POST-INDUSTRIAL

Post-Industrial Recycling

Beside-the-Press Granulators Target Closed-Loop Recycling of Sprues, Runners

Wittmann Battenfeld’s G-Max replaces a gear box and a gear motor with a self-pre-tensioning belt for quieter operation and less maintenance.
#sustainability

Post-Industrial Recycling

Recycling: Expanding 'Circularity' through Advanced Recycling Technologies

Recycling and achieving circularity for materials is at the core of the plastics industry’s evolving sustainable business model. Advanced technologies will play a big role.

Post-Consumer Recycling

Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Names 2020 Design for Recycling Award Winner

Lexmark received the award specifically for the design of its toner cartridges, of which 95% contain at least some post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastic content.

Post-Industrial Recycling

Merging Sustainability and Innovation at Sealed Air

Ron Cotterman, vice president of innovation and sustainability at Sealed Air, talks about the company’s recent investment in Plastic Energy, an advanced recycling company.
#sustainability

Commodity Resins

Innovative Recycler Sets Sights on PET Thermoforms

Green Impact Plastics becomes first to focus on thermoforms in tray-to-tray recycling venture.
#pet #closeupontechnology

Post-Industrial Recycling

Extrusion: Go from Fluff to Blown Film With Twin-Screw System

System bypasses pelletizing step and can reprocess barrier films.

Post-Industrial Recycling

Südpack Invests in Chemical Recycling Joint Project with Recenso

The collaboration aims to convert production-related reusable materials into high-quality pyrolysis oil on an industrial scale.

Post-Consumer Recycling

Graham Recycling Company Celebrates 30th Anniversary

The plant is extremely important to Graham’s mission to create a circular economy.
#economics

Post-Consumer Recycling

Ineos Styrolution and AmSty to Build Joint Facility for Advanced Recycling of Polystyrene

The facility will feature Agilyx’s advanced recycling technology.

Post-Industrial Recycling

California Governor Signs Nation's First Mandatory Recycled Content Bill

The law requires all plastic bottles covered by the state’s container redemption program average at least 15% post-consumer resin (PCR) starting in 2022.