Plastics New Zealand does not want to see plastic pellets (sometimes called nurdles), the raw material of our industry, ending up in the sea and on beaches.
The Parliamentary Commissioner of the Environment Simon Upton today realeased a statement and some resources on biodegradable and compostable plastics in the environment.
Twelve NZ based companies have committed to using 100 per cent recyclable packaging by 2025.
The flow-on impact of China's recycling ban has been bigger than our industry expected, prompting the launch of a new taskforce.
Are paper and reusable bags any better? The answer, as it often is when it comes to environmental impacts, is that it depends.
Bonson Industrial Co Ltd in Auckland, have made changes worth more than $37,000 in energy savings after receiving a new one-day energy efficiency training course through Plastics New Zealand.