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News and Media Archives 2013

August 23, 2013 – Plastics News

August 23, 2013 – Plastics News

Design Guidelines Push Recyclability

A trade group representing plastics recyclers is out with new information to help people understand recyclability design guidelines for packaging and containers. The Association of Plastic Recyclers has published design guidelines for 14 years, but the group expects a new executive summary will help reach a broader audience.

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September 30, 2013 APR in the NEWS

 

September 30, 2013 - APR in the News

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

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September 24, 2013 Bale Specs Press Release

 
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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October 15, 2013 - APR in the News

 

October 15, 2013 - APR in the News

Greener Package, Recycling Today, Waste 360, Resource Recycling, Plastics News, European Plastics News

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October 9, 2013 - Postconsumer PET Container Recycling Rate Report

 

October 9, 2013- APR and NAPCOR Press Release

US PET Container Recycling Rate Climbs Aove 30% for 2012

NAPCOR and APR Report Highest Domestic RPET Production and End Use to Date

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