The Ellen MacArthur Foundation – Drawing a Line In The Sand

New Plastics Economy Related Stories

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation should be applauded for this initiative; they have brought together important stakeholders in the plastic economy to stop this needless and harmful waste of plastic resources. Plastic is a wonderful material with considerable untapped economic and social value lost through incomplete recycling systems and the best way to address its waste is to add to its …

Swindon set to drop plastics collections

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Swindon borough council is proposing to temporarily stop collecting plastics for recycling and will instead encourage residents to dispose of their plastic in their black residual waste bins. If approved, the proposal means that the material will be converted into solid recovered fuel (SRF) at a facility on Cheney Manor and sent for energy from waste on the continent. Read …

Recycling Technologies receives support from recycling initiative in the Philippines

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The RT7000 has been designed as a transportable, modular, mass-producible unit, with a limited footprint of 30×30 m2. This allows it to be easily located on existing sites where the waste arises, largely avoiding costly transportation of low-density End-of-Life Plastic. The modular nature of the unit makes it suitable for sites with smaller or larger waste handling capacities. Each unit …