Posts Tagged trash

Plastic bottles “dreaming” of being recycled

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 | Permalink

Let’s face it; a majority of plastic packaging is mistakenly viewed as wasteful after its use. But instead of seeing packaging as trash, why not look at it as something that wants to be recycled? That’s the goal of the public service advertising (PSA) campaign by the Ad Council and Keep America Beautiful (KAB), which is designed to raise awareness about the benefits of recycling with the goal to make recycling a daily social norm. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

See the original post:
Plastic bottles “dreaming” of being recycled

Ocean plastic waste – a hot commodity for packaging?

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 | Permalink

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure isn’t just an old idiom; it’s become a sustainable business model for repurposing plastic waste into packaging. It’s estimated that about 10% of the world’s plastic waste finds its way into the sea and Belgium-based ecological cleaning brand Ecover says it wants to help clean up the mess. The company recently announced plans to develop a new polymer mix that incorporates plastic waste from the ocean into its bottles. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  plastics packaging ocean waste Ecover PET HDPE sugarcane read more

View article:
Ocean plastic waste – a hot commodity for packaging?

Contact Us

Click or drag a file to this area to upload.