Foam Recycling Event Assesses Future Program Viability

Foam Recycling Event Assesses Future Program Viability

On Saturday September 12, a round up was held for Red Deer Residents to recycle Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) (commonly known by Dow’s tradename as Styrofoam). The pilot collection event was a collaboration between NOVA Chemicals, Styro-Go, the Alberta Recycling...
City of Calgary Operation Clean Sweep Workshop a Success

City of Calgary Operation Clean Sweep Workshop a Success

On November 19, the Alberta Plastics Recycling Association (APRA) and the City of Calgary hosted an Operation Clean Sweep (OCS) workshop for members of the plastics industry in Calgary. There were 27 in attendance representing 14 companies across the City and region....
APRA Welcomes New Members

APRA Welcomes New Members

      PolyAg PolyAg recycles single-use agricultural plastics into plastic pellets for the plastics market.  Initially, PolyAg will focus on recycling low density polyethylene (LDPE) grain bags.  Custom grinding/flaking/pelletizing of other plastics...