Recycling

Paper

The Recycling Association and CCIC London pioneer China export quality control...

A new Quality Control (QC) scheme has been jointly developed by The Recycling Association and CCIC London to meet Chinese paper export requirements. With China...

Stora Enso launch sustainable RFID tag technology

Renewable material company Stora Enso has launched a new sustainable RFID (Radio Frequent Identification) tag technology called ECO, which enables plastic free, paper-based RFID tags.  This technology...

FEAD call for changes to Waste Shipment Regulations

FEAD has criticised the Waste Shipment Regulation (WSR) and called for reform because the rules are interpreted differently in each EU Member State.  In a letter to...

Plastic

Supermarkets’ plastic waste contribution revealed in new Greenpeace survey

The full extent of major UK supermarkets’ contribution to the plastic waste problem has been revealed in an analysis on the sector by Greenpeace.   Drawing on figures disclosed...

Actions to stop plastic pollution outlined in The UK Plastics Pact...

Key actions businesses should take to help stop plastic packaging polluting the environment have been outlined by WRAP in The UK Plastics Pact Roadmap to...

Plastic recycling business models could lead to more profitable businesses 

According to resource recovery firm Axion, changing business models for plastic recycling could lead to more profitable businesses, higher grade material on the market...

Metal

FEAD call for changes to Waste Shipment Regulations

FEAD has criticised the Waste Shipment Regulation (WSR) and called for reform because the rules are interpreted differently in each EU Member State.  In a letter to...

Full line-up for the REB Market Intelligence Summit announced

The full programme for the REB Market Intelligence Summit has been announced and will focus on the current situation for exporting materials.  New speakers confirmed include The Recycling...

Metal company launches national textile recycling scheme

Midlands metals and waste management company Ward Recycling has moved into the textiles sector with the launch of the WARDRobe recycling scheme. Initial collections stated...