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Recycling Partnership grants funding for new recycling initiative in South Carolina, US
By PKBR Staff Writer
The Recycling Partnership, a collaborative, industry-funded effort designed to boost residential recycling in the US, has announced its first public grant to the city of Columbia, South Carolina.
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L’Oreal teams up with Avery Dennison to assess packaging labels’ environmental impact
By PKBR Staff Writer
L’Oreal Americas and Avery Dennison haveteamed up to identify and reduce the environmental impacts of packaging labels throughout the entire label lifecycle.
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Valio to sell skimmed milk in Tetra Pak’s fully renewable carton pack
By PKBR Staff Writer
Finland-based dairy producer Valio is now selling its products in Tetra Pak’s carton packaging made entirely from plant-based materials, becoming the first company in the world to do so.
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New York City bans use of expanded polystyrene articles
By PKBR Staff Writer
The New York City has barred food service establishments, stores and manufacturers from possessing, selling or using single service Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) foam articles or polystyrene loose fill packaging.
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New South Wales might get bottle recycling scheme like South Australia
By PKBR Staff Writer
Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) has confirmed the acceptance of a letter addressed to the National Packaging Covenant Industry Authority (NPCIA) from the New South Wales (NSW) government related to a container deposit scheme and is examining different approaches to encourage recycling and litter reduction targets.
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Cardia Bioplastics inks two year supply agreement with Cleanaway
By PKBR Staff Writer
Cardia Bioplastics has secured a two-year supply contract with Cleanaway and has received its first year order to deliver 7.8 million Cardia Compostable kitchen tidy bags and 50,000 Kitchen Tidy Bins for commercial roll out.
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Jayplas creates new packaging division, installs new plant
By PKBR Staff Writer
UK-based plastics recycler Jayplas has completed the installation of a new extrusion and printing plant besides creating a new packaging division.
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Aurelius acquire plastic bottle recycler Eco Plastics
By PKBR Staff Writer
Mid-market pan-European investor Aurelius has acquired Europe's leading ethical plastic bottle recycler Eco Plastics for an undisclosed amount.
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Kerbside collection of beverage cartons in UK increases to 60%
By PKBR Staff Writer
The proportion of UK local authorities collecting beverage cartons for recycling from kerbside has reached 60%, according to figures released by the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) UK.
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Biopac launches compostable container range
By PKBR Staff Writer
Environmental packaging specialist Biopac has launched a new range of compostable containers with clear RPET lids which are said to be suitable for food outlets which would like to show off their culinary creations.
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Industry lauds EC decision to reject ban of oxo-biodegradable plastics
By PKBR Staff Writer
Representatives of the oxo-biodegradable industry have expressed happiness over European Council of Member States' decision to reject the ban on the material across the continent.
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EU approves new law to cut usage of plastic bags
By PKBR Staff Writer
A new law has been approved by the European Union in a bid to cut down on the usage of plastic grocery bags.
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DS Smith acquires Spain's Andropack for £35m
By PKBR Staff Writer
Europe-based corrugated packaging provider DS Smith will be acquiring Spanish corrugated board producer, Andopack for about £35m.
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Rising paper and cardboard theft a concern for recycling companies
By PKBR Staff Writer
British waste and recycling company, Business Waste, says that a spike in the theft of paper and cardboard meant for recycling is to be blamed on scrap thieves who are looking for soft targets.
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US records 4.3% increase in plastic bottle recycling
Plastic bottle recycling in the US has grown by 120 million pounds in 2013, an increase of 4.3%, according to data released by the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR) and the American Chemistry Council (ACC).
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