Tag archive for ‘plastic bottle recycling’
    plastic products
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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    Coats for Kids from Recycled Plastic

    Recycled plastic will help hundreds of children keep warm this winter. Tuesday 700 fleece jackets made from recycled water bottles arrived in the Quad Cities – a gift from Keep America Beautiful to one of More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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    District benches waste with plastic cap recycling

    How big is a 500-pound bag of bottle caps collected for recycling? Taller than the people who filled the bags. District benches waste with plastic cap recycling Recyclers from area schools and other sources delivered More...

    plastic products
    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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    Coca Cola partners on plastic packaging recycling project

    Coca Cola European Partners has worked with Viridor and plastics recycling firm PET UK on a project to reprocess PET liner waste from the product packaging for its Smartwater bottled water range. The project involves More...

    plastic bottle recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Thursday, November 10th, 2016
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    Used plastic bottles to get new home in Pune

    Twenty such centres will be installed across the city, where people can drop their plastic bottles to be scrapped and recycled . In a bid to find a solution to the wastage of plastic bottles , a new initiative has More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, November 8th, 2016
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    Plastipak Acquires UK Plastic Recyclers Evolve Polymers

    Plastipak Packaging, a leading global manufacturer of rigid plastic packaging as well as virgin and recycled plastic resin, has announced the completed the acquisition of the business assets of Evolve Polymers Ltd. Evolve More...

    plastic waste recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, November 7th, 2016
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    Could 3D printing help tackle poverty and plastic waste?

    Startups are turning plastic waste in developing countries into filament for 3D printers while employing local waste pickers When Sidhant Pai visited a local rubbish dump in his home city of Pune, India, he was More...

    plastic recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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    US plastics recycling market is ‘holding its own’

    United States: The United States managed a recycling rate of 30.1% for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic bottles last year, according to a joint statement by the National Association for PET Container Resources More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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    How Gaza’s plastic factories are betting on recycling

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — The Ramlawi Plastic Factory, located east of Gaza City, is making strides in the local plastics industry by recycling plastic and scrap for use in its products. This comes at a time when More...

    plastic bottle recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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    Asia’s largest waste-bottle treatment plant seeks rebirth

    (ECNS) — A plastic bottle treatment plant in Beijing, which boasts the largest capacity of its kind in Asia, has shut down for three years due to an inadequate “supply of garbage.” The plant, at More...