26
MAR
2014

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: Search efforts intensify as floating pallet spotted in Indian Ocean

Search efforts for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet have been redoubled after a search plane spotted a pallet and other floating objects in a remote area of the southern Indian Ocean. Extra ships and planes have been scrambled to help identify the debris and determine whether it...
20
MAR
2014

It’s 11 p.m. Do you know where your pallets are?

By Susan K. Lacefield It is far too easy for pallets to “leak” out of a supply chain. A pallet misplaced in the distribution center here. One never returned from a customer there. Another used for an in-store display. Yet another stuck “temporarily” in an...
24
OCT
2013

Great site showing the dangers of wood and plastic pallets

If you are looking for reasons on why to stop or limit your uses of wood and plastic pallets, then you need to check out www.thepallettruth.org. There are many issues that the site brings to light. Below are just a few of them: Every year in the United States alone over 1 million...
26
JUN
2013

Featured on “World’s Greatest . . .” TV Show

Eco PACT was recently featured on the TV show “World’s Greatest . . .”, a show that  is a fast-paced tour around the world featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews of some of the most amazing and unique companies, products, people, and travel...
07
MAY
2013

FDA Seizes $1M Food From Rodent-Infested Kosher Facility

Law360, New York (April 15, 2013, 5:00 PM ET) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and federal prosecutors said Monday that about $1 million in food was seized from kosher food maker and distributor V.I.P. Foods Inc. in Ridgewood, N.Y., after investigators found a rodent...
07
MAY
2013

Wood Pallets Fuel Fire in Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. (KTLA) — Thousands of wooden pallets fueled a fire at an industrial yard in the 8300 block of Sultan Avenue on Saturday afternoon. About a hundred firefighters responded to the 5-alarm blaze, which broke out around 3:00 p.m. in the quarter-acre complex. There were...
07
MAY
2013

Eco Sponsors Ricky Barnes

Eco Aluminum Pallets is proud to be an official sponsor for Pro Golfer – Ricky Barnes. Barnes turned professional in 2003 and joined the Nationwide Tour in 2004. His best finish on tour came in the 2006 Oregon Classic where he lost to Cliff Kresge in a playoff. Barnes...
22
APR
2013

Eco PACT joins Reusable Packaging Association

Eco PACT of Phoenix, AZ is the parent company of Eco Aluminum Pallets, Eco Container Systems and Eco Tracking. Eco PACT manufactures aluminum pallets and custom aluminum shipping containers from recycled aluminum. According to the company, its pallets are one of the strongest on...
20
NOV
2012

Modern Metals Article

Lighten The Load By Nick Wright In a field dominated by wood, aluminum shows promise in shipping pallet designs November 2012 – As the most common medium between packaged goods and a warehouse floor, truck’s bed or forklift, wood pallets are a fixture of any material...
19
SEP
2011

Cantaloupe Warning Issued after Listeria Outbreak

DENVER (AP) — Health officials have issued a warning for cantaloupes from a revered melon-producing area of the U.S. state of Colorado amid a bacteria outbreak blamed for four deaths in the state and New Mexico, troubling farmers who depend on sales of the fruit. The warning from...