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NGR and Leistritz launch recycling partnership

Austria's Next Generation Recyclingmaschinen (NGR) and Germany-based Leistritz Extrusionstechnik have agreed a partnership to market recycling compounding technology. The new lines will be named A:COMP, S:COMP, X:COMP and F:COMP.

CarbonLITE confirms Texas plant

CarbonLITE, a recycler of plastics beverage bottles, has confirmed plans initially released earlier this year that it is to build a bottle-to-bottle recycling plant in Abilene, Texas, USA.

Symphony offers to recycle bags

Symphony Environmental has contacted the UK government offering to accept for recycling all oxo-biodegradable and ordinary plastics shopping bags collected in England, if a levy is imposed on carrier bags that exempts oxo-biodegradable plastics.

US recycling up, but yields a concern

The US recycling rate for PET containers broke the 30 per cent barrier in 2012, according to annual figures released by the National Association for PET Container Resources (Napcor) and the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR).

Twin screw compounding extruder type ZE110Rx56DUT with melt pump and underwater pelletising for highly filled compounds based on recycled polymer material

German-Austrian deal combines recycling and compounding

The Austrian recycling-unit producer Artec Machinery and German extrusion system supplier, KraussMaffei Berstorff, have secured a cooperation agreement covering the technology portfolio 'Recycling-Compounder Equipment', which enables recycling and compounding to be combined in one process.

Avery Dennison in line for recycling growth

Two collection facilities have been opened in Europe by Avery Dennison to add to the Dutch company's PET recycling programme.

California set for Encore performance

A US manufacturer of reusable shopping and restaurant bags has opened a 200,000sqft agricultural plastics recycling facility - Encore Recycling - in Salinas, California, which will start operations in October.

Confetti and recycled cups

The managing director of a vending machine supplier based on the Isle of Man (British Isles) has had her wedding dress made from plastics cups, in an innovative demonstration of recycling by RPC Tedeco-Gizeh Kenfig.

Chris Brown joins Eco Plastics from APPE UK

Changes at the top at Eco Plastics

Industry veteran, Chris Brown, has taken over from Jonathan Short as managing director of UK recycler Eco Plastics, with the latter becoming deputy chairman.

Mexican recycling project feels the strain

Mexico City's innovative approach to recycling has been so successful that it is straining under the weight of its own success, reports The Guardian newspaper.

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