Thousands of Tonnes of Hazardous Waste Illegally Landfilled Yesterday, 12:23 Three-Year Jail Term for E-Waste Criminal in Illinois In Illinois, a recycling executive has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for illegally landfilling potentially hazardous electronic waste as part of a scheme to re-sell the materials and avoid paying income taxes. read more … Advanced Sustainable Developments to Use EREMA Plastic Recycling Technology Yesterday, 12:02 Closed Loop PET Bottle Recycling Plant Planned for Cheshire London and Abu Dhabi based recycling firm, Advanced Sustainable Developments, is planning to develop its first PET recycling plant in the UK at Ellesmere Port in the North West of England. read more … IPEN & BAN Report Find Some of Most Hazardous Substances on Earth in Food Chain The day before yesterday, 16:17 European E-Waste Causing Catastrophic Levels of Toxins in African Free Range Eggs The dire human consequences of food chain contamination from highly toxic plastics in waste in Ghana, which includes toxic e-waste shipped from Europe, have been exposed by new research from IPEN and Basel Action Network. read more … Australia & Other Countries Flooding Malaysia with Materials from Kerbside ‘Recycling’ The day before yesterday, 15:59 VIDEO: Documentary Exposing Australia’s Recycling Lie A short documentary feature from 60 Minutes Australia has highlighted the problems being caused by the country’s reliance on exporting materials from its ‘recycling’ collections. read more … EPBA Raises Awareness on Portable Battery Collection Tuesday, 14:32 Battery Association Goes to Strasbourg to Boost Battery Recycling Rates The EPBA has organised a campaign in the European Parliament in Strasbourg to raise awareness about portable battery collection and recycling. read more … Second Year of Annual Awards Takes Place in Amsterdam 16.04.2019 14:50 Seven Winners Announced at Plastics Recycling Show Europe 2019 The winners of the Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2019 were announced today at the Plastics Recycling Show Europe, held at the RAI Amsterdam in The Netherlands. read more … Only Major Nationally Distributed Bottled Water Made Using 100% Recycled Plastic 11.04.2019 11:47 Nestlé Waters Wins ISRI’s 2019 Design for Recycling Award In recognition of its use of recycled plastic and its product design centred on recycling, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries has named Nestlé Waters North America as its 2019 Design for Recycling Award winner. read more …
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