Contemporary furniture made from recycled plastics has taken centre stage at a festival in Manchester’s city centre. more

16 Jul 2015 15:28 Environment

Chester Zoo is using recycled plastics for some of its enclosures and signage in replace of traditional materials such as plywood. more

13 Jun 2014 14:00 Environment

A series of extruded profiles made entirely from recycled plastic films and bottles has been used to construct a new walkway suspended across the lake at Watermead in Buckinghamshire, UK. more

21 Jan 2014 08:53 Environment

A coloured stairway using Liverpool-based Centriforce’s Duraplas recycled plastic profiles has been installed at the Alton Towers Resort Waterpark in Staffordshire. more

13 Sep 2013 10:47 Environment

Contemporary street furniture made for the roof terrace of the Manchester International Festival has been designed using Stokbord recycled plastic sheet and board following a competition among design students from Manchester School of Art. more

16 Jul 2013 10:50 Environment

A boardwalk made almost entirely from recycled bags and bottles has been installed above a rare bogland habitat in Scotland. more

22 Mar 2013 15:50 Environment

The John Lewis Partnership has committed to developing a ‘closed loop’ waste plastics strategy through a pioneering new contract with Liverpool-based recycler, Centriforce Products - a move believed to be a first for any UK retailer. more

26 Feb 2013 15:57 Environment