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Plastic waste ‘one of the great environmental scourges of our time’, says Theresa May in environmetla pledge to crack down on landfilled PCR. more

11 Jan 2018 11:09 Industry News

The British Plastics Federation and Axion started RecoMed to create a circular industry for hospital waste. more

20 Nov 2017 12:31 Industry News

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Covestro is working with steel giant ArcelorMittal to recycle carbon dioxide exhaust into the plastic production process. more

30 Oct 2017 11:03 Materials

The great rivers of the world are carrying millions of tonnes of plastic into the seas. Waste Free Oceans has set up a waste harvest project on the River Ulhas in Mumbai, India, to recycle waste that would end up in the ocean. more

20 Oct 2017 10:48 Industry News 1 Comments

A lengthy research project into a 'rvolutionary' catalyst' has borne fruit by turning CO2 into polyols. more

25 Aug 2017 13:42 Industry News

NGO creates stylish fashion line, raising funds with organic and ethical clothing with an ecological message. more

4 Jul 2017 15:40 Industry News

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Unilever has unveiled new technology to recycle sachet waste. The CreaSolv Process, has been developed with the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging in Germany. more

12 May 2017 15:32 Industry News

Trailblazer Apprenticeships for the resource and waste management sector will proceed after employers agreed resource management standards. more

11 May 2017 09:33 Industry News

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

23 Oct 2017 10:21 , , , , Environment 1 Comments