Left to right: Lukas Intemann, managing director of Ecoplast, Raimund Woitsch, managing director of Ecoplast, Ton Emans, president of Plastics Recyclers Europe, Helmut Walch, Mayor of Wildon, and Guenter Stephan, Borealis's head of mechanical recycling

Borealis has stepped up its commitment to plastics recycling with an investment that will ramp up production capacity at its Ecoplast facility by 60 per cent. In August 2018, Borealis acquired Ecoplast Kunststoffrecycling in addition to mtm plastics and mtm compact, one of Europe’s largest producers of post-consumer polyolefin recyclates in Germany. Ecoplast, based in…