VinylPlus exceeds 810,000 tonnes of PVC recycling

VinylPlus announced the results of the first year of its 2030 Commitment at the 10th VinylPlus Sustainability Forum (#VSF2022). Livestreamed from Brussels, #VSF2022 gathered online around 500 participants from 40 countries. Under the theme ‘Embracing EU Green Deal Ambitions’, perspectives and scenarios generated by the current EU policy landscape were discussed,Continue Reading

Worldwide Mortuary Bags Industry to 2028

DUBLIN, May 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “E-scrap Recycling Market Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Product Type, Processed Material Type and Geography” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. According to this report the e-scrap recycling market is expected to reach US$ 8,199.04 million byContinue Reading

Drafting Film Market Size And Forecast

New Jersey, United States – Waste Recycling Services Market Report 2022-2029, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The Waste Recycling Services market study sheds light on the important growth dynamics expected to prevail across the assessment period 2022-2029. The study offers statistics ofContinue Reading

Ag plastics recycling focus of committee work

Two recycling companies said that they cannot accept net wrap because the composition makes it not economically viable to recycle for them MOUNTAIN VIEW COUNTY – County council has been updated on the work of the multi-stakeholder Ag Plastics Research Committee at Olds College, which is looking at ways toContinue Reading

South Korea Offers Davos a Model for Recycling

HWASEONG, South Korea — At a sprawling recycling plant in this city of farmland and industry, the sound of sustainability is deafening. The Recycling Management Corporation plant, one of the country’s nerve centers of plastics recycling, runs around the clock, its maze of conveyor belts and sorters producing a dinContinue Reading

Chasing consistency - Resource Recycling

This article appeared in the April 2022 issue of Resource Recycling. Subscribe today for access to all print content. At this point, most industry stakeholders have heard the statistic: Just 8.7% of plastic in America is recycled, according to the U.S. EPA. One of the reasons for this low numberContinue Reading

Coca-Cola: 'Recycling rates aren’t dramatically shifting'

With an ambitious goal to use at least 50% recycled material in its packaging by 2030, The Coca-Cola Co. is confronting the limited availability of food-grade recycled plastics, which the Independent Commodity Intelligence Services’ Mechanical Recycling Supply Tracker estimated late last year at about only 10% of the global annualContinue Reading

Advanced recycling: Opportunities for growth

As industries continue to shift away from fossil fuels and toward sustainability, many consumer-packaged-goods (CPG) companies have pledged to sell goods that have less impact on the environment. These pledges affect a large portion of the plastic products people use or encounter in everyday life, including packaging materials suchContinue Reading