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Nestlé Pilots Recyclable Paper in Australia

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Nestlé, the parent company of KitKat, has announced a new pilot program to test compostable and recyclable paper packaging for their chocolate bars. The post Nestlé Pilots Recyclable Paper in Australia appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Wiicare Joins Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council

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The post Wiicare Joins Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Chemical Management Environmental Management Sustainable Manufacturing & Design Waste & Recycling Healthcare Plastics recycle Wiicare

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Are EV Batteries Recyclable?

Union of Concerned Scientists

Luckily, lithium-ion battery recycling research and development has been going on for years and there is an existing and growing repurposing and recycling system in North America for these components. First reused and repurposed, then recycled.

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Seventh Generation Zeroes In On Zero Waste, Recycling, and Sustainability

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Seventh Generation plans to have 100% of its products and packages biodegradable or recyclable by 2025. The post Seventh Generation Zeroes In On Zero Waste, Recycling, and Sustainability appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Vinyl Institute Announces PVC Recycling Grant Program

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The post Vinyl Institute Announces PVC Recycling Grant Program appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Sustainable Manufacturing & Design Sustainable Supply Chain Waste & Recycling grant post-consumer PVC vinyl Vinyl Institute

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Survey: Recyclability Most Important in Sustainable Packaging

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The post Survey: Recyclability Most Important in Sustainable Packaging appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & RecyclingTypes of household and personal care packaging are looked at in the study by Ball.

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ACE Green Recycling and Tabono Investments Sign Partnership to Promote Circularity

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The joint venture will develop and run both recycling facilities as greenfield projects. Under the new structure, ACE will own 51% of the recycling facilities and Tabono will own 49%. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling Ace Green Recycling battery circularity Tabono

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Midwest Recycling Program Receives New Funding from Closed Loop Partners

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The new loan will support an increase in the region's processing of important recyclable materials. The post Midwest Recycling Program Receives New Funding from Closed Loop Partners appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Saks and TerraCycle Announce Beauty Recycling Program

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The new program introduces a new solution for customers to recycle empty beauty containers through Saks.com and at Saks Fifth Avenue stores across the US. The post Saks and TerraCycle Announce Beauty Recycling Program appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Boosting Recycling Rates: The Power of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

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Under EPR policy, companies that produce packaging materials are obligated to fund local recycling programs through fees, reducing the financial burden on local governments and taxpayers.

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ExxonMobil Begins Operations at Large Advanced Recycling Facility

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The operation has successfully recycled 15 million pounds of plastic waste. The post ExxonMobil Begins Operations at Large Advanced Recycling Facility appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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GM, Cirba Solutions Extend Battery Recycling Partnership

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The agreement has already helped recycle 1 million pounds of EV batteries. The post GM, Cirba Solutions Extend Battery Recycling Partnership appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Recycling Partnership Plans to Collect a Billion Pounds of Recyclables Each Year

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The Recycling Partnership says it has improved recycling in the US in these ways in the last decade. The post Recycling Partnership Plans to Collect a Billion Pounds of Recyclables Each Year appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Meet the Honorees: Jim Frey, Co-Founder & CEO, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS)

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Jim Frey is the Co-Founder & CEO of Resource Recycling Systems (RRS). He has more than thirty years of expertise in recycling and waste management program development both as public services and private enterprises.

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Saks and TerraCycle Announce Beauty Recycling Program

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The new program introduces a new solution for customers to recycle empty beauty containers through Saks.com and at Saks Fifth Avenue stores across the US. The post Saks and TerraCycle Announce Beauty Recycling Program appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Black + Decker Launches Tool Line Made from Recycled Material

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The new lineup is geared towards the eco-conscious consumer, as each tool's housing is manufactured from 50% recycled material. The post Black + Decker Launches Tool Line Made from Recycled Material appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Roadrunner Acquires Compology Enhancing Recycling Management Systems

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The deal is intended to enhance the use of data and automation to improve waste management and recycling rates for businesses. The post Roadrunner Acquires Compology Enhancing Recycling Management Systems appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Post-Consumer Recycled Plastic Packaging Demand Increases

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Demand for plastic packaging recycling continues to increase with many industries making advancements regarding the practice. The post Post-Consumer Recycled Plastic Packaging Demand Increases appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & Recyclin

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United Arab Emirates Launches Aluminum Recycling Coalition

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Emirates Global Aluminium, the United Arab Emirates' largest industrial enterprise outside of oil and gas, has announced the formation of the Aluminium Recycling Coalition, which intends to promote aluminum recycling in the UAE.

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Materials Recycling, Circularity Growing Textile Industry Focus

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The post Materials Recycling, Circularity Growing Textile Industry Focus appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Manufacturing & Design Waste & RecyclingA new report highlights the ways the textile industry seeks sustainably sourced materials.

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Takeback Program Aims to Boost Recycling in Textile Industry

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The program is designed to collect and recycle polyester-based fabric waste. The post Takeback Program Aims to Boost Recycling in Textile Industry appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Sustainable Supply Chain Waste & Recycling

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United Arab Emirates Launches Aluminum Recycling Coalition

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Emirates Global Aluminium, the United Arab Emirates' largest industrial enterprise outside of oil and gas, has announced the formation of the Aluminium Recycling Coalition, which intends to promote aluminum recycling in the UAE.

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EverestLabs Receives $16.1 to Help Market AI Recycling Management Platform

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The autonomous platform can significantly increase the amount of recyclable material a facility can recover. to Help Market AI Recycling Management Platform appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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General Motors Invests in EV Battery Recycling Technology

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The post General Motors Invests in EV Battery Recycling Technology appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Transportation Waste & Recycling

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Older Generations Recycle Significantly More Than Younger Ones

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New data from DS Smith revealed that the generational gap in recycling has gone global, with older people more than any other generation holding themselves accountable for responsibly recycling boxes. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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Bridgestone, Dow Develop Recyclable Silicone Tire Sealant

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A sealant that can be recycled as well as add to the circularity of tires is being developed by Bridgestone and Dow. The post Bridgestone, Dow Develop Recyclable Silicone Tire Sealant appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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Waste Management Acquires Avangard Innovative to Increase Plastic Recycling

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The post Waste Management Acquires Avangard Innovative to Increase Plastic Recycling appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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Bridgestone Expands Texas Manufacturing Plant, Increase Availability of Recycled Tires

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The post Bridgestone Expands Texas Manufacturing Plant, Increase Availability of Recycled Tires appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Construction & Retrofits Environmental Management Plants & Buildings Waste & Recycling

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California’s Progress Toward Recycling Policy for EV Batteries

Union of Concerned Scientists

As electric vehicle (EV) policies are implemented around the country, and sales continue to rise, a question many ask is if vehicle batteries are recycled. Yes, EV battery recycling is happening in facilities around the United States. Did the group propose recycling requirements?

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Smirnoff Program Seeks Boost in Glass Recycling

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The post Smirnoff Program Seeks Boost in Glass Recycling appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & RecyclingThe initiative in the Chicago area looks to involve food and beverage vendors to create more sustainable packaging.

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Want Clean Energy? Then You Also Want Battery Recycling.

Union of Concerned Scientists

Increasing the reuse and recycling of batteries at their end of life is essential to increasing the sustainability of batteries and creating a circular economy. Recycling must ramp up. Currently, the US only has about 7% of the global recycling capacity while China has 80%.

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Bridgestone, Dow Develop Recyclable Silicone Tire Sealant

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A sealant that can be recycled as well as add to the circularity of tires is being developed by Bridgestone and Dow. The post Bridgestone, Dow Develop Recyclable Silicone Tire Sealant appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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New York Battery Recycling Plant to use Crystallization System

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Li-Cycle will use a crystallization process from Veolia Water Technologies to help recycle batteries. The post New York Battery Recycling Plant to use Crystallization System appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. Battery Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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TenCate Grass Announces Program to Recycle Artificial Grass

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TenCate Grass, a distributor and installer of synthetic turf for sports and landscape applications, announced today a program in the US to recycle end-of-life artificial grass. The post TenCate Grass Announces Program to Recycle Artificial Grass appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Evrnu Launches Recyclable Lyocell Material Made from Cotton Textile Waste

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Textile company Evrnu is launching the world’s first high performance, recyclable lyocell material made entirely from cotton textile waste. The post Evrnu Launches Recyclable Lyocell Material Made from Cotton Textile Waste appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Black + Decker Launches Tool Line Made from Recycled Material

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The new lineup is geared towards the eco-conscious consumer, as each tool's housing is manufactured from 50% recycled material. The post Black + Decker Launches Tool Line Made from Recycled Material appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Recycled Materials, Food Industry Drive Green Packaging Growth

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With a focus on recyclables and efforts by industries such as food and beverage to reduce waste, the green packaging market is expected to grow quickly. The post Recycled Materials, Food Industry Drive Green Packaging Growth appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Mercedes-Benz Building Battery Recycling Facility

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Mercedes-Benz is building its own battery recycling plant, which it will use for the circular manufacturing of materials for electric vehicles. The post Mercedes-Benz Building Battery Recycling Facility appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Saint-Gobain Increases Recycled Content of Wallboard Products

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Saint-Gobain, through its building products subsidiary CertainTeed LLC, will install recycling technology at its Florida gypsum plant, increasing the recycled content in its wallboard products.

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How Pharmanovia Is Realizing Benefits by Lowering Emissions and Recycling

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The post How Pharmanovia Is Realizing Benefits by Lowering Emissions and Recycling appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader. carbon emissions Carbon Footprint Clean Energy Efficiency Energy Efficiency energy savings Recycling recycling

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Toyota, Redwood Team on Electric Vehicle Battery Recycling

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Toyota and Redwood Materials are collaborating to enhance electric vehicle battery recycling and further use of its materials. The post Toyota, Redwood Team on Electric Vehicle Battery Recycling appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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Report: Recycling Rate Can Be Boosted with Minimal Investment and Existing Infrastructure

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The Association of Plastic Recyclers found that US plastic recyclers could increase the recycling rate with minimal additional investment and using existing processing infrastructure in the US. Air Environmental Management Waste & Recycling

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TenCate Grass Announces Program to Recycle Artificial Grass

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TenCate Grass, a distributor and installer of synthetic turf for sports and landscape applications, announced today a program in the US to recycle end-of-life artificial grass. The post TenCate Grass Announces Program to Recycle Artificial Grass appeared first on Environment + Energy Leader.

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