2013 Archive

EPS recovery rate rise in Canada

Again at the end of 2011 EPS protective packaging utilization rate rose to 31%, only 12% in 2009.EPS packaging again utilization increased by 7%, 32%.

CPIA deputy chairman Cathy Cirko said at a news conference: "PS foam recovery increased largely because compressed foam technology is very advanced, for recyclers, shrinkage, transportation cost is greatly reduced."

2011 plastic bottles, the highest in more than 95%.Yogurt and other dairy products packaging recovery rate was 91%, and 88% in 2009.

The bottle PET rigid packaging, such as pallet, baking food clamshell packaging, recovery rate of 76%, up 3% compared with 2009.The foamed PS recovery rate is only 44%.