New rPET plant
SUEZ, Loop Industries and SK Geo Centric announce France as future site for production of virgin-quality PET plastic from 100% recycled material
Breaking ground of the new facility targeted for 2025 with commissioning expected ...
1:26 min Sustainability & Circular Economy
RECOUP launch inaugural ‘Reusability by Design’ guidance
Plastics resource efficiency and recycling charity, RECOUP, is delighted to launch the inaugural edition of ‘Reusability by Design’ guidance, to assist stakeholders with the design of reusable plastic packaging that meets the needs of the value chain from packaging manufacturers, ...
Coveris invests in green energy from Swedish wind farm
Coveris signed a 10-year purchase agreement with Neoen, a producer of exclusively renewable energy. Coveris is thus investing in green energy that meets the electricity needs of its European plants and will be generated by a future wind farm in Storbrännkullen, Sweden.
1:47 min Sustainability & Circular Economy
Plastics Europe and EuPC launch European Operation Clean Sweep® certification scheme
Plastics Europe, the association of plastics manufacturers in Europe, and EuPC, the association of European Plastics Converters, announce the launch of the Operation Clean Sweep® (OCS) harmonised European certification scheme. Adding this new tool to the OCS toolbox is a milestone ...
The Recycling Partnership announces first grants to improve capture of PET
The Recycling Partnership’s PET Recycling Coalition announced three grants to grow and strengthen PET recycling. In its initial round of granting, the Coalition awarded grants to two PET reclaimers and one Materials Recovery Facility that will result in over 2.5 million pounds per ...