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UK Plastics Pact report praises Mondelēz for its progress on green packaging - ConfectioneryNews.com
UK Plastics Pact report praises Mondelēz for its progress on green packaging  ConfectioneryNews.com


MPs ask how 'alternative plastics' might reduce waste - Committees - UK Parliament - Committees
MPs ask how 'alternative plastics' might reduce waste - Committees - UK Parliament  Committees


Milk, ketchup, mayo products and more could be banned from the shelves in bid to eliminate single-use plastic - Leicestershire Live
Milk, ketchup, mayo products and more could be banned from the shelves in bid to eliminate single-use plastic  Leicestershire Live


Mondelēz makes progress on UK Plastics Pact, as initiative warns of key challenges - Confectionery Production
Mondelēz makes progress on UK Plastics Pact, as initiative warns of key challenges  Confectionery Production


A sweet breakthrough: Scientists develop recyclable plastics based on sugars - Phys.org
A sweet breakthrough: Scientists develop recyclable plastics based on sugars  Phys.org


'Chemical cocktail' of sewage, slurry and plastic polluting English rivers puts public health and nature at risk - Committees - UK Parliament - Committees
'Chemical cocktail' of sewage, slurry and plastic polluting English rivers puts public health and nature at risk - Committees - UK Parliament  Committees


REFINERY NEWS ROUNDUP: European plants mull plastics recycling projects - S&P Global
REFINERY NEWS ROUNDUP: European plants mull plastics recycling projects  S&P Global


Churchill outlines steps to boost plastic recycling - letsrecycle.com
Churchill outlines steps to boost plastic recycling  letsrecycle.com


IPL Global swoops for Bright Green Plastics - Packaging News
IPL Global swoops for Bright Green Plastics  Packaging News


Recycled plastic prices double as drinks makers battle for supplies - Financial Times
Recycled plastic prices double as drinks makers battle for supplies  Financial Times


Garden Waste Collections resume for 2022 - Newcastle City Council
Garden Waste Collections resume for 2022  Newcastle City Council


New British Plastics Federation Pipes Group President appointed - Builders' Merchants News
New British Plastics Federation Pipes Group President appointed  Builders' Merchants News


Edinburgh vegan restaurant named one of the most Instagrammable spots in the UK - Edinburgh Live
Edinburgh vegan restaurant named one of the most Instagrammable spots in the UK  Edinburgh Live


Eastman to Invest $1 Billion in Plastics Recycling Facility in France - Yahoo Finance UK
Eastman to Invest $1 Billion in Plastics Recycling Facility in France  Yahoo Finance UK


That’s a wrap: French plastic packaging ban for fruit and veg begins - The Guardian
That’s a wrap: French plastic packaging ban for fruit and veg begins  The Guardian


Global brands call for world-wide 'treaty' to cut plastic production - Circular Online
Global brands call for world-wide 'treaty' to cut plastic production  Circular Online


First beach clean of 2022 sees eight bags of litter collected at Sandbanks - BUzz
First beach clean of 2022 sees eight bags of litter collected at Sandbanks  BUzz


‘Waste colonialism’: world grapples with west’s unwanted plastic - The Guardian
‘Waste colonialism’: world grapples with west’s unwanted plastic  The Guardian


Companies race to stem flood of microplastic fibres into the oceans - The Guardian
Companies race to stem flood of microplastic fibres into the oceans  The Guardian


Eastman to invest up to $1 billion to accelerate circular economy through building world's largest molecular plastics recycling facility in France - PR Newswire UK
Eastman to invest up to $1 billion to accelerate circular economy through building world's largest molecular plastics recycling facility in France  PR Newswire UK


Sweet plastics breakthrough - Plastics in Packaging
Sweet plastics breakthrough  Plastics in Packaging


FSM - Unsprinklered East Yorkshire plastics factory destroyed by huge blaze - Fire and Security Matters
FSM - Unsprinklered East Yorkshire plastics factory destroyed by huge blaze  Fire and Security Matters


A Global Treaty Can Turn the Tide on Ocean Waste - Wired.co.uk
A Global Treaty Can Turn the Tide on Ocean Waste  Wired.co.uk


What's Ahead for the Plastics Industry in 2022 - Plastics Today
What's Ahead for the Plastics Industry in 2022  Plastics Today


Heineken launches anti-plastic campaign at football stadiums - Metro.co.uk
Heineken launches anti-plastic campaign at football stadiums  Metro.co.uk


"Better, achievable alterative” to the Edmonton incinerator | Hampstead Highgate Express - Hampstead Highgate Express
"Better, achievable alterative” to the Edmonton incinerator | Hampstead Highgate Express  Hampstead Highgate Express


Five top UK Blue Chip share tips for 2022 - The Armchair Trader
Five top UK Blue Chip share tips for 2022  The Armchair Trader


Aerospace Plastics Market Global Analysis 2021-2028: SABIC (Saudi Arabia), Victrex (UK), Drake Plastics Ltd. (US), Solvay (Belgium), BASF SE (Germany), and Evonik (Germany) – Industrial IT - Industrial IT
Aerospace Plastics Market Global Analysis 2021-2028: SABIC (Saudi Arabia), Victrex (UK), Drake Plastics Ltd. (US), Solvay (Belgium), BASF SE (Germany), and Evonik (Germany) – Industrial IT  Industrial IT


Repeats Group BV to Build European Plastics Recycling Platform - PR Newswire UK
Repeats Group BV to Build European Plastics Recycling Platform  PR Newswire UK


Outcry over raw sewage with dangerous bacteria, chemicals and plastics dumped in York rivers - Yorkshire Live
Outcry over raw sewage with dangerous bacteria, chemicals and plastics dumped in York rivers  Yorkshire Live


Engineered Fluids Market size worth $ 2,038.02 Million, Globally, by 2028 at 8.98% CAGR: Verified Market Research® - PR Newswire UK
Engineered Fluids Market size worth $ 2,038.02 Million, Globally, by 2028 at 8.98% CAGR: Verified Market Research®  PR Newswire UK


PAR Group expands with strategic acquisition of Mountford Rubber and Plastics Ltd ⋆ Business Lancashire - Business Lancashire
PAR Group expands with strategic acquisition of Mountford Rubber and Plastics Ltd ⋆ Business Lancashire  Business Lancashire


Plans unveiled to ban single-use plastics - GOV.UK
Plans unveiled to ban single-use plastics  GOV.UK


Foam Plastics Market Size to Reach USD 73.88 Billion in 2028 | Expansion of Building & Construction Industry and Rising Need for Soundproofing are Key Factors Driving Industry Growth, According to Emergen Research - PR Newswire UK
Foam Plastics Market Size to Reach USD 73.88 Billion in 2028 | Expansion of Building & Construction Industry and Rising Need for Soundproofing are Key Factors Driving Industry Growth, According to Emergen Research  PR Newswire UK


Promoting Your Business - One Plymouth can help your business or event thrive! - One Plymouth
Promoting Your Business - One Plymouth can help your business or event thrive!  One Plymouth


Fife to become first place in Scotland where you can put all your plastic waste in the recycling bin - The Courier
Fife to become first place in Scotland where you can put all your plastic waste in the recycling bin  The Courier


Blockchain may yet prove its worth in the circular economy - Tech Monitor
Blockchain may yet prove its worth in the circular economy  Tech Monitor


UV Stabilizers Market worth $1.6 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™ - PR Newswire UK
UV Stabilizers Market worth $1.6 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™  PR Newswire UK


Changemakers 2022: Environment - Big Issue
Changemakers 2022: Environment  Big Issue


New Ford Ranger Raptor Special Edition 2022 review - AutoExpress
New Ford Ranger Raptor Special Edition 2022 review  AutoExpress


Video shows turtles clogged with plastic saved and returned to the sea - Metro.co.uk
Video shows turtles clogged with plastic saved and returned to the sea  Metro.co.uk


Readers' Letter: Review is in order over recyclable plastics - Doncaster Free Press
Readers' Letter: Review is in order over recyclable plastics  Doncaster Free Press


Next steps to tackle plastic waste - GOV.UK
Next steps to tackle plastic waste  GOV.UK


Global Electric Vehicle Polymers Market to Reach US$27.3 Billion by the Year 2026 - Yahoo Finance UK
Global Electric Vehicle Polymers Market to Reach US$27.3 Billion by the Year 2026  Yahoo Finance UK


Reinforced Plastics Market SWOT Analysis including key players BASF SE, Binani Industries, Cytec Solvay Group, Haysite Reinforced Plastics, Reinforced Plastic Industries – Discovery Sports Media - Discovery Sports Media
Reinforced Plastics Market SWOT Analysis including key players BASF SE, Binani Industries, Cytec Solvay Group, Haysite Reinforced Plastics, Reinforced Plastic Industries – Discovery Sports Media  Discovery Sports Media


Plastic Recycling Market Research Report by Type, by Source, by Recycling Method, by End User, by Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19 - Yahoo Finance UK
Plastic Recycling Market Research Report by Type, by Source, by Recycling Method, by End User, by Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19  Yahoo Finance UK


Global Bioplastics Technology Markets Report 2021-2026: Industry Landscape, History of Bioplastics, Recent Developments, Pros and Cons of Bioplastics - Yahoo Finance UK
Global Bioplastics Technology Markets Report 2021-2026: Industry Landscape, History of Bioplastics, Recent Developments, Pros and Cons of Bioplastics  Yahoo Finance UK


Symphony Environmental Technologies : The Michael Stephen Column - marketscreener.com
Symphony Environmental Technologies : The Michael Stephen Column  marketscreener.com


Geogrid Market to Reach USD 1.64 Billion by 2028 | | - GlobeNewswire
Geogrid Market to Reach USD 1.64 Billion by 2028 | |  GlobeNewswire


WRAP: powerful progress on green objectives - FoodManufacture.co.uk
WRAP: powerful progress on green objectives  FoodManufacture.co.uk


Morris Property set to expand Craemer facility - Logistics Manager
Morris Property set to expand Craemer facility  Logistics Manager


E-commerce Packaging Market Research Report by Material, by Type, by End Use, by Region - Global Forecast to 2027 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19 - Yahoo Finance UK
E-commerce Packaging Market Research Report by Material, by Type, by End Use, by Region - Global Forecast to 2027 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19  Yahoo Finance UK


UK plastics sent for recycling in Turkey dumped and burned, Greenpeace finds - The Guardian
UK plastics sent for recycling in Turkey dumped and burned, Greenpeace finds  The Guardian


£5m hydrogen from waste deal launched | MRW - Materials Recycling World
£5m hydrogen from waste deal launched | MRW  Materials Recycling World


Spirits supply chain reacts to changing conditions - Packaging News
Spirits supply chain reacts to changing conditions  Packaging News


Schoeller Allibert UK reports 2021 sustainability success - Packaging News
Schoeller Allibert UK reports 2021 sustainability success  Packaging News


'HSBC holding shares in Chinese company linked to Uighur atrocities' - The Times
'HSBC holding shares in Chinese company linked to Uighur atrocities'  The Times


Microplastics everywhere - Mid-Devon Advertiser
Microplastics everywhere  Mid-Devon Advertiser


Canny shoppers shun plastic bags to save their pennies, not our planet - The Scotsman
Canny shoppers shun plastic bags to save their pennies, not our planet  The Scotsman


Entries open for 2022 Med-Tech Innovation Awards - Med-Tech Innovation
Entries open for 2022 Med-Tech Innovation Awards  Med-Tech Innovation


Sports industry urged to kick plastics out of sport - GOV.UK
Sports industry urged to kick plastics out of sport  GOV.UK


UK recyclers' relief over report of Turkey U-turn on plastics ban - Materials Recycling World
UK recyclers' relief over report of Turkey U-turn on plastics ban  Materials Recycling World


New Jersey Residents Evacuated As 11-Alarm Fire Rages At Chemical Plant - Yahoo News UK
New Jersey Residents Evacuated As 11-Alarm Fire Rages At Chemical Plant  Yahoo News UK


Wet wipes ‘forming islands’ across UK after being flushed - The Guardian
Wet wipes ‘forming islands’ across UK after being flushed  The Guardian


INTERVIEW: Challenges ahead for the UK plastics industry - S&P Global
INTERVIEW: Challenges ahead for the UK plastics industry  S&P Global


Berry 'breaks ground' on UK plastics plant - letsrecycle.com
Berry 'breaks ground' on UK plastics plant  letsrecycle.com


BPF Parliamentary Reception highlights the role of the UK plastics industry as a key “facilitator” in the green industrial revolution - PoliticsHome.com
BPF Parliamentary Reception highlights the role of the UK plastics industry as a key “facilitator” in the green industrial revolution  PoliticsHome.com


Amount of litter on UK beaches is falling, national clean-up finds - The Guardian
Amount of litter on UK beaches is falling, national clean-up finds  The Guardian


Patents For Plastics Of The Future – Innovations And Trends - Intellectual Property - UK - Mondaq News Alerts
Patents For Plastics Of The Future – Innovations And Trends - Intellectual Property - UK  Mondaq News Alerts


Lack of single-use plastics ban in England a ‘dereliction of Brexit promise’ - Evening Standard
Lack of single-use plastics ban in England a ‘dereliction of Brexit promise’  Evening Standard


New technology to blend soft plastics with existing feedstocks in development by UK producer - Packaging Europe
New technology to blend soft plastics with existing feedstocks in development by UK producer  Packaging Europe


Water firms are main source of microplastics in UK rivers, study says - The Guardian
Water firms are main source of microplastics in UK rivers, study says  The Guardian


New avoidable plastics project celebrates diversity - GOV.UK
New avoidable plastics project celebrates diversity  GOV.UK


Household plastics recycling collections during pandemic reached 41% - Materials Recycling World
Household plastics recycling collections during pandemic reached 41%  Materials Recycling World


Plastics Pact Network - ellenmacarthurfoundation.org
Plastics Pact Network  ellenmacarthurfoundation.org


Thermoformed Plastics in Healthcare Market 2022-2029 Detailed Analysis of Current and Future Industr - PharmiWeb.com
Thermoformed Plastics in Healthcare Market 2022-2029 Detailed Analysis of Current and Future Industr  PharmiWeb.com


The UK Plastic Packaging Tax — are you exempt? - Medical Plastics News
The UK Plastic Packaging Tax — are you exempt?  Medical Plastics News


Mug Shot ditches the plastic and introduces recyclable sachets - Retail Times
Mug Shot ditches the plastic and introduces recyclable sachets  Retail Times


New studies on plastic packaging reveal UK companies unaware of new tax while consumers heap expectation on manufacturers and retailers - DairyReporter.com
New studies on plastic packaging reveal UK companies unaware of new tax while consumers heap expectation on manufacturers and retailers  DairyReporter.com


Tesco adds soft plastic collection points to all large UK stores - Packaging Gateway
Tesco adds soft plastic collection points to all large UK stores  Packaging Gateway


Other News In Brief | Northern Ireland News, 12/01/2022 - 4ni.co.uk
Other News In Brief | Northern Ireland News, 12/01/2022  4ni.co.uk


Nestlé backs Yes Recycling's flexible plastics plant - letsrecycle.com - letsrecycle.com
Nestlé backs Yes Recycling's flexible plastics plant - letsrecycle.com  letsrecycle.com


Kickstart: A growing UK shortage has one industry losing its fizz - Plastics News
Kickstart: A growing UK shortage has one industry losing its fizz  Plastics News


Berry's bpi opens UK's first wash plant & recycling site for flexibles & rigid plastics - Packaging News
Berry's bpi opens UK's first wash plant & recycling site for flexibles & rigid plastics  Packaging News


WRAP offers overseas plastics reduction grants | MRW - Materials Recycling World
WRAP offers overseas plastics reduction grants | MRW  Materials Recycling World


Introduction of Plastic Packaging Tax from April 2022 - GOV.UK
Introduction of Plastic Packaging Tax from April 2022  GOV.UK


Everything you need to know about the UK's incoming Plastic Packaging Tax - Packaging Europe
Everything you need to know about the UK's incoming Plastic Packaging Tax  Packaging Europe


Pact Retail Accessories joins the UK Plastics Pact to help retailers eliminate plastic waste - Circular Online
Pact Retail Accessories joins the UK Plastics Pact to help retailers eliminate plastic waste  Circular Online


‘We started eating them’: what do you do with an invasive army of crayfish clones? - The Guardian
‘We started eating them’: what do you do with an invasive army of crayfish clones?  The Guardian


UK supermarkets not doing enough to cut plastic use, says report - The Guardian
UK supermarkets not doing enough to cut plastic use, says report  The Guardian


Survey finds 2% increase in plastics collected from UK household - Circular Online
Survey finds 2% increase in plastics collected from UK household  Circular Online


Single-use plastic bans could differ across UK - letsrecycle.com
Single-use plastic bans could differ across UK  letsrecycle.com


Hessle fire at Bridgewood plastics 'likely accident' - BBC News
Hessle fire at Bridgewood plastics 'likely accident'  BBC News


Capacity boost at UK e-scrap plastics recycler • Recycling International - Recycling International
Capacity boost at UK e-scrap plastics recycler • Recycling International  Recycling International


RECOUP win Innovate UK funding for plastics recycling communications research - Circular Online
RECOUP win Innovate UK funding for plastics recycling communications research  Circular Online


The company preventing plastics ending up in the ocean - The Independent
The company preventing plastics ending up in the ocean  The Independent


Recycling plastics ‘doesn’t work’ says Boris Johnson as he warns COP26 will be ‘touch and go’ - iNews
Recycling plastics ‘doesn’t work’ says Boris Johnson as he warns COP26 will be ‘touch and go’  iNews


Here’s something you can’t ignore, says tampon plastics activist - The Guardian
Here’s something you can’t ignore, says tampon plastics activist  The Guardian


Cutting-edge innovation in fish packaging Sponsored - - Packaging Gateway
Cutting-edge innovation in fish packaging Sponsored -  Packaging Gateway


What really happens to your plastic recycling? - Greenpeace UK
What really happens to your plastic recycling?  Greenpeace UK