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Black plantpots have been notoriously difficult to recycle as NIR scanning is unable to detect carbon black. Aeroplas has developed kerbside recyclable plantpots for the sustainable gardener. more

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The first RECOUP members meeting in 2018 brought stakeholders together to discuss the “unprecedented agenda for change” for plastics recycling and resource efficiency. more

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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

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For the UK to make a significant increase to the amount of plastics packaging that is recycled there must be real investment in kerbside recycling systems and communications, says RECOUP. 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

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Commitment from corporate brands to use recycled materials, an upswing in quality and investment in infrastructure are key factors needed for the successful future of the UK’s recycling industry. more

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Stuart Foster, the CEO of RECOUP, has struck out at the intransigence of public and private stakeholders in recycling to supporting Pledge 4 Plastics. more

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Recycling challenges can make packaging projects difficult - RECOUP has released case studies on materials use for sustainability. more

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UK councils have collected a trageted half a million tonnes of plastic, says Recoup. more

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A cross-industry group is looking to turn black green by improving recyclability in packaging. more

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RECOUP backs reintegration of waterproofing firm's HDPE. more

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RECOUP and Nestlé used bottles brought to Buxton’s spring fair to transform into benches for a park in the Derbyshire peak town. more

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RECOUP, the British Plastics Federation and VEKA Recycling hosted the South Korea Plastic Production and Recycling Federation on a tour of Britain’s recycling facilities. more

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The European Association of Plastics Recycling and Recovery Organisations (EPRO) is reflecting on successes and challenges after it reached its 20-year anniversary. more

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The RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference will be held at the Kingsgate Conference Centre in Peterborough on 28th September. more

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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

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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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Public confusion about plastic recycling is partly to blame for last year’s fall in recycling rates, shows survey by RECOUP. more

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A UK product manufactured from 100 percent recycled plastic has made the finals of a prestigious European competition. more

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As part of its latest initiative to increase plastics recycling, RECOUP recently challenged students at Exeter University to take part in a Guinness World Record attempt involving plastic bottles. more

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