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CIRCULAR ECONOMY
New EU regulation aims to pave way for recyclate use in food packaging / Interview with IK managing director Martin Engelmann
29.09.2022
PLASTICS WASTE
Lobbying group seeks role in global treaty talks / EMF, WWF take lead / Move follows UN push for worldwide waste regs
27.09.2022
PACKAGING
Introduction of EU EPR legislation will have major impact / Financial burden to fall disproportionately on plastics
19.09.2022
SINGLE-USE PLASTICS
Changes could limit purchases by US government
14.09.2022
PLASTICS RECYCLING
German packaging agency updates minimum standards / Tougher rules for paper-plastic containers / Exception for PA in co-ex films
13.09.2022
US TAX LAW
“Superfund” environmental tax returns / Many plastics, intermediates affected / Levy unlikely to impact European market
07.09.2022
RECYCLING USA
California bill expands recycling scheme to wine, liquor bottles
15.08.2022
RECYCLASS
Guide for designing recyclable plastics packaging
05.08.2022
NATURAL GAS
European Commission proposes that member states slash gas use / Commission President von der Leyen says Russia “blackmailing” Europe
20.07.2022
RECYCLING EUROPE
Circular Plastics Alliance extends coverage of MORE platform to rPVC
20.07.2022
RECYCLING USA
California law requires all packaging to be recyclable or compostable in 10 years / Plastics packaging to be cut 25% / Industry to pay USD 5 bn to fight pollution, support communities
19.07.2022
RECYCLASS
New certification scheme for plastics recyclers / Evaluation of traceability, quality management, recycled content, and environmental performance
15.07.2022
INDIA
Ban on SUP straws to disrupt sales of small beverage packs / Soft drink makers expected to be badly hit / Paper industry set to offer alternatives
14.07.2022
RECYCLING USA
US Plastics Pact oversight group creates PET reclaim scheme / Initial funding target set at USD 25 mn
08.07.2022
TAKEAWAY PACKAGING
Study says throwaway paper plates better for environment than reusable products in takeaway food industry
05.07.2022
PLASTICS AND ENVIRONMENT CANADA
Bans on single-use plastics to start in December / Domestic chemical association “disappointed”
29.06.2022
ENERGY MARKETS
European Parliament passes EU reform package / Response to war-related energy crunch / Chemical producers slam new export rules / Debates on ETS scheme
27.06.2022
PLASTICS AND ENVIRONMENT USA
SUP ban for national parks / State of Rhode Island opens chemical recycling facilities / Ongoing debates
24.06.2022
PACKAGING GERMANY
Consumption up 14% in the past 20 years / Increased demand for reduced sizes / “Next milestone must be the recyclability of packaging” – GVM study
24.06.2022
PLASTICS RECYCLING UK
Indigo first plastics recycler to join Sustainably Sourced Plastic scheme
23.06.2022
SWITZERLAND
Alpine country considers higher reserve levels for plastics
17.06.2022
BIOPLASTICS
Are single-use biopolymers a sham? – position paper by Germany's BUND / Criticism by producer‘s group Plastics Europe
16.06.2022
CHEMICALS AND FINANCE
Institutional investors favour “green” chemical companies / Higher focus on sustainability strategy essential / McKinsey report
13.06.2022
PLASTICS PACKAGING GERMANY
Amendment of Packaging Act comes into force / Companies that put packaging on the market required to register in database / No exception for global online retailers, to-go sector
10.06.2022
COMMENT
Chemical recycling: Not nearly enough hype / Why all recycling processes are important for a circular economy / A reply from Ingemar Bühler, managing director of Plastics Europe Deutschland
07.06.2022
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