Smart Plastic Technologies Announces Plans to build testing and production facilities in Wheeling, Illinois.

(Wheeling, IL) October 17, 2019  Smart Plastic Technologies, LLC, is a specialist in the development, production and marketing of unique additives for use in polymers which provide biodegradation, antimicrobial, antifungal, production tracing, film thickness reduction and an oxygen scavenger designed to extend the shelf life of food products.

Smart Plastic Technologies announced their decision to construct a product testing lab plus full production facility in Wheeling, Illinois. The new facilities will be located in a building recently acquired by a principal of Smart Plastic.

“Smart Plastic Technologies is very pleased to be able to announce our plans to develop both a product testing facility and production operation. The lab will allow us to test our new formulations as we continue to lead the market in the development of true state-of-the-art additive technologies plus provide active technical customer support.” said Tim Murtaugh, CEO of SPT. “Also, in response to the exponential growth we are experiencing as the market discovers the unmatched sophistication of our technologies, we will be developing expandable production capabilities on-site to allow us to control every element of the quality of our products and the reliability of our services. The future of Smart Plastic is full of opportunity”. 

Tiny turtle found dead with 104 pieces of plastic in its intestines

A tiny turtle that washed up dead on a beach in Florida was found to have eaten 104 pieces of plastic, campaigners said.

The Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton shared the plight of the tiny creature on its Facebook page, along with the picture of the turtle and the pieces of plastic found inside it.

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Smart Plastic Technologies Announces Strategic Distribution Agreement with GearedforGreen. 

(Wheeling, IL) October 1, 2019  Smart Plastic Technologies, LLC, is a specialist in the development, production and marketing of unique additives for use in polymers which provide biodegradation, antimicrobial, antifungal, production tracing, film thickness reduction and an oxygen scavenger designed to extend the shelf life of food products.

Smart Plastic Technologies announced the signing of a Strategic Distribution Agreement with GearedforGreen which will provide market representation of Smart Plastic products in the continental United States. 

GearedforGreen is a sustainability company specializing in plastics. They connect circular eco supply chains™ that help USA manufacturers and industry operate more sustainably from inside-out. The Company’s stated focus is, “workingwith our supply chain partners, we provide 360 degrees of sustainability to help businesses & organizations operate more sustainably from inside-out, to improve top line, bottom line, and brand value.”

“Smart Plastic Technologies is pleased to have this opportunity to partner with a Company that has a dynamic strategy to implement circular economy strategies into the U.S. plastics industry. After many months of cooperative planning, both companies are positioned to demonstrate how Smart Plastic products can have a profoundly positive impact on the implementation of a true circular economy model” said Tim Murtaugh, CEO of SPT. 

For information of GearedforGreen visit www.gearedforgreen.com