Over 340,000 tonnes of Waste Plastic Bottles Collected in 2016 in UK 10.10.2017 11:55 RECOUP Publishes Results of Plastics Recycling Survey A RECOUP survey has found that over half a million tonnes of plastics were collected in the UK in 2016. read more … APR, EPBP & PRE Team Up to Tackle Plastic Protocols 10.10.2017 10:55 EU & US Plastic Recycling Trade Groups Join Forces to Harmonise Testing Protocols Three major plastics recycling organisations have joined forces in a partnership designed to coordinate efforts on testing protocols. read more … Zero Waste Scotland to Manage Investments to Encourage Reuse & Recycling 10.10.2017 10:29 £18m Fund for Circular Economy Innovation in Scottish Energy Sector Small businesses and their larger supply chains in Scotland’s energy sector can now access up to £1million in funding from the Circular Economy Investment Fund. read more … 500 Employees, Almost $100m Generated for State 09.10.2017 11:05 $99m Economic Impact from Waste & Recycling Firm Republic Services in Oregon A study of its annual economic impact in the state has found that Republic Services of Oregon’s annual economic impact on the state amounts to some $99 million. read more … EuPC Urges Approval of Recycling Processes for Food Contact Applications 05.10.2017 13:18 EU Commission Unnecessarily Delaying Approval of Plastic Recycling Processes While it is dragging its feet the European Commission is actually in a position to authorise evaluated processes for food grade plastics recycling, according to trade association, European Plastic Converters (EuPC). read more … EU & UN Agriculture Organisation Join Forces to Tackle Food Waste Commissioner José Graziano da Silva Agrees to Increased Collaboration 04.10.2017 13:29 EU & UN Agriculture Organisation Join Forces to Tackle Food Waste The EU Commission and Food and the Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations have joined forces to take action on food waste and antimicrobial resistance. read more … CEWEP’s Lighea Speziale on Potential Incoming Waste to Energy Emission Regulations 03.10.2017 12:44 IN DEPTH: A BREF Guide to EU Waste to Energy Emission Changes The first draft of the Waste Incineration Best Available Techniques Reference Documents was published in May. CEWEP’s Scientific and Technical Officer, Lighea Speziale, throws some light on the Situation. read more …
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