Recalled Kroger beef could contain hard plastic

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – More than 35,000 pounds of raw ground beef has been recalled due to products that may contain “extraneous materials, specifically hard plastic,” according to the USDA. The raw ground beef items were produced on March 22 and shipped to distribution centers in Virginia and Indiana for distribution to retail locations. The […]

Tekni-Plex buys Commodore Packaging, Commodore Technology

Tekni-Plex has acquired both packaging manufacturer Commodore Plastics and Commodore Technology, which will now operate under Tekni-Plex’s subsidiary Dolco. Commodore Plastics is known for its range of traditional and custom polystyrene foam trays, padded food trays, as well as supermarket and industrial trays. Meanwhile Commodore Technology manufactures polystyrene foam extrusion systems, dies, thermoformers, trim systems […]

Wisynco collects 8k plastic bottles Expo Jamaica in recycling project

Wisynco says it is encouraged by the success of its recycling initiative at the recently held Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association Jamaica Expo, which saw approximately 8,000 bottles collected during the four-day event in Kingston. With over 100 booths exhibiting locally made and distributed products and over 12,700 plastic bottle beverage consumed – many patrons and exhibitors […]