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Plastics

News

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Luxus service tests for ‘end-of-life’ recyclabilitySubscription

15 February, 2018 By MRW Reporter

Brand owners, retailers and packaging producers can find out if their products can be detected via near-infrared sorting

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PVC-u recycling plant planned Subscription

12 February, 2018 By Marino Donati

£8m plant said to be most advanced of its type in Europe

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Plastic waste strategy evolving after public concern Subscription

9 February, 2018 By

WRAP summit in April to agree final set of recommendations for the Government

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Packaging taxes must fund recycling, says industrySubscription

5 February, 2018 By MRW Reporter

Commitments from ministers to tackle waste welcomed by Foodservice Packaging Association

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Agency briefed on China ban after delegation visitSubscription

2 February, 2018 By

Official attends fibre conference in Shanghai as ministers are accused of not doing enough

Features

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Plastics: smaller-scale plants are the futureSubscription

Project is vital for being able to say, once and for all, that shipping waste overseas was just an old-world solution.

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Plastics: council challengesSubscription

The consumer society thrives on a huge range of cheap, versatile plastic prod­ucts, many designed for single use and spanning a range of polymer types

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Big business grasps the nettle on responsibilitySubscription

Who should carry the can for the increasingly visible problem of packaging waste?

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Black is the new black when sorting plasticsSubscription

Plastic is all around us but we still cannot sort and recycle numerous types of it