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Article Aug 10 2017
Closing the loop on black plastic ready-meal trays
Every year in the UK, 3.5 million tonnes of plastics go to landfill because black and some other colours of packaging cannot be detected by recycling sorters.
Article Aug 2 2017
Earth Overshoot Day and Ecological Debt
Today is Earth Overshoot Day: the tipping point in the calendar where human beings have used up 100% of this year’s supply of resources.
Article Aug 1 2017
Next steps for PRNs in the UK
Peter Clayson, External Affairs Manager at DS Smith, discusses the recent Defra review into packaging recovery notes (PRNs) and their future in the UK.
Blog Jul 24 2017
Contamination costs where quality counts
Article Jun 15 2017
What does the recycling industry need from a new UK government?
Article May 17 2017
Consistency and quality are key to achieving a circular economy