Jim Johnson Staff Reporter [email protected] (937) 964-1289 See All Staff Page Recent Stories Marriott to withdraw miniature plastic bottles A long-time feature of hotel bathrooms around the world, the bottles will be withdrawn by next year Hasbro plans to eliminate plastic packaging by 2022 The move will cut polybags, shrink wrap, blister packs and packaging windows Worker killed at Quebec recycled packaging plant An investigation is under way into the death of a worker due to an accident at a Saint-Laurent, Quebec, recycled plastic packaging facility. Sonoco bringing its own clear plastic can to the market The packaging giant, based in Hartsville, South Carolina, has developed its own plastic alternative to the omnipresent metal food can. CCL Industries adds to Asia business with Worldmark acquisition CCL Industries has agreed a deal to buy Glasgow-based Worldmark, a maker of labels for the technology sector in a $252m (£167m) deal, including debt. US bottle recycling hits 3 billion pound mark New figures from the Association of Plastic Recyclers and the American Chemistry Council showed that bottle recycling increased by 97 million pounds (44 million kg), up 3.3% year-on-year. Nestlé boosts use of recycled PET in Arrowhead water The drinks firms is increasing its use of recycled PET in its Arrowhead brand of bottled water by 38%. MillerCoors sees plastic bottles boost sales MillerCoors saw a jump in sales when it moved 40-ounce and 32-ounce bottles from glass to plastic last year, the beer maker has reported. Report: Recyclability key issue for packaging Recycling, the environment, health and wellness and increasing consumer purchasing power are impacting packaging markets, according to a new study from the Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute.