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LANXESS joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development

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LANXESS has enhanced its commitment to sustainability by joining the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). Read more

industry

UKRI versus unsustainable plastics

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UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has launched two new competitions to develop smarter, greener, safer and more easily recyclable plastics. Read more

materials

TOMRA recognises the need for speed in new reverse vending machines

TOMRA

Reverse vending leader TOMRA has unveiled the TOMRA R1 machine which enables recyclers to pour more than 100 empty beverage containers into the machine in one go. Read more

machinery

Canada invests in Pyrowave cleantech

Pyrowave

The Canadian government has announced that Pyrowave will be one of 14 cleantech companies across Canada who will leverage funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) to bring innovative clean technologies to market. Read more

machinery

DOMO Chemicals showcases innovative solutions at Plastivision 2020

DOMO Chemicals

DOMO Chemicals is well established in Europe and growing fast in the US and Asia. At Plastivision 2020 in Mumbai, India (16-20 January), DOMO will showcase its innovative solutions, including the new DOMAMID and THERMEC ranges. Read more

materials

ERFMI signs Circular Plastic Alliance declaration

ERFMI

The European Resilient Flooring Manufacturers’ Institute has signed the Circular Plastics Alliance declaration, joining more than 100 partners across the plastics value chain who have made voluntary pledges to use or produce more recycled plastics Read more

industry

You need to know about these packaging trends for 2020

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You need to know about these packaging trends for 2020

Guest blogger Megan Ray Nichols returns with her thoughts on the direction in which sustainable packaging will lean in 2020. Read more

14 Jan 2020 08:55 guest blogs

Borouge’s recyclable packaging solutions spark interest at PLASTEX 2020

Borouge

Borouge is launching new packaging solutions of polymers that enable recyclability and help the packaging industry advance its sustainability and circular economy commitments. Read more

MEP

Recticel and Covestro collaborate in the development of circular materials

Recticel

Recticel and Covestro are collaborating on breakthrough solutions to make mattresses more sustainable, including the research of raw material technologies – from mattress production to end-of-life and beyond. Read more

materials

Andaltec involved in LIFE Plasmix Project involved in LIFE Plasmix Project

Andaltec

The Technological Centre for Plastics (Andaltec) is playing a major role in the LIFE Plasmix Project, which is focused on the development of new recycling processes for plastic materials from urban solid waste processing plants. Read more

materials

Circularise, Covestro and Domo showcasing plastics traceability solution at CES 2020

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The Circularise PLASTICS collaborative project founded by polyamide supplier DOMO, materials manufacturer Covestro and Circularise, a supply chain transparency start-up, has reached the first milestone. Read more

industry

Trioplast commits to sustainability with recycled stretch film

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Sweden-based film manufacturer Trioplast has been committed to sustainable products since the 1990s. Due to many years of research and investments, the company now offers a large sustainable product portfolio. Read more

materials

plastship 2.0 closes the loop for recycled plastics

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A transparent, joint approach optimises plastics recycling, as everyone agreed at the International Recycling Forum in Wiesbaden, Germany, where 120 delegates from 22 countries representing businesses, associations and academia met in November Read more

materials

Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

IDTechEx

Companies changing the face of polymer recycling

Senior technology analyst at IDTechEx Dr Bryony Core runs through some of the key companies changing the face of polymer recycling, which is considered central to any circular economy. Read more

18 Dec 2019 09:06 guest blogs

Waste prevention set to become EU priority

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The European Commission may have realised that prevention is better than cure where waste is concerned and that recycling is no longer enough. Read more

industry

Recycling revolution   Graham Packaging

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Recycling revolution

Graham Packaging shares some examples of how manufacturers are finding innovative ways to support a circular economy Read more

12 Dec 2019 11:42 guest blogs

Co-operation is the only option in the circular economy

RIGK

Co-operation is the only option in the circular economy

The European Association of Plastics Recycling and Recovery Organisations (EPRO) reviews the third International Recycling Forum in Wiesbaden, Germany. Read more

11 Dec 2019 12:00 guest blogs

Sulapac and Stora Enso market sustainable straws

Sulapac

Helsinki-based Sulapac and Stora Enso are launching a renewable and microplastic-free straw to combat the global problem of plastic waste. Read more

materials

CEFLEX launches open design consultation

CEFLEX

After input and feedback from hundreds of CEFLEX stakeholders, an open consultation has been launched to hear from the wider flexible packaging industry and other interested parties. Read more

materials

APK Newcycling Plant

APK AG

APK AG has deployed a complete downstream melt processing system from Nordson Corporation for use with its innovative Newcycling process, which carries out the dictates of the circular economy by transforming mixed and multi-layer waste Read more

industry

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  • LANXESS joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development

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    LANXESS joins World Business Council for Sustainable Development

  • UKRI versus unsustainable plastics

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    UKRI versus unsustainable plastics

  • UKRI versus unsustainable plastics

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    UKRI versus unsustainable plastics

  • TOMRA recognises the need for speed in new reverse vending machines

    TOMRA

    TOMRA recognises the need for speed in new reverse vending machines

  • Canada invests in Pyrowave cleantech

    Pyrowave

    Canada invests in Pyrowave cleantech

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