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
The 2015 Applause Winners have been Announced
PUBLISHED: 10 December
Last night, at our fourth annual Applause Awards evening we announced our Platinum Winners for 2015.
Pact Group Wins 2016 WorldStar Packaging Award for Flip Top Cream Cap
PUBLISHED: 02 December
Murray Goulburn’s Flip Top Cream Cap wins further industry recognition for packaging innovation at the WorldStar Packaging Awards.
Pact Group wins Gold at the 2015 Australian Packaging Design Awards for Footy Water Bottle
PUBLISHED: 16 November
Pact Group has been presented the prestigious Gold Award in the Seasonal & Promotional category for the Footy Water bottle at the 2015 Australian Packaging Design Awards.
Pact Group Wins Silver in 2015 Melbourne Design Awards for Slurpee Stretch Cup Innovation
PUBLISHED: 14 October
In collaboration with 7Eleven and The Promotions Factory (TPF), Pact Group has won the Silver Award in the 2015 Melbourne Design Awards for the Slurpee Stretch Cup Innovation. The awards celebrates creative and innovative design for either a component or overall product. Consideration given to aspects that relate to human usage, aesthetics, selection of components and materials, and the resolution of assembly, manufacturing and the overall function.
Lightproof™ turns All Black
PUBLISHED: 10 September
Pact Group subsidiary Alto has collaborated with New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra to launch a black milk bottle in support of the All Black’s 2015 Rugby World Cup campaign.
Pact Group Launches Recyclable Meat Trays in New Zealand
PUBLISHED: 31 August
New Zealand supermarket giants New World and PAK’nSAVE are trialling Pact Group’s recyclable plastic meat trays, meaning the days are well and truly numbered for environmentally unfriendly polystyrene trays.
Creating a suitable alternative to the hard to dispose of polystyrene trays has been a long running global environmental challenge.