2024

12 Apr 2024

En 2022 los europeos generaron 19kg menos de residuos municipales por persona

En términos de reciclaje, las cifras muestran un menor porcentaje respecto al mismo período del año anterior, con 15 kg menos por persona dispuestos selectivamente.En 2022, la cantidad de residuos ...

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12 Apr 2024

Enzymatic Recycling: Will it Revolutionize Plastic Waste Management?

In the face of escalating global plastic pollution, enzymatic recycling has emerged as an innovative approach, capturing media attention by offering a novel solution to one of the most pressing ...

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12 Apr 2024

Roydon Resource and Recovery hit with 870k+ fine for illegal waste exports

Manchester-based Roydon Resource and Recovery has been fined over £870,000 for illegally exporting 10 shipping containers of waste to Poland.In a prosecution brought by the Environment Agency, the ...

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11 Apr 2024

Single-stream dry recycling collections should be avoided, the ECJRC finds

Results of a new study from the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (ECJRC) suggests that single-stream dry recycling collections should be avoided.The Joint Research Centre (JRC) study is on ...

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11 Apr 2024

Trash to Cash

The Chao Phraya river, Thailand’s largest, flows almost 400 kilometers from the mountains in the north of the country, through its fertile central plain and the capital Bangkok, before emptying into ...

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11 Apr 2024

Gestión de residuos en la UE: camino avanzado y retos pendientes

La UE genera más de 2.100 millones de toneladas de residuos al año. Los datos muestran que la cantidad de residuos y la forma en que se gestionan varían mucho entre los países de la UE, pero se ...

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08 Apr 2024

US plastics recovery declined in 2022

Just over 5 billion pounds of post-consumer plastic was recovered for recycling in 2022, an annual industry report found, marking a decrease from the prior year. One trade association pointed to ...

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08 Apr 2024

Chemical recycling of plastic: Better living through chemistry

Chemical recycling of plastic can deliver massive advantages, but it’s a technology in its infancy and needs scaling and standardising to be competitive. Ian Farrell looks at some of the technologies ...

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05 Apr 2024

52 % de mexicanos identifican envases reciclables, según encuesta

El Triángulo de Möbius no solo es el símbolo del reciclaje, sino también una herramienta clave para identificar materiales en envases plásticos.Uno de cada dos mexicanos reconoce si un envase es ...

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05 Apr 2024

PPWR: Sonderregeln für Kunststoff ökologisch und rechtlich unbegründet

Nach der gestrigen Einigung von Europäischem Parlament und Mitgliedstaaten über neue Regeln für Verpackungen in der EU kritisieren die Hersteller von Kunststoffverpackungen die zahlreichen ...

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