Media coverage


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Childproof closures: Safety and durability is Mpact’s norm

Mpact’s Pinetown based plastic conversion plant, have earned their stripes producing high quality childproof and tamper evident closures.

26 August 2019
Aligning with global changes

Mpact is a proud member of the South African Vinyl Association, the representative body for the local vinyl industry that plays an active role in the sustainability of the industry.

23 July 2019
Mpact Versapak announces PETCO Voting Membership

Mpact Versapak, a subsidiary of Mpact Operations, with BRC certified plants, acknowledges the convenience and uses of PET plastics and the need for a solution to post-consumer waste, in order to minimise its impact on the environment.

03 July 2019
What is your contribution to recycling?

Recycling and re-using packaging materials have been placed at the forefront of the consumer mind.  Both brand owners and retailers are in a good position to assist with the cradle-to-grave process. 

14 June 2019
Does packaging affect food safety?

In the previous edition, Mpact Versapak explored packaging additives which assist with beverage preservation.

30 May 2019
Mpact adds new eggs to its basket

Here at Mpact we continually focus on remaining relevant to customer and market requirements.

17 May 2019
Preserving your product through packaging

As consumers of PET* plastic bottled beverages such as water, carbonated soft drinks, fruit juices and an increasing amount of wines and other alcoholic beverages, little thought goes into how these beverages are packaged in different ways to ensure the preservation of the content. 

06 March 2019
Meal packaging at its best

In the highly competitive convenience market, quality and value for money are two of the top considerations.

10 January 2019
Does your packaging cut the grade?

Both consumers and brands should educate themselves in what plastic grades are available, their basic properties, as well as the safety requirements.

09 January 2019