2022

01 Dec 2022

UBA-Studie befürwortet Abgabe von bis 8,95 Euro pro Kilo Einwegplastik

Egal ob Kaffee-To-Go-Becher oder Zigarettenkippe – immer noch landet zu viel Einwegplastik in Straßen oder Parks.Vor allem Städte und Gemeinden kostet die Sammlung und Reinigung jährlich bis zu 434 ...

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01 Dec 2022

Report shows decline in California recycling rate

The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), Sacramento, has released the results of a yearlong study it conducted in 2021 analyzing that state's disposal habits. The ...

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30 Nov 2022

Registration opens for Irish DRS ahead of 2024 launch

The Irish government has opened registration for its deposit return scheme (DRS), which it is aiming to fully launch in February 2024.In a statement yesterday (28 November), the government said the ...

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30 Nov 2022

Waste access now key battleground for chemical recycling growth

The only current certainty for the European recycling chain is uncertainty. Uncertainty typically leads to nervousness, which in turn leads to volatility, as markets react to each fluctuation in ...

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28 Nov 2022

L’Italia esporta rifiuti per 4,2 mln di tonnellate l’anno: mancano gli impianti e il mercato

Barberi: «Introdurre strumenti efficaci come gli incentivi fiscali (ad esempio con Iva agevolata) per rendere competitivi i materiali riciclati»Assoambiente ha presentato oggi a Roma il rapporto ...

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25 Nov 2022

Qenos and Cleanaway have answer to soft plastic woes

Qenos and Cleanaway are offering up part of the solution to Australia’s soft plastic waste woes after the suspension of the country’s largest soft plastics collection and recycling scheme run by ...

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25 Nov 2022

Terracycle removes a million pounds of waste from Bangkok canals

The TerraCycle Global Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by TerraCycle, has removed over a million pounds of waste from rivers and waterways since 2020. Operating in canals throughout ...

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23 Nov 2022

Closed Loop Partners launches Circular Services business

The Circular Services business unit will help to develop and improve recycling infrastructure. Brookfield Renewable has invested $700 million in the new business unit.New York-based Closed Loop ...

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23 Nov 2022

UK’s Plastics Industry Awards celebrate 21st anniversary

16 winners announced at glittering London gala event.Perhaps the most-looked-forward-to event on the UK plastics industry calendar - the Plastics Industry Awards 2022 awards - took place in London ...

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23 Nov 2022

ESA seeks ‘high-level discussion’ with Defra on export ban

The Environmental Services Association (ESA) says it is seeking a “high-level discussion” with Defra about how the sector can realise the Government’s ambitions and move towards an export ban for ...

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