• The Netherlands’ Tradition of Recycling

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  • China’s National Sword and Global Recycling

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  • The Ocean Cleanup

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  • New Plastic Packaging Tax In The UK

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  • Environmental Cleanup By Ugandan Cyclist

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  • Palmolive Using 100% Recycled Bottles

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  • Thailand’s Transforming Waste Into Greener Pastures

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  • Canada’s History With Recycling And The Environment

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  • Recycling History in South Africa

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  • Coffee Lovers Can Recycle Their Used Machine Pods With New Scheme

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  • New Recycling Technology Transforms Masks and Gowns into School Chairs

    Five hospitals in the UK have bought special thermal heating machines which convert used p...

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  • P&G To Reduce Virgin Plastic

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  • Luxury Cosmetics Go Green

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  • NGO SapoCycle Recycling Luxury Soap Waste

    NGO SapoCycle Recycled Luxury Hotel Soap Is Saving Lives A non-profit organisation in Swi...

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  • Tesco To Start Recycling Packaging

    Tesco To Start Recycling Bread Bags And Crisp Packets Tesco has developed a new plan to r...

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  • Waitrose Bans Children’s Disposable Plastic Toys

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  • Wilko Faces The Disposable Masks Issue Head On

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  • Corona Tackles Sustainability With New Packaging Made From Barley

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  • UK Government To Launch Plastic Deposit Return Scheme

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  • From Coffee Waste to Football Kits

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  • Spanish Firm Creates Plastic Film With Enzyme Technology

    Innovative Film Solutions, working towards innovation in sustainable plastic recycling, ha...

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  • Innovate UK Invest in Universities Developing Chemical Recycling

    A team of academics from the University of Birmingham, University of Surrey and Cranfield ...

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  • Ikea To Start Selling Spare Parts

    Popular Swedish furniture firm, Ikea, has announced their decision to start selling spare ...

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  • Seagrass Meadows are Helping Prevent Plastic Pollution in the Ocean

    Scientists have discovered that a species underwater seagrass, Posidonia Oceanica, may be ...

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

    The University of York has launched a £5.4m project with the Royal College of Art (RCA), ...

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  • How Electric Vehicles Can Create More Sustainable Business

    How Electric Vehicles Can Create More Sustainable Business Electric vehicles have taken t...

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  • Clothing Made With Recycled Materials

    Clothing Made With Recycled Materials Over £340 billion worth of textile material is thr...

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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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  • Sustainable and Recyclable Packaging

    At Plastic Expert, it’s our aim to increase the use of sustainable packaging where possi...

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  • The Positive Environmental Impact of Lockdown

    The coronavirus has caused unprecedented disruption across the globe. Countries have been ...

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  • How Much Plastic Is In The Ocean?

    The issue of plastics in our ocean is one that is climbing the agendas of governments and ...

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  • Most environmentally friendly brands

    When people make a decision to use a business, there are a number of factors they like to ...

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  • What are the benefits of using recycled plastic?

    It’s impossible to avoid the news and chatter surrounding climate change, greenhouse gas...

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  • How Recycled Plastic Can Be Used in the Construction Industry

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  • Why recycling is important for your CSR policy

    All companies should have a corporate social responsibility policy. This tells the world w...

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  • How many times can plastic be recycled?

    Plastic is one of the most common materials in the world. It comes in various forms, and i...

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  • 5 reasons your business should recycle plastic

    Should your business start to recycle plastic? Think about all the different types of plas...

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  • How the recycling industry has grown in the UK

    The UK recycling market continues to grow, but as it does, it finds itself faced with new ...

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  • Why businesses need to reduce their carbon footprint

    If you’ve paid any attention to the news, business or otherwise, over the past decade, t...

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  • Which car manufacturers use the most recycled plastic?

    Plastics are growing increasingly more used throughout the automotive industry. As the foc...

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  • How is polystyrene recycled?

    Despite being one of the most widely used forms of plastic, used in cups, packaging, and p...

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  • The Top 5 Shopping Centres For Recycling

    In this article we take a look at some of the best shopping centres for recycling, takin...

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  • The top 5 UK cities for recycling

    Have you ever wondered what the UK’s greenest cities are? We all recognise the importa...

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  • Why has China stopped accepting plastic waste for recycling?

    For many years, China was the largest market for the world’s waste plastic. Around 50%...

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  • How blockchain will improve the recycling sector

    Traditionally, technologists and developers saw the role of blockchain as being primaril...

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  • What are the Advantages of Plastic Recycling?

    Businesses understand that their customers' needs are changing. No longer are they motiv...

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  • Recycling plastic film

    When we talk about plastic films, we are talking about a broad range of plastic that is so...

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  • How is plastic recycled?

    Have you ever wondered how recycling companies recycle your business waste? It’s a surpr...

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  • How oil prices affect recycling

    Many people rejoice when oil prices plummet, as it means that it’s cheaper to fill up ...

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  • Plastic Expert launches a UK-Wide Carpet Recycling service

    We are very pleased to announce the launch of our brand-new UK-wide carpet recycling ser...

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  • How the EU Helped Increase UK Recycling Rates

    When the UK joined the EU in 1973, recycling as we know it was yet to be born. People ex...

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  • How to Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Recycling

    It’s commonly known that recycling is an important way to reduce your carbon footprint. ...

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  • Sea Salt Contains Plastic

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  • An Interview With H2O Salamander

    Plastic Expert are very pleased to welcome H2O Technologies and their product, the Salaman...

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  • 5 Ways to have an Eco-Friendly Holiday

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  • Discussing the Circular Approach

    Plastic Expert recently visited the Resource Event at London's ExCel Arena... We listened ...

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  • 6 Recycled Buildings The World Loves!

    From container houses to clay 'earthships' and houses made from recycled windows, the worl...

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  • An interview with James Munro Boon, Founder of Elephant Branded

    This week we invited James Munro Boon, founder of Elephant Branded, to take part in a Plas...

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  • The Recycled Waste House

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