Project Updates

Republic Services Polymer Center, Las Vegas, USA 

The first Republic Services Polymer Center is located in Las Vegas, Nevada, US. Credit: Republic Services, Inc.

Project Type: Plastics recycling facility

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, US

Annual Production Capacity: 100 million pounds 

Developer: Republic Services 

Announced: March 2022

Republic Services opened its first polymer centre in Las Vegas, US, in December 2023.

Saica’s New Corrugated Board Factory, Barcelona, Spain 

Saica is developing a new corrugated board factory in Barcelona, Spain. Credit: Saica.

Project Type: Corrugated board factory

Location: Sant Esteve Sesrovires municipality, Barcelona, Spain 

Owner: Saica

Construction Started: December 2023 

Investment: More than €100m ($107.8m)

Saica is developing a new corrugated board factory in Barcelona, Spain, to meet the changing market demands.

Polykar Plastics Manufacturing Facility, Edmonton

Polykar's new facility will is located in the Discovery Business Park to the north of Edmonton International Airport. Credit: DESTL.

Project Type: New manufacturing facility

Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Area: 50,000ft²

Construction Started: July 2021 

Opened: December 2022 

Polykar Industries, a manufacturer of flexible packaging products, has developed an innovative plastics manufacturing facility in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.