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The detergent maker Henkel has joined up with its packaging designer Mondi to make a more sustainable Persil pack with regrind. more

Materials

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

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The Government's latest findings on the change in the recycling rate in 2016 shows the UK will likely miss the EU 2020 target, but significant progress in plastics packaging recycling leaves the blame at public failure to compost food waste. more

Environment

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

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

Industry News

Big Mac purveyor McDonalds has pledged to retain all its plastic and fibre based packaging in the circular economy within the decade. more

Industry News

Research results released by ESE world shows HDPE developed for injection moulding use can be recycled and moulded repeatedly. 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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The European Commission has unveiled a long-term strategy for legislation on the plastics industry, pledging to fund innovation but ban 'single-use' packaging and micropalstics. more

Industry News

Italian recycling specialist Amut has installed a washing line at CarbonLITE's recycling plant in Texas. 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

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Data from the PET bottle haul in 2016 has shown a significant overall increase in recycled bottles from two years ago, with a strong increase in share from the UK and Spain. more

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In response to the proposal made by the Government to tax certain plastics packaging products, the British Plastics Federation has said it feels this is not "the best course of action." more

Environment

Renmar Machinery to supply Italian shredders from ISVE. more

Machinery

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

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