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The BKV provides the industry with facts and figures on resource efficiency and circularity of plastics for their business decisions.

 

News

19.05.2022

The bvse-Altkunststofftag will take place on June 28 and 29 in Neuss. The BKV will be there again with a workshop.

19.05.2022

The report of the Special Working Group "Strengthening the Use of Recyclates" of the Conference of Environment Ministers contains numerous proposals on how to advance the recycling of plastics.

19.05.2022

The window recycling initiative Rewindo and its Austrian counterpart ÖAKF plan to expand their cooperation.

18.05.2022

The joint venture Recelerate GmbH is intended to closely link LVP collection and recycling.

Studies

The report maps the input and fate of plastic waste in the terrestrial as well as aquatic environment.

Based on the year 2019, the analysis identifies previously unused waste streams for mechanical recycling.

The material flow analysis, which has been known for years, now also provides information on the production and processing of recyclates.

The study looks at the market situation for recyclates and identifies hurdles to be overcome for more recyclate use.

We provide the data and facts to enable sound discussion

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Product stewardship

The BKV makes a valuable contribution to help the German plastics industry fulfil its product responsibility. The BKV represents the entire plastics value chain.

Plastics

Plastic is an ideal material for resource efficiency. What concerns us here is its potential contribution as a waste product.

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Concepts

The BKV provides strategic and conceptual support, and also helps with communicational matters concerning end-of-life topics with plastics.

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Recovery

Questions relating to the recycling of plastics are our forte: We draw up analyses, assessments and concepts.

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