Industry Links and Resources

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Expanded polystyrene (EPS) transport packaging is an excellent material for recycling. Please see our site for more information.
Green Initiatives. Making everyday earth day.
The online resource for recycling plastic bags and film. Find recyclers.
The Plastic Loose Fill Council was founded to develop, promote and implement the reuse and recycling of polystyrene loose fill, commonly known as packing peanuts.
The Society of Plastics Engineers is home to nearly 20,000 plastics professionals in more than 70 countries around the world. SPE is the "go to" resource for plastics technical information.
Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA) is the leading non-profit trade association representing the U.S. material handling and logistics industry.

FP Distributors and Partner Links

Neway Packaging is a full-scale distributor of industrial packaging supplies and packaging equipment. We invite our customers to ask us about the MINI PAK'R air cushion machine and our complete line of products.
We have offices in: Los Angeles, CA · Portland, OR · Seattle, WA · Henderson, NV · Phoenix, AZ · Denver, CO · W. Palm Beach, FL
Uline, a family-owned business, is the leading distributor of shipping, industrial and packaging materials to businesses throughout North America. Depend on Uline to build your business - we won't let you down. Place your order 24/7/365 by phone, fax or online. A knowledgeable customer service rep is always available to assist you.
Offices in: Atlanta · Chicago · Dallas · Los Angeles · Minneapolis · NYC/Philly · Seattle

Additional Resources and Supporting Data on Biodegradable Plastics

Breaking Down Plastics: New Standard Specification May Facilitate Use of Additives that Trigger Biodegradation of Oil-Based Plastics in Landfills.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: "Biodegradable plastics are plastics that will decompose in..."
NOVA Science in the News. Australian Academy of Science
Why Bioplastics - Corn & Starch based products are worse than our current solutions
Bio-Polym, Information on Biodegradable Bioplastics
Energy Usage, Fossil Fuel Usage, Pollution, Health Effects, Effects on the Food Supply, and Economic Effects Compared to Petroleum Based Plastics.