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TC Transcontinental launches plastic recycling operations within packaging group

The recycling group will vertically integrate the recycling of plastics in TC Transcontinental's packaging production chain in Canada, the U.S., and Latin America.

Rotomolder Tank Holding makes two Canadian purchases

The company, said to be North America’s largest polyethylene tank and container manufacturer, has acquired a new Canadian product line and a new plant location in Saskatoon.

Zachary Ament promoted to Davis-Standard executive vice president

Davis-Standard leader Ernie Plasse is retiring after a 46-year career with the company.

Restaurant giant Yum Brands to phase out EPS packaging by 2022

After being lobbied by a non-profit organization, Yum Brands – which owns the Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, and Kentucky Fried Chicken global restaurant chains – has also committed to making all of its packaging fully compostable or reusable by 2025.
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Special Reports

New polymer patch can mend a broken heart

Bioengineers at the Trinity College in Dublin have developed a prototype polymer-based patch that could be used to repair damaged heart tissue following a heart attack. » Read More
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Toronto nurse creates mosaic from medical plastic waste

Longtime nurse Tilda Shalof turned 10,000 pieces of sterile plastic waste into a vibrant mural that's on permanent display at Toronto General Hospital. » Read More

Plastics in Motion 2020

March 9-12, 2020
Location: New Orleans, La.
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TransPack 2020

March 16-19, 2020
Location: Orlando, Fla.
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