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Article May 17 2017
Consistency and quality are key to achieving a circular economy
It’s been over a year since the Circular Economy Package was adopted by the European Commission in a bid to support the transition towards a more circular economy in the EU. As one of Europe’s...
Article Apr 7 2017
Guidelines for recycling your Easter egg packaging
Sources Eurostat data on packaging recycling rates: http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/statistics-explained/index.php/Packaging_waste_statistics INCPEN Code of Practice: http://www.incpen.org/docs/Codeof...
Article Apr 6 2017
Neil Govan at Quality First Conference 2017
On 5 April 2017, Neil Govan, DS Smith Recycling’s Sales Director, attended the Quality First Conference, discussing the importance of quality in a question and answer session.
Article Mar 17 2017
Separation anxiety – how to tackle stagnating recycling rates
According to the latest research from WRAP*, household recycling rates in the UK have started to stagnate. Here, Mat Prosser, UK Managing Director at DS Smith Recycling, discusses how achieving...
Article Feb 8 2017
Clear communication is the key for quality recycling
As we’re part of the DS Smith Group – a leading supplier of sustainable packaging solutions – the paper and card we collect from our customers goes back into our manufacturing processes. Not only...
Article Dec 12 2016
Guidelines for better quality recycling
We have recently seen, from within the recycling industry, some good initiatives that can help improve the quality of material that is presented for recycling. As always, initiatives and things suc...