ↘↘ Overview
  • ↘↘ Brazil
  • Asia
  • ↘↘ Overview
  • ↘↘ China
  • ↘↘ India
  • ↘↘ Japan

REGULATIONS AND LEGISLATION 

  • Introduction
  • EU legislation
  • US legislation
  • Other legislation
  • Future outlook

Tables and Figures

  • Sustainable packaging market size, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Sustainable packaging demand by region, 2013 and 2018
  • Sustainable packaging market size by type, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Recycled packaging market size, 2008-18
  • Recycled packaging market size by material, 2008-18
  • Reusable packaging market by type, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Reusable packaging demand by product
  • Reusable packaging market by type, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Biodegradable packaging market size, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Sustainable packaging market size by end-use market, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Sustainable packaging as a closed loop
  • SPC design objectives address the full lifecycle of packaging
  • Top ten debris items found in oceans
  • Smithers Pira survey of respondents indicating principal drivers of sustainable packaging
  • Packaging-related legislation
  • Leaders in sustainability outperform other players. DJSI, Dow Jones Sustainable Index; DJ, Dow Jones Overall Index
  • The value of landfilled packaging in the US, 2010
  • Post-consumer PET end-use
  • Energy to produce and the dispose of 1,000 single-use shopping bags, paper bags, degradable bags and recyclable plastic
  • General actions taken by companies to advance sustainable packaging
  • General company efforts to address sustainability
  • Comparison between glass jar and flexible pouch packaging
  • Classification of bioplastics
  • Comparison of PLS biopolymer's properties with other common polymers
  • List of companies producing biodegradable bioplastics for food packaging
  • Effect of nanoparticles on polymer properties
  • Role of nanocomposite in food packaging
  • Suppliers of nanocomposites that have targeted packaging applications and the nature of their material offerings
  • Overall market for sustainable packaging, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • Overall sustainable packaging market size by region, 2008-18
  • Market size by packaging type, 2008-18
  • Recycled packaging market, 2008-18
  • Packaging recovery in the US
  • Recycled content packaging market size by material
  • Recycled paper content in various paper packaging
  • Use of recycled paper and paperboard in packaging
  • Recycled paper packaging market, 2008-13
  • Recycled plastic packaging market, 2008-13
  • Recycled metal packaging market, 2008-13
  • Reusable packaging demand by product
  • Reusable packaging demand for barrels
  • Reusable packaging demand for plastic crates and totes
  • Reusable packaging demand for RIBCs
  • Biodegradable packaging market, 2008-18
  • Sustainable packaging market size by end-use market, 2008-18 ($ billion)
  • US recycling rate by material
  • Partial list of countries and states with a ban on plastic bags
  • Countries imposing levies and fees on use of plastic bags
  • EU packaging recycling targets, 2008
  • J.L. Clark has reduced wall thicknesses of both its metal and plastic containers
  • Flexible pouch baby food packaging
  • Environmental effect of under- and overpackaging
  • Global bioplastics capacity by type, 2011
  • Packaging supply cycle and value chain
  • Oxygen barrier properties of Nano-MXD6 nanocomposite
  • Molded pulp bottles from Seventh Generation and Bodylogix
  • Dell's bamboo package
  • Mushroom Wine Shipper
  • Packaging made from coconut fibre
  • Packages made from banana fibre, hemp and cocoa fibre
  • Green Bay Packaging's alternative to waxcoated corrugated cartons for poultry, seafood, meat and vegetables
  • Lite2go by Knoend
  • Uruku lipstick by Aveda
  • Overall sustainable packaging market size by region, 2008-18
  • Comparison of market size of sustainable packaging by region, 2013 and 2018
  • Market size by packaging type, 2008-18
  • Market demand by packaging type, 2013 and 2018
  • Recycled content packaging market size by material
  • Comparison of recycled content packaging market, 2008 and 2013
  • Five roadblocks to increased use of recycled content in plastic packaging
  • Recycling rates for glass packaging in Europe
  • Honeydrop beverages switched from a PET bottle to glass bottle
  • Plastic totes used in the seafood industry, plastic bulk containers
  • I LOHAS water bottle
  • Overview of environmental laws and regulations focused on packaging
  • Asserted effects and outcomes of EPR
  • Examples of how packaging designers meet convenience and environmental demands
  • Revised SPA sustainable packaging definition, strategies and key performance indicators
  • Demands that consumers place on packaging
  • Mega-trends that will affect the future of packaging
  • Packaging trends and environmental impacts
  • Examples of past legislation aiming to reduce the environmental impact of packaging
  • Consumers' willingness to pay more for sustainable packaging
  • Consumers' willingness to trade convenience for improvements in sustainable packaging
  • US consumer attitude toward sustainable packaging features
  • General company efforts to address sustainability
  • Specific example strategies for achieving sustainable packaging
  • Economic and social metrics to measure the progress of a sustainable packaging strategy
  • Sustainable packaging indicators and metrics framework
  • Examples of businesses benefiting from life-cycle analysis
  • Classification of sustainable claims
  • Classification of the linked-benefit strategy
  • Opportunities to reduce environmental impacts in distribution
  • Waste management options
  • Technologies and principles for sustainable packaging design
  • Six rules of thumb for the sustainable packaging designer
  • Packaging weight reduction examples
  • Characteristics of traditional packaging materials
  • Examples of recent commercial development of environmentally friendly plastic materials
  • Overview of biodegradable packaging technology developments and their impact
  • Performance attributes of PLA compared to other common polymer materials
  • Packaging minimisation initiatives by regions
  • Forms of packaging that global consumers would and would not give up for environmental benefits
  • Sustainable packaging as a closed loop system
  • Evaluation of environmental friendliness by producers and consumers
  • Shopping behaviours of green shoppers vs all shoppers
  • The packaging cradle-to-cradle lifecycle
  • How packaging is transported throughout the supply chain
  • Energy used to produce different biobased and petroleum-based polymers
  • Global attitudes regarding environmentally friendly packaging