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Hi-Cone Worldwide Joins U.S. Plastics Pact

The supplier of plastic-based multi-packaging systems has committed to achieving four ambitious goals, including ensuring that all of its plastic pack...
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Hi-Cone Joins U.S. Plastics Pact

Hi-Cone Worldwide joined U.S. Plastics Pact, a collaboration led by The Recycling Partnership, World Wildlife Fund (WWF), and Ellen MacArthur Foundati...
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HI-CONE WORLDWIDE JOINS U.S. PLASTICS PACT, COMMITTING TO MEET AMBITIOUS CIRCULAR ECONOMY GOALS BY 2025

Led by The Recycling Partnership and World Wildlife Fund in partnership with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the U.S. Plastics Pact will unify approac...
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College students challenged to rethink plastic in global competition

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (9 September 2020) – Enactus launched a challenge to university and college students worldwide to rethink plastic use, recycling an...
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How a partnership created a ring carrier recycling program

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Plastics reclaimer Avangard Innovative will sell millions of pounds of PCR each year to six-pack carrier manufacturer Hi-Cone Worldwide, as the compan...
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Companies Kick Off Partnership Week to Tackle Plastic Waste

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While COVID-19 continues to disrupt local recycling, two companies launched a partnership this week to prevent some of the 9 million tons of plastic w...
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Avangard, Hi-Cone partner in ring carrier recycling program

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Avangard Innovative, a plastics recycler based in Houston, has partnered with Hi-Cone Worldwide, supplier of ring carrier multipackaging systems based...
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Hi-Cone Responds to Beverage Companies Switching from Plastic to Paperboard Can-Rings

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After writing about Coca-Cola European Partners making the switch from plastic can-rings to paperboard, I discovered that several European-based bever...
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Hi-Cone Worldwide Partners with Avangard Innovative to Stem Plastic Waste

New RingRecycleMe Program Creates Renewable Supply for Ring Carriers Designed to Cut Plastic Production in the midst of the global pandemic. Itasca, ...
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The Total Cost of Consumption

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Consumption of any kind comes at a price. In manufacturing, processes draw on resources to produce items that, once they have served their purpose, be...
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