APR News and Media


October 14, 2018 - Packaging World

APR Member Highlight: UPM Raflatac

Sustainable labels boost circular economy

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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.

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October 3, 2018 - Plastics News, Packing Materials

APR in the News

Two events focused on plastics recycling form strategic alliance

‘’The alliance will further boost plastics recycling initiatives, developments and projects on the global level."

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October 3, 2018 - Packaging Europe

APR Member Highlight: Avery Dennison

Avery Dennison Wins LabelExpo 2018 Sustainability Award

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October 1, 2018 - APR Press Release

APR Releases Plastics Sorting Best Management Practices Guide

Facilitating Consistent Data Collection Across Multiple Programs Nationwide

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September 26, 2018 - Labels & Labeling

APR in the News

Association of Plastic Recyclers presents on circular economy

Steve Alexander, president and CEO of the Association of Plastic Recyclers, presented ‘APR: Your Conduit to the Circular Economy’, in the TLMI Ecovillage at Labelexpo Americas 2018.

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September 21, 2018 - Packaging World

APR Member Highlight:  The Coca-Cola Company + Indorama Ventures

Coca-Cola's Simply Orange more sustainable, still structurally sound

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