Showing special concern for the protection of the environment, nature conservation and ecology in the name of our children's future, in 2010 the Association of companies "EUROPLAST" was founded Russia's first plant for recycling plastic bottles made of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) — "Plarus".
"Plarus" — the first Russian company that uses a unique technology for the recycling of plastic packaging to bottle-to-bottle. The main feature of this technology is the complete identity of the characteristics of the quality of the resulting product (recycled PET or Repeat) PET raw materials, food grade. Its development opens up prospects for waste-free processing of PET packaging.
Despite a number of factors that hinder the development of plastic recycling industry in our country, such as: the absence of legislation, culture of separate waste collection and the need to purchase raw materials for processing — from 2011 in Solnechnogorsk of the Moscow region has successfully implemented a project on separate collection of PET containers, was initiated by plant "Plarus".