Price rises for metals and HDPE, but paper down


Last week saw a much improved week for recycled metal prices with copper along rising by £225 per tonne.

Brass grades were also up by £150 per tonne, with aluminium grades increasing by £125 per tonne.


In plastics, HDPE bottles changed in value adding £50 per tonne.

OCC in the paper grades stayed the same as the week before, but ONP dropped by £8 per tonne and mixed paper by £3 per tonne.