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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

23 Feb 2018 10:42 Environment

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

22 Feb 2018 09:14 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

16 Feb 2018 12:06 Industry News

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

14 Feb 2018 10:25 Industry News

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

13 Feb 2018 14:56 Machinery

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

31 Jan 2018 17:00 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

29 Jan 2018 11:41 Industry News

Research results released by ESE world shows HDPE developed for injection moulding use can be recycled and moulded repeatedly. more

25 Jan 2018 10:42 Industry News

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

22 Jan 2018 15:12 Industry News

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

18 Jan 2018 12:18 Industry News

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

17 Jan 2018 14:33 Industry News

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

11 Jan 2018 14:37 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

4 Jan 2018 16:06 Industry News

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

19 Dec 2017 11:42 Industry News

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

20 Nov 2017 10:04 Environment

Renmar Machinery to supply Italian shredders from ISVE. more

16 Nov 2017 11:22 Machinery

Foto Platz 1: 3M Deutschland GmbH, Burgkirchen

Darchinger VCI

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

10 Oct 2017 09:49 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

25 Sep 2017 15:46 Materials

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Newton

RECOUP backs reintegration of waterproofing firm's HDPE. more

21 Sep 2017 14:43 Industry News

BPI Recycled Products, the UK’s largest producer of refuse sacks and the largest polythene recycler in Europe, has achieved ‘Zero Waste to Landfill’ certification at three of its manufacturing sites across the UK. more

10 May 2016 14:14 Environment