Contact: Allyson Wilson (202) 249-6623
Annual Honors Now Calling for Entries through October 30th
WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 17, 2012)
- Nominations are now open for the
2012 Awards for Innovation in Plastics Recycling
. Organized by the Plastics Division of the American Chemistry Council (ACC), the annual event honors companies and individuals who have successfully brought new technologies, products and initiatives into communities and/or the marketplace.
"We know that plastics are valuable materials and should be given a second life after initial use," said
, Vice President of Plastics at ACC. "Honoring those who have helped to
advance plastics recycling
demonstrates the vibrancy of the plastics recycling industry in making innovative products, jobs and contributions to the U.S. economy."
Axion International, Inc., Nepco Industrial Company Ltd. and Trex Company were selected to receive awards.
Learn more about the annual recycling awards, including eligibility and nomination instructions