UN: "Biodegradable" plastics not the answer to reducing marine litter

19.11.2015 − Increased adoption of plastics labelled "biodegradable" will not significantly decrease the amount of plastic waste entering the world's oceans, according to a UN report.» more


More than 30 per cent of plastic waste in Europe landfilled

18.11.2015 − Plastics recycling has grown slightly in Europe, but more than 30 per cent of total arisings continue to be landfilled» more

Recovered paper prices decline in Germany

18.11.2015 − It appears that the noticeable decline in recovered paper prices many market observers had been expecting in October actually took effect in November.» more