Out of sight, out of mind no more: An open letter to the plastics industry

Naturalist and author Sarah Roberts believes the plastics industry can put pressure on brand-owners to help consumers close the plastics circular economy loop, as the ocean plastic crisis reaches boiling point in the media. more

12 Feb 2018 11:20 guest blogs

Guest post: Bioplastics and biodegradable packaging – a more sustainable solution?

The ocean plastics crisis has raised the profile of bioplastics and biodegradable plastics as a solution to the problem. Axion Consulting's Richard McKinlay explores whether this is really the most sustainable way to tackle marine litter. more

15 Jan 2018 11:37 guest blogs

Pantomime blog

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Guest post: Is plastic the recycling pantomime villain?

Amid the ocean plastic media noise, are we forgetting about the importance of plastics as a versatile and mechanically sophisticated material and the advantages it brings to modern life? Paul Fears of Bunting Europe shares his thoughts. more

8 Dec 2017 09:44 guest blogs

Recycling black plastics: Real vs fake news

At a time when awareness of difficult-to-recycle plolymers is rising in the public consciousness, Impact Solutions' Steven Burns insists there are different perspectives where black plastic recycling is concerned. more

31 Aug 2017 11:31 guest blogs 1 Comments

Guest post: Putting an end to ghost nets

Vecoplan has been supporting tackling marine plastics litter with its work in the field of ghost net recycling, which utilises processing technology for PA and PP nets. more

25 Aug 2017 10:26 guest blogs

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