Posts Tagged ‘Recycling’

What you missed at GPEC 2013

Posted by | Filed under Announcements | Apr 23, 2013 | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on What you missed at GPEC 2013

We were asked to present Contour Printing at SPE’s GPEC conference in New Orleans.  The conference focus is on plastic recycling, covering everything from recovery to designing packaging for recycling.   Are  you curious,  how does Contour Printing relate to GPEC & Recycling? Click on the presentation to view or if you would like a representative show you Contour […]

Plastic Recycling

Posted by | Filed under Community, Material | Sep 26, 2012 | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Plastic Recycling

Last month I spent a week in Texas at a recycling conference.  I use these conferences to help understand what’s happening outside the thermoforming world.  The information helps direct our employees and clients on what’s happening and what’s best for their project. Here is some of the interesting information I picked up form the conference: […]

SPI & NAPCOR Start Recycling Programs for Thermoformed Materials

Posted by | Filed under Announcements, Community | Mar 29, 2012 | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on SPI & NAPCOR Start Recycling Programs for Thermoformed Materials

I read recently that SPI and the National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR) announced that three United States recycling operators have been selected to receive grants toward establishing model programs for collection and intermediate processing of PET thermoformed packaging.  This is a great start and something desperately needed by the plastics industry. It’s discouraging to see the plastic bottles and thermoforms treated as […]

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