Coveris launches new business segment to drive plastic circularity

UK – Sustainable packaging company Coveris has launched ReCover, a new business segment seeking to facilitate the sourcing, processing, and recycling of waste at Coveris sites to close its loop and provide high-quality recyclates to third-party customers. In line with the company’s aims to reduce waste, ReCover is expected to expand the company’s recycling capacity and capabilities, thus decreasing pollution.…

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Plastikpack secures US$6.22M loan from the EBRD to drive plastic waste recycling

MOROCCO – Moroccan plastic packaging manufacturer Plastikpack Maroc has secured a US$6.22 million loan from EBRD to boost its operations in Morocco. With this financing, the Moroccan company will set up a plant to recycle polypropylene into plastic pallets and crates, “in accordance with Breeam standards (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) and increase working capital,” the EBRD said. This…

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Coca-Cola partners DHL to boost plastic waste recycling in Kampala

UGANDA – Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) has partnered with DHL International (Uganda) to manage plastic waste sustainably. The initiative, which is part of their eco-friendly approach, will help reduce pollution in this East African country. Under the partnership, DHL will provide its plastic waste to Plastic Recycling Industries, an initiative of CCBA to “build a more sustainable future for Uganda.”…

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