New Venture Supports Plastic Recycling
Frankenthal (Germany), October 10, 2019 – The Alliance for Circular Plastics is committed to building a circular economy and significantly increasing the use of recycled plastics. The Alliance, established by the European Commission, adopted its official announcement in Brussels in September. RKW Group is one of those who signed the document.
“As one of the leading manufacturers of film solutions, we have achieved sustainability as an integral part of our company policy and business mission,” said Harald Biederbick, CEO of RKW Group. “Recycling is one of our most important measures. For this reason, we fully support the objectives of the Circular Plastic Alliance ”. Along with other businesses and associations, RKW aims to help ensure that at least ten million tonnes of recycled plastic are processed as products and packaging in Europe by 2025.
Greater sustainability through recycling
To achieve this goal, signers are committed to working together along the plastic value chain and harnessing the potential of recyclable plastics in the circular economy. Among other things, the charter requires recycling rules for all plastic products. In addition, the related companies advocate for public authorities to ban the plastics from being stored in nature. More than hundreds of companies and associations across the entire plastic value chain have signed this document, apart from RKW.
RKW is a member of various sustainability associations and organizations. The company also operates in many sustainability areas, for example, by efforts to reduce film thickness, by developing solutions that significantly reduce environmental impact, and by participating in the Zero Pellet Initiative, where companies are committed to minimizing plastic loss. pellets (granules) throughout the entire process chain. We work to protect natural resources, reduce emissions, prevent waste, avoid environmental pollution and optimize logistics at all stages of a product’s lifetime, from proper establishment to proper disposal.
RKW Group, Almanya’nın Frankenthal kentinde bulunan ve dünyanın önde gelen mükemmel film çözümleri üreticilerinden biri olan aile tarafından işletilen bağımsız bir şirkettir. RKW, hijyen ve tarımsal filmler, içecek endüstrisi için filmler ve toz halindeki ürünler için ambalajlama alanlarında pazar lideridir. Ayrıca, tıbbi uygulamalar için, kimya ve dönüşüm endüstrileri ile inşaat sektörü için filmler ve dokusuz malzemeler üretmektedir. RKW’nin sürdürülebilir filmleri, müşterilerinin dünyanın her yerindeki tüketicilerin günlük yaşamını iyileştirmelerini sağlar.
In fiscal 2018, RKW sold a total of 878 million Euros. Approximately 3,000 employees process 367,000 tons of plastic material at 20 locations worldwide. Established in 1957, the company offers superior performance in terms of quality and service in accordance with the slogan “When perfection matters”. Respect and reliability are the core values of RKW and are the foundation for the company’s success.
Stephan De Maria
Manager Contact RKW Group
67227 Frankenthal / Germany
T + 49–6233-8709-139