Jan. 14, 2019


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Jan. 14, 2019

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DAK Americas buying Indiana PET recycling assets

The Charlotte, N.C.-based PET resin maker has what's being termed as "an asset purchase agreement" with Perpetual Recycling Solutions LLC, which operates a 100-million-pound per year recycling facility in Richmond, Ind.


North American commodity resin prices take a December dive

In December, average selling prices for polypropylene fell 8 cents per pound, according to market sources contacted by Plastics News. Prices for all grades of polyethylene slipped 3 cents per pound, while solid polystyrene prices slid 7 cents and PET bottle resin prices declined by 4 cents.