TITLE

Recyclables exchange established

PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Plastics Technology;Dec95, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the first United States recyclables exchange established by the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) in October 1995 could ease communication between buyers and sellers of recyclable HDPE and PET bottles, as well as glass and papers. Functions of the exchange in establishing benchmarks of quality for each material, reduce price volatility, and draw more material into the market.
ACCESSION #
9512142361

 

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