October 10, 2018 - APR PRESS RELEASE
2018 APR Recycling Demand Champion Campaign’s Year End Report Released, New Champion Companies Announced
Proactively Building Demand for Recycled Plastics
A program designed to expand market demand for recycled plastics has generated almost 7 million pounds of new demand in its first year. The APR Recycling Demand Champions Campaign, created by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) in 2017 to develop new markets for recycled plastics, announced the results at the APR annual meeting in St. Petersburg, FL. APR also announced several new participants who have committed to increase their use of postconsumer resin (PCR) in the upcoming year.