Pact, Cleanaway and Asahi Beverages announce intention to jointly develop a plastic palletising facility to close the loop and contribute to a circular economy
PUBLISHED: 19 February
It is anticipated that the facility will process up to 28,000 tonnes of plastic bottles and other recyclables into flake and food grade pellets which will be used as a raw material for the production of packaging for food and beverages. The cross value chain collaboration uniquely combines the expertise of each participant. Cleanaway will provide available feedstock through its collection and sorting network. Pact will provide technical and pa
Pact Group Coronavirus Customer Statement
PUBLISHED: 04 February
The Coronavirus is an emerging situation with worldwide impacts particularly in travel and also in some areas of supply. We are monitoring the situation with our suppliers to establish any impacts, however we can confirm the following: • Resin for Pact Group’s plants is sourced from countries outside of Mainland China • We have not been notified of any supply related issues with resin or tinplate that will impact our abi
Pact Group’s Sustainability Division Becomes Platinum Member of ACOR
PUBLISHED: 17 January
Astron’s application for the top tier membership was accepted by ACOR, the national peak body for the recycling and resource recovery industry, at its Board meeting last month in Sydney. Astron is the sustainability division of Pact Group, Australasia’s largest and most diverse rigid packaging, materials handling and pooling solution provider. Astron is the largest recycler of post-industrial plastic in the Southern Hemispher
Pact’s End-of-Waste Sustainability Credentials Profiled in Retail World
PUBLISHED: 01 April
Pact’s End-of-Waste Sustainability credentials have been profiled in March 2019 edition of Retail World.
2018 Applause Winners Announced
PUBLISHED: 06 December
At Pact’s seventh annual Applause Awards last night, Kate Everitt was announced as the overall winner of the 2018 Program.
Pact's End of Waste White Paper profiled in Packaging News
PUBLISHED: 22 November
Pact’s End of Waste white paper details the key challenges faced by the industry, and market-wide solutions that can meet the rising expectations of government, retails and consumers to bring about End of Waste.
Pact Group Release End of Waste White Paper
PUBLISHED: 16 November
For many years Pact’s long-standing War on Waste strategy drove our innovation agenda. But the Group has set new, ambitious goals to drive change and lead the industry beyond the War on Waste to the End of Waste – a circular economy that will reuse, recycle and reduce landfill, without losing value.
Pact Group launch End of Waste Strategy and 2025 Sustainability Targets
PUBLISHED: 26 September
Pact Group has called for a cross-industry coalition to work towards the End of Waste, after hosting the Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) Toward 2025 Industry Event and Australasian Recycling Label Launch in Melbourne today.
Pact Group to manufacture laundry liquid bottle from rHDPE for Earthwise
PUBLISHED: 13 September
Starting with 1 litre laundry liquid bottles, 75% of each bottle will be made from plastic sourced from recycled milk, juice and water bottles. The new bottles will be manufactured in New Zealand by Pact subsidiary Alto and will be available on shelf from October 2018.