EnviroTF ™ Deli Containers: Pioneering Eco-Friendly Packaging For A Greener Tomorrow

The packaging industry is undergoing a significant transformation, with a growing emphasis on reducing environmental impact without sacrificing quality or functionality.   Leading this change are rPlanetEarth®’s EnviroTF ™ Thermoformed Deli Containers, which are setting new standards for eco-friendly packaging solutions. These containers are part of a first-ever food packaging line made from 100% post-consumer recycled, […]

June 4, 2024

EnviroCup® Cold Drink Cups: The Sustainable Solution To Single-Use Plastic Cups

In a world increasingly aware of the environmental impact of single-use plastics, the demand for sustainable alternatives has never been higher.   The beverage industry, a significant contributor to plastic waste, is at a pivotal point where innovation meets sustainability, leading to groundbreaking solutions like the EnviroCup® Cold Drink Cups.  rPlanet Earth®, a pioneer in recycling […]

June 4, 2024

Enhancing Recycling: The Impact Of Sustainable Materials On Existing Packaging Systems

The packaging industry is at a pivotal juncture, necessitating a shift towards sustainability to reduce environmental impacts. While traditional packaging has long been a staple of consumer goods, the increasing demand for eco-friendly alternatives is reshaping the landscape.   This shift is not just a trend but a necessary evolution towards reducing waste and promoting environmental […]

June 4, 2024

Where Does Plastic Recycling Really Go?

In the intricate dance of sustainability and environmental stewardship, plastic recycling plays a pivotal role. Yet, the path from recycling bin to final product is shrouded in complexity, presenting both challenges and opportunities.   This journey, emblematic of the broader mission at rPlanet Earth®, underscores the importance of innovation, responsibility, and transparency in transforming recycled plastics […]

June 4, 2024

Navigating The Future Of Recycling: The Impact Of SB 54 And EPR On California’s Waste Management 

California has once again positioned itself at the forefront of innovation and regulation for environmental sustainability with the introduction of SB 54 and Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) regulations.   These pivotal pieces of legislation are set to redefine the recycling ecosystem, aligning closely with rPlanet Earth®’s mission to revolutionize recycling through innovative technologies and sustainable practices. […]

June 4, 2024

Top 10 Things Every Business Should Know About Plastic Recycling In 2024

In the landscape of sustainability, plastic recycling stands at the forefront of environmental discussions, especially for businesses striving to align with green practices.   Now that we’ve entered 2024, the nuances of plastic recycling have become more critical than ever, underlining the fact that not all plastics are created equal.   This comprehensive guide delves into the […]

June 4, 2024

How rPlanet Earth Helps Companies Meet The New Plastics Recycling Laws.

How rPlanet Earth helps companies meet the new plastics recycling laws The first state law in the nation focused on improving the recycled content of

September 30, 2020


PET to rPET What is PET? PET stands for polyethylene terephthalate A polymer made from terephthalic acid and ethylene glycol It is one the most

August 31, 2020

Why Choose rPET (Recycled PET Plastic) Cups Over PLA (Plant Based Cups)

When choosing EnviroCup as a sustainable alternative to traditional plastic cups (made from raw plastic material), it is also important to consider why rPET can

July 6, 2020

The Power Of The Consumer In A Circular Economy

The power of the consumer in a circular economy – tips for a more sustainable future A circular economy for plastics can’t exist without your

May 14, 2020

Krones Blog

Closed loop recycling at rPlanetEarth

May 10, 2020

Global Commitment

Eliminating plastic pollution at the source.

May 8, 2020

Feel Safe Without Feeling Guilty

Feel safe without feeling guilty The world has been in a state of revolution recently, striving for ever more sustainable packaging initiatives such as removal

May 7, 2020

Resource Recycling

A glimpse at the technology inside rPlanet Earth

January 28, 2020

The Do’s And Do Not’s Of Recycling

The Do’s and Do Not’s of Recycling Hello and welcome to the official rPlanet Earth blog! This blog will be dedicated to helping people make

November 28, 2019

Recycling Today

Doing things different

June 28, 2019

Cal Incentives

rPlanet Earth – Grand opening

October 19, 2018

Plastics Technology

rPlanet Earth Opens Vertically Integrated Recycling Plant In California

October 19, 2018

Waste 360

The facility will make about 75 million pounds a year of…

June 28, 2018

Plastic News

rPlanet sees a whole new world for PET recycling

February 14, 2018

Philanthropy News Digest

rPlanet Earth Receives $20.5 Million in Low-Cost Debt Financing

August 12, 2016