In partnership with RECOUP, Nestlé Waters hosted an interactive roadshow to raise awareness of the importance of plastics recycling at the Buxton Spring Fair on 7th May 2018. more

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Two international recycling organisations have developed a global definition governing the use of the term “recyclable.” more

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Volvo Car Group

Volvo Cars has announced its ambition that from 2025, at least 25 per cent of the plastics used in every newly launched Volvo car will be made from recycled material. more


RECOUP members and supporters collaborate to increase recycling efficiency at Welsh Airshow. more



Starbucks has announced it will test a 5p paper cup charge across all 950 stores in Britain, following a successful three-month trial in London. more

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Stadler believes the UK should follow London’s lead to boost recycling rates. more

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Results show more collected material is needed to pave the way to increased recycling rates. more

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The collaboration will see the groundwork for an industrial-scale polystyrene recycling channel in France by 2020. more

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Nine finalists demonstrated their plastic garments on the catwalk as part of the One Planet Norwich Festival. more


Vanden Recycling will be showcasing the high quality recyclable plastic they supply worldwide at PDM 2018. more


The government could be developing secondary material markets that encourage an additional two million tonnes of plastic to be recycled in the UK. more

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FIFA Recycling

Since 2015, recycling has been fully incorporated into the operations of the FIFA World Cup (Photo: FIFA)

FIFA says it is commitment to staging a World Cup in 2018 that has a positive impact on people, the economy and the environment more

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Pre-match jerseys for some teams were made using waste plastic from the ocean. Photo: Adidas

Ahead of the official start of the World Cup tournament today (June 14), a number of teams have played pre-match games in jerseys made from recycled ocean waste. more

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Highland Spring announces the trial of a 100 per cent recycled plastic eco bottle in a bid to decrease plastic waste. more

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Iain McLean

The new state-of-the art recycling centre has the potential to recycle all plastics in Scotland, even those that currently can’t be recycled. more

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IKEA has collaborated with Neste to eliminate virgin fossil-based raw materials in plastic. more


New Recycle Now launch new campaign toolkit introduces refreshed communications style. more

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TOMRA publish e-book to help recycling operations meet China’s new National Sword standard. more

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Costa Coffee takes responsibility for used cup recycling with new pledge. more

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Glanyrafon Industrial Estate, Recycling point for Ceredigion Council

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The Welsh Government has released its recycling figures for the last year, highlighting Wales' recycling success as a devolved UK nation. more

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