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Google’s Newest Nest Mini is Made from 100% Recycled Plastic Bottles
Taking that one step further, the Google exec stated that the Nest Mini Speaker will…
October 18th 2019
Plastic Industry Urged to Increase Use of Recycled Plastic
The EC highlighted the need for putting an end to illegal export of plastic waste…
October 17th 2019
Biffa Advocates Total Ban on Plastic Waste Exports
In addition to ending plastic waste exports, Biffa also calls for phasing out problem plastics…
October 17th 2019
Auburn Town Approves Plastic Bag Use Restrictions
The bylaw aims to reduce use of single-use plastic bags by placing restrictions on their…
October 16th 2019
Worcester Plastic Bag Ban Awaits Council's Final Approval
If finally approved, the ban will go into effect on April 1, 2020.
October 15th 2019
Gov. Newsom Vetoes California Plastic Bottle Recycling Bill
The law, first of its kind in the entire U.S., would have set a tougher…
October 14th 2019
Innovative Recycling Tech Can Recycle PET Carpets
The company’s patented recycling technology uses a simple and safe process when spinning nanofibers.
October 14th 2019
The Latest Trends Driving the Plastics Industry
The aim of modern production methods should be to reduce consumption of resources while preserving…
October 14th 2019
Consortium Calls for Enhanced Use of Recycled Plastics in Electronic Devices
As per rough estimates, plastics account for almost one-fifth of all the materials in electronic…
October 11th 2019
U.S. Scrap Plastic Exports Recorded Substantial Decline
The imports too recorded decline through August this year. Valued at $150.97 million, the imports…
October 10th 2019