New $38 million Laverton plastic recycling plant creates new jobs and reinvents recycling in Victoria
PUBLISHED: 26 July
This state of the art facility will process more than 20,000 tonnes or the equivalent of over 500 000 plastic milk bottles and food tubs collected from household recycling bins into food grade resins and will be located at Cleanaway’s recycling facility at Laverton. This joint venture between Pact and Cleanaway complements the existing PET joint venture between Pact, Cleanaway and Asahi, with construction of the country’s largest PE
Pact welcomes extension of the apprenticeship wage subsidy scheme
PUBLISHED: 10 March
It’s an impressive and welcome commitment, already contributing 100,000 positions since its commencement in October and is set to deliver a further 70,000 across the next six months – an extremely valuable boost to both local businesses and the broader economy. As part of its six-year partnership with Ai Group, Pact Group has recruited apprentices across Australia to invest in the skill capabilities it will need in the future to equ
Pact Group transforms 600 tonnes of plastic waste into recycled noise wall solution for Mordialloc Freeway
PUBLISHED: 01 March
Victoria is set to house Australia’s most sustainable noise walls thanks to innovative technology by Pact Group. Situated along Mordialloc Freeway, the walls will transform 570 tonnes of hard-to-recycle plastic materials into panels spanning 32,000 square metres. The initiative was developed by Major Roads Projects Victoria (MRPV) with assistance from Ecologiq, a Victorian Government initiative to optimise the use of recycled and reus
Pact Group acquires New Zealand’s only packaging manufacturer with integrated PET recycling capability
PUBLISHED: 12 February
Pact Group has completed the acquisition of Flight Plastics, a leading provider of packaging for the fresh food segment and New Zealand’s only packaging manufacturer with integrated PET recycling capability.
Australia’s largest PET recycling plant now under construction in Albury-Wodonga
PUBLISHED: 05 February
Construction is now underway on a world-class recycling facility in Albury-Wodonga that will see the equivalent of around 1 billion PET plastic bottles recycled each year.
Pact and Cleanaway Celebrate Award of Recycling Modernisation Funding for Proposed Western Australian Plastic Recycling Plant
PUBLISHED: 04 February
Pact Group and Cleanaway are delighted to announce that a proposed joint project to build a new plastic recycling plant in Western Australia has attracted funding from the Recycling Modernisation Fund and the WA Government*. The announcement was made on Tuesday by WA Minister for Environment Stephen Dawson MP and the Federal Minister for Environment the Hon Sussan Ley MP.
Pact Group wins two prestigious 2021 WorldStar Packaging Awards
PUBLISHED: 14 January
Pact Group is delighted to have won two 2021 WorldStar Packaging Awards for bottles made from post-consumer sourced recycled plastic.
Pact Group supports Fonterra’s launch of New Zealand’s first plant-based milk bottle
PUBLISHED: 15 October
In partnership with Fonterra, Pact Group has enabled the creation of New Zealand’s first plant-based milk bottle for leading New Zealand milk brand Anchor.
Eight Years Straight as one of Australasia’s Most Innovative Companies
PUBLISHED: 09 October
Today, Pact Group was honoured to be recognised as one of Australia and New Zealand’s Most Innovative Companies for the eighth consecutive year and the joint winner of Best Pandemic Pivot.