Berry Plastics joins other Preserve Gimme 5 partners Stonyfield, Brita, and Burt’s Bees to support a closed loop recycling system in which recyclable packages and products are collected and remanufactured into new products like Preserve ® toothbrushes and razors. Since 2008, Gimme 5 participants have dropped off more than 250 tons of recycled yogurt cups, butter and cottage cheese containers and other #5 plastic packages at the more than 245 Whole Foods Market stores and select independent cooperative markets across the United States.“Preserve is excited and honored to have Berry Plastics join the Gimme 5 program. As one of the largest purchasers of polypropylene in the United States, their ground-breaking sponsorship will highlight Gimme 5's innovative efforts to recycle #5 plastics,” states Eric Hudson, Founder and CEO of Preserve. Read more about Preserve’s Gimme 5 program and their partnership with Berry Plastics and watch the Berry/Preserve Partnership video. About Berry Plastics Berry Plastics Group, Inc. is a leading provider of value-added plastic consumer packaging and engineered materials delivering high-quality customized solutions to our customers with annual net sales of $4.8 billion in fiscal 2012. With world headquarters in Evansville, Indiana, the Company's common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BERY. For additional information, visit the Company's website at www.berryplastics.com. About Preserve Preserve is a leading sustainable consumer goods company and producer of stylish 100% recycled household products. Preserve turns yogurt cups into toothbrushes and take-out containers into tableware. Through innovations in recycled materials and sustainable design, Preserve has been creating more resourceful ways to make everyday products for the kitchen, table, and bathroom since 1996. The company is powered by the recycling efforts of individuals and companies via its Preserve Gimme 5 program. This program accepts #5 plastics such as yogurt cups and other common household containers— transforming them into new Preserve products. All of Preserve’s recycling and manufacturing is done in the United States. Preserve pioneers partnerships with premier product design, manufacturing, and sales and marketing firms to bring together thought leaders to drive industry change. Preserve empowers people to make everyday choices that are better for the earth while offering real solutions without compromise. Preserve products can be found at retailers such as Whole Foods Market, and a variety of grocery and natural food stores. Preserve is a Certified B Corporation. Visit us online at www.preserveproducts.com.