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Plastic bag bans, bonus content

Monday, February 11th, 2013 | Permalink

Plasticstoday Last week, PlasticsToday published a five-part comprehensive report on plastic shopping bag bans. I encourage you to read the report in its entirely on our site (slightly shameless self-promotional plug there).  read more

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Plastic bag bans, bonus content

Disagreements about recycling standards at The Packaging Conference put speakers at odds

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 | Permalink

Atlanta — The Tuesday afternoon session at The Packaging Conference (Feb. 4-6; The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead; Atlanta) focused on plastic recycling challenges and potential solutions. However, tensions emerged when Tom Busard, chairman of the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers ( APR ) took issue with two of the presentations prior to his. Tagging Options Domain:  Plasticstoday Keywords:  plastics packaging the packaging conference recycling full-wrap PET read more

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Ban the bags vs. Bag the bans: The fight rages on

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 | Permalink

The current population of California is estimated at about 37 million, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. That’s how many people will be impacted by a potential statewide plastic bag ban.  Tagging Options Domain:  Plasticstoday Keywords:  plastic bag bans bag fees saved the plastic bag plastic bag laws london 2012 read more

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Ban the bags vs. Bag the bans: The fight rages on