1:19 min Strategies & Market Analysis
Plastic recycling industry continues fast-paced efforts towards reaching the EU targets
New figures for installed plastics recycling capacities reveal a 13% growth - The total installed plastics recycling capacity in 2020 in EU27+3 grew by 1.1mt compared to the previous year.
0:41 min Strategies & Market Analysis
BASF to wind down activities in Russia and Belarus except for business that supports food production
As announced on March 3, 2022, BASF has not conducted new business in Russia and Belarus, in light of the war of aggression against Ukraine ordered by the Russian government. BASF strongly condemns the Russian attack on Ukraine and the violence against the civilian population.
1:44 min Strategies & Market Analysis
Veolia: Over three quarters of British businesses still unaware of Plastic Packaging Tax
The UK Government has introduced a new tax on plastic packaging from 1 April 2022. Two days before its initial implementation, Veolia reported that 77% of British retail and manufacturing businesses were still unaware of the impending Plastic Packaging Tax.