Tag archive for ‘plastic waste 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 Raw Material
    By Plastics News Articles On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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    A teacher from Tasmania is making 3D printing filament from plastic marine rope waste

    Here at 3Ders, we love hearing about the different and innovative ways that people are reusing, recycling, and up-cycling waste that would normally just end up in a landfill. That’s why we’re happy to be kicking 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 waste recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Friday, November 4th, 2016
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    Redding receives grant to recycle plastic foam

    REDDING, Calif. – The Redding Solid Waste Transfer Station is expanding and will soon add foam polystyrene to its list of recyclable material. The city received a $49,000 grant from the Foam Recycling Coalition More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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    Recycling plant to resume operations

    KOZHIKODE: City corporation authorities have commenced negotiations with agencies who participated in the bidding to resume the operation of the West Hill Recycling plant situated at Industrial Estate area, which More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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    California Voters Are Confused About Plastic Bag, Death Penalty Propositions

    California voters who oppose the death penalty and those who want to challenge the plastic bag industry may accidentally cast ballots against their views. 40 percent of likely voters who called themselves “anti-death More...

    Plastic Raw Material
    By Plastics News Articles On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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    European firms move forward on plastic scrap-to-roads concept

    KWS, Wavin and Total sign a cooperation agreement to develop the Plastic Road. The VolkerWessels subsidiary Netherlands-based KWS, Dutch plastic pipe manufacturer Wavin and France-based petrochemical firm Total More...

    Plastic Recycling
    By Plastics News Articles On Monday, October 10th, 2016
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    Plastic bags ban remains a dream in Indonesia

    I remember when I was young how I tailed my mother to the wet market near our house to buy groceries. My job was to carry the basket with the items on my mother’s shopping list. Thirty years later, my daughter More...