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The research has found that Scottish consumers are collectively buying more than 300,000 tonnes of single-use packaging for their groceries every year Read more

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For the project Springfield teamed up with MacRebur, who has developed and patented its process of incorporating waste plastic in roads Read more

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The company has applauded Scotland for leading the charge in deposit return in the UK. Read more

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The BPF issues statement following the Scottish Government announcing that it intends to implement a deposit return scheme on used drinking containers, cans and glass. Read more

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The scheme aims to be widely accessible, with all shops which sell drinks offering a 20p deposit refund to customers. Read more

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Glasgow City Council to publish Scotland’s first Circular Economy Route Map. Read more

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Scotland plans to ban plastic straws by the end of 2019 in a bid to tackle marine pollution. Read more

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A secure flip bottle cap has been launched by RPC Massmould for Highland Spring bottled water. Read more

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NovaPET has appointed Hardie Polymers to sell injection moulding grades of PET in the UK. Read more

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Scottish-based packaging company Kwikpac has launched the world’s first fully recyclable space programme, sending a miniature bottle of whisky to space. Read more

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The design of the new polymer ten pound note has been released by the Bank of Scotland, due to go into circulation in autumn 2017. Read more

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The British Plastics Federation held a political conference with Plastics Europe at the Scottish Parliament in Holyrood, Edinburgh. Read more

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Forbes

Forbes has started work expanding its production space at its Kelso factory, in the Scottish Borders. Read more

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PAFA has said that the Scottish Government’s recently released “Partial Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment” on carrier bag charges is flawed as it fails to consider impact reductions achieved through voluntary means and the impact on jobs. Read more

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