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 welcomes the Recycling and Waste Reduction Bill 2020
PUBLISHED: 27 August
Pact Group today welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of the new Recycling and Waste Reduction Bill 2020. The bill being presented in Parliament today will see the ban on the waste export of plastic, paper, tyres, and glass.
New $45 Million Albury/Wodonga Recycling Plant to Build a Domestic Circular Economy and Boost Regional Jobs
PUBLISHED: 04 August
A new recycling plant will substantially increase the amount of recycled PET plastic produced in Australia each year from local waste.
Pact Group welcomes the New Zealand Government’s $124 million Waste Disposal Levy Expansion
PUBLISHED: 16 July
Pact Group welcomes the announcement by the New Zealand Government of its $124 million investment into the Waste Disposal Levy Expansion. The expansion will see the Government expand the waste levy to all classes of landfill and support critical recycling infrastructure in New Zealand.
Pact Group Welcomes Government Recycling Infrastructure Commitment
PUBLISHED: 06 July
Pact Group today welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of the new Recycling Modernising Fund, launched to progress the development of recycling resource infrastructure in Australia.
Pact Launch Hygiene Brand Stay Safe – Spread Good Vibes Only
PUBLISHED: 15 May
Pact’s Stay Safe – Spread Good Vibes Only range of hygiene products has been specifically designed to enable Australians to get back to work safely and to ensure that the only thing employees spread is good vibes. The not for resale range consists of hand sanitisers, disinfectant sprays and multipurpose cleaners in single use and refill packs.
Pact wins the Health, Beauty & Wellness Category at the 2020 Australasian Packaging Innovation & Design (PIDA) Awards
PUBLISHED: 07 May
Over the past 18 months, Pact Group has worked with Earthwise to launch a post-consumer sourced (PCR) 100% rPET bottle range for their Glow Labs brand. The new range (body wash, handwash, shampoo, conditioner) consisted of seven 100% rPET bottles and replaced the former virgin PET designs.