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P&G aims at doubling level of recycled resin in its packaging
By PKBR Staff Writer
Consumer goods giants Procter & Gamble (P&G) has expanded its sustainability goals to conserve resources, protect environment and improve social conditions.
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Sonoco starts operation of automated material recycling facility
By PKBR Staff Writer
South Carolina-based packaging products firm Sonoco has begun operation of a fully automated Material Recycling Facility (MRF) to process kerbside collected dual stream residential and commercial waste materials from the Raleigh and Wake County, NC area.
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US recycles record number of PET bottles in 2013
The latest report by the National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR) and the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR) has revealed that the US recorded a recycling rate of 31.2% for PET bottles last year.
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APR releases sleeve label working group report
By PKBR Staff Writer
The Association of Postconsumer (APR) Plastic Recyclers has released its final report of the sleeve label working group which suggests recommendations to lessen the effects of sleeve labels on the recycling of PET bottles.
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PET to PET invests €2.3m in facility upgrade
By PKBR Staff Writer
PET to PET recycling Austria has invested about €2.3m on the upgrade of its Austrian plant based in Müllendorf to meet the increasing processing demand.
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H&A Recycling installs new Bio-Thermic Digester to reduce organic waste disposal costs
By PKBR Staff Writer
H&A Recycling will install a new industrial scale Bio-Thermic Digester (BTD) from a major Advetec reseller Biozolve to reduce organic waste disposal costs by £400,000 every year.
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Ecotech opens PET recycling facility in London
Ecotech London has opened a £6.5m PET recycling plant in East London which will be capable of processing close to 18,000 tonnes of PET bottles annually.
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New protocol for aluminum packaging unveiled
By PKBR Staff Writer
A new protocol for aluminum packaging developed by the Aluminum Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) could see close to 10,000 tonnes of recovered aluminum being counted towards the targets set for the recovery of aluminum packaging.
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Nescafe teams up with TerraCycle to recycle coffee capsules
The Nescafe Dolce Gusto team will partner with recycling company TerraCycle to develop a solution to recycle used coffee capsules.
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Foodstuffs North Island launches recyclable seafood boxes
By PKBR Staff Writer
Foodstuffs North Island has partnered with its fish processor Sanford and Charta Packaging to provide sustainable seafood boxes to its PAK’nSAVE and New World stores across the North Island.
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65 billion PET bottles recycled in Europe in 2013
By PKBR Staff Writer
Europe recycled close to 65 billion PET bottles in 2013, as per the figures released by European non-profit trade association Petcore Europe.
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DS Smith acquires complete ownership in Italmaceri
By PKBR Staff Writer
Corrugated and plastics packaging company DS Smith has completed the acquisition of remaining 50% stake in Italian recycling company Italmaceri Srl.
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Mpact plans to open PET recycling facility in South Africa
By PKBR Staff Writer
South Africa-based paper and plastic packaging manufacturer and paper recycler Mpact has unveiled plans to commence a polyethylene terephthalate (PET) recycling plant for about $33.03m (ZAR350m).
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Flight Plastics receives funding to open plastic waste recycling facility in New Zealand
By PKBR Staff Writer
The New Zealand government has provided $4m ($3.3m) funds to Wellington-based plastics manufacturing company Flight Plastics to build a recycling facility that could turn plastic waste into food-safe packaging.
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Plastic Recycling opens recycling facility in Indianapolis
By PKBR Staff Writer
Plastic Recycling (PRI) has opened a facility in the US state of Indiana to recycle foam take-out containers and other used rigid polystyrene materials.
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