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Ecomondo 2021

The leading circular economy show in the Mediterranean basin The benchmark event in Europe for technological and industrial innovation. An…

Multinationals ring alarm bells over EU recycling targets

Companies are failing to fully achieve their sustainable ambitions because of a shortage of good quality recycled plastic, a group…

Recycling vital to meet sky high battery demand

‘It’s clear to see that the demand for electric car battery materials cannot be met without recycling,’ says Jeffrey Spangenberger…

Slovenia home to the latest in label removal technology

Scrap sorting solutions provider Stadler has opened a new test centre at its production site in Krsko, Slovenia. The facility…

Carton sector acknowledges reported EU recycling rates will fall

The claimed ‘recyclability’ of the beverage carton in the EU is challenged in a report from the Brussels NGO Zero…

New polymer formula could revive millions of old wheelie bins

UK recycler Bright Green Plastics (BGP), which reprocesses over 40 000 tonnes of plastic scrap every year, has developed a…

And the winners of the PRSE Awards 2020 are…

Trade organisation Plastics Recyclers Europe is proud to announce the winners of the 2020 PRSE Awards, which includes big names…

Pilot claims food-grade packaging from recycled PS

Chemical recycling has a role to play in a circular economy but should be a last resort for plastics and…

Smart plant sets marker for Mexico’s recycling future

On a global scale it is yet another recycling line. But for Mexico, a new facility to recover plastics and…

Can the most expensive bag in the world really advance recycling?

Every morning when I check my e-mail, I’m greeted by scores of press releases. Each one claims to have developed…

Recyclers put the spotlight on gallium

A consortium of six companies and institutions in the UK has been formed to find practical methods of recovering gallium…