New $45 Million Albury/Wodonga Recycling Plant to Build a Domestic Circular Economy and Boost Regional Jobs
PUBLISHED: 04 August
The decision to build the world-class facility in Albury/Wodonga was confirmed yesterday after Pact Group Holdings Ltd, Cleanaway Waste Management Ltd and Asahi Beverages formally entered a joint venture to deliver the project. It will create dozens of direct jobs when construction starts in coming months. It is anticipated the facility will recycle the equivalent of around 1 billion 600ml PET plastic bottles each year. The bottles will
Pact Group welcomes the New Zealand Government’s $124 million Waste Disposal Levy Expansion
PUBLISHED: 16 July
The announcement, made by Associate Minister for the Environment, Eugenie Sage, means that more waste is diverted from landfill, generating revenue to be used towards resource recovery and waste minimisation. It will also improve the collection of waste data to better inform decision making on how to manage waste. Pact Group Managing Director and CEO, Mr Sanjay Dayal, said “This announcement means that New Zealand is one step closer t
Pact Group Welcomes Government Recycling Infrastructure Commitment
PUBLISHED: 06 July
The fund, which was announced by the Minister of the Environment, Susan Ley MP, and Assistant Minister for Waste Reduction and Environmental Management, Trevor Evans MP, will see the Federal Government commit $190 million in investment to strengthen Australia’s recycling and processing capability and help strengthen the local circular economy. The announcement outlined that the $190 million commitment from the Federal Government will be matc
Pact Launch Hygiene Brand Stay Safe – Spread Good Vibes Only
PUBLISHED: 15 May
Pact’s Stay Safe – Spread Good Vibes Only range of hygiene products has been specifically designed to enable Australians to get back to work safely and to ensure that the only thing employees spread is good vibes. The not for resale range consists of hand sanitisers, disinfectant sprays and multipurpose cleaners in single use and refill packs.
Pact wins the Health, Beauty & Wellness Category at the 2020 Australasian Packaging Innovation & Design (PIDA) Awards
PUBLISHED: 07 May
Over the past 18 months, Pact Group has worked with Earthwise to launch a post-consumer sourced (PCR) 100% rPET bottle range for their Glow Labs brand. The new range (body wash, handwash, shampoo, conditioner) consisted of seven 100% rPET bottles and replaced the former virgin PET designs.
Group Wins World Packaging Organisation’s Gold Award in the Sustainability Category
PUBLISHED: 29 April
Pact Group is delighted to have won the Gold Award in the Sustainability Category for Lewis Road’s rPET Milk Bottles. Announced overnight by the World Packaging Organisation (WPO), the Sustainability Award is one of four special awards introduced into the WorldStar Awards’ 2020 programme.
COVID-19 Update from Sanjay Dayal - Pact Group Managing Director & Group CEO
PUBLISHED: 24 March
Pact Group joins the fight against the Coronavirus
PUBLISHED: 23 March
Pact Group joins the fight against the Coronavirus by commencing local production of hand sanitiser. Production is expected to be in full swing by mid-April, when the Group expects to be making about 2 million units of hand sanitiser per month.