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America Recycles Day Encourages Individuals, Businesses to #BeRecycled Every Day

Recycling-themed Events Planned Nationwide; #BeRecycled Sweepstakes Offers Chance to Win Prizes from hayneedle.com, Trex
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STAMFORD, Conn., October 19, 2016 /3BL Media/ – In support of America Recycles Day, national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful today launched the #BeRecycled Sweepstakes, inspiring participants to continuously live a recycled lifestyle. America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful national initiative, takes place on and in the weeks leading into Nov. 15, and is dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States.

America Recycles Day is Nov. 15: Pledge to Recycle!

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STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Thousands of creative recycling events are being planned for America Recycles Day (ARD), a Keep America Beautiful initiative, which takes place on and in the weeks leading up to Nov. 15.

Keep America Beautiful Brings Focus to “Bathrooms, Bags & Gadgets” for America Recycles Day 2015

National Awareness and Education Initiative Encourages Americans to Take the “I Will Recycle” Pledge; Event Activities, Tips, Registration and More Available at AmericaRecyclesDay.org
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STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 15, 2015 /3BL Media/ – “Bathrooms, Bags & Gadgets” is the theme of the 2015 America Recycles Day, which takes place on and in the weeks leading into Nov. 15. America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful initiative, is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the U.S.

First-Of-Its-Kind Study To Examine Recovery Of Flexible Packaging Using Existing Technology

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WASHINGTON, DC, September 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ - An industry collaborative has announced new research aimed at recovering more packaging that is currently destined for landfill.  The project, Materials Recovery for the Future, brings together brand owners, manufacturers, and packaging industry organizations that are committed to enhancing recovery solutions for increasingly popular flexible film and packaging options. Some common forms of flexible packaging include resealable food packages; pouches for soups; tuna; pet food bags; and snack bags.

Eastman Receives Energy Efficiency Awards for 22nd Consecutive Year

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May 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Eastman Chemical Company was one of 20 American Chemistry Council (ACC) members honored at the annual ACC Responsible Care® Conference and Expo for implementing energy-efficiency improvements in 2014.

Eastman received 10 of the 59 awards presented for outstanding projects, marking the 22nd consecutive year the company has earned energy efficiency awards from ACC.

Keep America Beautiful, Ad Council Join with Unilever to Encourage Recycling in the Bathroom through 2015 “I Want To Be Recycled” Campaign

Second Phase of National Campaign Targets Nearly Half of Americans (45 percent) Not Consistently Recycling Their Plastic Personal Care Products, through PSAs and Digital Outreach
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NEW YORK, March 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ -- Typical bathroom products like shampoo bottles, toilet paper rolls and toothpaste boxes are significantly less likely to be recycled than kitchen products according to survey results released today by the Ad Council.

Recycling Throughout Your Home on America Recycles Day 2014

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Keep America Beautiful's America Recycles Day is Nov. 15, a time to celebrate recycling and set new standards for your recycling habits for the rest of the year. With the national recycling rate of 34.5%, there is still so much work to be done to recycle more, to recycle right and to convert friends and family into recyclers.

New Funding Available for Use of the How2Recycle Label

Both StopWaste and the American Chemistry Council to offer funding for qualifying companies wishing to use the How2Recycle Label, encouraging more companies to join the program.
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August 26, 2014 /3BL Media/ - GreenBlue’s Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) is now offering funding for use of the How2Recycle Label, an on-package recycling label aimed at providing clear and consistent recycling instructions to consumers.

City of Austin Partners with Keep America Beautiful and Ad Council to Launch ‘I Want To Be Recycled’ Campaign to Increase Residential Recycling

City of Austin Challenges Residents to Increase Recycling by 5 Pounds Each Month
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STAMFORD, CT, May 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful and the Ad Council announced today that the City of Austin is the first city to partner in the groundbreaking “I Want To Be Recycled” multimedia public service advertising (PSA) campaign.

The “I Want To Be Recycled” campaign aims to motivate Americans to recycle every day. Created by San Francisco-based ad agency Pereira & O’Dell, the bilingual multimedia campaign illustrates that recyclable materials can be given another life when someone chooses to recycle.

Eastman Chemical Company Receives Energy Efficiency Awards for 21st Consecutive Year

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KINGSPORT, Tenn., May 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Eastman Chemical Company was one of 16 American Chemistry Council (ACC) members honored at the annual ACC Responsible Care® Conference and Expo for implementing energy-efficiency improvements in 2013.

Eastman received 5 of the 50 awards presented for outstanding projects, marking the 21st consecutive year the company has earned energy efficiency awards from ACC.

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