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PepsiCo ANZ and REDcycle to turn chip packets into furniture

PepsiCo ANZ has partnered with REDcycle to transform discarded chip packets into a range of “sturdy products”, including furniture. REDcycle processing partner, Replas, specialises in converting soft plastics into fitness circuits, outdoor furniture, bollards and signage, among other products. All consumers have to do is drop off their chip packets …

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Queensland container deposit scheme “a disaster waiting to happen”

The Australasian Association of Convenience Stores (AACS) says the Queensland’s forthcoming container deposit scheme (CDS) appears destined for failure following the eyebrow-raising comments from the mayor of Ipswich that the council will stop recycling altogether. Ipswich mayor Andrew Antoniolli said last week that all recycling for the city would be …

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