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28May 2020

Wood Plastic Composite (WPC) Boardwalks Built to withstand the harsh Australian conditions Made in Australia from local re-purposed materials (recycled plastic and wood flour), our quality WPC boardwalks provide the perfect long-term and sustainable solution to attract tourists to your area, whilst ensuring safe public access and protecting the natural environment.  Able to handle the […]

14May 2020

At APR, we believe local tourism is key to rebuilding the Australian economy.  With construction projects being fast-tracked, now is the time to upgrade your open space infrastructure. If you’re looking to transform your area into a popular tourist destination, why not showcase your views with an Australian made, eco-friendly viewing platform?  Create the perfect vantage point […]

30Mar 2020

Issue 10 | March 2020 APR Pandemic Response Plan At Advanced Plastic Recycling, we have a responsibility to ensure the health and safety of our employees, customers and suppliers.  With the current threat posed globally by COVID-19/ Coronavirus, we have put in place an ongoing action plan following the Work, Health and Safety Act (2012) to ensure […]

13Mar 2020

APR were invited to be a delegate at the National Plastics Summit at Parliament House in Canberra last week, along with 200 senior individuals from government, industry and community sectors.  The event was an exciting opportunity to represent APR on a national scale, and showcase our unique, locally manufactured recycled wood plastic composite products to a […]

14Feb 2020

On Friday 7th February, Isabella Pittaway the host of ABC Riverland radio, came to visit our factory to learn more about our manufacturing process and to do a face-to-face interview with our CEO Ryan Lokan.  Click below to listen to the broadcast. Audio: ABC Rural: Isabella Pittaway: A South Australian company is taking plastic waste from things like shampoo […]

05Feb 2020

APR were privileged to host a dynamic group of circular economy leaders at our manufacturing facility today as part of the 2020 Circular Economy Global Leadership Program which is being hosted in Adelaide.  APR was selected as an ideal location for a site visit to help promote the circular economy to an elite international audience. The visit was part […]

17Jan 2020

In November last year,  Northern Adelaide Waste Management Authority (NAWMA) opened a new Community Education Centre which showcases innovative materials and organisations that are engaged in circular economy activities. APR was selected as a feature company with our Plinths and Lectern on display.  The collaboration is a great opportunity for APR to gain exposure with […]

20Dec 2019

Issue 9 | December Welcome to the Summer Edition of APRconnections.  In this issue we feature our popular pontoon decking and ecocomp signs.  APR provides a range of styles and options for each of these products that are low maintenance, sustainable and look great. Click here to read our all the details. We would like to wish you and your […]

20Dec 2019

We were proud to be presented with the Gold Award for National Safe Work Month’s organise your own workplace activity. A safety improvement competition was run in October with employees suggesting safety initiatives in five categories relevant to their workplace.  The competition was a great way to engage with staff (with 100 entries submitted), and […]

19Dec 2019

The team at APR thank you for your support in 2019 and wish you a happy and safe Christmas and New Year period. Our office will close on Friday 20th December 2019 and reopen on Monday 6th January 2020. However, during this period, feel free to call us on 8359 4999 and a team member will be available […]