In its annual report for 2018, the Association of German Plastics Manufacturers uses examples to show how plastics conserve resources in cars and solar cells, for example.


The branded companies are participating in the initiative of Carbios and L'Oreal on chemical recycling.


According to the latest progress report, almost 16 percent more PVC waste was recycled in 2018 than in the previous year.


William Thomas Bird has been elected as the new President by the International Recycling Federation (BIR).


The PREVENT Waste Alliance is to promote the worldwide expansion of waste and recycling management. The German federation BDE and five of its member companies are also on board.


The central meeting of the international plastics recycling industry will once again take place in Bad Neuenahr on 4 and 5 June. The subject of the panel discussion: "Plastics recycling controversial".


According to the IK Industrievereinigung Kunststoffverpackungen the revised DIN 6120 standard offers the possibility of doing this.


An aid network of the German bvse donates money for a garbage truck and waste bins in order to launch an initiative project for waste disposal in Togo.


Innoform and SKZ jointly invite to the conference on 15 and 16 May in Würzburg.


European Bioplastics criticises a study by the University of Plymouth that shall misrepresent on the value of biologically compostable plastics.