News and Media Archives September 2013


September 30, 2013 - APR in the News

Greener Package, Plastics News, Waste Mangagement World, Recycling International

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September 24, 2013 - APR

Recycling Associations Release Joint Plastic Specifications for First Time

(Washington, DC) – The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) and the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR), which together represent nearly all U.S. postconsumer plastic recycling companies, today announced the publication of joint plastic model bale specifications to provide clarity and uniformity within the industry. These model bale specifications are the results of a Plastic Scrap Specification Taskforce which the two organizations formed with the goals of finding common ground on the specifications and thereby improving the efficiency of trade.

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