Vanden Recycling has calculated that an estimated 350,000 tonnes of plastic will go unrecycled and with no alternative market in 2018 because of China’s import ban. more

15 Dec 2017 12:08 Environment

Waldorf Technik has appointed a new UK Sales Development Manager for the UK and Ireland. more

15 Dec 2017 11:12 Industry News

Leicestershire-based films and distribution business, Plasfilms, has introduced polypropylene heat shrinkable film (HSF) from Taghleef Industries (Ti) into its growing portfolio. more

15 Dec 2017 10:19 Materials

The findings of a survey looking at the UK’s use of ‘On the Go’ recycling has highlighted that the systems in place are failing. more

15 Dec 2017 10:03 Environment

Students at the University of Bangor, North Wales, have decorated a Christmas Tree with plastics and waste materials collected from beach cleans in the area. more

14 Dec 2017 11:05 Environment

A children’s hospital in Central London has been gifted a giant LEGO Christmas tree as part of a fundraising campaign. more

14 Dec 2017 10:43 Industry News

A new premium thermoformed rPET container has been produced to protect and display Costa Coffee’s range of festive sandwiches. more

14 Dec 2017 10:11 Industry News

The KraussMaffei group is set to be listed on the Shanghai stock exchange by its owner ChemChina. more

13 Dec 2017 15:58 Industry News

Online nominations are now invited for the IOM3's prestigious Hancock Medal and the Swinburne Medal and Prize. more

12 Dec 2017 16:26 Industry News

The Stroud Group has invested in seven new injection moulding machines in six months as it sets its sights on growth for its plastics division. more

8 Dec 2017 15:56 Machinery