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  • UK Plastics Manufacturer Steps Up To the Global Recycling Challenge

    Leafield Environmental is attracting lots of interest from overseas markets on the back of strong demand worldwide for good quality recycling and litter products. MD Phil Maddox said: “New recycling legislations in the UK and abroad is driving the demand for good quality, robust plastic bins globally.” The company manufactures using rotational moulding ...

  • Take Another Look at Recycled Plastics!

    Have you ever wondered what happens to the plastic bottles you throw in the recycling bin or the plastic bags and wraps you bring back to the grocery store? Though recycled plastics might be out-of-mind once the raw material leaves your hand, they are far from out-of-sight. Chances are, these valuable materials have already made their way back into your home or your car - you might even be ...


  • MGB Plastics helps Hull recycle more

    Bin manufacturer MGB Plastics has helped Hull achieve record recycling rates with its new delivery of bins. From September 2009, the firm has replaced residents’ old bins with three new ones including its own brown bins for food and garden waste, blue bins for recyclables and bin supplier Straight’s kitchen caddies. So far, it has successfully ...

  • Game App Bin It! 2.0 Rewards Players With Real World Products For Virtual Plastics Recycling

     A newly updated game app for plastics recycling now rewards players with real world products for virtual plastics recycling.  Plastics Make ...


    By Plastics Make it Possible

  • Education Needed in Changing Face of Plastics Recycling

    Many consumers have questions about where and how to recycle their plastics, and because collection differs from municipality to municipality, the answers aren’t always easy to find. To help address these issues, the ...

  • British plastics recyclers lead the way at IdentiPlast 2013

    A clothing-store mannequin and an award-winning recyclables bin, both made from UK-sourced household plastic packaging waste, served to highlight progress made by British firms in recycling challenging materials at an international conference on plastic waste recovery. Containing 50% recycled post-consumer flexible films, the plastic male torso was produced ...

  • Axion: Laying down markers for plastic packaging recycling

    New developments in marker technologies for sorting plastic packaging should not be viewed as ‘the answer’ to increasing recycling rates, however they could be valuable in other ways leading to higher quality and value in recycling, suggests Axion Consulting. While methods to detect different polymer types, such as fluorescent pigments and digital watermarks, offer exciting potential ...

  • Taylor made washing lines for wet recycling of plastics by NEUE HERBOLD

    NEUE HERBOLD Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH, located in Sinsheim/Germany manufactures and sells complete washing lines for the recycling of plastics waste. Prior to re-pelletizing the plastic waste must be size reduced, washed and if necessary foreign materials separated. NEUE HERBOLD washing lines, produce granules or flakes with a high quality even at today's required outputs. Materials which ...

  • Vikoz Makes Plastic Recycling Easy by Purchasing Scrap Plastic Anywhere in the U.S. or Canada

    Vikoz Enterprises is now purchasing plastic scrap for recycling anywhere in the United States and Canada. In a day and age when plastic products are found in nearly everything we use on a daily basis, the disposal of discarded plastic materials and plastic scrap has become a major environmental concern, and in today’s “green” society the proper recycling of ...


    By Vikoz Enterprises Inc.

  • Axion: Are biodegradable plastics better for the environment?

      Plastics are indispensable in many areas of our modern lives, yet questions over the material’s sustainability are rarely out of the headlines these days. Are biodegradable, compostable and bio-plastics really a better environmental solution? Richard McKinlay, Head of Circular Economy at resource recovery specialist Axion, offers his opinion.   ...


    By Axion Group

  • New EcoAce Recycles for the Future

    The space-saving EcoAce has a stylish and modern design to fit the needs of different settings from lecture theatres and classrooms to libraries and kitchens. The compact bin can be used with or without bags and has cut out handles to allow easy lifting to central collection points. The lids can be adapted for up to eight different types of waste from mixed recycling to cans and paper, and the ...

  • Efactor3 to offer plastics washing, drying system

    The DRD drying and cleaning system from MAS, which will be available in the United States through Efactor3 LLC, Charlotte, N.C., was introduced during the NPE 2009 event in Chicago in June. MAS (Maschinen- und Anlagenbau Schulz GmbH of Austria) says its dry cleaning system “is a well-proven alternative to water washing plants for plastic recycling.” Cleaning is carried out by the DRD (Double ...


    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • Casella opens zero-sort facility, built by CP Manufacturing

    CP Manufacturing, San Diego, CA, installed a new Zero-Sort Facility for Casella in Rutland, Vermont. The 30,000TPY Zero-Sort Facility is now in full operation. The new facility is expected to drive improved recycling rates in the surrounding communities of Vermont, as well as from Glen Falls, NY, all the way ...


    By CP Manufacturing, Inc.

  • Smurfit Kappa Recycling Brings Colour to Community Recycling Project

    Smurfit Kappa Recycling Brings Colour to Community Recycling Project PRESS RELEASE 3 August 2010 – A Smurfit Kappa Recycling paper bank was given some flower power by hardworking volunteers and local children hoping to encourage recycling and deter fly tippers in a district of Birmingham. ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • City of Hartsville, Sonoco Recycling Announce Recycling Pilot Program

    The City of Hartsville and Sonoco Recycling, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Sonoco (NYSE: SON), today announced the launch of a six-year recycling pilot program for the City. Aimed at increasing commercial and residential recycling, the pilot program was kicked off during a press conference held today at Saffron, a family-owned local restaurant. Speakers at the ...


    By Sonoco Recycling

  • Plastic shredder supports new processing line at Indigo Environmental

    Plastic recycling specialist Indigo Environmental has invested in a new UNTHA RS40 shredder to boost its processing capabilities of this problematic waste. Handling four tonnes of material per day, the four-shaft machine with ram-assisted hopper is transforming bulky and oversize plastics – including 240 litre wheelie bins, 205 litre HDPE drums and LDPE buckets – into a Passionate ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • GE Appliances is First Appliance Manufacturer to Partner in Four Voluntary EPA Programs

    Giving customers one more reason to choose GE appliances, GE announced today that it has become a partner with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WasteWise Program – a voluntary initiative focused on waste reduction and saving environmental resources while reducing emissions. GE also announced its partnership with EPA’s SmartWay® ...


    By General Electric

  • Axion urges Government Circular Economy policy to support UK manufacturers

      Sustainability and circular economy principles should be at the heart of Government policy to encourage UK manufacturers to incorporate more recycled content in new goods, conserve raw ...


    By Axion Group

  • We helped recycling at Marwell Zoo become more relephant

    We manufactured bespoke Mini Cyclo Dual Recycling Bins for Marwell Zoo in Winchester, with the added feature of a tray stacking area on the top of the unit. Manufactured from glass fibre composite, our Mini Cyclo bins are hardwearing and durable, and ...


    By Hansford Sensors

  • Falling Oil Prices Lower Recycling Value

    Tech savvy recyclers like ATR utilize reuse to reduce strategies to create new jobs despite the falling oil prices. The Wall Street Journal and CBS News feeds are ...

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