2014.02 ACCE

Recycling - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Recycling

   

Fashion from recycled plastic

Fashion from recycled plastic The unparalleled consumer trend for mineral water, dairy-based beverages, energy and probiotic drinks, together with the emergence of a so-called single-serve society, are two factors that are continuing to stimulate further PET-packaging demand.

Soft drinks guidelines calls for 100% PET recyclability

Soft drinks guidelines calls for 100% PET recyclability Packaging industry trade associations are encouraging their members to follow a new set of guidelines to ensure that PET bottles are compatible with recycling facilities.

Tale of three countries with high plastics packaging recycling rates

Tale of three countries with high plastics packaging recycling rates Acording the PlasticsEurope yearly analysis Plastics - the facts 2010, the three EU Member States Belgium, Germany and Sweden all achieve high recycling rates for plastics packaging through different systems.

The four R’s – plastics’ significant contribution to the sustainable use of resources.

The four R’s – plastics’ significant contribution to  the sustainable use of resources. Accomplishing the "Four Rs" can be a challenge. Taking part in the current trend of waste minimization and energy conservation requires life-style changes and dedication.

Recyclable vodka bottle release by Artenius PET Packaging Europe

Recyclable vodka bottle release by Artenius PET Packaging Europe Artenius PET Packaging Europe (APPE) is Europe's leading manufacturer of PET preforms and single and two stage containers as well as being a pioneer of PET recycling in Europe.

Erema after K 2010

Erema after K 2010 EREMA positions itself once again as the top address for plastics recycling systems at K 2010.

Weima at K 2010

Weima at K 2010 Weima Maschinenbau GmbH has presented its newly developed Spider modular shredder system for the first time at the K 2010 fair in Düsseldorf. The machinery producing company has been able to already conclude sales for the new shredder directly at the fair, as well as for other proven products.

Sita to convert end of life plastic into car fuel

Sita to convert end of life plastic into car fuel Sita, the waste company owned by France-based Suez Environnement, says it will build 10 plants across the UK to convert end of life plastic into diesel fuel. The company will commission the first plant in London by the end of 2011.

The recycling of production waste into innovative composite solution

The recycling of production waste into innovative composite solution 3B-the fibreglass company has partnered with Reprocover, a local Belgian company, to develop very attractive sustainable solutions for sewage, drainage and water supply applications. Typically, the composite solutions are made of 90% of recycled materials and have proven their ability to replace efficiently commonly used cast iron for the production of sewage trapdoors, manholes, utility access holes, etc.

Plastics shredder with modular pressing system

Plastics shredder with modular pressing system Weima Maschinenbau GmbH is unveiling its newly developed, modular shredding system at the K 2010 trade fair in Dusseldorf.