Local Government Association (LGA) analysis suggests that only a third of plastic used by households is recyclable, as it calls on manufacturers to prevent materials entering the environment which “hamper recycling efforts”. The LGA report claims 525,000 tonnes of plastic … Continue reading →
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Vegetarian food brand, Quorn, has announced a move to eliminate more than 297 tonnes of black plastic packaging from its supply chain by the end of June 2018. This step is part of the wider focus of the Quorn brand … Continue reading →
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Wales-based additive and masterbatch manufacturer, Colour Tone, has launched a new generation of near-infrared (NIR) detectable masterbatches to satisfy end of life recyclability concerns for problem single-life black plastic tubs, trays and films. Masterbatch is a concentrated mixture of pigments and/or … Continue reading →
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Supermarket chain, Waitrose, will remove black plastic trays from meat, fish and fruit and veg ranges by end of year and will stop selling packs of disposable straws from September. The supermarket was among the first to stop selling items … Continue reading →
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Viridor has teamed up with packaging specialist Nextek to find a way to sort the black food tray “waste mountain”. The companies are seeking to end the circa 1.3 billion of black plastic ready meal trays sold by UK supermarkets … Continue reading →
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