|December 18, 2013||
MECHANICAL B TO B (BOTTLE TO BOTTLE) RECYCLE SYSTEM BY THE PET BOTTLES COLLECTED AT THE SUPERMAKET STARTSIn cooperation with Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd., a major distribution firm in Japan, we start up a new Mechanical B to B recycle system; collecting the post-consumer PET bottles at the supermarkets and recycling them to new PET bottles for beverage. This new system is expected as the next standard of the PET bottle recycle: Sell, collect, recycle and sell again.
|November 27, 2013||
MECHANICAL B TO B (BOTTLE TO BOTTLE) RECYCLING IS EXPANDING RAPIDLY IN JAPANThe total amount of Mechanical B to B recycling reached 9,500 tons in the fiscal year ending March 2013, which shows increase of 1,900% y/y.
|January 24, 2013||
WON THE 17TH RECYCLING TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT HONDA AWARDWe succeeded in materializing 100% recycled PET bottles for drinking from the post-consumer PET bottles with condensation polymerization technology for the first time in Japan.
For the above, Japan Environmental Management Association for Industry awarded us the 17th Recycling Technology Development Honda Award, one of the prestigious prize on recycling in Japan.