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Detroit receives significant recycling investment

The US city of Detroit is receiving nearly $1 million in grants to support the largest expansion of recycling in its history as part...

BPF highlights valuable plastics contributions

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has developed an online resource that relates plastics to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and highlights areas...

ALPLA to help speed up BP Infinia commercialisation

Packaging converter ALPLA Group has joined a new consortium for the chemical recycling of PET. The consortium is seeking to speed up the commercialisation...

Peel commits to phase two of waste-to-energy plant

Waste infrastructure company Peel L&P Environmental has committed to fund the next stage of a plastics waste to energy plant located at Protos in...

Landfill levels inconsistent across EU, reveals report

Nearly 40 per cent of plastics packaging in Spain ends up in landfill, according to a damning report from research company Statista that also...

2019: The year of rPET?

Heightened awareness of plastics pollution has driven an unprecedented level of interest in rPET, with a raft of collection and recycling commitments, reports industry...

CEFLEX launches open consultation to refine guidelines

An open consultation has been launched by the Circular Economy for Flexible Packaging (CEFLEX) initiative to refine phase one of the 'Designing for a Circular...

Report boasts blueprint for circularity

Making a PET bottle coloured instead of clear reduces its value in the South-east Asian recycling market by $84 a tonne, reports Singapore-based environmental...

MRF project seeks to widen the waste net

A collaborative group of government and packaging industry leaders, led by the Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS), have released the results from the first-of-its-kind Pacific Northwest Secondary Sorting Demonstration Project (PNW...

Polyester waste embarks on Poseidon adventure

A UK-based waste polyester recycling company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreement with DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) to develop the former’s recycling...

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