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Plastic Expert Plastic Recycling Company

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Who are we?

Plastic Expert is a leading Plastic Recycling Company. We’re a privately owned business with a real passion for diverting plastic scrap from landfill. Many of our customers are recycling centres, manufacturers, food companies and materials recycling facilities (MRFs). We buy a whole range of scrap and recycled plastic material. This includes LDPE, HDPE, PP, uPVC, and Mixed Rigids. Our head office is located in Bristol, we also have a loading site and depot in Hampshire which provides a UK recycling hub for many grades of waste materials.

If your company has waste plastic then speak to our purchasing team to discuss rates, collection options and commercial terms. We also supply plastic recycling equipment such as balers and compaction units. For regular suppliers we can offer long term contracts or agreements, this can be hugely beneficial to waste transfer stations and other larger producers of plastic waste.

About Us

If your company is looking to achieve great prices, reliable payments and fantastic service then our team can help!

We have four main services to offer our customers, these include:

The Plastic Expert team will ensure your plastic recycling collections are compliant, efficient and commercially attractive. We have repeat customers and suppliers who have enjoyed working with our company since 2009.

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Co-op becomes 1st retailer to back Plastics Industry Recycling Action Plan

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The company suggests that others should follow suit, and we here at Plastic Expert suspect that they will, and in large numbers! Iain Ferguson, environmental manager for the Co-op said in an official statement regarding the Plastics Industry Recycling Action Plan, “we are proud to support this initiative as we recognise it is essential that…

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Zero Waste Scotland: Part Three!

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How Does the UK Compare at Plastic Recycling with France

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The French culture has gained popularity all over the world, through its exquisite cuisines, it’s contributions to art, fashion and literature as well as its poetic language. In this article however, we are going to look at how popular and proficient France is when it comes to plastic recycling. Plastic has been popularized and utilized…

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Do Not Eat The Plastic Soup!

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What is Plastic Soup? What does it taste like? Why is there a foundation in its name? What does it stand for? In this article, we are going to answer all the big questions regarding the Plastic Soup Foundation. What is the Plastic Soup Foundation? The Plastic Soup Foundation is a Dutch not-for-profit organisation that…

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How Does The UK Compare At Plastic Recycling With Germany

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In Part One of this series, we looked at the Netherlands, and how we, the UK, compare with them in regards to Plastic Recycling. Now, it’s Germany’s turn. Many people are beginning to believe that the world is on the brink of a revolution, with rapidly growing dense inner-city populations and ultra-modernised technology making us…

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How Does The UK Compare At Plastic Recycling With Holland?

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Plastic pollution has turned out to be a menace for the entire world, and an environmental issue that, like climate change, may forever be associated with this generation. It is the significant amount of problems caused by its disposal has caused many leaders around the world, and within the EU, to scratch their heads. EU…

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Chinese Recycling Industry | Part Five – E-Waste

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  Throughout this series looking at recycling in China, we have focused on a variety of aspects, including intervention in the industry by the government, recycling prices, the import market, what the future holds and how the industry has blossomed in recent years. In this fifth instalment we will be focusing solely on E-waste, and…

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New depot, new uPVC recycling options!

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Here at Plastic Expert, we recently opened our first ‘brick and mortar’ operation in Gosport, Hampshire, and we’ve been both surprised and pleased by the amount of uPVC we are receiving. In this article, we are going to tell you a whole heap of interesting things about uPVC recycling, and even reveal the recycling process…

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How To Recycle E-Cigarettes

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Up In Smoke E-cigarettes have been massively influential in helping a lot of people to reduce or quit their smoking habit, even though it is a somewhat contentious issue as to whether vaping is good or bad for your health. One thing is for sure, the residues of the cigarette alternatives (just like normal cigarette…

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