News & Events


News & Events


Packaging Première 2018

May 2018,
A great platform, offering excellent visibility for packaging producers, and a constructive marketplace for productive interaction with the big international luxury brands. This event is the intersection between the creation of high quality products and their packaging. The Packaging Première fair was established to fill a considerable gap, and is now establishing a reputation as the ideal event for luxury brands and packaging producers to meet up and do business together.


PET from recycled plastic bottles

People are becoming increasingly aware of the problem of our planet’s ever-decreasing resources, and recycling is one of the best ways to face this dilemma. PET is a polymer resin made from recycled plastic bottles. The non-biodegradable polymeric components of discarded plastic bottles are processed and turned into new products. PET is environmentally friendly, and processed without using or producing nitrogen, nickel, PVC, formaldehyde, or heavy metals. It is ideal for dye-sublimation printing, screen-printing and embroidery.


New 2018 plastic bag law

Bio Compostable plastic bag law 123 – 2017. For your convenience, please find below a summary of this new Italian law. Please note that Casa Basiliotti has been in possession of all the certifications, and has been printing the mandatory legal text on its products, since 2010:

“In order to provide suitable information to consumers, and to allow the traceability of commercially available plastic bags, the manufacturers of the bags referred to in articles 226-bis and 226-ter, without prejudice to the certifications provided therein, must affix their own identifying elements, as well as suitable text to certify that the bags produced fall within one of the lawfully marketable types.”