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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
PLASTICS RECYCLING
Umbrella certification PolyCert adds German, French schemes to portfolio
18.05.2022
PLASTIC PIPES
Demand driven by ongoing substitution of metal pipes / Fastest growth in Central and Eastern Europe / Potential role in emerging hydrogen economy / AMI report
17.05.2022
PLASTICS AND ENVIRONMENT
Industry's circularity and net zero efforts fall short / Deeper collaboration and faster action critical within next five years / Systemiq report
16.05.2022
CHINA
The People's Republic turns to lightweighting and bio-based, recycled plastics / Beijing to ban conventional plastic packaging from express delivery outlets
09.05.2022
PACKAGING TAX GERMANY
McDonald's branch wins lawsuit against Tübingen waste levy / German environmental aid organisation calls for one-way levy on to-go packaging
06.05.2022
PLASTICS AND ENVIRONMENT
Study for European Commission explores scenarios for PVC phase-out
02.05.2022
MARINE LITTER
Research finds plastics pollution in the Arctic region / Waste being transported by rivers, air, shipping
02.05.2022
RECYCLING NEW ZEALAND
Next phase begins for soft plastic packaging recycling / Postal service to test collection of post-consumer material
26.04.2022
PETROCHEMICALS USA
EPA to review permit process for Louisiana plants / Focus on Gulf Coast petchems corridor dubbed “Cancer Alley”
25.04.2022
PLASTICS RECYCLING CANADA
CPP releases guidance to help firms following the Golden Design Rules for Plastic Packaging
25.04.2022
RECYCLING AUSTRALIA
Government invests in local plastics recycler for development of new technology
19.04.2022
SINGLE-USE PLASTICS
Abu Dhabi plans to ban SUP bags in June / Phase-out of styrofoam containers planned for 2024
13.04.2022
RECYCLING GERMANY
More plastic packaging recycled in 2020
13.04.2022
RECYCLASS
Traceability certification gets official recognition from Circular Plastics Alliance
12.04.2022
PLASTIC PACKAGING GERMANY
Draft law calls for processors to pay for disposal of throwaway products / Packaging group claims proposal flouts EU regs
08.04.2022
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