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Huge fire breaks out at former plastics factory sending plumes of thick black smoke into sky - Lancashire Telegraph
Huge fire breaks out at former plastics factory sending plumes of thick black smoke into sky  Lancashire Telegraph


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


Avon Group acquires rubber, plastics processors in UK - European Rubber Journal
Avon Group acquires rubber, plastics processors in UK  European Rubber Journal


The Rise Of The Plastic Artisans - British Plastics and Rubber
The Rise Of The Plastic Artisans  British Plastics and Rubber


Government to explore ban on oxo-degradable plastics - edie.net
Government to explore ban on oxo-degradable plastics  edie.net


Avon Group acquires Edgewest Plastics, Scandura - Plastics News
Avon Group acquires Edgewest Plastics, Scandura  Plastics News


Sir David Attenborough Backs New Tech That Can Recycle All Plastics - Forbes
Sir David Attenborough Backs New Tech That Can Recycle All Plastics  Forbes


Suffolk plastics firm helps brewery recycle waste - East Anglian Daily Times
Suffolk plastics firm helps brewery recycle waste  East Anglian Daily Times


Enviroo succeeds with £20m Protos plastics plant - Place North West
Enviroo succeeds with £20m Protos plastics plant  Place North West


U.K. Builds Site to Recycle Plastic With High Pressure Steam - Bloomberg
U.K. Builds Site to Recycle Plastic With High Pressure Steam  Bloomberg


UK plastics industry set for tax 'super deduction' - Plastics in Packaging
UK plastics industry set for tax 'super deduction'  Plastics in Packaging


Single-Use Plastics To Be Banned In Australia - UNILAD
Single-Use Plastics To Be Banned In Australia  UNILAD


Sepro UK celebrates turning 30 with a big spread - Plastics in Packaging
Sepro UK celebrates turning 30 with a big spread  Plastics in Packaging


Plastic rain is the new acid rain and a hidden threat to health, warns wildlife expert - Telegraph.co.uk
Plastic rain is the new acid rain and a hidden threat to health, warns wildlife expert  Telegraph.co.uk


Tesco introduces new plastics ban affecting online shoppers - Retail Gazette
Tesco introduces new plastics ban affecting online shoppers  Retail Gazette


Iceland ditched plastics because of litter on Cornwall beaches - Cornwall Live
Iceland ditched plastics because of litter on Cornwall beaches  Cornwall Live


Teesside HydroPRS plant set to recycle all plastics - The Engineer
Teesside HydroPRS plant set to recycle all plastics  The Engineer


Brexit blamed as job losses loom at Huddersfield bathroom firm Trojan Plastics - Yorkshire Live
Brexit blamed as job losses loom at Huddersfield bathroom firm Trojan Plastics  Yorkshire Live


Sarah Allen: Spending power can force action on plastics - Exmouth Journal
Sarah Allen: Spending power can force action on plastics  Exmouth Journal


Automotive Plastics Market Research Report Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2025 | Aselsan (Turkey), BAE Systems (UK), Cobham (UK), Elbit Systems (Israel), General Dynamics (US), Harris (US), Inmarsat (UK), Iridium Communications (US), Israel Aerospace Industries - SoccerNurds
Automotive Plastics Market Research Report Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2025 | Aselsan (Turkey), BAE Systems (UK), Cobham (UK), Elbit Systems (Israel), General Dynamics (US), Harris (US), Inmarsat (UK), Iridium Communications (US), Israel Aerospace Industries  SoccerNurds


Residents told to close windows and doors as fire breaks out at former plastics factory - This Is Lancashire
Residents told to close windows and doors as fire breaks out at former plastics factory  This Is Lancashire


Why John Oliver is right, plastic recycling is a broken system and what we should do about it - The Independent
Why John Oliver is right, plastic recycling is a broken system and what we should do about it  The Independent


Paddle-boarder pledges support for waterways charity's plastics challenge - Belfast Telegraph
Paddle-boarder pledges support for waterways charity's plastics challenge  Belfast Telegraph


JW Products: Antimicrobial Security Seals - British Plastics and Rubber
JW Products: Antimicrobial Security Seals  British Plastics and Rubber


No let up in demand | Supplier Analysis - Rigid Plastics - Packaging News
No let up in demand | Supplier Analysis - Rigid Plastics  Packaging News


Aerospace Plastics Market SWOT Analysis by Size, Development and Forecast 2020-2026 | SABIC (Saudi Arabia), Victrex (UK), Drake Plastics Ltd. (US), Solvay (Belgium), BASF SE (Germany) - NeighborWebSJ
Aerospace Plastics Market SWOT Analysis by Size, Development and Forecast 2020-2026 | SABIC (Saudi Arabia), Victrex (UK), Drake Plastics Ltd. (US), Solvay (Belgium), BASF SE (Germany)  NeighborWebSJ


Podcast: COVID-19 human trials, air pollution monitoring and better plastics - Imperial College London
Podcast: COVID-19 human trials, air pollution monitoring and better plastics  Imperial College London


Supplier Analysis - Rigid Plastics | No let up in demand - Packaging News
Supplier Analysis - Rigid Plastics | No let up in demand  Packaging News


Plastics Manufacturing Market Outlook 2021 Pricing Strategy, Industry Latest News, Top Company Analysis, Research Report Analysis and Share by Forecast 2026 - Los Hijos de la Malinche
Plastics Manufacturing Market Outlook 2021 Pricing Strategy, Industry Latest News, Top Company Analysis, Research Report Analysis and Share by Forecast 2026  Los Hijos de la Malinche


SABIC versus COVID - British Plastics and Rubber
SABIC versus COVID  British Plastics and Rubber


Government backs Make UK move to kickstart next generation of talent - British Plastics and Rubber
Government backs Make UK move to kickstart next generation of talent  British Plastics and Rubber


Automotive Plastics Market Report 2021-2031 - Yahoo Finance UK
Automotive Plastics Market Report 2021-2031  Yahoo Finance UK


In charts: How big is the UK's waste mountain - and what are we recycling? - edie.net
In charts: How big is the UK's waste mountain - and what are we recycling?  edie.net


Self-cleaning textiles could improve PPE - British Plastics and Rubber
Self-cleaning textiles could improve PPE  British Plastics and Rubber


COVID-19: 'Game-changing' PPE recycling technology turns masks and gowns into school chairs - Sky News
COVID-19: 'Game-changing' PPE recycling technology turns masks and gowns into school chairs  Sky News


The things Asda, Aldi, Sainsbury's and Tesco have banned in the last few months - Nottinghamshire Live
The things Asda, Aldi, Sainsbury's and Tesco have banned in the last few months  Nottinghamshire Live


Retailers including Morrisons and Superdry roll-out recycling solution for plastic fashion packaging - edie.net
Retailers including Morrisons and Superdry roll-out recycling solution for plastic fashion packaging  edie.net


Plastics Injection Molding Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026) - Yahoo Finance UK
Plastics Injection Molding Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)  Yahoo Finance UK


Can 3D Printing make it in mainstream manufacturing? - British Plastics and Rubber
Can 3D Printing make it in mainstream manufacturing?  British Plastics and Rubber


Tweaking a tool: Tips for quick fixes - British Plastics and Rubber
Tweaking a tool: Tips for quick fixes  British Plastics and Rubber


Sunseeker rides out for Blue Marine Foundation (BLUE) 2021 - Bournemouth Echo
Sunseeker rides out for Blue Marine Foundation (BLUE) 2021  Bournemouth Echo


Ways you can support the Million Mile Beach Clean to keep your coastline tidy - Chronicle Live
Ways you can support the Million Mile Beach Clean to keep your coastline tidy  Chronicle Live


Sepro Group establishes daughter company in Switzerland - British Plastics and Rubber
Sepro Group establishes daughter company in Switzerland  British Plastics and Rubber


Aldi supermarket first in UK to be chosen for packaging-free trial - NW Evening Mail
Aldi supermarket first in UK to be chosen for packaging-free trial  NW Evening Mail


Plastics bags made from mushroom waste - FreshPlaza.com
Plastics bags made from mushroom waste  FreshPlaza.com


Eight new environmental documentaries to watch for Earth Day 2021 - National Geographic UK
Eight new environmental documentaries to watch for Earth Day 2021  National Geographic UK


Unite the supply chain | Special report - OPRL roundtable - Packaging News
Unite the supply chain | Special report - OPRL roundtable  Packaging News


Drive leads and engagement with an Interplas Insights Webinar - British Plastics and Rubber
Drive leads and engagement with an Interplas Insights Webinar  British Plastics and Rubber


Innovia expands ISCC PLUS certification - British Plastics and Rubber
Innovia expands ISCC PLUS certification  British Plastics and Rubber


Fluted Plastic Sheet Market Forecast till 2026 | Coroplast (Inteplast Group)(USA), Northern Ireland Plastics (UK) - Los Hijos de la Malinche
Fluted Plastic Sheet Market Forecast till 2026 | Coroplast (Inteplast Group)(USA), Northern Ireland Plastics (UK)  Los Hijos de la Malinche


Design Innovation in Plastics competition: Where are they now? - British Plastics and Rubber
Design Innovation in Plastics competition: Where are they now?  British Plastics and Rubber


Staeger Clear Packaging & Prevented Ocean Plastic Waste - British Plastics and Rubber
Staeger Clear Packaging & Prevented Ocean Plastic Waste  British Plastics and Rubber


ProAmpac Acquires IG Industries and Brayford Plastics to Accelerate its Growth Strategy in the United Kingdom and Europe - Yahoo News UK
ProAmpac Acquires IG Industries and Brayford Plastics to Accelerate its Growth Strategy in the United Kingdom and Europe  Yahoo News UK


Over four billion plastic particles found in beach sand of remote paradise island - The Natural History Museum
Over four billion plastic particles found in beach sand of remote paradise island  The Natural History Museum


New Toyota bZ4X previews electric SUV on sale in 2022 - AutoExpress
New Toyota bZ4X previews electric SUV on sale in 2022  AutoExpress


Pollution is causing penises to shrink and sperm rates to plummet, says reproductive health expert - The Independent
Pollution is causing penises to shrink and sperm rates to plummet, says reproductive health expert  The Independent


Big beauty wants to go green but a mountain of trash stands in its way - Wired.co.uk
Big beauty wants to go green but a mountain of trash stands in its way  Wired.co.uk


Ceiriog Valley business owner up for UK-wide award - Border Counties Advertizer
Ceiriog Valley business owner up for UK-wide award  Border Counties Advertizer


Molson Coors removes plastic rings from all major brands in the UK - Food & Drink International
Molson Coors removes plastic rings from all major brands in the UK  Food & Drink International


The new plague of plastic rain: How microplastics are literally pouring from the sky - Daily Mail
The new plague of plastic rain: How microplastics are literally pouring from the sky  Daily Mail


Global Plastics Processing Machinery Market 2028 Key Players Latest Developments & Trending News and All Future Plans: Agfa Healthcare (Belgium), Aspyra LLC (USA), BRIT Systems (USA), Carestream Health (USA), Cerner Corporation (USA), DelftDI Healthcare (Netherlands), Fujifilm Medical Systems (USA), GE Healthcare (UK) - SoccerNurds
Global Plastics Processing Machinery Market 2028 Key Players Latest Developments & Trending News and All Future Plans: Agfa Healthcare (Belgium), Aspyra LLC (USA), BRIT Systems (USA), Carestream Health (USA), Cerner Corporation (USA), DelftDI Healthcare (Netherlands), Fujifilm Medical Systems (USA), GE Healthcare (UK)  SoccerNurds


Third arburgXvision Programme: "Game without limits – Additive Manufacturing" - British Plastics and Rubber
Third arburgXvision Programme: "Game without limits – Additive Manufacturing"  British Plastics and Rubber


Research on Hopper Loaders Market – Key Data Points Necessary for Effective Strategies | UK Plastics Machinery, Summit Systems, SIMAR GmbH, PIOVAN, Novatec, Movacolor, and more | Affluence – The Courier - The Courier
Research on Hopper Loaders Market – Key Data Points Necessary for Effective Strategies | UK Plastics Machinery, Summit Systems, SIMAR GmbH, PIOVAN, Novatec, Movacolor, and more | Affluence – The Courier  The Courier


1Why is recycling important and how to do it right? - The Boar
1Why is recycling important and how to do it right?  The Boar


Yachtsman to attempt solo Atlantic row - Advertiser and Times
Yachtsman to attempt solo Atlantic row  Advertiser and Times


Merchants warn of worsening materials shortages | News - Housing Today
Merchants warn of worsening materials shortages | News  Housing Today


Microplastics in air ‘spiral the globe’, pollution study finds - The Independent
Microplastics in air ‘spiral the globe’, pollution study finds  The Independent


From Shopping to Drinking: Zero Plastics Goal Becomes Kameoka City’s Way of Life - JAPAN Forward
From Shopping to Drinking: Zero Plastics Goal Becomes Kameoka City’s Way of Life  JAPAN Forward


Supermarket ‘bags for life’ must cost more to cut plastic use, urge campaigners - The Guardian
Supermarket ‘bags for life’ must cost more to cut plastic use, urge campaigners  The Guardian


UPDATED: UK Government opens packaging consultation and announces DRS delay - Circular Online
UPDATED: UK Government opens packaging consultation and announces DRS delay  Circular Online


Has Morrisons proved paper bags are more sustainable? - The Grocer
Has Morrisons proved paper bags are more sustainable?  The Grocer


UK seeks to drill more oil and gas from North Sea - BBC News
UK seeks to drill more oil and gas from North Sea  BBC News


Shortages spell ruin for plastics converters says EuPC - Materials Recycling World
Shortages spell ruin for plastics converters says EuPC  Materials Recycling World


PEEK Rod Market 2021 Analysis by Top Manufacturers – PAR Group, Drake Plastics, Solvay SA, Direct Plastics, Victrex, Evonik Industries, PlastiComp – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper - KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
PEEK Rod Market 2021 Analysis by Top Manufacturers – PAR Group, Drake Plastics, Solvay SA, Direct Plastics, Victrex, Evonik Industries, PlastiComp – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper  KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper


Brighton beach: Call for volunteers as polystyrene balls wash up - BBC News
Brighton beach: Call for volunteers as polystyrene balls wash up  BBC News


Row hits Malaysia waste plastics imports | MRW - Materials Recycling World
Row hits Malaysia waste plastics imports | MRW  Materials Recycling World


Mushroom for improvement - Plastics in Packaging
Mushroom for improvement  Plastics in Packaging


2021 Outlook For Thermally Conductive Plastics Market: Henkel,HB Fuller,3M ,Permabond Engineering Plastics,Masterbond,Creative Materials Inc. – NeighborWebSJ - NeighborWebSJ
2021 Outlook For Thermally Conductive Plastics Market: Henkel,HB Fuller,3M ,Permabond Engineering Plastics,Masterbond,Creative Materials Inc. – NeighborWebSJ  NeighborWebSJ


Engineering Plastics Market Trends, Analysis, Demand and Global Industry Research Report, Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2027 – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper - KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper
Engineering Plastics Market Trends, Analysis, Demand and Global Industry Research Report, Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2027 – KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper  KSU | The Sentinel Newspaper


Petrochemicals become a “greener” investment than oil and gas - Investing.com UK
Petrochemicals become a “greener” investment than oil and gas  Investing.com UK


Screen Changers for Extruder Market Global Outlook 2021-2027: Industrial Plastics Limited, CROWN CDL Technology, PSI-Polymer Systems – The Courier - The Courier
Screen Changers for Extruder Market Global Outlook 2021-2027: Industrial Plastics Limited, CROWN CDL Technology, PSI-Polymer Systems – The Courier  The Courier


Need to Limit Use of Commonly used Secure Packaging amidst continued COVID-19 presents Vast Opportunities for Flexible Packaging for Healthcare Market, Growth predicted at healthy 5.3% CAGR from 2020 - 2028 - TMR - PR Newswire UK
Need to Limit Use of Commonly used Secure Packaging amidst continued COVID-19 presents Vast Opportunities for Flexible Packaging for Healthcare Market, Growth predicted at healthy 5.3% CAGR from 2020 - 2028 - TMR  PR Newswire UK


UK Plastics Pact cuts 'unnecessary' plastic by 40% - Circular Online
UK Plastics Pact cuts 'unnecessary' plastic by 40%  Circular Online


Antimicrobial Plastics Market Share Analysis with Industry Size Value 2021 Business Strategy and Future Projections, Growth Trend by Regions Forecast to 2024 – Los Hijos de la Malinche - Los Hijos de la Malinche
Antimicrobial Plastics Market Share Analysis with Industry Size Value 2021 Business Strategy and Future Projections, Growth Trend by Regions Forecast to 2024 – Los Hijos de la Malinche  Los Hijos de la Malinche


Defra clarifies non-OECD plastics export rules - letsrecycle.com - letsrecycle.com
Defra clarifies non-OECD plastics export rules - letsrecycle.com  letsrecycle.com


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


Anti-Static Liner Market Demand and Forecast Growth till 2028| International Plastics, Desco Industries, Air Sea Containers – Jumbo News - Jumbo News
Anti-Static Liner Market Demand and Forecast Growth till 2028| International Plastics, Desco Industries, Air Sea Containers – Jumbo News  Jumbo News


Previous: Viridor and TOMRA to bid for Scottish DRS contract - Packaging News
Previous: Viridor and TOMRA to bid for Scottish DRS contract  Packaging News


Audi 80 Sport 16v (B3) | Spotted - Pistonheads.com
Audi 80 Sport 16v (B3) | Spotted  Pistonheads.com


Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Plastics Market Competitive Intelligence by Key Players like and more - Industry Today
Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Plastics Market Competitive Intelligence by Key Players like and more  Industry Today


Global Flame Retardant for Aerospace Plastics Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 – Jumbo News - Jumbo News
Global Flame Retardant for Aerospace Plastics Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 – Jumbo News  Jumbo News


Global Fiber Reinforced Plastics (FRP) Market Size, Share, Value, And Competitive Landscape 2021 – 2026 – Jumbo News - Jumbo News
Global Fiber Reinforced Plastics (FRP) Market Size, Share, Value, And Competitive Landscape 2021 – 2026 – Jumbo News  Jumbo News


Welsh election 2021: 'Empower young people to save Wales' beauty' - BBC News
Welsh election 2021: 'Empower young people to save Wales' beauty'  BBC News


Circular: Public calling for increased plastics recycling in the UK - Circular Online
Circular: Public calling for increased plastics recycling in the UK  Circular Online


Rigid Recycled Plastics Market Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Forecast, Application Analysis| Western Market Research - Jumbo News
Rigid Recycled Plastics Market Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Forecast, Application Analysis| Western Market Research  Jumbo News


Campaigners call for UK and EU bans on plastic 'sample' sachets - The Guardian
Campaigners call for UK and EU bans on plastic 'sample' sachets  The Guardian


Global Bio Plastics Market Size, Share, Value, and Competitive Landscape for 2020-2025 – Jumbo News - Jumbo News
Global Bio Plastics Market Size, Share, Value, and Competitive Landscape for 2020-2025 – Jumbo News  Jumbo News


Plastics for Passenger Cars Market Report 2019 – Market Size, Share, Price, Trend and Forecast is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Plastics for Passenger Cars industry - Jumbo News
Plastics for Passenger Cars Market Report 2019 – Market Size, Share, Price, Trend and Forecast is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Plastics for Passenger Cars industry  Jumbo News


Advisers demand more ESG products - International Adviser
Advisers demand more ESG products  International Adviser


UKRI offers firms £24m to deliver Plastics Pact targets - letsrecycle.com - letsrecycle.com
UKRI offers firms £24m to deliver Plastics Pact targets - letsrecycle.com  letsrecycle.com