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TerraCycle partnership focuses on pet food packaging

Plastics 7/31/2015

Wellness TruFood packaging can be recycled nationally through mail-in program.

Unifi selects BHS for plastics recycling facility

Equipment & Products, Plastics 7/29/2015

System will purify PET for use in Repreve brand yarn in apparel and automotive industries.

Axion Polymers urges auto design sustainability

International Recycling News, Plastics, Auto Shredding 7/28/2015

Plastics recycling firm will present its case at September event in the U.K.

North American Plastics Alliance celebrates fourth anniversary

Plastics 7/28/2015

Formed by three U.S. plastics industry associations in 2011, NAPA has since welcomed ANIPAC, Mexico’s plastics industry group.

UV light negatively affects PET bottles recovered for recycling

Plastics 7/23/2015

Plastic Technologies Inc. study reveals that recycled PET bottles exposed to UV light negatively affect the physical properties of next-generation bottles.

P&G’s Fabric Care group plans to make 230 million bottles a year from recycled plastic

Plastics 7/23/2015

Initiative reflects a 3,800-ton increase in the use of postconsumer plastics, P&G says.

Pallmann granulator designed for PET bottles

Equipment & Products, Plastics 7/22/2015

New Panther model can produce PET flake of different sizes by changing the granulator's screen.

Restaurant owners petition to reverse New York's foam foodservice products ban

Legislation & Regulations, Plastics 7/21/2015

Petition presented to Mayor de Blasio.

Unifi expands Repreve Recycling Center

Plastics 7/17/2015

Facility will more than double in size to accommodate growth of Repreve brand.

Shaw opens second carpet recycling facility in Georgia

Plastics 7/17/2015

Ringgold, Georgia, facility will create at least 70 new full-time jobs.

American Recycling of WNC expands plastics processing

Municipal Recycling, Plastics 7/17/2015

Company seeks baled Nos. 1-7 plastics.

British Plastics Federation criticizes retailer’s move to ban PET bottles

International Recycling News, Plastics 7/16/2015

Selfridges announces it is no longer selling single-use plastic water bottles.

MBA Polymers founder and former CEO rejoin company

International Recycling News, Plastics 7/15/2015

Mike Biddle to serve in a consulting capacity while Richard McCombs takes the post of CEO.

SPI and Recycling Today join forces to expand programming, reach of upcoming recycling events

Conferences & Events, Plastics 7/14/2015

Organizations partner on Re|focus and Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference events.

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