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post-consumer

adj
(Environmental Science)
a. (of a consumer item) having been discarded for disposal or recovery
b. having been recycled
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 13, 2019-: Global Post-consumer Recycled Plastics Market Outlook 2019-2023 - Rise in Awareness About Using Recycled Plastics Through Social Media
Seed Phytonutrients--a L'Oreal internally incubated sustainable startup launched in April in sync with Earth Month--crafts natural-origin hair, face, and body care products in the first-ever, shower-friendly, post-consumer recycled (PCR) paper bottle.
released its Fairy Ocean plastic bottle, made completely from post-consumer recycled plastic and plastic retrieved from the ocean.
Packaged in 100% post-consumer recycled bottles, post-consumer recycled paper and reusable tin, the gift set has an MSRP of $29.99.
881, passed by a vote of 57-3 would mandate the industry-sponsored paint stewardship program and reduce a costly burden on local governments that are currently responsible for collecting and disposing of most post-consumer, unused paint.
The 25th annual National Post-Consumer Plastics Bottle Recycling Report marks the 25th consecutive year that Americans have increased the pounds of plastic bottles collected for recycling since the survey began in 1990.
Kent-based VEKA Recycling, a UK-based PVC recycler, has achieved EuCertPlast accreditation, the European certification scheme for post-consumer plastics recyclers.
Macro Engineering and Technology Inc., Mississauga, Ont., has developed and patented a new method to produce trash bags and similar film products from post-consumer material.
This smell, and the post-consumer recycled resin in the bags, can be traced back to farms in Arkansas, where the bags start as irrigation tubing.
IBM is a major regional player in the post-consumer textile waste industry providing recycled textile products to a diversified customer base nationwide.
Made with up to 30% post-consumer resin, plastic products include bottles, drums, tight-head containers, hybrid paint cans and open-head pails.
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