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US PET recycling rate tops 30 percent


October 9, 2013 8:06 pm ET

New York’s bottle deposit law and an increase of collections in California helped drive up the U.S. gross recycling rates of PET bottles to 30.8 percent, according to a new report from the National Association for PET Container Resources.

US-based recycling trade groups create specifications for plastic bales


September 24, 2013 3:42 pm ET

Two trade groups are coming together to create uniform recycled plastic bale specifications in an effort to improve efficiency.

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