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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. Read more

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The new appointments bring expertise in data services, waste management, and reprocessing, as well as HR and organisational development, identified as key areas where greater Board-level insight would strengthen performance Read more

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The research shows that the collection rate for plastic bottles is 59 per cent, plastic pots, tubs, and trays is 31 per cent, and plastic film five per cent Read more

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Britvic, Danone and Unilever, along with Alpla and Remondis, are amongst several food, drink and consumer goods giants to join forces with BP to speed up the development of the technology. Read more

Environment

At K 2019, Trinseo announced plans to offer PS packaging with an average of 30 per cent recycled content to customers in Europe by 2025, and the partnership with Fernholz is a key milestone in progressing closer to this pledge Read more

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The letter asked the Scottish Parliament to ignore those asking for certain materials to be left out, and that an all-in model would be much more beneficial for the environment Read more

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Plas-TCat has the potential to offer a new, cost-effective process which will recycle significant quantities of waste plastics directly into commodity chemicals Read more

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The Delabeler removes labels from bottles of all types, achieving a quality standard of up to 80 per cent of labels removed, while also processing a mass flow of up to nine tonnes per hour, depending on the particle size and material composition Read more

Machinery

The agreement strengthens a long-standing partnership and common commitments towards a sustainable and circular economy for food packaging Read more

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The project has used GPS tracking to help fishermen identify obstacles that trap fishing gear, as well as areas where they have lost nets, so that they can be collected Read more

Environment

The facility currently has the infrastructure to reprocess waste LDPE, and will begin to reprocess HDPE and PP by early 2021 Read more

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The new campaigns will operate under the ‘In The Loop’ banner, and will hope to generate more impact and findings Read more

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The investment will be used as development capital to drive growth by upgrading existing equipment in Newcastle, increasing the level of shift patterns, employing additional staff resource, and funding the initial licence opportunities Read more

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The agreement will see DTF assist and develop Poseidon’s Polyester Recycling Technology, which converts polyester waste to recycled raw material (BHET) to produce virgin PET, with a pathway to constructing an initial 10,000 tonnes per year facility. Read more

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The companies announce they are joining forces in a UK-based project that will see the production of a new range of high-specification polymers with up to 50 per cent recycled content. Read more

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The group set out with the goal of determining how a wider range of materials can be captured from the residential recycling stream Read more

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The companies, both founding member of the UK Plastics Pact, have agreed an initial five-year contract for recycled plastic from the plant, which is powered by non-recyclable waste through Viridor’s new £252 million Avonmouth Energy Recovery Facility Read more

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VO+ technology engineers a nano-voided structure into polymers to minimise the material used in a package by decreasing the density of the polymer Read more

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The bill, which establishes a recycling infrastructure programme within the Environmental Protection Agency, puts federal funding towards building new recycling technology and programmes to help increase collection rates Read more

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With two of its own PET recycling plants in Austria and Poland, and joint ventures in Mexico and Germany, ALPLA has long been an established partner in the field of PET recycling Read more

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