Plastic Films Market to Grow Substantially at 5.9% CAGR from 2021 to 2027 – Report by Market Research Future (MRFR)

Plastic Films Market Insights and Industry Analysis by Technology (Blown Film Technology, Cast Film Technology, Double & Multi-bubble Technology, Barrier Film and Others), Material Type (LLDPE, LDPE, HDPE, Polypropylene, PET and others), Application (Packaging Consumer Goods, Agriculture, Construction and Others), and Region, Competitive Market Size, Share, Trends, and Forecast tillContinue Reading

The secretive scrap plastic trade between Canada and the U.S.

Every day, about 160 tractor-trailers full of plastic waste cross the border between Canada and the United States, with about half going in each direction. They are a key link in a scrap plastic trade worth $18.8 million, but few details exist about what happens to these shipments on eitherContinue Reading

This Social Enterprise Transforms Waste Plastic Into Fabric Using Charkha

Some of the imageries that cross our minds thinking of ‘fashion’ and ‘pollution’ include dumping of used fabrics in landfills, detergent foams from washed clothes floating in rivers, micro-plastics accumulating in oceans, and whatnot. Precisely, we have always seen fashion to be a facilitator of pollution. But what if pollutantsContinue Reading

Plastic Films Market to Grow Substantially at 5.9% CAGR

New York, US, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Plastic Films Market Overview: As per an extensive research report published by Market Research Future (MRFR), the “Plastic Films Market Information by Technology, Material Type, Application, and Region – Forecast till 2027”, the market is slated to grow significantly at aContinue Reading

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Listen to this story Sydney-based Hero Packaging is quickly becoming a game-changer for online retailers by helping them eliminate plastic from the shipping process and achieve sustainability, one mailer at a time. Sustainability is becoming increasingly crucial for all businesses, regardless of their size, location or industry. Many corporations worldwideContinue Reading

NYC Plastic Bag Ban Violators Getting Away with Breaking Law

State regulators charged with overseeing the ban on single-use plastic shopping bags are overwhelmed by complaints, with more than 300 reported violators yet to be checked on, data obtained by THE CITY shows. The Department of Environmental Conservation, the state agency that’s supposed to enforce the new regulation, has receivedContinue Reading

Fighting plastic waste: a double-edged sword

Plastic waste problem is a source of income for many, but health risks are often neglected, writes Justice Nwafor.‌ ‌During a typical morning, 39-year-old Abubakar Sani stands holding a sack loaded with used polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles and containers at the HISL Recyclers in Lagos, Nigeria, waiting to place itContinue Reading

Automotive Plastic Sales to total US$ 9.5 Bn in 2021; Polypropylene Plastics to Remain Top-selling Material Type: Future Market Insights Survey

The FMI survey of the automotive plastics market offers insights into key growth drivers and restraints impacting the pace of the market growth. Growth registered across key segments, including channels, vehicle, application, and material will remain positive on account of increasing sales of passenger and commercial vehicles DUBAI, U.A.E, JulyContinue Reading

Inventors tackle COVID-19 plastic waste mountain

Appalled by the tons of plastic trash generated by the pandemic, entrepreneurs are developing reusable PPE and turning single-use masks into everything from bricks to toolboxes By Emma Batha LONDON, July 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – From surgical masks and gloves to disposable hospital gowns and aprons, the COVID-19 pandemicContinue Reading