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Recyclers launch second farm plastics scheme

Recyclers launch second farm plastics scheme

A second voluntary scheme for the collection of farm films in the UK has been announced by a group of plastic recyclers, just one month after another scheme was launched. This week (18 November) several UK-based collectors of farm films launched a scheme which they...

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Leeds rolls out PTT and carton collections

Leeds rolls out PTT and carton collections

Residents in Leeds will now be able to recycle pots, tubs and trays (PTT) and cartons via their kerbside collections. Leeds city council announced last week that it will expand the range of plastics it accepts – all ‘number 5’ polypropylene plastics will be permitted...

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ALPLA moves into HDPE recycling

ALPLA moves into HDPE recycling

With two of its own PET recycling plants in Austria and Poland (PET Recycling Team) and joint ventures in Mexico and Germany, ALPLA has long been an established partner in the field of PET recycling. These operations currently have an annual capacity of 70,000 tonnes....

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