Recycling
RSS

Image

MeadWestvaco joins the Recycling Partnership


April 23, 2015 11:19 am ET

MeadWestvaco Corp., a global packaging company with some operations in plastics, is joining the Recycling Partnership.

Image

DaVinci puts its plastic scrap back to work on new roofs


April 22, 2015 3:01 pm ET

From its own manufacturing facility to construction sites around the United States, DaVinci Roofscapes recycles about 300,000 pounds of polymer scrap annually.

Image

Recycling group changes its name to the Recycling Partnership


April 20, 2015 3:10 pm ET

Curbside Value Partnership is no more. But don't worry. The organization that promotes curbside recycling is simply changing its name to the Recycling Partnership.

Image

Expansion gives recycler space to develop new products


April 15, 2015 11:47 am ET

Thousands of square feet of additional space at Birch Plastics Inc. are allowing the company to grow now and in the future.

Image

Project aims to place recycled plastics front and center in cars


April 15, 2015 10:21 am ET

Premium car maker Jaguar Land Rover is preparing to enter new territory and use recycled plastics in the passenger cabin to make interior trim with a Class A surface.

Image

Recycled cup maker MicroGreen shuts down


April 14, 2015 6:39 pm ET

An Arlington, Wash.-based cup maker, which used recycled PET and attracted millions and millions of outside investment, has “ceased operations.”

Image

Canadian recycler headed for auction block


April 14, 2015 3:17 pm ET

A Canadian recycling company that could not climb out of a financial hole will have its assets sold at auction.

Image

Fire kills 4 at Chinese recycling facility


April 13, 2015 4:07 pm ET

An April 13 fire at a small plastics recycling company killed four people in China's Jieyang, Guangdong province..

Image

Study: Most plastics recycled in Canada stays in North America


April 13, 2015 3:41 pm ET

Most post-consumer plastics packaging collected in Canada finds a home in that country and the United States, according to a recently released study.

Image

UK groups out to secure bottle recycling business


April 13, 2015 11:12 am ET

The United Kingdom non-profit Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) is hosting a meeting this week with leading figures in the supermarket supply chain to look at balancing the market for recycled high density polyethylene and help stricken...

Upcoming Plastics News Events

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 15, 2015 - September 17, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

More Events

Newsletters

Select from the list below to subscribe to customized Plastics News e-mail news alerts. Check the options you wish to receive.

View samples of all eNewsletters »

More Newsletters