Articles by topic » Waste plastics

German packaging waste stranded in Turkey raises legal questions

06.05.2021 − Consignments of plastic waste from the German packaging waste recovery system now in Turkey have been the topic of much conversation and conjecture in recent days. Thousands of tonnes of sorted fractions may have to be...» more

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European Commission clears Aurubis/TSR cable recycling joint venture

23.04.2021 − Metals recycler TSR and copper group Aurubis have received the go-ahead from the European Commission to create a cable recycling joint venture. » more

Remondis, BASF and Quantafuel to cooperate on chemical recycling

21.04.2021 − Chemicals concern BASF, the waste management company Remondis and Norwegian technology provider Quantafuel have signed a memorandum of understanding covering the chemical recycling of plastic waste. » more

Waste plastics prices still trending higher in Germany

08.04.2021 − Plastic scrap prices increased across the board in Germany in March. Top-quality commercial film scrap prices soared during the course of the month, » more