A circular solution to managing plastic waste

By Adrian Haworth, Sales and Marketing Director, Recycling Technologies SWINDON 23 SEPTEMBER 2016. Plastic has a significant role to play in achieving a sustainable future. Global production has topped 300 million metric tons per annum, a figure expected to double in the next 20 years. However, the systems for dealing with plastic waste lag significantly behind other materials, with the …

Fuel made from recycled plastic could power ship engines

New research will test whether Plaxx®, a fuel made from mixed plastic waste, can be used as an alternative to crude derived fuels in industrial and marine engines. SWINDON, 28th JULY 2016 – The research, funded by Innovate UK and ESPRC will be led by Associate Professor Farid Dailami, Bristol Robotics Laboratory (BRL), in partnership with Recycling Technologies, developers of …