India's largest petrochemicals producer Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) aims at increasing its PET bottles recycling capacity, an official from the company said. RIL is one of India's largest post-consumer PET waste recyclers, with a capacity of 2 billion bottles. RIL has signed an MoU with an undisclosed partner(s) to increase its capacity to 5 million bottles.
RIL has a recycling initiative has installed reverse vending machines at Reliance's SMART stores and various other locations where PET end-users can submit their empty bottles. The company has also launched an initiative to use plastic waste to construct roads. The initiative has so far built three plastic-to-roads pilot projects.
Tags: AlwaysFreeRegister,EN ALWAYSFREEREGISTER,English,India,Indian Subcontinent (ISC),Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET),Sustainability PET recycling,Reliance,RILFebruary 3, 2020 3:17 PM