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In My Opinion: A sea change in brand owner attitudes toward flexible packaging

Published: March 1, 2017
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Conrad MacKerron

Conrad MacKerron

In the last two years, there has been a positive shift by previously recalcitrant brands to accept the importance of packaging recycling as part of total product life cycle and to commit to increasing packaging recyclability.

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How plastic packaging stewardship is playing out in Canada

Published: July 19, 2016
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plastic bottles / Nagy-Bagoly_Arpad, ShutterstockIn its first full year of operation, British Columbia’s printed paper and packaging recycling program notched a 77 percent recovery rate, beating the target set by the government.

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EPS recycling coming to Northern California city

Published: November 2, 2016
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foam / Mybona, Shutterstock_399258313The City of Redding, Calif., will soon add a densifier to its recycling facility, allowing residents to drop off foam polystyrene for processing. The City will use grant money from the Foam Recycling Coalition to make the purchase.

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