Plastic straws

Legislation to ban plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds put before Parliament

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Plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds will be banned under legislation that has now been presented to Parliament. In...
Theresa Villiers Environment Secretary

Environment Bill brings more producer responsibility and plastic export ban

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The Government will introduce its Environment Bill before Parliament today that will make manufacturers responsible for the products they bring to market.
OPRL packaging recycling label

OPRL says PVC and PS no longer recyclable packaging

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Packaging recycling label organisation OPRL has developed new rules that mean there mostly becomes a binary Recycle or Don't Recycle label.
Nestle headquarters Switzerland

Nestlé to invest £1.5 billion in food-grade recycled plastics and other packaging

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Multinational food manufacturer Nestlé has announced plans to invest CHF 2 billion (£1.58 billion) to shift from virgin plastics to food-grade recycled...
EuRIC

EuRIC calls for fiscal instruments to stimulate demand for recycled content

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The umbrella organisation EuRIC that represents a number of European recycling trade associations has said that market- and fiscal-based instruments should be...
Ray Georgeson

Resource Association to close at the end of the year

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Trade body the Resource Association has announced that it will be shut down on 31 December 2019, subject to ratification from its...

Conservative manifesto proposes export ban on plastics to non-OECD countries

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A Conservative government would ban the export of recycled plastics to non-OECD countries if it is elected on 12 December.
Whittard of Chelsea

Whittard of Chelsea move to 100% cardboard for online delivery

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Tea, coffee and cocoa retailer Whittard of Chelsea has redesigned its online packaging to 100% cardboard and enabling it to remove plastic...
Simon Ellin

Recovered paper market faces perfect storm says The Recycling Association

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Global recovered paper markets remain extremely challenging, according to The Recycling Association chief executive Simon Ellin. But he...
OPRL

Alupro becomes an OPRL guarantor

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Aluminium recycling organisation Alupro is joining the list of guarantors of the OPRL packaging labelling scheme. Alupro will represent...
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