|Headquarters||6th October City (Al Sādis Min Uktōber), Giza, Egypt|
BariQ is the biggest “bottle-to-bottle” recycler of polyethylene terephthalate (RPET) pellets in Egypt and the Middle East and African region. The company brings state-of-the-art, cutting edge and green technology to the region and re-processes post-consumer plastic PET bottles according to the foundation of the sustainability pillars of being economically justified and environmentally sound into top quality food-grade pellets catering major international bottle and food container makers and major fiber producers throughout Europe and the United States.
BariQ was founded in 2012 as the practical mean to recycle materials that would have been discarded as waste in landfills. Paving the way for other industries, BariQ pioneered the market by and early recognition of the environmental value of reclaiming HDPE and PET plastic and committed to sustainability by striving for recycling materials for manufacturing high quality and durable bottles for consumer and industrial markets.
BariQ’s pellets are approved by international regulators including the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and Health Canada.
BariQ incorporates state-of-the-art cutting edge green technology from major European suppliers with a total annual capacity of 15,000 MT. With TOMRA bottle sorters and flakes sorter, BariQ has top notch flakes quality that serves the upgrading line to produce excellent quality pellets.
Products / Technology
- RPET Pellets
- QPET - Food grade rPET
- APET – rPET for textile industry
- Recycled Polyolefins
PETplanet Insider Articles
Issue 09 / 2022: Approach to circular economy, climate protection and digitalisation
Issue 09 / 2022: Bariq to build a large rPET factory in MENA by 2023
Issue 03 / 2022: Upcoming facility expansion to recycle 3.5 million PET bottles per year
Issue 12 / 2021: Intro Sustainable Resources acquire Bariq
Issue 03 / 2021: Challenging conditions