project report on “ScArpS And obSolete of plAStic bottleS”• NAME: MAYUR AHUJA• ROLL NO: 17091• CLASS: SY.BMS• SUBJECT: PRODUCTION AND MATERIAL MANAGEMENT• ACADEMIC YEAR: 2012-2013• SEMISTER: 3RD• UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF: PROF: KHAN
introductionPlastic bottles go through a series of steps to become new plastic products. Baling Next applicat Sorting -ions Flaking Melting
Baling: Collected bottles are condensed for shipping Each bale weighs 800 to 1,200 poundsSorting:The bottles are then optically sorted.Then go through a machineMelting:The flakes are then washed, dried and melted.
Flaking The melted plastic is formed into flakes.Next applicationsFlakes are spun into fine, thread likematerial to make textiles and othermaterials.
Benefits of Recycling Plastic BottlesEnergy ConservationProducing new plastic products from recycled materials.Beneficial ReuseRecycled bottles provide an environmentally friendly source.Recycled plastic bottles make hundreds of everyday products.
Greater Recycled Plastic Supply & DemandThe more we recycle, the more recycled plastics are available.According to the American Chemistry Council.Save Landfill SpaceRecycling one ton of plastic saves 7.4 cubic yards of landfill space.Meaningful ReductionAlong with recycling, reduction is an important step.