The World Plastics Council (WPC) says it welcomes the Marine Litter Action Plan released today (Jul 10) by the G20 and commends states for their commitment to substantially reduce marine litter and its impacts by 2025. more

Jul 10, 2017 3:14 PM Environment

European trade association, PlasticsEurope, has announced the launch of an industry-wide initiative to encourage the recycling of polystyrene. more

Jun 29, 2017 2:23 PM Environment

Eco-design has been discussed at the Eco-Design Forum in Düsseldorf, during the Interpack trade fair. more

Jun 1, 2017 11:21 AM Environment

The collaboration between a technology innovator, recycler and retailer to overcome the problem of recycling black plastic trays has been described as a potential breakthrough by one of the project partners. more

Apr 20, 2017 10:00 AM Environment

As part of an initiative to educate consumers about the importance of recycling and the transition towards a circular economy, global food company, Danone, has handed out unique recycled plastic medals at a school sporting tournament. more

Apr 19, 2017 11:38 AM Environment

A UK-based producer of bioplastics says its “world first” range of plant-based materials could hold the key to tackling the high-profile issue of coffee cup waste. more

Apr 18, 2017 3:18 PM Environment

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