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...

Secondary Markets Commentary – 9 March 2018

Material is moving, but market continues to be in winter with no signs of spring emerging as yet It has to be said that the...
plastic

Secondary markets commentary – 26 January 2018

FROM THE 26TH JANUARY INTELLIGENCE REPORT: Paper grades tumbled in value this week as a range of factors combined to push prices lower. While plastics...
China recycling inspections ports that solid waste

Recycling Market Commentary and Prices: 15 June 2018

Like last week, this week wasn't a dramatic week in terms of price changes. Although some grades did see adjustments. But things are bubbling up...

RPC Group acquire polythene film manufacturer Nordfolien

Flexible plastic packaging company RPC Group has announced that it has acquired design and polythene film manufacturer Nordfolien GmBH.  The company said that after the transformation of...

China to completely ban imports of foreign waste

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said that the country will completely ban imports of foreign waste. In his speech to the opening of the 13th National...

Spectra Packaging launch post-consumer recycled plastic bottles with 10% minimum content

Spectra Packaging has announced the launch of post-consumer recycled (PCR10) plastic bottles as part of the company’s environmental initiatives.   These new products will see the company add a minimum of 10% PRC material,...
cargo ship

Proposal to remove plastics from green list of exports gets support

A proposal from the Norwegian Government to remove plastics from the green list of exports looks set to become international law. Following the latest meeting...

LyondellBasell and SUEZ finalise recycled plastic facility joint venture

A 50/50 joint venture between Dutch plastics and chemicals company LyondellBasell and French recycling and waste firm SUEZ to create Quality Circular Polymers (QCP)...
Plastic bottle bales PET

China launches Blue Sky 2018 to inspect waste imports

A new programme of inspections of waste imports has been launched by Chinese customs authorities. Blue Sky 2018 will run from March to December and...
- Advertisement -
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Daily FX - USD

USD - United States Dollar
GBP
1.3026
EUR
1.1332
CNY
0.1489
MYR
0.2453
IDR
0.0001
INR
0.0141
THB
0.0319

Daily FX - GBP

GBP - British Pound
USD
0.7677
EUR
0.8700
CNY
0.1143
MYR
0.1883
IDR
0.0001
INR
0.0108
THB
0.0245