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Environment Secretary, Michael Grove welcomes initiative which will see 120 tonnes of black plastic recycled each month. more

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After the public debate over coffee cups recycling, Costa has announced it has secured a deal with five recycling companies to pay £70 per tonne for coffee cups recycled. more

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The British Plastic Federation's recycling committee is the latest body to lend its voice to the chorus of questions over PRN misreporting. more

Environment

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After the 2016 recycling statistics were released by Defra last week, the environmental consultancy Eunomia has countered the figures with its own estimates that recovered materials are bulked by a third. more

Industry News

Cambridgeshire company PLASgran has increased its separation line with a CImbria DELTA Classification machine. more

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As the supply of post-consumer recycling in the UK fast increases, Beauparc the owner of Panda recycling has announced plans to build a new recycling plant. more

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Plastic Recyclers Europe data has reported an overall rise in polyethylene recycling, led by Spain, Germany and Italy. more

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Italian recyclers Montello has welcomed the addition of forty TOMRA Autosort machines to its lines in Bergamo. more

Machinery

David Wilson, director at Vanden UK, comments on the recent broadside against plastic packaging and suggests ways packaging designers can improve reclamation... more

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The chair of the British Plastics Federation recycling group has praised Sky News' work in exposing the offshoring of household recycling to Hong Kong and Poland. more

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The mega-manufactuer of soft drinks, Coca Cola, has unveiled plans to collect and recycle a bottle for each it makes. more

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After the EU pushed for a completely circular plastics industry by 2030, Vanden has welcomed Brussel's plastic proposals. more

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A ninety per cent recycled parts car has topped the distance travelled on a single battery charge for a car. more

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Shropshire manufacturer of recycling machinery Lyndex, has launched a two-ram high volume plastics waste baler. more

Machinery

Manchester based recycling experts Axion have set up a life cycle packaging 'Design for Recycling' service, for all stakeholders in the packaging supply chain. more

Industry News

BP&R: Most-read headlines of 2017

The past 12 months have meant one thing for the British plastics industry, innovation. Our most-clicked headlines of 2017 are heavily innovation-centric, with eye-catching sustainability and investment news attracting the highest clicks. more

14 Dec 2017 12:28 Guest Blog

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3M arm Dyneon has won a national German award for its flouropolymer recycling plant in Bavaria. more

Industry News

The recent decision by the Chinese authorities to ban scrap plastic has forced European firms 'back to reality, warns Plastic Recyclers Europe. more

Materials

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