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Packaging

News

Iceland reverse vending

Survey cites public support for 'all-in' DRSSubscription

29 July, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Villiers urged to commit to policy swiftly

plastic packaging waste

PRN data fears over plastic and aluminiumSubscription

29 July, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Strong performances by paper and wood

drs

Defra to introduce DRS as respondents back 'all-in' schemeSubscription

23 July, 2019 By

Deposit return scheme consultation received a total of 208,269 responses

plastics

New guidance is crucial to promote 'paradigm shift' in plastic packaging Subscription

17 July, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Recycling system can become more efficient through rationalising number of polymers used

gove kew speech vanston tweet cropped courtesy of Paul Vanston

Gove outlines support for all-in DRS Subscription

16 July, 2019 By Katie Coyne

ESA’s Jacob Hayler says he is ‘surprised’ environment secretary had pinned his colours to the mast

Features

odour eaters

A whiff of success in search for plastic odoursSubscription

A project focused on removing odour hopes to break down a key barrier to greater use of post-consumer recycled plastics

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Small town Spain embraces big ideasSubscription

A small Spanish neighbourhood is currently a test bed for trying to make post-consumer plastic packaging more circular

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Leeds tests worth of on-the-go recyclingSubscription

A campaign in Leeds city centre has been leading the way with its bright and visual campaign to boost recycling while people are out and about

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Pillars of wisdom from a retail packaging giantSubscription

As big brands state their goals to reduce plastics use P&G’s principal scientist is trying to make its packaging more sustainable and what the future might look like