French PET recycling startup Carbios announced new members have joined its board of directors.
Heinz introduced what the company describes as its “first 100% recyclable cap” for certain squeeze bottles. The products are made from rigid plastic rather than the typical flexible valve.
Indorama will build an Indonesian PET recycling plant that can process 2 billion PET bottles per year.
A shareholder resolution asking Kroger to release a report on its plastic packaging received favorable votes from 45.6% of the shareholders who voted in the company’s June 24 annual meeting.
Plastic bag manufacturer and recycler Novolex acquired Flexo Converters USA, a producer of recycled paper bags.
Electronics supplier Samsung reported using 55.1 million pounds of recycled plastic within its consumer electronics division in 2020. The company has a goal to use 551 million pounds of recycled plastic from 2021 through 2030.