First SA road built with plastic bags and glass

First SA road built with plastic bags and glass

Posted in Asphalt Review, Environment, Industry News, Latest News//December 06, 2018

The first South Australian road built with soft plastics and glass will utilise plastic from approximately 139,000 plastic bags and packaging and 39,750 glass bottle equivalents.

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Close the Loop unveils new soft plastics manufacturing line

Close the Loop unveils new soft plastics manufacturing line

Posted in Environment, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//November 15, 2018

Close the Loop has unveiled a new manufacturing line in Melbourne capable of converting 200,000 tonnes of soft plastic and toner waste into an asphalt additive for roads.

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Downer builds NSW’s first road made from recycled plastics

Downer builds NSW’s first road made from recycled plastics

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Uncategorised//August 03, 2018

Plastic from around 176,000 plastic bags and packaging and glass from around 55,000 bottles has been diverted from landfill to build NSW's first road made from soft plastics and glass.

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Downer and Close the Loop partner for recycled asphalt

Downer and Close the Loop partner for recycled asphalt

Posted in Asphalt Review, Environment, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//May 29, 2018

Soft plastics from plastic bags and packaging and glass bottle equivalents will be diverted from landfill to construct a Victorian road in an Australian-first trial.

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