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  • Exhibition Planner & Distribution Company – PMMA Recycling

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  • UK “Green Tech” Company To Help Build Europe’s First Plant To Recycle Polystyrene

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  • Vinyl Record Manufacturer – PVC Recycling

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  • Waitrose Bans Children’s Disposable Plastic Toys

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  • Appetite for Change Recycle Scheme

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  • Lidl’s New Recycling Scheme

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  • Fighting Pollution With Sustainable Fashion

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  • Turning Waste Plastic into Bricks

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  • UK Government To Launch Plastic Deposit Return Scheme

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  • Food Distribution Sector – HDPE Drum Collection

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  • From Coffee Waste to Football Kits

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  • Spanish Firm Creates Plastic Film With Enzyme Technology

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  • Innovate UK Invest in Universities Developing Chemical Recycling

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  • Garden Centre – Cardboard Collection

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  • Packaging Manufacturer – LDPE film, PP Sacks, and Cardboard Collection

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  • HDPE Water Pipe Collection

    We received an enquiry from a water company who needed help recycling up to 30 tonnes of H...

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  • Local Authority Wheelie Bin Collection

    Plastic Expert received a call from a local authority in the South of England, who had ove...

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  • Biologists at University of York Discover Method of Turning Waste into Fashion

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  • UKRI Invests 8 Million Towards Research On Sustainable Plastics

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  • Mars Confectionery Announces Plans To Use Recycled Plastic For Pet Food Packaging

    Mars Confectionery Announces Plans To Use Recycled Plastic For Pet Food Packaging Large c...

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  • Plastic Packaging Tax

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  • Ribena Bottle Redesigned For 100% Recyclability

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  • 5 Ways That Recycled Plastic Has Changed Construction Forever

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  • Sunglasses created from Ocean Plastic

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  • Degradable Plastic Ban

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  • The Problem With Plastic and Our Oceans

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  • Is plastic waste the perfect building material?

    Plastic, has become a central figure in our lives. We wake up and brush our teeth with it,...

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  • How did the UK lockdown affect household recycling?

    As we covered in this recent article, the UK coronavirus lockdown that stretched from Marc...

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  • Can Plastic Be Recycled?

    Plastic products are used in everyday life, from pictures frames and plastic films, throug...

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  • Is Chemical Recycling the Answer to the Plastic Waste Crisis?

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  • Taking your business to zero waste

    The term Zero Waste is being spoken about more and more in recent times but what does it a...

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  • Facts About Recycling Plastic

    Plastic is one of the most widely used materials in the world and it is found in everythin...

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  • When Was Plastic Invented?

    Look around.  Plastic is everywhere.  The average home has hundreds of pieces of plastic...

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  • Beauty Packaging Faces Up To Recycling Issues

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  • How Much Plastic Is In The Ocean?

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  • How are domestic appliances recycled?

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  • 5 staggering facts about plastic recycling

    We use plastic in so many different things, from a wide range of products, through to lots...

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  • What are the benefits of using recycled plastic?

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  • WRAP launches “Clear on Plastics” campaign

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  • The history of oil prices & how they affect plastic recycling

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  • Which car manufacturers use the most recycled plastic?

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  • How is polystyrene recycled?

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