PET trays are considered difficult to recycle. Werner & Mertz relies on tray-to-tray and wants to switch to recycled PET trays from the yellow bag for its WC fresheners.
According to Eurostat figures, exports to non-European countries in 2018 fell by 24 per cent compared with the previous year.
This is the conclusion of the EU Commission's interim report on its Circular Economy Action Plan.
The Austrian plastics industry wants to become a pioneer with this mix of measures
Among other things, Real wants to replace all plastic bags for fruit and vegetables with reusable nets by 2020.
The discounters Aldi Nord and Aldi Süd as well as Edeka point out on how their packaging are separate correctly.
In the long term, according to his statement the largest food producer pursues its vision of a "waste-free future".
The European Association of the Recycling Industry has set up a new specialist division for plastics recycling.
In the Netherlands, 75 companies and organisations have signed a pact for less plastics and more recycling.