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 Group’s Sustainability Division Recycle Used Breathalyser Straws
PUBLISHED: 09 January
In an effort to divert four million plastic straws, weighing 20 tonnes, from landfill in Victoria each year, Pact Group’s Sustainability division – Astron – have successfully completed a trial of recycling 120 kilos of used breathalyser straws.
2017 Applause Winners Announced
PUBLISHED: 13 December
Last night, at our sixth annual Applause Awards evening we announced our Platinum Winners for 2017.
Pact Group Wins 2018 WorldStar Packaging Award for rPET Moisturelock Meat Tray
PUBLISHED: 05 December
Pact Group has won a prestigious 2018 Worldstar Packaging Award in the Packaging Materials & Components category for our rPET Moisturelock Meat Tray.
Pact Group named one of Australasia’s Most Innovative for the Fifth Consecutive Year
PUBLISHED: 20 September
We are the only packaging company to achieve this prestigious recognition for five consecutive years, one of only five companies to make the list for five consecutive years and the only Australasian company to improve our position the list every year.
Pact Group wins Sustainable Packaging & Processing Award at the 2017 Australian Institute of Packaging’s Innovation and Design Awards.
PUBLISHED: 09 March
Pact Group’s recycled polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) Moisturelock meat tray has won the Sustainable Packaging & Processing Award at the 2017 Australian Institute of Packaging’s Innovation and Design Awards (PIDA’s).