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  • Water bottle boost for UK’s recycled pet market

    The UK’s recovered bottle market received a vote of confidence as a major bottled water company announced plans to buy more recycled PET from a UK reprocessor. French mineral water company Danone, producer of Evian and Volvic, said it will buy 12,000 tonnes of recycled PET from Greenstar by 2011. This year, Danone will buy 5,000 tonnes of plastic, which will be made into new bottles at its ...

  • Rapid Oxygen permeation analysis of PET bottles

    Our team of Technical Sales Managers are looking forward to participating at the K plastics and rubber trade fair next week and showcasing our range of permeation and headspace gas analysers to the many visitors who attend from all over the world. We are particular enthusiastic to introduce the new DualPerm oxygen / water vapour permeation station and to display our multiple bottle oxygen ...


    By Systech Instruments Ltd

  • The First Domestic High Technology PET Bottle Recycling Line

    Zhejiang Haili Holding Group signed the contract with us for TL-3000 PET bottle recycling line on July 5th 2010.So far, Haili Group extends the business scope with our company from material to equipment field and begins to develop a complete cooperation. Zhejiang Haili Holding Group was established in 1992, is a modern enterprise with seven holding subsidiaries, involved in manufacturing, IT ...


    By Zhejiang Boretech Co., Ltd.

  • Robust PANTHER granulator from Pallmann for efficient PET bottle recycling

    Pallmann Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, which is based in Zweibrücken, has extended its range of robust PANTHER recycling granulators, by adding a granulator that has been specially designed for recycling reusable materials from PET bottles. From lemonade to coke, beer and mineral water - more and more drinks are sold in PET bottles. Every year, about 460 billion PET bottles are ...

  • IBWA’s New Video Tours PET Plastic Bottle Recycling Facility

    The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA)’s consumer website www.bottledwatermatters.com has released a new YouTube video, “Recycling Empty Plastic Bottles,” that gives consumers a good look at how a PET recycling facility converts more than two billion PET plastic ...

  • Coca-Cola hellenic contributes to increased PET bottle collection rates in Europe

    The amount of PET plastic bottles collected for recycling across Europe last year rose by more than six per cent to reach almost 1.5 million tonnes, according to a report commissioned by two industry bodies. European PET container body Petcore and plastics recycling association EuPR said European post-sorting PET collection increased to 1.45 million tonnes in 2010, an increase of 6.5 per cent ...

  • PVC-free PET flakes

    Clean PET flakes are a valuable raw material that may be used without difficult for high-grade quality products. But even very low amounts of PVC can contaminate the material and thereby prevent the use of the flakes for high-grade applications – such as for new PET bottles. It is difficult to separate PVC from PET. Floating-sinking separation of PET flakes in conventional separation ...


    By Hamos GmbH

  • PVC-free PET flakes

    Clean PET flakes are a valuable raw material that may be used without difficult for high-grade quality products. But even very low amounts of PVC can contaminate the material and thereby prevent the use of the flakes for high-grade applications – such as for new PET ...


    By Hamos GmbH

  • Strautmann Umwelttechnik GmbH shows efficient compaction of PET bottles at the drinktec 2009 in Munich.

    PET bottles to bales: BaleTainer®! Strautmann Umwelttechnik GmbH, one leading manufacturer of balers and briquetting presses, joins the drinktec 2009. In hall B3, booth 115 they will show the unique product range for compaction of PET bottles. The company from Glandorf, Germany, is the only one who offers solutions for the compaction of PET bottles to bales and briquetts. The new ...

  • PlantBottle 2.0: Coca-Cola Unveils World’s First PET Plastic Bottle Made Entirely from Plants

    Coca-Cola unveiled the world’s first PET plastic bottle made entirely from plant materials earlier today at the World Expo in Milan, Italy. PlantBottle packaging™ uses patented technology that converts natural sugars found in plants into the ingredients for making fully recyclable PET plastic bottles. The packaging looks, functions and recycles like traditional PET but has a ...


  • Buenos Aires bottling company CABELMA is first to introduce innovative PET waste sorting system in South America

    Buenos Aires-based bottling and plastic container manufacturer CABELMA will be the first company in South America to benefit from a world-class sensor-based PET waste sorting system when it is installed at its new $23.5m recycling plant currently being constructed on the outskirts of its home city. Manufactured by TITECH Germany, the PET waste sorting system will enable Cabelma to recover ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • Buy your PET Extractpack Now

    One of our newest balers and the first of its kind is the Extractpack which combines baling and draining out of date beverage cans and bottles in one step. These new machines extract the liquid contents and simultaneously bale the containers, either aluminium cans or pet bottles. All the liquid residue is contained in the specially designed collection tray and is then gravity fed into the ...


    By Pakawaste Ltd

  • Testing PET preforms for consumer safety

    The CryoMill is the ideal tool to grind PET preforms quickly and reproducibly down to sizes of 100 microns and less for subsequent testing on formaldehyde. Formaldehyde is a chemical widely used in the industrial production of materials like plastics, for the processing of fabrics or to preserve biological materials. However, formaldehyde is considered by many standards to be a health hazard. It ...

  • Four PET recycling lines for Brazil

    With its unique MRS Recycling Technology for PET bottle flakes, Gneuss Kunststofftechnik GmbH, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany, is very successful in the production of sheet, film, tapes, fibres and new bottle pellets on the whole world market. The decisive argument for many processors in favour of a Gneuss solution is the unrestricted FDA approval for the materials produced with this process. This is ...

  • VACUREMA – THE PET recycling technology of the future

    A unique process has become the world's most successful PET recycling technology within only a short space of time: the patented VACUREMA technology from Austria's plant engineering specialists EREMA. Since it was launched, the patented VACUREMA process has become established as the global standard in processing not only post-consumer PET bottle flakes but also in-house PET waste. Over 140 ...

  • Pioneer of Chinese Northern PET Recycling Market

    We lately got the purchase order from Hebei Jinyi Fibre Co.,ltd for TL3000 PET Bottle Recycling Line. It indicates that Boretech begin to develop the whole Chinese domestic market and capture the northern Chinese market successfully. There will be an entire innovation in domestic PET recycling industry. Hebei Jinyi Fibre Co.,Ltd is a modern shareholding private enterprise.  The capacity ...


    By Zhejiang Boretech Co., Ltd.

  • PET-Recycling Plant at PFR Nord GmbH

    Operator of the facility: The Mensing Group of Companies in Hohenwestedt (Germany) invests almost € 10 million in the construction of a new PET recycling plant. The construction of the recycling plant is associated with the formation of PFR Nord GmbH in Hohenwestedt. About 30 new jobs have resulted there. On the whole, Mensing Group, which also includes AFA Nord GmbH and TM Recycling ...

  • PET Container Recycling Rate up to 29% for 2010

    The National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR), The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR), and the PET Resin Association (PETRA) announced today the release of the “2010 Report on Post Consumer PET Container Recycling Activity” and a 2010 Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) container recycling rate of 29%. This is the seventh ...

  • A Behind-The-Scenes-Look at Plastic Bottle Recycling

    In North America, water bottles account for more than 2 million tons of waste each year. Recycling (polyethylene terephthalate) PET plastics – a popular plastic for food and non-food products – can help improve the recycling value chain by allowing things like plastic bottles be recycled back into other plastic containers. To help facilitate the recycling of PET, Avery Dennison ...


    By Avery Dennison Corporation

  • M&S first retailer to convert mini wine range to PET

    From this month, Marks and Spencer will become the first retailer to convert its entire range of mini 25cl wine bottles from glass to PET. This move is set to save the retailer 525 tonnes of packaging a year, equivalent to 747 jumbo jets, and will be extended to all 19 white, red and rose wines which are available in the 25cl size. The mini bottles are 88% lighter than the previous glass ...

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