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
ABC News: No time to waste: Asia is talking tough and the race to recycle is heating up
PUBLISHED: 06 June
Pact Group joined other recycling industry members in saying they are ready to capitalise on election promises made by the Morrison Government to tackle Australia’s waste crisis but warning the Government’s promises only address half the problem.
Pact Wins both Sustainable Design and Beverage Categories in Australasia’s Peak Packaging Awards
PUBLISHED: 01 May
Last night, at the annual Packaging Innovation and Design Awards (PIDA), Pact won both the Sustainable Packaging Design and Beverage categories. Pact also received a Silver award in the Health, Beauty and Wellness category.
Pact Group named as a Finalist in the 2019 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards
PUBLISHED: 30 April
Pact Group’s subsidiary, Viscount Rotational Mouldings (VRM), has been named as a Finalist in the Leaders in Innovative Product Development category at the 2019 Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Awards.
Pact Group Announced as a Finalist in 2019 PIDAs
PUBLISHED: 08 April
The Packaging Innovation Design Awards (PIDA’s)represent the cream of the crop in packaging design innovation and industry contribution for 2019.
Pact Group launch Personal Care Bottles for Glow Lab made from 100% recycled content
PUBLISHED: 02 April
Pact Group is proud to announce the launch of three new personal care bottles made from 100% recycled content for Earthwise’s Glow Labs brand.
Pact’s End-of-Waste Sustainability Credentials Profiled in Retail World
PUBLISHED: 01 April
Pact’s End-of-Waste Sustainability credentials have been profiled in March 2019 edition of Retail World.