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Recycling trade associations join forcesSubscription

18 October, 2019 By Corin Williams

Wood Recyclers’ Association and The Recycling Association set up reciprocal arrangement to share expertise

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Paper exporters eye Turkish potentialSubscription

17 October, 2019 By MRW staff

Latest trends suggest the country can provide a market for a significant proportion of Europe’s recovered fibre surplus over the next three to four years

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WRAP issues packaging predictionsSubscription

10 September, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Materials flow reports shows chance of each hitting targets

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Paper price slump threatens council recycling collectionsSubscription

29 August, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Simon Ellin: ’It is possible councils could have to stop collecting paper’

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EU paper recyclers ‘shutting down’ in wake of trade restrictionsSubscription

27 August, 2019 By Corin Williams

ERPA warns market for recovered paper has now reached a ’crisis situation’


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The strength that binds: a new reinforced plastic Subscription

With an estimated 40% of all polymer resin produced in the world used for packaging being discarded within a year, could a new technology help more of this to be recycled?

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A drive to improve qualitySubscription

Commercial waste recycling company Paper Round recently invested £2.5m to upgrade its MRF in Essex


Buyer’s Guide: BaleVision paper quality analysisSubscription

BaleVision is a quality perfor­mance solution from merQbiz that combines a quality assess­ment tool with data services

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Is plastic the victim of the ‘quick fix’?Subscription

Confusion around bio-based products, ‘greenwash’ and unintended consequences whether biodegradable and compostable better