Pact Group in $500 million recycling pledge

Packaging company PACT Group has committed to investing $500 million with its partners in existing and new facilities to further the recycling and reuse of plastic materials. Pact chairman Raphael Geminder made the pledge at a National Plastics Summit at Parliament House, Canberra as part of plans to lead the development of a circular economy.…

Nestlé and IQ Renew to recycle soft plastics

Australia’s largest food manufacturer, Nestlé and recycler iQ Renew are to trial the collection and recycling of soft plastics into a resource. The two announced the trial which will collect soft plastics from over 100,000 homes through kerbside recycling an a National Plastics Summit in Parliament House, Canberra. iQ Renew CEO Danial Gallagher said there…