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Plastic Recycling News
Concerted efforts by the industry could push plastics packaging recycling rate to 70%
The use of plastics has increased nearly twentyfold over the past 50 years.
January 17th 2017
94% of US consumers have access to recycling, finds new study
The report is based on study conducted in over 2,000 communities during late 2015 and…
January 17th 2017
Atlanta plastics recycler cited for serious health and safety violations
The agency has proposed penalties totaling $133,443 against the recycler. The inspection was prompted by…
January 13th 2017
New Report focuses on the mounting use of plastics in consumer electronics
According to Terry Peters of PLASTICS Industry Association, plastics have played a prominent role in…
January 13th 2017
Michigan's new law prohibits imposition of plastic bag restrictions
Michigan has passed a law that prevents local governments from imposing bans on plastic bags…
January 3rd 2017
Plastic bag fee contributed to drastic decline in marine litter, finds report
The MCS beach cleaners picked up 268,384 individual pieces of plastic during the operation.
December 29th 2016
Industry associations join hands in fight against marine plastic litter
A total of 69 plastics associations have signed the declaration since its launch in 2011.
December 16th 2016
Europe's PET recycling rate surges 5% in 2015
As per data, nearly 59% of all bottles placed in the European marketplace are being…
December 11th 2016
UN Report spotlights huge economic losses caused by marine plastic debris
Marine debris is a key environmental issue at the global level and a major threat…
December 7th 2016
City of Boston considers ban on plastic bags and tax on other bags
The proposal aims to reduce litter by limiting the use of plastic bags and encourage…
December 1st 2016