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Totus Environmental pairs with Anglesey company to turn non-recyclable plastics into oil - North Wales Chronicle
Totus Environmental pairs with Anglesey company to turn non-recyclable plastics into oil  North Wales Chronicle


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


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


All single-use items could face charges as ministers extend green powers to tackle ‘throwaway culture’ - iNews
All single-use items could face charges as ministers extend green powers to tackle ‘throwaway culture’  iNews


Much too little, far too late: The UK must phase out single-use plastics before 2042 - www.businessgreen.com
Much too little, far too late: The UK must phase out single-use plastics before 2042  www.businessgreen.com


Award-winning British Recycling Project, NEXTLOOPP, Hits Bullseye in Plastics Recycling Ahead of COP26 - Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Award-winning British Recycling Project, NEXTLOOPP, Hits Bullseye in Plastics Recycling Ahead of COP26  Bluefield Daily Telegraph


Healthcare at the forefront of innovation in alternative plastics - Medical Plastics News
Healthcare at the forefront of innovation in alternative plastics  Medical Plastics News


Bunting Buys U.K. Magnet Maker - Plastics Technology
Bunting Buys U.K. Magnet Maker  Plastics Technology


Environmental Packaging Summit 2021 | WRAP to discuss important updates - Packaging News
Environmental Packaging Summit 2021 | WRAP to discuss important updates  Packaging News


UK government under pressure to do more on single-use plastics - CGTN
UK government under pressure to do more on single-use plastics  CGTN


Tomorrow's plastics: Patent data reveals companies in consumer goods industry with high rate of innovation in bioplastics - ResponseSource
Tomorrow's plastics: Patent data reveals companies in consumer goods industry with high rate of innovation in bioplastics  ResponseSource


Interplas returns to NEC with machinery, materials and sustainability themes - EN - Exhibition News
Interplas returns to NEC with machinery, materials and sustainability themes - EN  Exhibition News


Green hydrogen investment boon: RES and Octopus pledge 3bn in UK, Ineos 2bn in EU - edie.net
Green hydrogen investment boon: RES and Octopus pledge 3bn in UK, Ineos 2bn in EU  edie.net


Exeter plays part in sustainable driveway solution made from plastics - Exeter City Council
Exeter plays part in sustainable driveway solution made from plastics  Exeter City Council


PE12 8JB, Midwest Polychem Limited: environmental permit application advertisement - EPR/SP3009MU/A001 - GOV.UK
PE12 8JB, Midwest Polychem Limited: environmental permit application advertisement - EPR/SP3009MU/A001  GOV.UK


Plastics report guides design industry on appropriate compostables usage - Resource Magazine
Plastics report guides design industry on appropriate compostables usage  Resource Magazine


Recycle Week: Recycling and reuse remains at heart of UKRI plastics funding - Packaging News
Recycle Week: Recycling and reuse remains at heart of UKRI plastics funding  Packaging News


UK recycled plastic shipments to EU may not comply under draft European Commission rules - Resource Efficient Business
UK recycled plastic shipments to EU may not comply under draft European Commission rules  Resource Efficient Business


The plastic recycling system is broken — here’s how we can fix it - Metro.co.uk
The plastic recycling system is broken — here’s how we can fix it  Metro.co.uk


‘It comes from bacteria, and goes back to bacteria’: the future of plastic alternatives - The Guardian
‘It comes from bacteria, and goes back to bacteria’: the future of plastic alternatives  The Guardian


Plastics recycling firm aiming to create jobs at Port of Sunderland - Business Live
Plastics recycling firm aiming to create jobs at Port of Sunderland  Business Live


Retired firefighter looks back at four-day Thetford factory blaze 30 years on - Thetford & Brandon Times
Retired firefighter looks back at four-day Thetford factory blaze 30 years on  Thetford & Brandon Times


Energy crisis: UK manufacturers advised to take a two-stage strategy - Medical Plastics News
Energy crisis: UK manufacturers advised to take a two-stage strategy  Medical Plastics News


Inside the workshop turning wheelie bins and old bottle tops into garden benches - Business Live
Inside the workshop turning wheelie bins and old bottle tops into garden benches  Business Live


UK forms green investment partnership with Bill Gates; rate hike talk lifts pound – as it happened - The Guardian
UK forms green investment partnership with Bill Gates; rate hike talk lifts pound – as it happened  The Guardian


Co-op trial 'UK-first' recycling scheme in Somerset village - ITV News
Co-op trial 'UK-first' recycling scheme in Somerset village  ITV News


Exmouth Co-op store trials soft plastics recycling bin - East Devon News - East Devon News.co.uk
Exmouth Co-op store trials soft plastics recycling bin - East Devon News  East Devon News.co.uk


Man dies in industrial incident at Ellough plastics factory - BBC News
Man dies in industrial incident at Ellough plastics factory  BBC News


Fit washing machines with filters to reduce microplastic pollution, MPs say - The Guardian
Fit washing machines with filters to reduce microplastic pollution, MPs say  The Guardian


Nestlé Mexico partners with UK company to build flexible plastic recycling plant - Circular Online
Nestlé Mexico partners with UK company to build flexible plastic recycling plant  Circular Online


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


CARTIM Recyclables in Somerton launches plastic free aprons - Somerset County Gazette
CARTIM Recyclables in Somerton launches plastic free aprons  Somerset County Gazette


Spotlight on recycling: Journey of a Glasgow blue bin - Glasgow Times
Spotlight on recycling: Journey of a Glasgow blue bin  Glasgow Times


North America Thermoformed Plastics Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product, By Process, By Application And Segment Forecasts, 2021 - 2028 - Yahoo Finance UK
North America Thermoformed Plastics Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product, By Process, By Application And Segment Forecasts, 2021 - 2028  Yahoo Finance UK


Chemical in plastics linked to 100,000 premature deaths a year - The Independent
Chemical in plastics linked to 100,000 premature deaths a year  The Independent


The limits of in-store recycling and what each retailer is doing about it - The Grocer
The limits of in-store recycling and what each retailer is doing about it  The Grocer


Man died from 'severe crush injuries' in Wrexham plastics factory accident - North Wales Live
Man died from 'severe crush injuries' in Wrexham plastics factory accident  North Wales Live


Here's how to help tackle plastic waste in Portsmouth as part of a world-first project - Portsmouth News
Here's how to help tackle plastic waste in Portsmouth as part of a world-first project  Portsmouth News


Unions urge Goodfish to reopen talks as second 24-hour strike begins in North Wales - Rhyl Journal
Unions urge Goodfish to reopen talks as second 24-hour strike begins in North Wales  Rhyl Journal


Achiko AG: Market Outlook and Production Plan Update for AptameX - Yahoo Finance UK
Achiko AG: Market Outlook and Production Plan Update for AptameX  Yahoo Finance UK


UK mulls first £165M Plastic Park in Cheshire to help slash carbon emissions on the road to net zero - UKTN (UK Technology News
UK mulls first £165M Plastic Park in Cheshire to help slash carbon emissions on the road to net zero  UKTN (UK Technology News


Microsoft Ocean Plastic Mouse - Review 2021 - PCMag UK
Microsoft Ocean Plastic Mouse - Review 2021  PCMag UK


Researchers link plastics pollution and climate crisis - Materials Recycling World
Researchers link plastics pollution and climate crisis  Materials Recycling World


North-west industry calls for UK Government action to support green growth - The Chemical Engineer
North-west industry calls for UK Government action to support green growth  The Chemical Engineer


Biodegradable plastics startup Polymateria secures $100 million deal - Imperial College London
Biodegradable plastics startup Polymateria secures $100 million deal  Imperial College London


Recycling project paused after Capital Valley Plastics fire - South Wales Argus
Recycling project paused after Capital Valley Plastics fire  South Wales Argus


North Wales plastics workers came out on strike today over a two year pay freeze - North Wales Live
North Wales plastics workers came out on strike today over a two year pay freeze  North Wales Live


Covid and Brexit warnings from plastics maker Coral Products despite 'strong start' to financial year - Business Live
Covid and Brexit warnings from plastics maker Coral Products despite 'strong start' to financial year  Business Live


Spotlight on waste: Glasgow's bulk uplift charges have changed the game - Glasgow Times
Spotlight on waste: Glasgow's bulk uplift charges have changed the game  Glasgow Times


Why Christmas could be stuck in a shipping container - BBC News
Why Christmas could be stuck in a shipping container  BBC News


Global Antimicrobial Plastics Market Size to Reach USD 81.95 Billion in 2028, Says Reports and Data - PR Newswire UK
Global Antimicrobial Plastics Market Size to Reach USD 81.95 Billion in 2028, Says Reports and Data  PR Newswire UK


Poundbury man publishes book analysing issues highlighted during pandemic - Dorset Echo
Poundbury man publishes book analysing issues highlighted during pandemic  Dorset Echo


Eco-friendly holidays: Inside Salt of Palmar, the hotel ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor in Mauritius - Daily Mail
Eco-friendly holidays: Inside Salt of Palmar, the hotel ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor in Mauritius  Daily Mail


Sustainability Concerns Hits Paints & Coatings and Plastics Industry, Demand for Pigments to Value US$ 45 Billion by 2031 - PR Newswire UK
Sustainability Concerns Hits Paints & Coatings and Plastics Industry, Demand for Pigments to Value US$ 45 Billion by 2031  PR Newswire UK


Plastic debris 'weighing same as 40 blue whales' floating in the Med - Metro.co.uk
Plastic debris 'weighing same as 40 blue whales' floating in the Med  Metro.co.uk


Mura Technology on recycling the unrecyclable - Packaging Europe
Mura Technology on recycling the unrecyclable  Packaging Europe


Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2021 brings technologies to life after 2 transformative years - Medical Plastics News
Med-Tech Innovation Expo 2021 brings technologies to life after 2 transformative years  Medical Plastics News


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


Polyamide Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product, By Application, By Region And Segment Forecasts, 2021 - 2028 - Yahoo Finance UK
Polyamide Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product, By Application, By Region And Segment Forecasts, 2021 - 2028  Yahoo Finance UK


New research into plastic contamination of farmland - The Scottish Farmer
New research into plastic contamination of farmland  The Scottish Farmer


Peaky finders: Vango and Outdooractive team up to get you to the top - Cambridge Network
Peaky finders: Vango and Outdooractive team up to get you to the top  Cambridge Network


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


Global Market Insights for Thermally Conductive Plastics, 2018-2020 & 2021-2026 - Yahoo Finance UK
Global Market Insights for Thermally Conductive Plastics, 2018-2020 & 2021-2026  Yahoo Finance UK


Tesco issues message to anybody who buys items that come in plastic bags - Manchester Evening News
Tesco issues message to anybody who buys items that come in plastic bags  Manchester Evening News


Major Newark employer creates 40 new jobs - Newark Advertiser
Major Newark employer creates 40 new jobs  Newark Advertiser


Letters: All ministers must make mental health their business - The Independent
Letters: All ministers must make mental health their business  The Independent


Survey: Confusion about sustainable packaging revealed - Packaging News
Survey: Confusion about sustainable packaging revealed  Packaging News


Industry Voice: Plastics - take, make and dispose - Investment Week
Industry Voice: Plastics - take, make and dispose  Investment Week


Career changes to family tragedy - the jobseekers looking for work - Grimsby Live
Career changes to family tragedy - the jobseekers looking for work  Grimsby Live


The recycling mistakes which see plastic and cardboard sent to landfill - ITV News
The recycling mistakes which see plastic and cardboard sent to landfill  ITV News


UK space missions to launch from 2022 as rocket company Skyrora and SaxaVord Spaceport secure landmark deal - Sky News
UK space missions to launch from 2022 as rocket company Skyrora and SaxaVord Spaceport secure landmark deal  Sky News


Cllr Phil North reshuffles Test Valley Borough Council cabinet - Andover Advertiser
Cllr Phil North reshuffles Test Valley Borough Council cabinet  Andover Advertiser


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


Stretch Hood Films Market Insights & Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2021-2030)| Sigma Plastics Group, Coveris Holdings S.A, Novolex Holdings Inc - Digital Journal
Stretch Hood Films Market Insights & Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2021-2030)| Sigma Plastics Group, Coveris Holdings S.A, Novolex Holdings Inc  Digital Journal


Turkey's plastics ban: Where does the UK send its waste now? - BBC News
Turkey's plastics ban: Where does the UK send its waste now?  BBC News


Gnarly Nutrition leads supplement industry in sustainability movement to remove plastic packaging - Retail Times
Gnarly Nutrition leads supplement industry in sustainability movement to remove plastic packaging  Retail Times


Most Detailed Research Report On Corrugated Plastic Sheet Market 2021. Industry Insights, Market Trends, Opportunities, Market Share. – Puck77 - Puck77
Most Detailed Research Report On Corrugated Plastic Sheet Market 2021. Industry Insights, Market Trends, Opportunities, Market Share. – Puck77  Puck77


Caps and Closures Market to Surpass 2799 Billion Units in 2021 as Application Surges in the Food & Beverage Industry: Future Market Insights - PR Newswire UK
Caps and Closures Market to Surpass 2799 Billion Units in 2021 as Application Surges in the Food & Beverage Industry: Future Market Insights  PR Newswire UK


Tom Ford Plastic Innovation Prize announces judges and early buyers - fashionunited.uk
Tom Ford Plastic Innovation Prize announces judges and early buyers  fashionunited.uk


Moneysupermarket hopes to be quids in | Business - The Times
Moneysupermarket hopes to be quids in | Business  The Times


The White Oil Market is likely to exceed USD 2.5 billion by 2027, says Global Market Insights Inc. - PR Newswire UK
The White Oil Market is likely to exceed USD 2.5 billion by 2027, says Global Market Insights Inc.  PR Newswire UK


Businesses 'not aware' of plastics tax, Veolia says - letsrecycle.com
Businesses 'not aware' of plastics tax, Veolia says  letsrecycle.com


Phthalates exposure leads to placental gene changes - BioNews
Phthalates exposure leads to placental gene changes  BioNews


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


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


Global $98.7 Bn Blow Molded Plastics (PP, ABS, PE, PVC) Markets to 2028: Shift In Trends Towards Replacement of Glass & Metals & Growing Construction Spending in Emerging Markets - Yahoo Eurosport UK
Global $98.7 Bn Blow Molded Plastics (PP, ABS, PE, PVC) Markets to 2028: Shift In Trends Towards Replacement of Glass & Metals & Growing Construction Spending in Emerging Markets  Yahoo Eurosport UK


Market Assessment of Static Shielding Bags Industry: Growth Drivers by Top Players like 3M, Desco Industries, Tekins Limited, Elcom (UK) Ltd, GWP Group Limited, International Plastics, and more | Affluence – Puck77 - Puck77
Market Assessment of Static Shielding Bags Industry: Growth Drivers by Top Players like 3M, Desco Industries, Tekins Limited, Elcom (UK) Ltd, GWP Group Limited, International Plastics, and more | Affluence – Puck77  Puck77


Cash & Coin Deposit Bags Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2026 | Ampac Holdings, International Plastics, Dunbar Security Products - Big News Network
Cash & Coin Deposit Bags Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2026 | Ampac Holdings, International Plastics, Dunbar Security Products  Big News Network


UK under growing pressure to ban all exports of plastic waste - The Guardian
UK under growing pressure to ban all exports of plastic waste  The Guardian


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


Carbon Black Production to Increase by 1.4x on the Backdrop of Burgeoning Demand from Application Industries - PR Newswire UK
Carbon Black Production to Increase by 1.4x on the Backdrop of Burgeoning Demand from Application Industries  PR Newswire UK


Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN Contemporary - Review 2021 - PCMag UK
Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN Contemporary - Review 2021  PCMag UK


Zero Waste Europe continues campaign against EfW - Materials Recycling World
Zero Waste Europe continues campaign against EfW  Materials Recycling World


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


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


The Guardian view on recycling plastics: keep it in the UK - The Guardian
The Guardian view on recycling plastics: keep it in the UK  The Guardian


Plastics-to-fuel (PTF) Market to Witness Rapid Growth by 2025 | Fairfield Market Research - Digital Journal
Plastics-to-fuel (PTF) Market to Witness Rapid Growth by 2025 | Fairfield Market Research  Digital Journal


UK Government may ban oxo-degradable plastics following consultation - Circular Online
UK Government may ban oxo-degradable plastics following consultation  Circular Online


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


Medical Plastics Market Has Revealed Immense Growth with Key Companies | Lubrizol, Ensinger, Celanese, BASF, Arkema, Eastman Chemical Co., Spectrum Plastics Group, Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc. – Puck77 - Puck77
Medical Plastics Market Has Revealed Immense Growth with Key Companies | Lubrizol, Ensinger, Celanese, BASF, Arkema, Eastman Chemical Co., Spectrum Plastics Group, Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc. – Puck77  Puck77