Gary Bullard appointed as the New Chairman of the Board

News Centre, Press Releases

Swindon, December 20, 2019 – We are delighted to announce Gary Bullard has joined the Board as Chairman, bringing to the company over 30 years’ strategic and operational leadership experience. Gary has held a number of very senior roles in major corporates such as IBM and BT. Until 2012 he was President at Logica UK and a member of the …

Startups Tackling The Plastics Challenge Can Win The War For Talent

Forbes News Centre

“Hiring the right talent is always a challenge for startups, arguably one of the biggest in terms of the constraints it can have on business activities and growth, but those in the sustainability sector seem to be bucking the trend.” “Increasingly people want to work for companies that are making a difference, including British plastics reprocessing company Recycling Technologies. The …

Citeo, Total, Recycling Technologies, Mars and Nestlé Join Forces to Develop Chemical Recycling of Plastics in France

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Paris, December 10, 2019 – As part of Citeo’s call for projects to promote eco-design, recycling and recovery projects for plastic and paper in France, leading international energy company Total, plastic recycling technology provider Recycling Technologies, global brands Nestlé and Mars today joined forces to develop an innovative industrial chemical recycling industry in France. The first-of-a-kind consortium of world-leading players …

Recycling Technologies offers the RT7000

Recycling Today Global News Centre

United Kingdom-based Recycling Technologies has developed a proprietary feedstock recycling machine for plastics. The RT7000 converts residual plastic scrap back into the oil it originally came from, according to a company news release. The oil, called Plaxx, is to be used as a petrochemical feedstock to produce new virgin-quality polymers with recycled content. Read the full article on Recycling Today …

Binn Eco Park looks forward to a world first in recycling

Invest in Perth News Centre

Project Beacon will combine mechanical and chemical recycling in the world’s first Advanced Plastic Recycling Facility. The project, which originated as a concept jointly developed by Pi Polymer Recycling and Recycling Technologies, will combine both types of recycling with an advanced sorting facility at Binn Ecopark in Glenfarg, with Binn Group as supply chain partner. Read the full article on …

Proud to be part of the Global Wave

News Centre

THURSDAY, 24 OCTOBER 2019 NEW GLOBAL COMMITMENT REPORT REVEALS PROGRESS TOWARDS ELIMINATING PLASTIC POLLUTION We are pleased to be represented in the publication of the first Global Commitment 2019 Progress Report. Published by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and the UN Environmental Programme, it reveals companies’ and governments’ efforts to combat plastic waste and pollution. KEY MESSAGES FROM THE REPORT 1. …

BP invests £19.5m in innovative pilot plant for ‘unrecyclable’ plastics

edie.net News Centre

BP’s Petrochemicals arm has unveiled plans for a multi-million dollar investment in an innovative recycling technology designed to create a second life for “previously unrecyclable” packaging.  Elsewhere, Tesco has this year inked a deal with Swindon-based recycling firm Recycling Technologies to trial an innovative system that converts soft plastics back into oil, while Nestle and Procter and Gamble (P&G) have …

The battle to break plastic’s bonds

BBC News News Centre

Most of the endeavours in this area are in industry, where new ventures and existing chemical giants are trying to develop techniques that can, on an industrial and profitable scale, break down plastics into either fuels or feedstocks – chemicals which can be fed back into a plant to produce brand new plastics. “Many plastics are efficiently mechanically recycled,” he …

Recycling Technologies to showcase best of British recycling innovation at K 2019

BP&R News Centre

Recycling Technologies will exhibit ground-breaking developments, and demonstrating on the international stage how British recycling innovation is helping solve the problem of end-of-life plastic waste. Elena Parisi, Sales and Marketing Director at Recycling Technologies, said: “We are delighted to be at K 2019, showcasing our feedstock recycling capability for currently unrecycled plastics, and continuing to build partnerships to accelerate the …