15 Jul 2019
This white paper of recommendations and decision support provides a diagnosis of the problem of plastic packaging and proposes a method to support change.
04 Jun 2019
The objective? Develop R&D projects and transfer their results to companies in three areas: sustainability (D), intelligence (I) and security (S).
24 May 2019
The European Commission is launching a food control plan with Member States to assess the migration of certain substances from materials intended to come into contact with foodstuffs. This coordinated control plan is targeted on the specific migration of certain molecules, or even global depending on the different groups of packaging considered.
03 May 2019
Results of the calls for projects Eco-design, Recycling -Valorisation and Reuse
15 Apr 2019
The distribution channels for "bulk" products have become sources of inspiration for eco-innovation in sectors that go far beyond organic cereals in organic stores. Indeed, these distribution methods are much more advanced than they seem and their favourable ecobalance does not result from a "elimination" of packaging, but from the separation of the product preservation process into two stages: 1) from manufacturing to distribution, and 2) from the consumption cycle.
13 Feb 2019
A high-resolution mass spectrometer coupled with gas chromatography, which will make it possible to take a major step forward in the study of food-packaging interaction phenomena. This investment is part of the DIS 30 platform "Plastics Ambition for 2030" on safe intelligent sustainable plastics processing, in which CTCPA is involved.
21 Jan 2019
The IRICE scheme (business-centred research and innovation facilities) aims to set up or strengthen R&D platforms that structure the regional innovation ecosystem. These platforms bring together facilities, skills and related services offered to companies for the implementation of their R&D projects.
10 Jan 2019
The Roberval Prize - category higher education 2018 - was awarded on 11 January 2019 to Patrice Dole, director of the packaging division at CTCPA and coordinator of the book Les 7 fonctions de l'emballage (The 7 functions of packaging).
24 Oct 2018
The CTCPA offers its catalogue of internships and short courses, including Opcalim's Catalog' internships, so that you can choose your internships now.
Soon a second catalogue will be published which will include our brand new services in terms of qualifications & certifications (CQP, others) organised within and between companies, and specific measures for job seekers or newcomers to qualify.