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LVF installs thermoformer to open new markets

UK-based thermoformer Leeds Vacuum Formers (LVF) has invested £600,000 ($748,000) in a Kiefel KMD 78 Speedformer in order to increase manufacturing capacity by 25 per...

Quinn wins patent challenge over mono PET trays

Quinn Packaging has launched a mono PET plastics tray after succeeding in a patent challenge against Klöckner Pentaplast and Faerch. The Intellectual Property Enterprise...

US PET market could face major shake-up

Meeting current US recycled plastics content goals by 2030 would significantly alter the region's PET resin and upstream aromatics markets, according to a report...

Plastipak launches Recycling Counts initiative

US converter Plastipak has launched an online global community that educates, encourages, promotes and supports community recycling. Guided by a bottle-to-bottle approach to recycling, Recycling...

PET technology dispute goes to arbitration

One of Turkey’s largest regional producers of fruit and vegetable drinks is suing German bottling and packaging machinery maker KHS over claims that the...

‘All-in’ DRS prevents abuse, claims Axion

The head of consulting at resource recovery specialist Axion has backed an ‘all-in’ deposit return scheme (DRS) for drinks containers in England, saying that...

PET bottle consumption on the rise, new research finds

Global demand for PET bottles is on the rise according to a report by analyst Wood Mackenzie. The report also predicts a six-fold increase...

Indorama commits $1.5bn to PET recycling

Thai chemicals company Indorama Ventures (IVL) will invest approximately $1.5 billion in PET recycling over the next five years. "And we've allocated a budget of...

Sibur overhauls TPA facility

Sibur has completed the reconstruction of a terephthalic acid (TPA) production facility at its Blagoveshchensk site. It is currently the only TPA (a precursor...

Four-year CEUS project targets tray recycling

Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) has embarked on a four-year collaboration project in Pravia, Spain, to recover plastics from general domestic waste collections. If successful, it...

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