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In serving the third largest U.S. manufacturing sector, SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association works to protect and promote nearly 900,000 plastics jobs spanning across every state.

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Business levels for manufacturers and suppliers of primary plastics machinery (injection molding, extrusion, blow molding and thermoforming equipment) posted another strong quarterly performance in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2013.

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by MIKE BRESLIN

The more we can recover and recycle food packaging materials the greater the possibility that municipal recycling facilities (MRFs) can generate new revenue and minimize the amount of residue going to landfills.

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The recycling of rigid plastics excluding bottles rose to nearly 1.02 billion pounds in 2012, an increase of 10 percent over 2011 and triple the amount recycled in 2007 when the industry first began tracking rigid plastics recycling.

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SBC Recycling, headquartered in Centerburg, Ohio has entered into a collaborative recycling agreement with MRC Polymers of Romeoville, Illinois.

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Greenhouse made using recycled bottles, located at WW Knight Preserve in Wood County, Ohio.

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