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Horticultural waste recycling system success

A pioneering scheme to recycle horticultural waste - used expanded polystyrene (EPS) - has successfully diverted about 26 tonnes of it from landfill since August. EPS packaging supplier Styropack UK takes used EPS bedding trays back from the horticultural companies it supplies and compacts them to a quarter of their original size. Styropack UK logistics manager Andy Wood said: “Finding a recycler that could reprocess the material was not straightforward. ...