Pratt Industries officially opened its fourth, 100 percent recycled paper mill in Valparaiso, Indiana, with a luncheon attended by more than 300 guests including Indiana Govenor Mike Pence.
The Carton Council of North America disclosed that carton recycling made great progress in 2015, with 57 percent of U.S. households now reporting access to carton recycling.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) has been awarded the gold level certification from the U.S. Zero Waste Business Council (USZWBC) for successfully diverting nearly 99 percent of its waste from landfill, incineration and the environment.
Sonoco Recycling, LLC became certified in the North Carolina Department of Labor’s STAR Consultation Program in February, 2016.
A prolonged period of low market prices for paper and plastics is beginning to take a toll on recyclers.
The American Forest & Paper Association released its November U.S. paper reports.