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Wrapping up film collection in North Carolina

Published: October 5, 2016
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film recycling / HappyStockPhoto, ShutterstockAnother county has joined the WRAP (Wrap Recycling Action Program) initiative, an effort by the Flexible Film Recycling Group of the American Chemistry Council to collect more plastic bags and film at local stores.

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Plastics recycling technology roundup: Sept. 1, 2016

Published: September 1, 2016
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An improvement in virgin feedstocks allows better performance in recycled-content HDPE products, and two companies cooperate to supply a continuous PET-to-textile-fibers line.

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Q&A: Takeaways from a nationwide analysis

Published: December 13, 2016
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Cody Marshall, The Recycling Partnership

The State of Curbside Recycling Report offered one of the most comprehensive assessments to date of the factors affecting municipal collection. The lead researcher for the study discusses some of the statistics and surprises (see related story).

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