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PolyTalk 2018 aimed at identifying the path towards a clean marine environment with a special focus on the Mediterranean Sea. more

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Repsol is carrying out multiple projects to improve its products’ end of life management. more

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Collection of household packaging reached 80 per cent in Europe, with over 40 per cent recycled into new products over 2016. more

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A survey of consumers in the UK, Germany and Poland has found a lack of awareness amongst young people in the 18-24 age group. more

Environment

The British Plastics Federation held a seminar series on November 9 to look at the use of plastics in new cars. more

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A project to turn PCR into virgin grade polystyrene has won support from synthetic rubber company Trinseo. more

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An anti-littering campaign will encourage high school students to earn 'Bincentives' for prizes. more

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CFRTP composites for laptop covers by Covestro win PlasticsEurope award. more

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PlasticsEurope has joined with its commercial partners to 'reaffirm its commitment' to retaining resins and pellets in the manufacturing cycle. more

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London student Cecily Ward amongst winners of PlasticsEurope debating competition. more

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The UK finals of the European Youth Debating Competition 2017 were held on July 17, with 50 students arguing about petrochemistry and plastics at Imperial College, London. more

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

Environment

Ferrari, the CEO of Versalis, replaces Covestro CEO Patrick Thomas, who has held the post since 2011. more

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PCEP

PCEP advocates innovation with enhanced collection and sorting systems as key for closing the loop. more

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A debating competition has opened for entries for European youth to focus on the impact of plastics in the digital economy. more

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Major companies in the flexible packaging supply chain have set up an advocacy organisation. more

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The British Plastics Federation (BPF) and PlasticsEurope are collaborating with the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) on a new project for schools aiming to highlight the importance of responsible litter disposal. more

Environment

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have voted for an increase to the proposed recycling targets outlined in the EU’s Circular Economy Package to 70 percent. more

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RECOUP

A forum set up by the BPF and PlasticsEurope has approved the details of the latest ‘Recyclability by Design’ report by RECOUP. more

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Borealis says it is “committed to discovering and realising” the opportunities presented by the circular economy by committing to two industry initiatives. more

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