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Fonterra launches yogurt pouches recycling program in New Zealand
By PKBR Staff Writer
Fonterra Brands New Zealand (FBNZ) has introduced a recycling drive through which people in the country can collect yogurt pouches and send them to recycling firm TerraCycle.
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Valmet to supply OptiConcept M line to Lee & Man in China
By PKBR Staff Writer
Valmet will provide a complete OptiConcept M containerboard output line, to Lee & Man in Jiang Xi, China.
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Solar-powered bins to fight seagull menace in UK
By PKBR Staff Writer
The St Ives administration in Cornwall, UK, is putting in place high tech solar-powered bins to keep seagulls at bay from the bins.
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New Plymouth council in New Zealand to build recycling facility
By PKBR Staff Writer
The New Plymouth District Council in New Zealand will set up a materials recovery facility (MRF) to reduce landfilling costs by selling recyclables.
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Britons do not support levy on biodegradable bags, finds survey
By PKBR Staff Writer
Nearly 65% of consumers in the UK opine that biodegradable and recyclable plastic bags should be exempted from a levy that is going to be effective in October.
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Planglow to launch compostable packaging
By PKBR Staff Writer
Labeling and eco packaging firm Planglow will launch a packaging product lineup, capable of being disposed of in home and industrial compost, at Lunch Show in September.
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Bulk Handling Systems to supply PET purification system to Unifi
By PKBR Staff Writer
Yarn producer Unifi Manufacturing has commissioned Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) for putting in place a front-end PET purification system at its manufacturing facility in Reidsville, North Carolina, US.
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US city undertakes cigarette butts recycling drive
By PKBR Staff Writer
Downtown St. Louis (STL) has teamed up with recycling firm Terra Cycle and Progressive Waste Solutions to place 62 cigarette collection receptacles in St. Louis in the US to serve the twin purposes of cleaning up litter and recycling butts.
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Chinese provinces collaborate to recycle 20mt of waste a year
By PKBR Staff Writer
Six provinces around China capital Beijing have launched a crusade against industrial solid waste by initiating a resource recycling project.
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Exposure to UV rays impacts rPET bottle properties, finds study
By PKBR Staff Writer
Post-consumer bottles exposed to ultraviolet (UV) rays impact the physical properties and visual attributes of recycled PET (rPET) bottles, according to a study by Plastic Technologies.
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EBRD to provide $125m in funds for Turkey’s packaging waste recycling initiative
By PKBR Staff Writer
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is undertaking a Near-Zero Waste initiative in Turkey, by funding recycling setups, green initiatives and technologies that cut down on packaging waste.
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P&G announces green recycled alternative for bottle material
By PKBR Staff Writer
Procter & Gamble (P&G) Fabric Care has declared a green drive deploying recycled packaging via Post Consumer Recyclate (PCR) and making 230 million bottles out of it for flagship brands, such as Ariel, Dash, Lenor and Unstoppables.
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New Zealand pilots recycling bins project for soft plastic
By PKBR Staff Writer
The New Zealand Government has launched a new initiative to supply recycling bins at retail outlets to enable consumers to dump the used soft plastic bags for recycling.
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VolkerWessels seeks partners to pilot its plastic road concept
By PKBR Staff Writer
Construction major VolkerWessels is looking for partners to take ahead its idea of PlasticRoad, roads made of 100% recycled material.
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Sappi sells Cape Kraft recycled paper mill to Golden Era Group
By PKBR Staff Writer
South Africa-based wood pulp and paper maker Sappi has sold its Cape Kraft recycled packaging paper mill to Golden Era Group.
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