Environment

19 December 2018

EU agrees to bans on many single-use plastics

The European Parliament and the Council of the European Union have reached a provisional political agreement on the ambitious new measures proposed by the European Commission to tackle marine litter at its source, targeting the 10 plastic products most often found on our beaches as well as abandoned fishing… Read more

17 December 2018

BASF, China's GAC unveil concept electric cars

German chemical company BASF SE and the research and development center of Guangzhou Automobile Group Co Ltd. (GAC) have introduced three co-developed electric concept cars featuring BASF materials and solutions.  Read more

15 November 2018

WRAP outlines UK Plastics Pact roadmap

UK's Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has published the UK Plastics Pact roadmap to 2025, a document highlighting key actions businesses should take to help curb the plastic pollution.  Read more

15 November 2018

Axion notes change in recycling business models

Changing business models for plastic recycling could lead to more profitable businesses, higher grade material on the market and make investment in recycling infrastructure more viable, according to UK-based resource recovery specialist and recycler Axion Polymers.  Read more