Recycled Plastics Live on at School

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Looking to live a greener lifestyle? Next time you’re replenishing school supplies, look for products made with recycled plastics and other recycled materials . From backpacks to pencils to lunch containers, many school essentials now are made with recycled plastics—creating another life for these valuable materials. And schools […]

Soon we will all be mandated to haul our groceries, booze, and hamburgers around in organic-certified, fair-trade, shade-grown burlap sacks.

Many municipalities in the Golden State have now banned plastic bags. First, they came for our plastic bags; now they are coming after paper bags… at least in California. California Senate Bill 270 would prohibit grocery stores, convenience stores, wine shops, fast food joints and so forth from handing out free paper bags to their […]

US PVC faces subdued demand in Turkey, Egypt

Players report that buying interest for American PVC cargoes is generally low in Turkey and Egypt nowadays as per the pricing service of ChemOrbis. Import American PVC offers currently retain their strength at steady levels in those markets supported by firm dynamics in the US. Ethylene costs remain high given relatively reduced supplies for the […]