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European Commission to table waste shipment proposal in November

06.10.2021 − EU Environment Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevičius promised "the most ambitious" rules on waste exports but revealed few details in recent comments on the upcoming revision of the EU Waste Shipment Regulation. The...» more


Less post-industrial waste available on German plastics recycling market

05.10.2021 − The German waste plastics market displayed no signs of fundamental change in September. However, a few recyclers are complaining that the supply of post-industrial scrap is scant.» more

Few changes on German waste plastics market in August

08.09.2021 − Germany’s waste plastics market experienced much slower business in August because of the summer holidays. Recyclers reported unchanged purchasing and sales prices in most instances. Good-quality commercial PE film...» more

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