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EU Member States should not commit to Norway plastic ban, says FEAD

FEAD has expressed concerns regarding the adoption of the Norway proposal by the 180 governments in the Basel Convention, as it believes exporting...
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Recycling export report: plastics (November 2018)

391510 – Commodity Code   Please note this report just focuses on the waste polymers of ethylene commodity code (391510),...
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Recycling prices and market commentary: 17 August 2018

There wasn't much movement in recycling prices at all this week, although some metals did drop and OCC increased a little. Much of the market...
EREMA PET recycling technology

EREMA unveils its latest bottle-to-bottle PET recycling technology

Austrian machinery manufacturer EREMA has revealed its latest bottle-to-bottle PET recycling technology. The company has said that its VACUNITE technology produces a unique quality pellet...
Plastic bottle bales PET

Recycling Market Commentary: 6 April 2018

With this being the one week when all schools are closed for Easter, many market participants were taking the opportunity to have a week's...
Malaysia recycling

Malaysian plastic recyclers blame corruption and illegal Chinese sites for three month import ban

Illegal Chinese plastic recycling sites and corrupt officials have been blamed by Malaysian plastic recyclers for the three month ban on importing plastics into...

European flexible PE recycling capacity has grown by 800,000 tonnes since 2015

The installed capacity for recycling polyethylene (PE) in Europe has increased by 800,000 tonnes since 2015. According to trade body Plastics Recyclers Europe (PRE), the...
Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola to buy rPET from Loop Industries in Europe

US firm Loop Industries is to provide Coca-Cola European Partners with 100% rPET. A deal has been signed on a multi-year framework agreement between Loop...
Bales of OCC cardboard for recycling

Recycling prices and market commentary: 7 September 2018

Cardboard remained a strange material in the recycling market this week, with demand for it somewhere between desperate and not wanted. This has led to...
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Recycled plastic export report: July 2019

Please note this report just focuses on the waste polymers of ethylene commodity code (391510), as exports of other plastics are relatively...
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