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SABIC and Plastic Energy sign circular economy MoU

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Complementary to its partnership with the EU and the circular economy initiative, Saudi Arabian petrochemical giant SABIC has signed an MoU with chemical recycling experts Plastic Energy to supply recycled plastics waste for production facilities in Read more

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Don't you wonder sometimes?... AIMPLAS embark on project to protect sound and vision in the European year of Cultural Heritage. Read more

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The Spanish research centre Aimplas has coordinated a Horizon2020 into recyclable epoxy composites. Read more

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Conferences at the Gallia Hotel in Milan will cover how the European plastics industry can strive to close the loop on waste plastic and improve energy sustainability. Elżbieta Bieńkowska, EU Commissioner for Growth will be a speaker. Read more

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As new regulations allow larger plastic aerosols, and higher pressures in containers, Petcore Europe has formed a taskforce to assess aerosol recyclability. Read more

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The European Commission today announced the publication of its strategy for plastics, with new packaging rules, recycling expansion and money for sustainable plastics development. Read more

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The European Budget Commissioner Gunther Oettinger has the plastics industry sighted in his crosshairs to raise funds to keep the EU ship afloat. Read more

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Belgian household waste recycler ECO-oh! has a new CEO to manage its target of fifty-five per cent of Belgium's household waste plastics. Read more

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A new study by Plastics Recyclers Europe shows that the 65 per cent recycling target for plastic packaging is achievable by 2025. Read more

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The European chemical industry has declared that it will stay united post-Brexit to ensure future trading between the UK and EU. Read more

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The European Union is yet to authorise processes for recycling plastics for use in food contact applications, presenting an obstacle to the plastics Circular Economy, causing frustration for the PET production industry. Read more

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A long awaited legislation for grades of recycled food packaging has led Plastic Recyclers Europe to describe the inaction as 'legislative no-man's land'. Read more

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Proposals from the European parliament to bring higher degradability standards to agricultural film have met a sharp riposte from Plastic Recyclers Europe. Read more

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The European Union Horizon 2020 research funding programme has awarded €1.47million to Polykemi, Luxus and One51. Read more

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The European plastics community is welcomed to 'the Island', this September, with the British plastics industry throwing wide its arms to the international marketplace. Read more

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After ten years of harmonising chemical regulations, Cefic hopes to support the EU REACH program for another two decades. Read more

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Machinery manufacturers taskforce EURIS has recommended an extension to the time needed for post-EU transition. Read more

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As Brexit negotiations between the EU and the UK commence, British plastics businesses that rely on EU workers may have to explore automation and training if they cannot rely on the free movement of skilled people. Read more

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No mandate for Brexit, what now?

Instead of the victory that would silence the soft Brexit and Remain chorus once and for all, Theresa May's snap election gamble cost the Tories 12 seats and their majority. But what does this mean for Brexit negotiations? Read more

9 Jun 2017 10:33 editor's blog

Funds injection granted for Polyethylenfuranoate set up of supply chain. Read more

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