16 episodes

Recycled Content is a podcast from the Association of Plastic Recyclers.

Recycled Content Association of Plastic Recyclers

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Recycled Content is a podcast from the Association of Plastic Recyclers.

    The Reality of Recycling with Kate Davenport of Eureka Recycling

    The Reality of Recycling with Kate Davenport of Eureka Recycling

    Our host Steve Alexander is joined this week by Kate Davenport, Co-President of Eureka Recycling, to discuss Eureka's work and mission of demonstrating that waste is completely preventable, not inevitable, challenges that materials recovery facilities are facing, and the future of recycling.

    • 40 min
    The Recycling Paradigm Shift with Kate Bailey of Eco-Cycle

    The Recycling Paradigm Shift with Kate Bailey of Eco-Cycle

    Our host Steve Alexander is joined this week by Kate Bailey, Policy and Research Director of Eco-Cycle, to discuss her work advocating for a zero waste future, her insights on the packaging crisis, and the challenges she sees for the future of recycling and potential paths forward.

    • 31 min
    Post-Consumer Resin (PCR): The Key to a Circular Recycling Economy

    Post-Consumer Resin (PCR): The Key to a Circular Recycling Economy

    Our hosts Steve and Kara are back to discuss the value and benefits of post-consumer resin (PCR), APR’s PCR Certification Program, and the importance of distinguishing between "post-consumer" materials and "post-industrial" materials for labeling purposes.

    • 30 min
    The 2021 Plastics Recycling Conference: A Can't-Miss Virtual Event

    The 2021 Plastics Recycling Conference: A Can't-Miss Virtual Event

    Steve is joined today by Dan Leif and Tonya Oyala, Resource Recycling's Managing Editor and Sponsor/Exhibitor Manager, respectively. Dan, Tonya, and Steve discuss the upcoming Plastics Recycling Conference, now in its 16th year, which is the focal point for the increasingly complex and international plastics recycling industry. Tune in for more information about the virtual event and why you can't miss it! Learn more at www.plasticsrecycling.com.

    • 28 min
    Plastic Recycling Policy in a New Administration, featuring APR's DC Advocates Liam Donovan and Anna Burhop

    Plastic Recycling Policy in a New Administration, featuring APR's DC Advocates Liam Donovan and Anna Burhop

    We're back and jumping into the deep end to kick off a new year of podcasting! Liam Donovan and Anna Burhop, members of APR's DC advocacy team at Bracewell's Policy Resolution Group, join your host Steve Alexander to discuss how the 117th Congress' roster will impact recycling policy and how APR can continue to advocate for meaningful, bipartisan support for recycling in 2021 and beyond. 

    • 26 min
    A Year in Review: 2020 and Plastic Recycling

    A Year in Review: 2020 and Plastic Recycling

    2020 has certainly been a challenging year for the plastic recycling industry, but we at APR are proud of our industry's accomplishments this year in the face of the pandemic. Tune in to this Year in Review episode for a dive into all the unique challenges we've tackled this year and what we are looking toward in 2021.

    • 35 min

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Autumne Stuart ,

Great resource

Glad to see these in depth topics around recycled content

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