UK-based producers of plastic goods would benefit from operating in a more secure and lower-risk raw material supply chain if they switched to locally-based suppliers, thereby lessening the potential of impact of Brexit, claims a plastics recycler. more

Feb 15, 2017 9:22 AM Environment

The On Pack Recycling Label scheme has broadened the scope for recyclable materials picked up by kerbside collections. more

Feb 9, 2017 11:33 AM Environment

Jeremy Rowsell with Vans RV9A

On the Wings of Waste

Aviation fuel refined from end of life plastics has powered a flight across the South East of Australia. more

Feb 2, 2017 9:19 AM Environment

Long-running BBC children’s television programme, Blue Peter, has announced it will make all its plastic badges from recycled plastics from now on. more

Jan 24, 2017 9:06 AM Environment

Recycling Technologies has endorsed the strategic plan for increasing global plastic packaging recycling figures outlined in the New Plastics Economy: Catalysing Action report launched this week. more

Jan 18, 2017 9:17 AM Environment

Over 40 industry leaders have given their backing to a new plan to increase plastic packaging recycling targets globally. more

Jan 17, 2017 12:26 PM Environment

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