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 work with The Collective to launch the first yoghurt bottle in New Zealand that incorporates recycled content into its packaging
PUBLISHED: 26 February
Pact Group is proud to work with one of New Zealand’s most innovative food businesses, The Collective, to launch the first yoghurt bottle in New Zealand that incorporates recycled plastic (rPET) in its packaging.
Pact Group's rPET Meat Tray features on The Project New Zealand
PUBLISHED: 25 February
Over the last four years, Pact has worked with Foodstuffs New Zealand to replace 120 MILLION single-use EPS (foam) trays per annum with our recycled PET (rPET) Moisturelock meat tray!
That is a total of 480 million EPS trays that have been diverted from landfill in New Zealand.
Pact, Cleanaway and Asahi Beverages announce intention to jointly develop a plastic palletising facility to close the loop and contribute to a circular economy
PUBLISHED: 19 February
Pact Group Holdings Ltd (‘Pact’), Cleanaway Waste Management Ltd (‘Cleanaway’) and Asahi Beverages Pty Ltd (‘Asahi Beverages’) today announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly develop a local plastic pelletising facility.
Pact Group’s Sustainability Division Becomes Platinum Member of ACOR
PUBLISHED: 17 January
The Australian Council of Recycling (ACOR) has announced that Astron Sustainability, has become a Platinum Member.
Pact Group wins 2020 WorldStar Packaging Award for Lewis Road’s rPET Milk Bottle Range
PUBLISHED: 04 December
Pact Group has won a prestigious 2020 WorldStar Packaging Award in the Beverage category for designing and manufacturing Lewis Road’s 100% rPET milk bottle range.