The packaging films awarded the "Blue Angel" environmental seal are said to contain 80 percent recyclate from post-consumer waste.
Up to 120,000 tons of LVP from the yellow bag will be processed annually at the facility in Eitting, Bavaria.
Eastman to invest $1 billion in molecular plastics recycling plant in France, Plastic Energy plans second plant in Spain with Total.
Under a strategic partnership, Borealis is to recycle plastic waste collected by the system operator Reclay.
The bvse Bundesverband Sekundärrohstoffe und Entsorgung (German Association for Secondary Raw Materials and Waste Disposal) has launched a new specialist association for tire & rubber recycling.
The demonstration plant for the chemical recycling of plastic waste is to go into operation next year.
A green paper published by the Association of German Engineers e. V. (VDI) defines four key fields of action for the transformation to the Circular Economy.
Due to the sharp rise in energy costs and high raw material prices, manufacturers of plastic packaging are having to turn down orders.
To pack fruit or vegetables in the store, Germans still reached for shirt bags an average of 44 times in 2019.