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Gain an insight in this EU-funded project for a new technology enabling the identification and sorting of polymers, including PET, in the high-value plastics waste stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YeJsW1Laab0&t=3s More information: www.polymark.org
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The workshop will take place on 4 April 2017 in Brussels (Bluepoint Conference Center) and is open to the entire industry to participate. Registration is however necessary: please register by simply sending an e-mail to debelder.g@pg.com (deadline March 15th). The intention of this workshop is to invite all stakeholders (brand owners, waste manufacturers, recyclers, packaging component producers, resin producers associations, ...) to i. Provide an update on...
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Following an ODR Workshop on Opaque and Difficult to Recycle PET Packaging in Brussels, Petcore Europe has launched a call for industry representatives to join its ODR Working Group. As PET is now expanding beyond transparent bottles and thermoforms into new applications such as milk and home care containers, Petcore Europe is keen to facilitate a dialogue across the value chain to find sustainable solutions for their recycling ability and end markets for such...
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On 1 February 2017, 160 delegates from the entire PET value chain from Europe and beyond convened in Brussels for the annual Petcore Europe Conference 2017. Under the theme “PET 2020 – The future of the PET industry”, the complete industry - from PET resin producers, masterbatch producers, packaging designers and manufacturers, equipment manufacturers, label producers to major brand owners, EPR schemes, waste management organisations, recyclers, waste sorting...
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The three European organisations Petcore Europe, UNESDA - Soft Drinks Europe and EFBW - European Federation of Bottled Water have signed a non-disclosure agreement to work together as an integrated bottle value chain from virgin PET to preforms, bottles and r-PET.

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