Fish nets are making an appearance on the football pitch – as recycled plastic materials thanks to adidas’s push to bring more recycled plastics into sportswear. Read more


RadiciGroup will be the main jersey sponsor of Atalanta B.C. in all the matches of the Italian Serie A League, UEFA Europa League and the Italian Cup. Read more


Advanced polyurethane materials for perfect flight of World Cup match ball. Read more


The football World Cup, kicking off in Moscow on June 14th 2018, will feature Adidas balls with a bio-rubber from Arlanxeo. Read more


Italian flexible plastics producer RadiciGroup is backing its hometown club Atalanta B.C after signing an agreement in Monaco. Read more

Puma and Covestro team up for sustainable boot. Read more




Young football players have recycled plastic on the pitch, receiving freshly moulded medals to reward their efforts. Read more


VinylPlus is marking a spectacular summer '16 of sport by publishing a brochure celebrating the vital role PVC has played in producing the iconic sporting venues of the world. Read more


Adidas and Covestro’s new football ball promises “beautiful matches and beautiful goals” as they celebrate their 30-year partnership for ball development. Read more



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Stars come out for recycled plastics in fashion

Are celebrity endorsements the key to ensuring the success of recycled plastics in fashion or is the 'green factor' enough? Or maybe good design holds the most weight with the consumer? EPPM Editor Rose Brooke considers this tri-cornered matter. Read more

14 Apr 2016 11:23 editor's blog

Turkish plastics association PAGEV took action upon seeing a photo of an Afghan child's homemade football jersey, a plastic bag with his hero Messi's name and number drawn on the back. Read more


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