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Blog Apr 27 2018
A United Kingdom of Quality Recycling
UK recycling rates are deteriorating, China has shut its borders to almost all types of plastic waste, and there is a lot of confusion surrounding household recycling. Peter Clayson, general manage...
Blog Apr 23 2018
The Chinese takeaway and its implications for global trade
Peter Clayson, General Manager for Business Development & External Affairs at DS Smith Recycling, discusses how improved recycling infrastructures will provide a viable long-term solution to managi...
Blog Mar 19 2018
DS Smith has cracked the UK coffee cup recycling challenge
DS Smith is pleased to announce that we could recycle up to 2.5 billion of the UK’s coffee cups every year at our paper mill in Kent.
Blog Mar 8 2018
What the Environment Plan means for recycling
Following the publication of Defra’s long-awaited 25-Year Environment Plan, Peter Clayson, General Manager for Business Development and External Affairs at DS Smith Recycling, looks at the strategy...
Blog Dec 15 2017
When you’re wrapped up in the excitement of Christmas, keeping sustainability in mind can be difficult. That’s why we’ve put together these handy guidelines to illustrate just how simple it can be ...
Blog Nov 28 2017
Recycle more at work with a zero waste office plan
In 2017, a survey of 1,000 workers in the UK found that employees are significantly less likely to recycle in the workplace than at home. Nearly 20% of respondents said that they don’t recycle at...