How could flexible plastic packaging, one of the fastest-growing materials in the post-consumer waste stream, fit into a recycling system that wasn’t designed for it? Over the past several years, industry stakeholders have been working on a pilot initiative to see how flexible plastic packaging recovered at the curb would behave in a large MRF and baled for an end market.
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Author: Beth Coddington, RRS Senior Consultant
Original Publication: Resource Recycling Inc., Sept 2020