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RePlanet closes 284 recycling centres across California

California’s largest chain of recycling centres, RePlanet, has ceased operations and closed all of its 284 recycling centres and processing facilities through out the...

EC president-elect vows to tackle microplastics

President of the European Commission (EC) Elect, Ursula von der Leyen, has placed the circular economy at the top of her agenda as she...

Four-year CEUS project targets tray recycling

Klöckner Pentaplast (kp) has embarked on a four-year collaboration project in Pravia, Spain, to recover plastics from general domestic waste collections. If successful, it...

Biffa wins largest ever MRF contract

UK waste management firm Biffa has been awarded its largest ever Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) contract, worth up to £90 million ($109m), by the...

DRS is not the panacea to waste, warns FPA’s executive director

The Foodservice Packaging Association’s (FPA) executive director Martin Kersh has criticised Zero Waste Scotland’s (ZWS) claim that the deposit return scheme (DRS) will lead...

Don’t forget non-drinks packaging, says RECOUP

RECycling of Used Plastics Limited (RECOUP) has warned that the collection and recycling of non-drinks packaging will still need to be transformed to meet...

Embassy of Italy says no to waste

Six months into its latest UK diplomatic mission, the Italian Embassy in London has reduced the amount of waste it produces by approximately 20...

Vanden recruit Loughlin to help source food sector scrap

UK-based waste processor Vanden Recycling has named Jason Loughlin business development manager in order to help source a regular supply of plastics scrap from...

British recycler continues to buy and build

Waste management firm Biffa is to increase the capacity of its Seaham plastics bottle recycling facility in County Durham UK to 120,000 tonnes a...

Pennon creates a truly circular recycling system

The parent company of UK recycler Viridor has confirmed a ground-breaking project that will see it use the electricity created from non-recyclable waste at...

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