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January 7, 2020 - Greener Package

APR in the News

Colgate-Palmolive Competes on Toothpaste, not Tube

Colgate-Palmolive’s breakthrough toothpaste tube, on pace to be fully rolled out by 2025, is recognized as recyclable by the Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR).

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January 2, 2020 - GreenBiz

APR in the News

6 circular economy trends that will shape 2020

Circular economy approaches advanced in 2019, particularly for plastics and packaging. The explosion of media interest in the ocean plastics crisis has driven both consumers and regulators to seek action.

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January 2, 2020 - Packaging Europe

APR in the News

2019 in review: our most-read articles from the past year

2019 was an exciting year for the packaging industry, with a range of announcements, pledges, and policies having been revealed by organisations from across the value chain.

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December 30, 2019 - Delco Times

APR in the News

Year in Review: J.P. Mascaro launches ‘first-ever’ initiative

In 2019, Montgomery County-based J.P. Mascaro & Sons and its TotalRecycle facility in Exeter Township, Berks County, stepped onto the front line of an evolving recycling industry.

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December 30, 2019 - The Observer

APR in the News

Plastic gets bagged

Putting groceries or takeout into single-use plastic bags for free in Oregon ends Tuesday.

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December 25, 2019 - Mail Tribune

APR in the News

Since You Asked: Plastic bag ban is across Oregon

House Bill 2509 dramatically restricts single-use plastic bags at checkout lines statewide.

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December 20, 2019 - Plastics Recycling Update

APR in the News

Production growth outpaces bottle recycling increase

More plastic bottles were recycled in 2018 than the prior year. But because of an overall bottle production increase, the recycling rate fell.

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