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Plastic Recycling

Vanden Appoint New Business Development Officer

Vanden Recycling has appointed Matt Clark as Business Development Officer to help source regular supply of plastic scrap from the grocery, fruit and vegetable and distribution sectors.

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Collaboration and Open Conversation Key to Solving the Black Plastic Recycling Challenge

Plastics Recycling Charity, RECOUP, has been leading a cross-industry forum to address the barriers and improve the recycling of black plastic packaging. 

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The BPF Respond to BBC’s War on Plastic

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) respond to the BBC’s War on Plastic: “The enemy is not plastic; it is plastic waste.”

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Don’t Forget Non-Drinks Packaging!

Deposit Return Schemes (DRS) are widely cited as a solution to help reduce litter and drive up collection and recycling rates, with 90% plus PET plastic drinks bottle collection rates reported from several schemes. If […]

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Coral Respond to BBC’s ‘War on Plastic’

Coral Products PLC pride themselves on identifying the importance of utilising plastic; some class this as waste; however, they see it as profitable material.

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More Manufacturers Benefit from Recycling Their Plastic Waste with Aylesbury Granulation Services

AGS is delighted to be working with more and more plastic manufacturers to help them ensure that their manufacturing waste is truly recycled. 

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Luxus Gains EuCertPlast Accreditation for Good Practice

Technical knowledge-based plastics compounder and recycler Luxus has received accreditation from EuCertPlast, the European-wide scheme that provides a common standard for post-consumer plastics recycling.

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Portable Water Device Designed to Help World’s Poorest Wins PVC Redesigned Competition 2019

The winner of the VinylPlus UK, IOM3 and MaDE 2019 PVC Redesigned competition has been announced as Karen Silva of London South Bank University, for her ‘Yuna’ portable water filtration and storage device.

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RECOUP: Green Dot Symbol Adds to Customer Confusion

Plastics Recycling Charity, RECOUP, (in association with Marks and Spencer and Plastics Europe) have undertaken an observational study to understand the barriers and behaviours of citizens when recycling plastic packaging. 

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WRAP Marks First Anniversary of the UK Plastics Pact with New Progress Report

One year since UK businesses across the plastics supply chain made a unique pact to tackle plastics pollution, WRAP has published a report of progress made by members to date. The report also details the […]

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