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Sweden expands recycling plant for plastic packaging waste

02.09.2021 − The Swedish organisation Svensk Plaståtervinning (Swedish Plastic Recycling) is investing in the expansion of its sorting plant for plastic packaging waste in Motala. » more

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England seeks to expand bans on single-use plastic products

31.08.2021 − Policymakers are considering banning more single-use plastic products in England. The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) will seek public opinion on "a raft of items" including single-use plastic...» more

Waste plastics market considerably calmer in Germany in July

06.08.2021 − The waste plastics market slowed down somewhat in Germany in July, thanks in part to the summer holidays and holiday shutdowns at some converters’ and regrind producers’ plants. » more

PET recycling in Germany: Higher prices and volumes

05.07.2021 − With warmer weather in June, the supply situation improved slightly for recyclers of PET beverage bottles in Germany. In recent weeks, the higher temperatures have led to an uptick in arisings of post-consumer bottles...» more