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How much do MRFs really gain by separating the different plastics collected through single-stream recycling?
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4/22/14 On Earth Day 2014, Berry Plastics announced the launch of an interactive map that makes it easy to find a collection program that accepts polypropylene packaging. Berry is one of the largest manufacturers of polypropylene packaging in the U.S., and the map is part of its effort to raise awareness about polypropylene’s recyclability and increase the supply of recycled material for use in new products. View the map at  
EFS-plastics Inc. is a post-consumer plastic recycling and reprocessing company, specialized in mixed plastic (3-7 mix) and �film (shopping bag) recycling. �We produce high quality pellets which can replace virgin plastic up to 100% in the manufacture of plastic bags, tool boxes, piping and other consumer products.