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GM Recycles Water Bottles to Produce Chevy Equinox Part
The Detroit auto giant is recycling employees’ water bottles into noise-reducing fabric insulation that covers the Chevrolet Equinox engine.
Blog Published: 4/13/2016
Ways to Grow PET Packaging Recycling
Global commodities markets are placing intense price pressure on all players in the PET supply chain, as reclaimers and PRF operators suffer tight margins due to low resin pricing.
Blog Published: 3/10/2016
Plastic Recycling Start-Up Looks to Change India’s Recycling Culture
India has been referred to as the world’s trash can. Harsh for certain, but if you type in the words ‘India’ and ‘Trash,’ plenty of disturbing Google images of kids playing in trash will pop up.
Blog Published: 3/2/2016
Plastics Recycling Conference Explores the Economics of Recycling
These are interesting times for the recycling market—the industry has been impacted by the erratic commodities markets and low cost virgin material will test commitments to use recycled materials.
Blog Published: 2/3/2016
Top Recycling Stories of 2015
As PT’s Editorial Director Jim Callari wrote earlier this year: recycling is here to stay.
Blog Published: 12/22/2015
Taiwan's Growing Recycling Market
Strolling down the night markets in Asia, one of the things that stick out among the various smells, sights and sounds—is trash. Lots of trash.
Blog Published: 9/9/2015
Are You A Film or Sheet Processor? There’s Plenty to Learn at the Extrusion 2015 Conference
  Have you checked out Plastics Technology’s upcoming Extrusion 2015 Conference?
Blog Published: 8/27/2015
SPI: Time To Refocus Plastics Recycling Efforts
Only about 9% of plastic waste was recycled from the municipal solid waste stream in 2012, according to the latest figures available from the U.S.
Blog Published: 6/15/2015
Bag Bans Embolden Activists
Whether or not it was the goal initially, California’s statewide ban of plastic bags has given environmental groups the confidence and momentum to broaden their target range for regulation.
Blog Published: 11/18/2014
EPS Foam Manufacturer Molds On Despite Environmental Attacks
If plastic bags are Public Enemy No. 1 for environmental activists, EPS foam might be No. 1A, despite some very green credentials.
Blog Published: 11/11/2014

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