postconsumer

post·con·sum·er

 (pōst′kən-so͞o′mər)
adj.
Of or relating to products that have been used and recycled by consumers: paper made from postconsumer waste.
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1 Grade Or Better Dull Or Silk Cover Having At Least 92% Brightness And 10% Or More Postconsumer Waste Content, Such As "creator Silk" Cover.
Commissioned by The Association of Postconsumer Plastics Recyclers (APR) and conducted by Moore Recycling, the study follows up on an initial survey conducted in 2011, which was the first such effort to determine the composition of various types of mixed rigid plastic bales in North America.
24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The recycling of postconsumer plastic film packaging surged 116 million pounds, or 11 percent, in 2013 to reach a reported 1.
Delta Plastics sells irrigation tubing and then recycles old tubing into postconsumer resin that can be used to make other products.
Polysack Flexible Packaging received formal recognition in June 2014 from the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR) in North America for developing Polyphane[TM] FIT film that meets APR's stringent testing and guidance criteria for sleeve label ink and substrate for PET bottles.
PaintCare"--the platform for the proper and effective management of postconsumer paint conceived by the American Coatings Association (ACA) and industry--has been adopted by two more states in the United States.
The Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR), a trade organization representing the plastics recycling industry in North America, recently announced that five companies have received recognition for designing new products that meet or exceed the voluntary guidelines under APR's Critical and Applications Guidance Recognition Programs.
PlasRecycle has built the UK's first dedicated plant for recycling postconsumer shopping bags and films collected at the kerbside from households.
In addition, PaintCare continued its large volume direct pick-up program for painting contractors, universities and other entities with large volumes of postconsumer paint--31 pick-ups were conducted.
Ordinary postconsumer objects (repurposed, like the two cut-to-room-shape rolls of besmirched carpet affixed to the wall nearby, from the artist's former residence) are thus subject to violent disturbance.
That's rather like the publisher's note, which boasts that 30 percent of the paper used is postconsumer, saving all kinds of resources and energy.
The greenKarat third-party certification not only provides independent verification of overall recycled content, but also discloses the postconsumer portion of that content.