Princes set 50% recycled content target for plastic bottles

UK plastic bottles producer Princes has said that it is increasing its recycled content to more than 50% in the next few months.  The company, which...

L’Oréal launch recyclable paper packaging bottle for its new brand

Cosmetics company L’Oréal USA has launched a recyclable, compostable, paper-based packaging design for its new brand Seed Phytonutrients.  Working in partnership with design and manufacturer company Ecologic Brands, the bottle's external shell...

Morrisons commit to making all own-brand plastic packaging recyclable by 2025

Supermarket Morrisons has released a number of measures to reduce plastic pollution, including re-designing all of its own-brand plastic packaging to be either reusable, recyclable or compostable...

London Assembly Environment Committee find that London burns over half of its waste

According to the London Assembly Environment Committee, London incinerates over half of its waste, with 2 million tonnes being sent to incinerators or Energy from Waste (EfW) facilities...

Environmental Services Association disappointed in London Assembly report

The Environmental Services Association (ESA), has expressed its disappointment at the London Assembly Environment Committee’s report on energy from waste.  In the report, the committee criticised Energy from Waste (EfW) without...

Kuusakoski develop method for recycling magnetic imaging devices

Recycling services company Kuusakoski has produced a method for recycling magnetic imaging devices which can then be used to separate electrolytic copper and niobium-titanium conductors.   According to...

MP calls for big businesses to pay for plastic waste clean-up

Environmental Audit Committee and Swansea West Labour MP Geraint Davies has stated that big corporations should pay for the plastic waste problem in the UK, and...
Carpets

Carpet waste being diverted from landfill on the rise

Carpet Recycling UK (CRUK) has announced that carpet waste being diverted from landfill has continued to rise in the UK.  According to the company, 168,000 tonnes of carpet...

Veolia launch new service to 100% dispose of compressed gas cylinders

Veolia has announced that it is launching a new service to provide a complete way of disposing of compressed gas cylinders.   Supporting the new service, the company has invested...

RECOUP set agendas for 2018 to tackle recycling

RECOUP and its members have set its agenda to tackle the challenges in the recycling and waste sector during RECOUP's first member meeting of 2018.  According to RECOUP, its priorities include:   Disposal...
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