PlasticsEurope has published its second report on the prevention of granulate losses in the plastics value chain.
The Plastics Forum at the "Kasseler Abfalltage" offered, among other things, figures on current recycled material quantities.
The German geTon initiative calls for the introduction of industry standards for recycled materials in talks with the BMU.
EU Member States agreed to the Commission's proposed method for calculating recycling quotas.
The paint industry is also warning against the unintended consequences of classifying white pigments as hazardous substances.
With the newly developed multilayer film, VF Verpackungen wants to bring recyclability into focus.
The PlasticsEurope specialist press day was dominated by sustainability issues and initiatives against plastic waste.
Researchers are working together to develop a biobased plastic that degrades in the ocean.
Software developed by Henkel evaluated the recyclability of the packaging on the basis of its composition.
Alpla and Fromm found the joint venture "PET Recycling Team Wolfen GmbH".