News and Media Archives 2017

May 24, 2017 - APR Press Release

APR Announces Pharmacy Stock Bottle Recycling Resources

Building on the Growth of Grocery Rigid Plastics Recycling 

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May 22, 2017 - Recycling Today, Waste Dive, Resource Recycling, Plastics News

APR in the News

APR asks its members to reach out in support of the North Carolina Division of Environmental Assistance and Customer Service

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May 18, 2017 - The Washington Post

APR Member Highlight: Keurig Green Mountain

Keurig is finally designing a more eco-friendly K-cup

Steve Alexander of the Association of Plastic Recyclers said Keurig is cracking what has been a long-time issue for recyclers.

“They are trying to solve an industry problem,” he said. “It’s a small-container capture problem.” 

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May 17, 2017 - Unilever Press Release

APR Member Highlight: Unilever

Unilever develops new technology to tackle the global issue of plastic sachet waste

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