APR News and Media


November 5, 2018 - Waste Management World

APR Member Highlight: CABKA IPS

CABKA Opens Plastic Recycling Research Facility in Valencia

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October 31, 2018 - Plastics Recycling Update

APR Member Highlight: GreenMantra Technologies

How one reclaimer is accessing new markets for PS

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October 31, 2018 - Recycling Product News, Plastics Recycling Update

APR in the News

APR endorses global commitment to eradicate plastic waste

"This Global Commitment is a huge step forward in the effort to create a global vision for a true circular economy for the plastics industry."

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October 31, 2018 - APR Press Release

APR Endorses Global Commitment to Eradicate Plastic Waste

Effort to Guide the Sustainability of Plastics in the Circular Economy

APR joins 250 other organizations to endorse The New Plastics Economy Global Commitment led by The Ellen MacArthur Foundation, in collaboration with the UN Environment, that was officially unveiled at the Our Ocean Conference in Bali this week.

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October 14, 2018 - Packaging World

APR Member Highlight: UPM Raflatac

Sustainable labels boost circular economy

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October 10, 2018 - APR PRESS RELEASE

2018 APR Recycling Demand Champion Campaign’s Year End Report Released, New Champion Companies Announced

Proactively Building Demand for Recycled Plastics

A program designed to expand market demand for recycled plastics has generated almost 7 million pounds of new demand in its first year. The APR Recycling Demand Champions Campaign, created by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) in 2017 to develop new markets for recycled plastics, announced the results at the APR annual meeting in St. Petersburg, FL. APR also announced several new participants who have committed to increase their use of postconsumer resin (PCR) in the upcoming year.

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October 3, 2018 - Plastics News, Packing Materials

APR in the News

Two events focused on plastics recycling form strategic alliance

‘’The alliance will further boost plastics recycling initiatives, developments and projects on the global level."

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