Statements by Foodwatch about packaging for fruit and vegetables are partly incorrect and misleading, the DVI criticizes.
According to a recent study by Ecoprog, there are more than 90 projects on chemical recycling for plastics worldwide.
Recycled plastics in Europe are to be registered via "Recotrace" to improve confidence in recyclates.
TotalEnergies and Honeywell plan to cooperate on the chemical recycling of plastic waste.
Global polymer production declined slightly to 367 million tons in 2020.
Organic waste may continue to be disposed of in biodegradable bags in the organic waste garbage can.
BASF and Neveon are working together to establish a closed product cycle for mattresses.
The two partners have initially agreed on the development of a raw materials cycle around the Cologne Chemical Park.
The plastics manufacturer sources raw materials derived from waste and residual materials for the production of polycarbonate.