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Foam Recycling Coalition, Vinyl Institute hand out grants

Published: February 28, 2024

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Two industry organizations have given more than $1.3 million in grants over the last several months. | Dmitry Demidovich/Shutterstock

In the last several months, the Foodservice Packaging Institute’s Foam Recycling Coalition has given out multiple grants for foam densifiers and the Vinyl Institute awarded nine grants to improve PVC recycling systems.  Continue Reading

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Azek plans to continue recycled content growth

Published: December 5, 2023


Azek uses an average of 85% recycled content in its TimberTech Composite Decking. | Photo courtesy Azek

Recycled plastic end user Azek reported higher sales of its residential products in the 2023 fiscal year, a category that includes decking and trim made from recycled PE and PVC. The company also reported increasing its use of recycled plastic throughout 2023. Continue Reading

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AZEK discloses plastics recycling details

Published: June 17, 2020

Outdoor scene with AZEK's TimberTech decking.

During the 2019 fiscal year, AZEK used over 200 million pounds of recycled plastic and wood in the company’s TimberTech boards. | Image via TimberTech online gallery.

A large manufacturer that uses recovered PE and PVC to make building products has released information about its finances and recycling operations.

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