Turning waste PET plastic and polyester fiber into feedstock through its depolymerization technology is one of the most environmentally sustainable methods for producing virgin-quality, food-grade PET plastic in the world, said the company.
Responding to Nestlé’s announcement that it would begin making its single-use packaging recyclable or reusable by 2025, Greenpeace said that the global giant should “innovate away from the single-use model entirely.”
The press improves efficiencies in the production of complex insert molded parts, helping customers speed delivery of innovative products and, in the process, gain a competitive advantage, said Donnelly Custom Manufacturing Co. (Alexandria, MN).
The goal of MGS (Germantown, WI) is to get involved early in customers’ product design processes and help improve design for manufacturability by resolving potential inefficiencies or challenges before a production tool is built.
“Everyone from plastic producers to converters to brand owners to retailers are part of this effort. We need to ensure people have access to the benefits of plastics while we solve the problem of plastic waste,” said LyondellBasel CEO Bob Patel.
In spite of the plastics industry’s best efforts to help developing countries deal with their trash problems, as the Alliance to End Plastic Waste aims to do, nothing will satisfy environmental activist groups short of ridding the world of plastic, period.