News and Media Archives September 2015


September 25, 2015 - Plastics News

APR Member Highlight - Dart Container Corporation

Judge overturns NYC's EPS ban

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September 16, 2015 - Flexible Packaging, Resource Recycling, Plastics News, PetroChem Wire News, Recycling Portal, Green Tech

APR in the News

APR to Highlight Innovations in Plastics Recycling

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September 9, 2015 - APR Press Release

APR Announces First Annual Plastics Recycling Showcase

Highlighting Innovations to Support the Plastics Recycling Industry

A recently announced program recognizing innovations in product design and technology promoting plastics recycling is accepting nominations through October 31st. The APR Plastics Recycling Showcase, developed by the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR), will focus on recently commercialized innovations developed by APR members that have a positive impact on the ability of a package or container to be recycled. As the leading international trade association representing the plastics recycling industry, APR works to provide leadership for long-term industry growth and vitality. This program is part of APR’s continued effort to address technical challenges facing plastic recyclers.

“We recognize that innovation drives the growth of recycling, and is essential to the success of the plastics recycling industry,” commented John Standish, APR’s Technical Director. “The APR Plastic Recycling Showcase will identify, highlight, and commend the industry's leading innovations developed by APR member companies that support the growth of plastics recycling.”

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September 2, 2015 - The Recycling Partnership

The Recycling Partnership in the NEWS

100,000 new recycling carts have been delivered to residents in first partner cities

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August 28, 2015 - Berry Plastics Media Alert

Berry Plastics Sponsored Recycling Night at Evansville Otters Game

Berry Plastics is proud to partner with the Evansville Otters in an effort to support recycling in our community.

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August 17, 2015 - Recycling Today, Plastics News, Resource Recycling

APR in the News

APR releases supermarket rigid plastics recycling video

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