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Global leader in sensor-based sorting technology, TOMRA Sorting Recycling, aims to further reduce landfill waste with its newest innovation. more

21 Sep 2017 16:59 machinery

PlasticsEurope presented the great challenges facing European plastics in light of the need for circularity in the industry at a dedicated event this week. more

20 Sep 2017 14:48 industry

Plastic fibres are contaminating our oceans and now they are leeching into our tap water, as a new study from Orb Media reveals 4 in every 5 tap water samples contain plastics up to 5 mm in length. more

7 Sep 2017 15:55 industry

Smart recycling is essential if the planet is to tackle the growing volumes of electronics waste, reclaiming lost material resources and curbing criminal activity, as well ad protecting human and environmental health. more

4 Sep 2017 11:50 industry

Most-read European plastics headlines: August 2017

It seems sustainability, acquisitions and 3D printing all topped the bill for EPPM readers in August, as we look back on the most-clicked news items on eppm.com over the last month. more

30 Aug 2017 10:58 editor's blog

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

Microscopic plastics

The Scottish Association for Marine Science

A study of marine life living more than 2,000 m under the North Atlantic Ocean has revealed that half of these deep-sea creatures contain microplastic materials. more

23 Aug 2017 16:30 industry

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation, together with World's Largest Lesson, has launched a two-part lesson introducing the key facts about the global plastics economy and how innovation could transform it. more

22 Aug 2017 15:25 industry

A roll call of elite speakers are preparing to present their innovations, predictions and ideas at Interplas 2017, the UK's leading plastics industry event. more

26 Jul 2017 12:29 industry

China has raised the drawbridge on incoming plastic and paper waste shipments from overseas, which it says is polluting the country's environment. more

20 Jul 2017 11:52 industry

Covestro has pledged to support resource-efficient building innovation in emerging markets in an agreement with the IFC backing its EDGE green construction initiative. more

20 Jul 2017 10:15 industry

Lush, the worldwide cosmetics retailer, is committing to tackling marine waste by setting ambitious collection targets for ocean plastics to be reprocessed into packaging. more

12 Jul 2017 16:29 industry

Which?, the British products and services reviewer, has put installing uPVC windows top of a list of the most popular home improvements householders are making. more

12 Jul 2017 11:20 industry

The pan-European network started out in 1997 with seven founding organisations and has since grown to encompass 20 partners from 17 countries. more

10 Jul 2017 11:31 industry

As EPPM kicks off Construction Month this July, we take a look at some of the key statistics relating to plastics and its place in the European construction sector. more

3 Jul 2017 09:00 industry

Waste Free Oceans is connecting fishing, converting and brand owners to help reduce the amount of plastics in the ocean and supporting new end markets for marine plastics. more

28 Jun 2017 12:18 industry

Borealis

Roland Unger

Borealis is paying it forward by expanding its pioneering STaR venture with the TGM school of technology in Vienna. more

28 Jun 2017 11:15 industry

Covestro has joined an influential summit of academics and industry leaders to push for a reduction of petrol products in chemical production. more

21 Jun 2017 16:44 materials

The LEGO Group is engaging with children to try and create a sustainable future in contribution to its partnership with the World Wide Fund for Nature. more

9 Jun 2017 15:52 industry

Scientists and engineers from the University of Bath have developed biodegradable cellulose microbeads that help cut down on ocean pollution. more

9 Jun 2017 14:59 industry

HP Jet Fusion 3D Printing

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