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Report: Carpet experiencing lower UK recycling and reuse rates than plastics - edie.net
Report: Carpet experiencing lower UK recycling and reuse rates than plastics  edie.net


General Election 2019 | Where the parties stand - Packaging News
General Election 2019 | Where the parties stand  Packaging News


MacRebur wins award at Europe's biggest business competition - British Plastics and Rubber
MacRebur wins award at Europe's biggest business competition  British Plastics and Rubber


UK Supermarket Plastic Use Increases: Despite Pledges To Cut Waste - Plant Based News
UK Supermarket Plastic Use Increases: Despite Pledges To Cut Waste  Plant Based News


Charity urges people to go green with Christmas jumpers - British Plastics and Rubber
Charity urges people to go green with Christmas jumpers  British Plastics and Rubber


Nestle to use 100% recycled plastics in Buxton water bottles - edie.net
Nestle to use 100% recycled plastics in Buxton water bottles  edie.net


Researchers use robots to produce advanced materials - British Plastics and Rubber
Researchers use robots to produce advanced materials  British Plastics and Rubber


BASF releases new Ultrason P with improved flowability - British Plastics and Rubber
BASF releases new Ultrason P with improved flowability  British Plastics and Rubber


Fmcg sector is making progress on plastic | Comment & Opinion - The Grocer
Fmcg sector is making progress on plastic | Comment & Opinion  The Grocer


NCC partners with Drive System Design on new EV project - British Plastics and Rubber
NCC partners with Drive System Design on new EV project  British Plastics and Rubber


Buxton to move to 100 per cent recycled plastic - British Plastics and Rubber
Buxton to move to 100 per cent recycled plastic  British Plastics and Rubber


Recyclers launch second farm plastics scheme - letsrecycle.com
Recyclers launch second farm plastics scheme  letsrecycle.com


UK Farm Plastic Responsibility Scheme to launch in the New Year - Resource Magazine
UK Farm Plastic Responsibility Scheme to launch in the New Year  Resource Magazine


Food-to-go giants support Dubai Airport's ban on single-use plastics - edie.net
Food-to-go giants support Dubai Airport's ban on single-use plastics  edie.net


General election 2019: Your questions on climate change and the environment - BBC News
General election 2019: Your questions on climate change and the environment  BBC News


Western plastics 'poisoning Indonesian food chain' - BBC News
Western plastics 'poisoning Indonesian food chain'  BBC News


Speed Plastics to exhibit at MEDICA 2019 - British Plastics and Rubber
Speed Plastics to exhibit at MEDICA 2019  British Plastics and Rubber


Poseidon Plastics to build 10,000 tonne UK facility to recycle trays, pots, containers and polyester fabrics - Resource Efficient Business
Poseidon Plastics to build 10,000 tonne UK facility to recycle trays, pots, containers and polyester fabrics  Resource Efficient Business


General election 2019: Focus on Ynys Mon - BBC News
General election 2019: Focus on Ynys Mon  BBC News


UK is top contributor to PVC recycling scheme - British Plastics and Rubber
UK is top contributor to PVC recycling scheme  British Plastics and Rubber


INEOS Styrolution and Agilyx advance development of chemical recycling plant in Illinois - British Plastics and Rubber
INEOS Styrolution and Agilyx advance development of chemical recycling plant in Illinois  British Plastics and Rubber


BPF publishes a new guide for jointing polyethylene pressure pipes - British Plastics and Rubber
BPF publishes a new guide for jointing polyethylene pressure pipes  British Plastics and Rubber


RMS launches a crisis communications service for UK manufacturers - British Plastics and Rubber
RMS launches a crisis communications service for UK manufacturers  British Plastics and Rubber


Bunting opens new European sales office - British Plastics and Rubber
Bunting opens new European sales office  British Plastics and Rubber


STADLER Delabelers enable high-quality bottle sorting - British Plastics and Rubber
STADLER Delabelers enable high-quality bottle sorting  British Plastics and Rubber


Plastics and packaging – how to drive positive change - CSO Magazine - The Global CSR & Sustainability Platform
Plastics and packaging – how to drive positive change  CSO Magazine - The Global CSR & Sustainability Platform


Where do the major parties stand on plastics, recycling, and the environment? - British Plastics and Rubber
Where do the major parties stand on plastics, recycling, and the environment?  British Plastics and Rubber


British Pavilion stand booking deadline for Chinaplas 2020 approaches - British Plastics and Rubber
British Pavilion stand booking deadline for Chinaplas 2020 approaches  British Plastics and Rubber


Where plastic outnumbers fish by seven to one - BBC News
Where plastic outnumbers fish by seven to one  BBC News


Vodafone Rolling out Half-Sized SIMS as Part of New Plastic Reducing Policy - Gizmodo UK
Vodafone Rolling out Half-Sized SIMS as Part of New Plastic Reducing Policy  Gizmodo UK


Addmaster (UK) attends CIAA for the first time - British Plastics and Rubber
Addmaster (UK) attends CIAA for the first time  British Plastics and Rubber


Berry Superfos releases online packaging design tool - British Plastics and Rubber
Berry Superfos releases online packaging design tool  British Plastics and Rubber


OCEANETS Project turns discarded fishing nets to sportswear - British Plastics and Rubber
OCEANETS Project turns discarded fishing nets to sportswear  British Plastics and Rubber


Vodafone reduces plastic waste with the launch of half-sized SIM cards - British Plastics and Rubber
Vodafone reduces plastic waste with the launch of half-sized SIM cards  British Plastics and Rubber


INEOS and Viridor partner to produce new hybrid plastics range - British Plastics and Rubber
INEOS and Viridor partner to produce new hybrid plastics range  British Plastics and Rubber


UK innovator chosen by US Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia department to deliver pioneering health solutions - British Plastics and Rubber
UK innovator chosen by US Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia department to deliver pioneering health solutions  British Plastics and Rubber


Global trade issues a worry for Europe's plastics industry - British Plastics and Rubber
Global trade issues a worry for Europe's plastics industry  British Plastics and Rubber


Online tool to monitor uptake of recycled polymers launched in the UK - British Plastics and Rubber
Online tool to monitor uptake of recycled polymers launched in the UK  British Plastics and Rubber


Viridor and Unilever agree five-year contract for recycled plastic - British Plastics and Rubber
Viridor and Unilever agree five-year contract for recycled plastic  British Plastics and Rubber


China aims to control rural plastic pollution with new draft policy - British Plastics and Rubber
China aims to control rural plastic pollution with new draft policy  British Plastics and Rubber


New Anellotech technology tackles plastic pollution by recycling plastic waste into chemicals - British Plastics and Rubber
New Anellotech technology tackles plastic pollution by recycling plastic waste into chemicals  British Plastics and Rubber


Rounding up 2019 - British Plastics and Rubber
Rounding up 2019  British Plastics and Rubber


Malaysian circular economy roadmap for plastics to be launched by 2020 - Circular Online
Malaysian circular economy roadmap for plastics to be launched by 2020  Circular Online


Lego takes over the Savoy hotel this Christmas - British Plastics and Rubber
Lego takes over the Savoy hotel this Christmas  British Plastics and Rubber


ePac UK looks forward to grand opening - British Plastics and Rubber
ePac UK looks forward to grand opening  British Plastics and Rubber


DSM and ecosystem partners present digital platform for additive manufacturing - British Plastics and Rubber
DSM and ecosystem partners present digital platform for additive manufacturing  British Plastics and Rubber


Is supermarkets' rising plastic use an ESG threat? - Investors Chronicle
Is supermarkets' rising plastic use an ESG threat?  Investors Chronicle


IW Capital announces £2 million investment in Impact Recycling - British Plastics and Rubber
IW Capital announces £2 million investment in Impact Recycling  British Plastics and Rubber


Plastic pollution: Wales should cut 3G sports pitch waste - BBC News
Plastic pollution: Wales should cut 3G sports pitch waste  BBC News


News Daily: Hong Kong stand-off continues, and Attenborough sees plastics change - BBC News
News Daily: Hong Kong stand-off continues, and Attenborough sees plastics change  BBC News


Ecosurety launches £1 million Exploration Fund - British Plastics and Rubber
Ecosurety launches £1 million Exploration Fund  British Plastics and Rubber


ALBIS to use materials portfolio in fuel cell applications - British Plastics and Rubber
ALBIS to use materials portfolio in fuel cell applications  British Plastics and Rubber


Linear Plastics increases investment in Business Improvement Techniques - British Plastics and Rubber
Linear Plastics increases investment in Business Improvement Techniques  British Plastics and Rubber


OSO Polymers opens recycling plant in Leeds - British Plastics and Rubber
OSO Polymers opens recycling plant in Leeds  British Plastics and Rubber


Belu backs recycled PETPlastics in Packaging - Plastics in Packaging
Belu backs recycled PETPlastics in Packaging  Plastics in Packaging


The Number Of Sea Creatures Choking On Plastic Will Put You Off Ever Buying Another Bottled Drink - HuffPost UK
The Number Of Sea Creatures Choking On Plastic Will Put You Off Ever Buying Another Bottled Drink  HuffPost UK


Reckitt Benckiser partners with Veolia to drive a circular plastics economy - British Plastics and Rubber
Reckitt Benckiser partners with Veolia to drive a circular plastics economy  British Plastics and Rubber


Plastribution launches new sustainable materials portfolio - British Plastics and Rubber
Plastribution launches new sustainable materials portfolio  British Plastics and Rubber


Britvic announces sustainable packaging milestone - British Plastics and Rubber
Britvic announces sustainable packaging milestone  British Plastics and Rubber


FANUC delivers robot series to MTC - British Plastics and Rubber
FANUC delivers robot series to MTC  British Plastics and Rubber


Silvergate launches new range for Film Makers - British Plastics and Rubber
Silvergate launches new range for Film Makers  British Plastics and Rubber


European Bioplastics elects new board - British Plastics and Rubber
European Bioplastics elects new board  British Plastics and Rubber


CHEP plans to reshape supply chainsPlastics in Packaging - Plastics in Packaging
CHEP plans to reshape supply chainsPlastics in Packaging  Plastics in Packaging


Bragg diffraction monitors wound healing, plastic soil and other physical science innovations - physicsworld.com
Bragg diffraction monitors wound healing, plastic soil and other physical science innovations  physicsworld.com


Scottish Parliament to discuss deposit return scheme - British Plastics and Rubber
Scottish Parliament to discuss deposit return scheme  British Plastics and Rubber


Andusia signs 'plastic reduced' RDF deal - letsrecycle.com
Andusia signs 'plastic reduced' RDF deal  letsrecycle.com


UK supermarket plastic rises to over 900,000 tonnes: NGO report - Packaging Gateway
UK supermarket plastic rises to over 900,000 tonnes: NGO report  Packaging Gateway


Big recycling lie as UK's plastic waste is dumped and burned on Malaysian streets - Mirror Online
Big recycling lie as UK's plastic waste is dumped and burned on Malaysian streets  Mirror Online


Business growth for Ad-Vance Engineering - British Plastics and Rubber
Business growth for Ad-Vance Engineering  British Plastics and Rubber


Plastic pollution: Grass 'could be used for packaging' - BBC South East Wales
Plastic pollution: Grass 'could be used for packaging'  BBC South East Wales


Suntory Group joins Global Plastic Action Partnership - British Plastics and Rubber
Suntory Group joins Global Plastic Action Partnership  British Plastics and Rubber


We’re Obsessed With This Recyclable Material That Looks Just Like Terrazzo - HouseBeautiful.com
We’re Obsessed With This Recyclable Material That Looks Just Like Terrazzo  HouseBeautiful.com


Plastic substitute from fish waste hauls in Dyson award for UK designer - The Guardian
Plastic substitute from fish waste hauls in Dyson award for UK designer  The Guardian


Health professionals' commitment is 'crucial to the green transition of healthcare' - British Plastics and Rubber
Health professionals' commitment is 'crucial to the green transition of healthcare'  British Plastics and Rubber


Industry publishes business manifesto for post-Brexit economy - British Plastics and Rubber
Industry publishes business manifesto for post-Brexit economy  British Plastics and Rubber


AMI releases PP Compounds in Europe 2019 - British Plastics and Rubber
AMI releases PP Compounds in Europe 2019  British Plastics and Rubber


Boots to move to 100 per cent compostable pharmacy bags - British Plastics and Rubber
Boots to move to 100 per cent compostable pharmacy bags  British Plastics and Rubber


Take a look inside Amey's Waterbeach waste plant | Ely and Soham News - Ely Standard
Take a look inside Amey's Waterbeach waste plant | Ely and Soham News  Ely Standard


Global Corrugated Plastic Cardboard Market Insights 2019: : Coroplast, Primex Plastics, Karton, SIMONA, DS Smith, Distriplast - PR Industry News
Global Corrugated Plastic Cardboard Market Insights 2019: : Coroplast, Primex Plastics, Karton, SIMONA, DS Smith, Distriplast  PR Industry News


A countryside dweller’s guide to the 2019 General Election: Who will do what, and where, and when? - Country Life
A countryside dweller’s guide to the 2019 General Election: Who will do what, and where, and when?  Country Life


Buxton water set to launch full 100% recyclable range - Buxton Advertiser
Buxton water set to launch full 100% recyclable range  Buxton Advertiser


Elon Musk chooses Berlin as location for new Tesla factory - British Plastics and Rubber
Elon Musk chooses Berlin as location for new Tesla factory  British Plastics and Rubber


Packaging Innovations 2020 to return to Birmingham's NEC - British Plastics and Rubber
Packaging Innovations 2020 to return to Birmingham's NEC  British Plastics and Rubber


60000 evacuated after explosion at Texas chemical plant - British Plastics and Rubber
60000 evacuated after explosion at Texas chemical plant  British Plastics and Rubber


Cliffe Packaging investment leads to new facility - British Plastics and Rubber
Cliffe Packaging investment leads to new facility  British Plastics and Rubber


Viridor agrees “transformative” five-year supply of recycled PET - Circular Online
Viridor agrees “transformative” five-year supply of recycled PET  Circular Online


Klöckner Pentaplast launches next sustainable food-to-go packaging range - British Plastics and Rubber
Klöckner Pentaplast launches next sustainable food-to-go packaging range  British Plastics and Rubber


PLASTICS applauds introduction of RECOVER Act to improve US recycling infrastructure - British Plastics and Rubber
PLASTICS applauds introduction of RECOVER Act to improve US recycling infrastructure  British Plastics and Rubber


Bottle deposit scheme: MSPs suggest a 'variable rate' - BBC News
Bottle deposit scheme: MSPs suggest a 'variable rate'  BBC News


BASF commences its smart Verbund project in China - British Plastics and Rubber
BASF commences its smart Verbund project in China  British Plastics and Rubber


Manufacturing activity remains weak, according to CBI survey - British Plastics and Rubber
Manufacturing activity remains weak, according to CBI survey  British Plastics and Rubber


Global Automotive Seat Plastic Parts Market 2019 Synopsis: by Players Magna International (Canada), Howa Plastics (Japan) - Planet InfoWar
Global Automotive Seat Plastic Parts Market 2019 Synopsis: by Players Magna International (Canada), Howa Plastics (Japan)  Planet InfoWar


Can laboratories curb their addiction to plastic? - The Guardian
Can laboratories curb their addiction to plastic?  The Guardian


Global BOPP Films for Packaging Market 2019-2025 Toray Plastics, Profol, Uflex, Cosmo Films - Bishop's Cleeve Bulletin
Global BOPP Films for Packaging Market 2019-2025 Toray Plastics, Profol, Uflex, Cosmo Films  Bishop's Cleeve Bulletin


Vanden continues global expansion with new Dubai location - British Plastics and Rubber
Vanden continues global expansion with new Dubai location  British Plastics and Rubber


Coroplast Sheets Market Growth Rate, Production Volume and Future Opportunities From 2019-2024 - Chronicles 360
Coroplast Sheets Market Growth Rate, Production Volume and Future Opportunities From 2019-2024  Chronicles 360


Coveris targets growth in BOPP beverage labels - British Plastics and Rubber
Coveris targets growth in BOPP beverage labels  British Plastics and Rubber


Brittany Ferries says it will reduce and eventually eliminate the use of single-use plastics on its fleet of ships - Portsmouth News
Brittany Ferries says it will reduce and eventually eliminate the use of single-use plastics on its fleet of ships  Portsmouth News


Dead Deer Found In Thai National Park Had 15lbs Of Plastic Rubbish In Its Stomach - HuffPost UK
Dead Deer Found In Thai National Park Had 15lbs Of Plastic Rubbish In Its Stomach  HuffPost UK


ISCF Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging Challenge to open on 9th December - British Plastics and Rubber
ISCF Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging Challenge to open on 9th December  British Plastics and Rubber