News

ASD Packaging Week to be Organized Every Year
19 April 2018
The week in which Eurasia Packaging Istanbul will be held will be celebrated as the "ASD Packaging Week” as from this year.
Packaging Training Programs Started in Indonesia
25 May 2018
World Packaging Organisation (WPO) Education Team have started 3-4-5 days long Packaging Technology Training Courses amongst the WPO member organisations in Jakarta / Indonesia in April 2018.
Eleven Companies Take Major Step Towards a New Plastics Economy
11 May 2018
Eleven leading brands, retailers, and packaging companies work towards 100% reusable, recyclable or compostable packaging by 2025 or earlier.
New Additive Said to Turn Plastic Waste to Compost
11 May 2018
NEO Plastics, describes it as an all-organic compound that gets added to a masterbatch of plastic resin so that packaging made from that resin will break down in anaerobic conditions like landfills in years vs. the centuries that traditional plastics require.
19 Countries - 2018 AIP National Conference program now released (2-3 May 2018)
23 March 2018
With 24 international speakers from 19 countries and 56 speakers spanning two-days, the 2018 AIP National Conference is the only place to be on the 2nd and 3rd of May.
Asian Packaging Federation Members Met in Sri Lanka
31 January 2018
Asian Packaging Federation of which ASD being the 1st Vice President, met in Colombo, capital city of Sri Lanka, between December 11-17, 2017 for 42th General Assembly, AsiaStar 2017 Jury Meeting and Awards Ceremony.
WPO Announces New Executive Board
28 December 2017
During the 2nd Board Meeting of 2017, on November 07th in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the new President of WPO, Pierre Pienaar, elected on May during Interpack, announced his new Executive Board for 2018-2020 term.
Message from ASD : Packaging is not Waste
06 December 2017
Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD) draw attention on the importance of packaging recycling. Mr. Zeki Saribekir, the President of ASD, said “Packaging is not waste, but rather important materials useful for economy. Through recycling, we achieve a positive contribution both to our economy and to our environment.”
WPO selects winners of WorldStar Awards 2018 in Brazil
22 November 2017
WPO Members met in Brazil the week commencing 6 November for meetings and the judging of the WorldStar Packaging Awards. The judging session took place as part of the 99th WPO Board Meeting activities and were kindly hosted by the Brazilian Packaging Association.
61 Packaging Industry Leaders Are Among Turkey's Biggest Companies
10 October 2017
Annual “Turkey's Top and Second 500 Manufacturers / Producers 2016” research prepared by Istanbul Chamber of Industry is announced. A total of 61 packaging companies, 35 of which are Packaging Manufacturers Association (ASD) members, are placed on ISO top 500 and second 500 lists.