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April 6, 2020 - Tonny Rutakirwa

APR in the News

Can Plastic Film Be Recycled? Types, Recycle Hints, Tips, a Guide

Can plastic film be recycled? Newspaper bags, grocery bags, and bread packaging are among the types of plastic films that can be recycled. Plastic film products such as frozen produce, cling film and heavily printed bags should not be recycled.

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April 3, 2020 - Environment and Energy Leader

APR in the News

Plastic Recyclers Group Launches Post-Consumer Resin Certification Program

The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), an international trade association that represents the plastics recycling industry, introduced a post-consumer resin certification program. This effort is aimed at helping increase the supply and demand of post-consumer recycled plastics.

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April 2, 2020 - Global Recycler, Karma

APR in the News

Coronavirus May Boost Recycling’s Status From Helpful to Critical

The deadly coronavirus epidemic is changing the image of recycling from something we do to help the environment to being a critical part of U.S. manufacturing.

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April 1, 2020 - Plastics Recycling Update, Bioplastics News

APR in the News

APR and ACC both look to verify recycled content

Consumers may want products with recycled plastic, but how can they trust the items contain post-consumer material? Two industry groups have taken steps to answer that question.

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March 31, 2020 - Global Recycler, Recycling Today

APR in the News

WM encourages recycling to support manufacturers during epidemic

Recyclable Materials Needed for Manufacturing Supply Chain to Produce Packaging for Grocery and Medical Supplies

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March 30, 2020 - Plastics Technology, Recycling Today, Waste360, Waste Advantage

APR in the News

APR and NERC Announce New Government Recycling Demand Champion Program

APR’s campaign to increase demand for PCR expands to the public sector.

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March 30, 2020 - APR Press Release

APR and NERC Launch New Government Recycling Demand Champion Program

Successful Campaign Expands Beyond Private Sector

The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) today announced a new partnership with The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) to grow a groundbreaking campaign that expands market demand for recycled resins and improves plastic recycling in North America. The Government Recycling Demand Champions, a companion to APR’s well-established Recycling Demand Champions Campaign, will be tailored to state, regional and local governments around the United States.

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