Sep 18, 2013
Industry making a new push to recycle plastic caps
While that made sense back in the day, that approach also led to countless plastic caps finding their way into landfills and the environment.
Silgan to acquire Portola Packaging
Silgan Holdings Inc. a supplier of rigid packaging for shelf-stable food and other consumer goods products, announced August 13 that it entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Portola Packaging, Inc., a manufacturer of plastic closures.
Silgan Announces Agreement to Acquire Portola Packaging, a Leading Manufacturer of Plastic Closures
This business, with sales of approximately $200 million in 2012, operates eight facilities in North America and Europe.
Food & Drug Packaging
Portola Packaging reduces energy by almost 30%
Portola Packaging, Inc. 's North American facilities reduced energy usage by almost 30% and recycled approximately 9 million pounds of material over the past three years.