New Video For Recycling Technologies

At the World Economic Forum, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and McKinsey recently published a report, “The New Plastic Economy,” which found that: Globally, only 10% of the plastic produced is recycled; the 311 million tonnes produced in 2014 is set to double over the next 20 years; and by 2025, there will be 1 tonne of plastic in the world’s …

Ricardo and Recycling Technologies to characterise plastic waste derived clean fuel

Recycling Technologies’ highly innovative PlaxxTM fuel is created from residual mixed plastic waste that is not amenable to direct recycling and would otherwise go to landfill. The company is working with Ricardo to characterise the use of this recycled, low sulphur fuel as a substitute for fossil based heavy fuel oil (HFO) and diesel in applications such as power generation …

Recycling plastic, a bold new source of eco-friendly shipping fuel?

A new research project in the UK is testing whether residual waste plastic could be turned into an alternative fuel to power ship engines. If successful, the new fuel could prove a cleaner and cheaper substitute for heavy fuel oil, a highly toxic substance currently dominating the marine fuel market…

Recycling Technologies interviewed for BBC Radio Wiltshire

Adrian Griffiths was interviewed by Karen Gardener of BBC Radio Wiltshire for a spot in her afternoon programme ‘Wiltshire Wow’ where she came back for a second look at the company’s progress and the latest stage of the project.