With recycling becoming more and more important to governments, consumers, and businesses, and the harmful effects of not recycling becoming clearer, many groups and individuals are doing their part to help out.
In Ohio, for instance, many initiatives are being undertaken to increase recycling and reduce the utilization of single-use plastics. Let’s take a look at some of the ways local governments, companies, and consumers are pitching in.
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The plastics industry is constantly evolving and coming up with new, innovative ideas for recycled plastics and more. Read on to discover some of the latest innovations happening right now in the plastics industry.
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The Benefits of Recycling Plastic, from a Business Perspective
The plastic recycling process has become part of the standard operations of a variety of industries and companies, since not only is it positive for the environment, but it also makes good business sense from a financial standpoint. In fact, many companies are incorporating plastic granulators into their operations to fully take advantage of this.
Because of plastic recycling’s widespread status, we decided to write a post around companies we’ve come across who are doing amazing things in crafting recycled plastic products into new materials.
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Every year, the plastics industry hosts a wide variety of events all over the world to let those in the field learn about the latest developments, innovations, issues facing the industry, and more.
To help our customers in the industry who are looking for new opportunities, we decided to compile a lengthy list of these events. Give them a look to find some trade shows and other events to attend or present at!
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With the importance of recycling and sustainability increasing every year, and more and more consumers expecting companies to do their part, having a plastic recycling process in place is becoming vital for a variety of industries.
While the glitz and glamor of Las Vegas may not make you think of responsibility and going green, and while casinos in the city may not heavily promote their recycling efforts for that very reason, many casinos are in fact pitching in.
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If you’ve visited our news page before, you may have noticed numerous images of resin pellets and granules accompanying posts. This is because resin pellets are a key component in the manufacturing of products, and they factor significantly into plastics processing operations.
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Industrial facilities that engage in plastics processing utilize a lot of different equipment in their operations, such as plastic pelletizers, granulators, plastic grinders, shredders, and more.
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The importance of plastics recycling has grown in recent years due to increased environmental concerns, and many companies have begun doing their part to incorporate more recycling into their operations.
While the manufacturing sector is likely the first field we think of in regards to recycling, many others you might not suspect have also taken up the charge. Case in point, the fashion industry has recently been looking for ways to increase its green efforts.
With this post, we’ll take a look at what various fashion companies are doing to play a role in plastics recycling, as well as some efforts the industry is planning for the future.
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The role of sustainability and recyclability within the plastics industry has become increasingly important, with governments and advocacy groups pushing for major changes to help combat pollution, and companies doing their part to help limit the amount of plastic waste that is produced.
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