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
Group Wins World Packaging Organisation’s Gold Award in the Sustainability Category
PUBLISHED: 29 April
Pact Group is delighted to have won the Gold Award in the Sustainability Category for Lewis Road’s rPET Milk Bottles. Announced overnight by the World Packaging Organisation (WPO), the Sustainability Award is one of four special awards introduced into the WorldStar Awards’ 2020 programme.
Pact Group joins the fight against the Coronavirus
PUBLISHED: 23 March
Pact Group joins the fight against the Coronavirus by commencing local production of hand sanitiser. Production is expected to be in full swing by mid-April, when the Group expects to be making about 2 million units of hand sanitiser per month.
Pact Group leads the Circular Economy through $500 Million Investment Plan
PUBLISHED: 02 March
Australian packaging company Pact Group cements its leadership position in the Circular Economy. Pact Non-Executive Chairman Raphael Geminder said the commitment by Pact would involve significant investment in existing and new facilities over the next five years, with the company working collaboratively with government and like-minded partners to invest over $500M.