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Nestlé Pure Life introduces rPET bottles in US
By PKBR Staff Writer
Nestlé Waters North America bottled water brand Nestlé Pure Life Purified Water has launched a new 700mL bottle developed by using food grade recycled plastic (rPET).
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Delta Plastics acquires plastics firm Command Packaging
By PKBR Staff Writer
US-based Delta Plastics has purchased California-based Command Packaging, including its plastic film recycling subsidiary Encore Recycling, for undisclosed amount.
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Herbold's plastic film recycling system installed in South Africa
By PKBR Staff Writer
Germany-based Herbold Meckesheim has supplied and commissioned a plastic film recycling system in Germiston South, near Johannesburg, in South Africa.
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FPI urges UK government to reinvest raised packaging taxes into recycling process
By PKBR Staff Writer
The Foodservice Packaging Association (FPA) and its members welcomed the Government’s commitment to tackling the environmental impact of packaging and plastics and called for all taxes raised to be directed to increasing recycling and reducing litter.
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Ocean microplastic pollution pose significant risk to whales and sharks, says study
By PKBR Staff Writer
The presence of microplastics in the ocean pose significant risk to whales, sharks and other marine species, according to a new study by researchers from Murdoch University in Australia.
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Lego Group joins How2Recycle initiative to promote recycling of packaging
By PKBR Staff Writer
Lego Group has joined the How2Recycle initiative, providing US consumers with clear guidance to responsibly recycle their LEGO packaging.
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RePower begins construction on recycling and recovery facility in South Carolina, US
By PKBR Staff Writer
US-based RePower South (RPS), an advanced recycling, recovery and renewable energy company, has commenced construction of the recycling and recovery facility in Berkeley County, South Carolina, to process mixed waste.
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Water UK launches new scheme to offer free water refills to cut plastic bottle use
By PKBR Staff Writer
Water UK has launched a new scheme in the UK to allow consumers to refill plastic water bottles in public places to help reduce the plastic use.
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Ellen MacArthur Foundation awards $1m for five recyclable and compostable packaging solutions
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation has awarded $1m for five new recyclable and compostable packaging solutions to stop plastics becoming waste.
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Amcor pledges to make packaging range fully-recyclable by 2025
By PKBR Staff Writer
Packaging manufacturer Amcor has committed to make its entire range of packaging to be recyclable or reusable by 2025.
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ESE World conducts practical experiment to assess HDPE’S recycling properties
By PKBR Staff Writer
ESE World, a manufacturer of temporary storage systems for waste and recyclables, has conducted scientific tests to demonstrate the recycling properties of the high-density polyethylene (HDPE), a polyethylene thermoplastic made from petroleum.
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Ripple Glass launches commercial recycling program in Kansas City, US
By PKBR Staff Writer
Glass recycling firm Ripple Glass has launched a new commercial program for businesses in Kansas City to recycle their glass.
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Unilever urges consumer goods industry to step-up efforts on ocean packaging waste
By PKBR Staff Writer
Unilever is calling the consumer goods industry to accelerate action to tackle ocean packaging waste and create a circular economy for plastics.
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Waitrose to ban black plastic packaging by 2019
By PKBR Staff Writer
UK retailer Waitrose has unveiled plans to ban the use of black plastic packaging by 2019, in a bid to reduce the use of plastics.
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Coca-Cola aims to recycle all packaging by 2030
By PKBR Staff Writer
Coca-Cola has set a goal to collect and recycle every bottle or can it sells by 2030.
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