Unifi Announces New REPREVE Our Ocean Product Offering 2019-06-13 09:27:57 New Sustainable Fiber from Bottles at High Risk of Entering the Ocean North Carolina based recycled fibre specialist, Unifi, has launched a new sustainable product dubbed REPREVE Our Ocean which is made from bottles collected within 50 kilometres of coastlines in countries or areas that lack formal waste or recycling systems. read more ... Trade Association Claims University of Plymouth Study Misleading 2019-05-01 16:11:00 European Bioplastics: Only Certified Biodegradable & Compostable Bags Offer Environmental Benefits A study published by the University of Plymouth has been slammed as missleading by the Eopean Bioplastics, the association representing the interests of the bioplastics industry in Europe. read more ... Bottles, Food Packaging & Cigarette Butts Major Plastic Waste Pollutants 2019-04-08 14:00:48 Report Identifies Top 10 Plastic Pollutants in Europe’s Rivers & Lakes The top 10 types of consumer plastics polluting European freshwater lakes and rivers have been identified in a new report from Earthwatch Europe and Plastic Oceans UK. read more ... TACOIL Technology to Help Tackle Ocean Plastics 2019-04-05 08:02:52 PLASTIC ENERGY to Develop Five Chemical Plastic Recycling Plants in Indonesia London based PLASTIC ENERGY, which has developed a process to recycle difficult to recycle plastic waste on a commercial scale, has reached an agreement with the province of West Java, Indonesia, to build five chemical recycling plants. read more ... Plastic Oceans and Breathe Conservation Join Forces 2019-03-01 13:04:39 VIDEO: Record Breaking 65 km Swim Around Easter Island to Highlight Plastic Pollution Two global non-profit organisations dedicated to solving plastic pollution have launched a campaign to raise awareness about the issue which will see world record breaking endurance athlete swim the 65 km circumference of Easter Island. read more ... Problem Six Times Bigger than Great Pacific Garbage Patch 2019-02-01 11:55:02 Draft EU Law to Tackle Micro Plastic Waste The EU could ban the use of microplastics and microbeads in all products using its powerful chemical laws under a draft bill tabled this week. read more ... No Cost-Benefit Analysis Conducted for Alternatives 2018-12-21 11:59:55 EuPC: EU Proposal on Single Use Plastics Will Not Cut Plastic Waste in the Oceans EU politicians have snatched defeat from the jaws of victory with its Directive on the reduction of certain types of single-use plastic packaging, according to trade association EuPC read more ...
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