Recyclables exchange established

December 1995
Plastics Technology;Dec95, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p74
Trade Publication
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.


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