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Plastics

News

International Paper

Export markets crucial to deal with rise in fibre packaging Subscription

17 April, 2019 By Katie Coyne

Recycling Association chief executive Simon Ellin concerned over a potential rise in the UK’s tonnage of fibre packaging waste

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Sainsbury's spoofed over alleged plastics inactionSubscription

3 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Greenpeace video sees ‘Polly Ethylene’ discuss plastic policy

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Tesco launches plastics-to-oil recycling trialSubscription

2 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Deal with Recycling Technologies to convert material to Plaxx

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Advisers named for deposit return scheme designSubscription

2 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

Scotland proud to be first with a UK scheme, says minister

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Inquiry launched into plastic food and drink packagingSubscription

1 April, 2019 By Mark Smulian

MPs to take evidence on progress with alternative materials

Features

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Our companies that are doing well over there...Subscription

In the first of a two-part feature on UK waste management firms exporting equipment and services

A DRS can complement kerbside collectionsSubscription

What do the successful Estonian and Lithuanian deposit return systems include, what challenges did they face, and what can the UK learn from them? 

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Frustration over failure to actSubscription

Packaging producers should incorporate the cost of collecting, recycling and disposing of those products in the sale cost as part of her combined Packaging (Extended Producer Responsibility) Bill 2017-19

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Big Interview: Andrew BradySubscription

A year ago, EMR set itself a new vision to become the global leader in the provision of sustainable materials