• Research Project Reveals Opportunities For Flexible Packaging Recycling

    An important research project into the recycling possibilities for flexible packaging, Ref...

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

    The company suggests that others should follow suit, and we here at Plastic Expert suspect...

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  • How Does the UK Compare at Plastic Recycling with France

    The French culture has gained popularity all over the world, through its exquisite cuisine...

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  • Do Not Eat The Plastic Soup!

    What is Plastic Soup? What does it taste like? Why is there a foundation in its name? Wha...

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  • How Does The UK Compare At Plastic Recycling With Germany

    In Part One of this series, we looked at the Netherlands, and how we, the UK, compare with...

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  • Chinese Recycling Industry | Part Five – E-Waste

      Throughout this series looking at recycling in China, we have focused on a variety ...

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  • How To Recycle E-Cigarettes

    Up In Smoke E-cigarettes have been massively influential in helping a lot of people to red...

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  • New Plastic Recycling Centre NOW OPEN!

    Plastic Recycling Centre in Hampshire NOW OPEN! We're delighted to announce that our new ...

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  • Vehicle Plastic Recycling: Rust Buckets and the E-Mehari

    It’s been awhile since we last put together a Vehicle Plastic Recycling blog, so now we ...

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  • Warning: Plastic Rice

    It’s sad when we hear that somewhere in the world, plastic is being used for evil. Plast...

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  • What is HDPE Recycling?

    What is HDPE Recycling? Most commonly, Polyethylene is processed into two different forms...

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  • Metal Recycling vs Plastic Recycling: Breaking the Myths

    Which material would you immediately estimate to be more lucrative to waste management com...

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  • Half Of Sea Turtles Have Eaten Plastic

    Plastic // What are we doing to this poor planet and its creatures? A recent study showed ...

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  • Southwark Receives Recycled Plastic Bag Shipment

    Southwark Receives First Shipment From Recycled Plastic Bag Scheme The first shipment of r...

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  • What is LDPE Recycling?

    How is LDPE Film Recycled? Polyethylene is usually manufactured either of two ways, Low D...

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  • Ocean Cleanup Plastic Expedition Update!

    Remember that young Dutch guy with the ocean plastic cleanup machine idea that we love to ...

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  • Recycled Plastic Bag Hot Air Balloon

    People often ask us, whether in person, or on social media, ‘what can I do with my plast...

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  • What is uPVC Recycling?

    uPVC Recycling... What is uPVC? Unplasticized polyvinyl chloride, better known as uPVC...

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  • Liberty Bottleworks

    Liberty Bottles are an American business looking far ahead to the future. They’re settin...

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  • Calgary, Canada

    Welcome to Calgary... Calgary is a city in the province of Alberta, Canada. With a populat...

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  • The F-150 & The MX-5

    In this latest vehicle plastic recycling blog, we look at two of the most recent stories t...

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  • An Interview With Green Warehouse

    Plastic Expert are pleased to introduce Green Warehouse Ltd for a Sustainable Business Int...

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  • Recycling Reviews | Coca Cola Recyclometer

    Plastic Expert reviews the Coca Cola Recyclometer... Recycling without seeing the benefits...

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  • Vehicle Plastic Recycling | The Robin & The Soy-Ford

    The Robin Tamworth's pride and joy, the reliant Robin, is the focus of our Vehicle Plasti...

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  • World Recycling News | Krakow Eko Fashion Show

    'Your outfit looks rubbish' 'Well, it is rubbish!'. Students at Krakow's School of Art an...

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  • Scandal As Recycling Sent To Landfill

    A new statistic has caused a shock in the recycling world... When recycling boxes go out ...

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  • New York Bans Polystyrene Containers!

    New York is the latest US city to ban polystyrene food containers, joining Seattle, Portla...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | Plastic Bales to Undergo Fire Assessments

    Controlled fires are due to take place to determine appropriate storing distances for recy...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | Innovation in Plastics Recycling Awards

    Across the Atlantic, the Innovation in Plastics Recycling Awards were held in Washington D...

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  • Plastic Expert Interview | Studio Swine Part Two

    A few months ago we caught wind of a short film highlighting the incredible scale of plast...

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  • Hahn Plastics Ltd

    Hi there, would you like to introduce yourself and the business? Hahn Plastics Ltd is par...

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  • Reducing Waste Costs | DBD Distribution Ltd

    Plastic Expert partners with DBD to maximize their recycling potential "We are not co...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | Tomorrow Machine's Biodegradable Packaging

    This week, we are thrilled to welcome Hanna Billqvist and Anna Glansén, AKA 'Tomorrow Mac...

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  • Vehicle Plastic Recycling | i-Road & The Strati

    We've been speculating a lot recently about why we think plastic will be manufacturer's fi...

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  • Plastic Recycling Technology Update

    Plastic Recycling Technology is having a real purple patch, with some innovative minds int...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | The Electronic Graveyard

    Guiyu, Guangdong Province, China; taking over 100 truckloads of dead devices for metal and...

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  • Dumb Dumpers & the Fly-Tipping Epidemic

    In a society where recycling is available and easy, why is fly-tipping still a common prac...

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  • 'We Don't Have The Option To Abandon Ship'

    This week we are interviewing one of the men behind this award winning video   Hi th...

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  • Recycling through the ages: 2000s

    In this series of articles, we have been looking at recycling through the ages, considerin...

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  • Vehicle Plastic Recycling | The Trabant & Cactus

    How can we turn our nose up at the use of plastic in modern cars? Let's go back in time an...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | Recycled plastic bag usage rising & free tips for old bags

    Virgin polymer bag production down and recycled plastic bag usage up as single-use carrier...

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  • Recycling through the ages: 1980s

    In this series of articles, we are looking at recycling through the ages, considering the ...

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  • 'Most responsible in terms of recycling'

    This week, we are interviewing Brendan O'Shea, the founder and Managing Director of Just C...

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  • Recycling through the ages: 1970s

    In this series of articles, we are looking at recycling through the ages, considering the ...

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  • 'High recycling and low litter' | An interview with Waste Campaigner Lisa Wriley

    Recently we spoke with the  'Reverse Vending Corporation', The UK manufacturers of Revers...

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  • Recycling through the ages: 1960s

    In this series of articles, we will be looking at recycling through the ages; considering ...

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  • World Recycling News | Welcome to Trash Island

    Welcome to Trash Island Population: Uninhabitable... The Great Pacific garbage patch, also...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | Inconsistent recycling costing UK £1.7bn per year

    Inconsistent packaging and plastic recycling is costing the UK £1.7bn a year, as councils...

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  • Three reasons for fluctuating plastic recycling prices

    Three reasons for fluctuating plastic recycling prices There are a whole host of reasons...

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  • Plastic Recycling News | Reverse Vending Recycling Machines target UK

    Reverse Vending Recycling Machines: Rewarded for recycling With the recycling world wonder...

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  • Retailers Join Forces To Recycle Plastic Trays

    A market trial is being launched by a consortium of UK packaging, retail and recycling org...

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  • 'Eradicating Plastic Bags' | An interview with Campaigns Director Andy Cummins

    For our first guest interview, Plastic Expert are really pleased to introduce Andy Cummin...

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  • Dell Computers Recycling Plastic From Old Products

    Worldwide IT manufacturers seeing green; Dell leads in plastic recycling! Dell have intro...

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  • Recycling Plastic UK News | 'Confusion' over changes to 'Plastic bag Tax'

    DEFRA announces 'confusing plans' to exempt small businesses from 5p 'Plastic Bag Tax' The...

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