RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – When Boyd Selby goes shopping and seeing people getting started.
"Selby said. T Richmond, Virginia? ' Common, they'll say, 'I had no idea.' "
Selby is plant manager at the Novolex children in eastern Henrico County. Tractor-trailer trucks.
Those bags, made under the Hilex, and sometimes nationwide. . T
Shoppers can be found by looking for the numbers "375" printed on the bag.
With 112 employees, the factory operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Vanguard Plastics, which was acquired by Novolex in 2005.
Based in Hartsville, S.C., Novolex about about $ 2.4 billion in revenue in 2017, according to the latest figures available t Novolex was listed by No. 193 on last last list.
In the mid-1990s, the Henrico children underwent two expansions, which added 40,000 square feet.
"During the peaks, we couldn't produce enough," he said. ". T
(B). T Concerns about the environmental impact of plastic bags or use fees.
Lawmakers in Oregon has also been issued by law bags.
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Can be found in the supply chain.
… With 60 facilities in North America and Europe, including paper bags.
Phil Rozenski, Novolex, vice president of sustainability. "We also make a paper."
"The way we frame it is about company, sustainability and innovation," Rozenski said. "We want people to use a bag, we want to use recycled content."
Novolex has set up "closed-loop" from old ones.
Under the "Bag 2 Bag" program established by the industry. there are more than 150 drop-off locations in the Richmond region.
The company reclaims those bags in North Vernon, Ind. Rozenski said. T
Transported to the Henrico facility by train. "We really treat it like gold here," Selby said. "It is very precious to us."
Pure plastic resin is clear in color, but the pellets have a brown or gray color.
"Years ago, retailers who wanted a white bag," Rozenski said. "The business of the bag, the more recycled content."
At the factory, the pellets are for the new bags. Prefer for their bags.
"All along during the process," said Selby. "What we don't do to throw it away."
"This facility is near zero waste," Rozenski added. "Everything that comes in. T
Information from: Richmond Times-Dispatch, http://www.richmond.com
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