Brand commitments contributing to higher recycled HDPE prices
The recent run of strong pricing, especially for HDPE natural, has caught recyclers' attention. At least one expert believes market dynamics have decoupled recycled resin and virgin prices.
The price escalation is tied to booming recycled HDPE demand, especially for HDPE natural, which "always is in great demand," said Steve Alexander, president and CEO of the Association of Plastic Recyclers. "Everyone loves to have natural material because … it's a blank slate in terms of applications."
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