The equipment acquired by flexible packaging manufacturer TC Transcontinental will be used to convert plastic waste recovered from sorting facilities and other commercial, industrial, and agricultural sources into plastic pellets.
The most advanced industrial-scale recompounding line in the world, according to KraussMaffei, features a proprietary cutter-compactor unit and two-stage extrusion system comprising dual twin-screw extruders.
The first results of a life cycle assessment of depolymerized styrene reportedly confirm that polystyrene can be a valuable polymer contributing to the circular economy, said Ineos Styrolution.
Manjushree Technopack Limited (MTL), launches “Born Again” program of post-consumer recycled (PCR) PP and HDPE content for packaging for brands like P&G, Pepsi, and Unilever.
The CEO of oxo additive maker Symphony Environmental Technologies pushes back on the ban proposal in exhaustively detailed letter.
Cumberland Granulators worked directly with Teel Plastics and KW Plastics to identify specific net benefits that grinding and reusing plastic scrap has had on their operations.
Using an online self-assessment tool, products can be ranked from A to F, depending on whether they are fully, partially, or not recyclable.
Plastics Recyclers Europe has just published guidelines on the characterization of recycling waste, while Chemical Recycling Europe calls for faster action to unlock potential of chemical recycling.
Berry and Mondelez team up to develop sustainable, value-added packaging for Philadelphia cream cheese.