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VistaTek develops highly sustainable garden pots
- VistaTek LLC, a leading custom injection molder based in Stillwater, Minn., has developed a plant-based garden pot that is one of the first plantable and compostable pots for the garden market, thus...
CES 2022 y la tecnología alimentaria del futuro
11/01/2022 - El CES es el evento...
Concluye el proyecto RepescaPlas con un sistema de gestión y valorización de los plásticos recuperados del mar
- Tras su caracterización en laboratorio, se ha comprobado que es posible llevar a cabo un proceso industrial para el reciclado mecánico y químico del residuo que permita obtener nuevos productos...
Israel's Starplast to open second US molding plant
22/12/2021 - Israeli housewares molder Starplast Industries Ltd. is setting up its second factory in the United States, a $17.7 million investment in Virginia that the company said will create 300 jobs over...
3A Composites Core Materials is committed to the sustainable development of indigenous communities and responsible forestry
- The scope of the technical cooperation agreement is to provide the Achuar Nationality with the knowledge transfer regarding forestry and silviculture best practices. This includes the...
Tank Holding to close plant, move equipment, jobs
03/12/2021 - North America's largest rotational molder, Lincoln, Neb.-based Tank Holding Corp., will close a plant in Gardena, Calif., when the existing lease expires next year and move the equipment and jobs...
Polish manufacturer plans branch in Germany
02/12/2021 - Polish manufacturer plans branch in GermanyAn important product group for the company: indoor and outdoor planters (Photo: Prosperplast)Prosperplast (Rybarzowice / Poland;
The John Lewis Partnership launches The Circular Future Fund: ? The Million Pound Challenge
24/11/2021 - The pot will fund innovative projects, businesses and services that have found inventive ways to “design out” waste or renew and extend product life cycles.
Cumberland Plastics invests $5.7M in Alabama expansion
24/11/2021 - Cumberland Plastics Systems is investing $5.7 million to expand its Opelika, Ala., facility by 60,000 square feet to make room for more molding and assembly capacity.The expansion is...
Mitre 10 & PACT Group are closing the loop on plastic plant and seedling pots
- A new initiative has been launched by Mitre10 is the nationwide roll-out of Pot Recycle, a practical â??closed loopâ?? solution that stops garden pots ending up in landfill and reduces the...
African innovators bring new life to plastic waste for £1m prize
10/11/2021 - Sub-Saharan African recycling projects that transform waste plastic into school desks, paving slabs, construction bricks and garden fences are just some of the 30 semi-finalists in the Afri-Plastics...
PureCycle to Open Polypropylene Recycling Prep Facility in Florida
- October 06, 2021Polypropylene (PP) recycling company PureCycle Technologies announced its plastic recycling prep facility will open in Winter Garden, Florida, which will sort and...
Reducing plastics in gardens
- Credit: CC0 Public Domain With plastic waste a worldwide problem, consumers are taking steps to reduce use and recycle more household packagingâ??including in their own...
Israeli consumer goods producer to increase recycled content
26/07/2021 - Israeli consumer goods producer to increase recycled contentThe company plans to add to the current 40% of recycled materials in its products (Photo: Keter)Injection moulder Keter Plastic...
Stormwater could be a large source of microplastics and rubber fragments to waterways
- A proof-of-concept experiment shows stormwater could be a large source of microplastics and rubber fragments to waterways. Credit: ungvar/Shutterstock.com In cities, heavy...
Berry Gardens lead positive climate action through new labels partnership with Coveris and UPM Raflatac
18/05/2021 - Featuring on own-label punnets supplied to UK supermarkets by Berry Gardens and on Berry Collective branded punnets, the new promotional labels utilise UPM Raflatac RAFNXT+ - the world’s first...
Keter Group Partners with UBQ Materials to Produce Sustainable Home and Garden Goods at Scale - Bio-based News -
06/05/2021 - UBQ Materials, developer of the most climate positive thermoplastic material on the market, today announced that Keter Group, the...
Kickstart: A thorny supply chain problem? A shortage of your garden gnomes
20/04/2021 - If you want evidence that supply chain problems have left companies and consumers with a tougher row to hoe, look no further than this: a shortage of garden gnomes, plastic and...
Keter Group, UBQ Materials partner on use of waste-based resins in home and garden goods
22/04/2021 - Consumer goods manufacturer Keter Group has announced a new collaboration with UBQ materials in which Keter commits to using UBQ’s waste-based thermoplastic material in a number of its...