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Circular Newsflash

Here you find news about the circular plastic world

Secondary raw materials in Germany

© ifeu/ Secondary raw materials in Germany The global demand for raw materials has been increasing for decades. Enhancing the circular flow of raw materials via the recycling of waste but also via the reuse of goods can reduce the pressure on primary raw materials. In...

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Global Commitment 2020 Progress Report

The New Plastics Economy Global Commitment unites businesses, governments, and other organisations behind a common vision and 2025 targets to address plastic waste and pollution at its source, starting with packaging. It is led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in...

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Progress Report 2020 – It all starts with collaboration

In this progress report, you can learn more about the Alliance to End Plastic Waste and some of their partner projects that are preventing plastic waste leaking into the environment, capturing the value of plastic waste and supporting communities around the world. In...

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The Circular Economy for Plastics – A European Overview

A report by PlasticsEurope The newly published report »The Circular Economy for Plastics – A European Overview« by PlasticsEurope draws from a larger study on the Plastics Circular Economy 2018 in EU28+2 countries. It aims to be one of the several studies, surveys and...

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Study Federal Environment Agency 2019

Consumption and recovery of packaging waste in Germany in 2017 The study determines the amount of packaging put on the market in Germany (packaging consumption) for the material-groups glass, plastics, paper, aluminum, tin plate, other steel, composite materials, wood...

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Henkel’s assessment tool for recyclable packaging

© Henkel / Assessment tool for packaging Henkel’s assessment tool for recyclable packaging tested by Fraunhofer UMSICHT Plastic is an important material in the packaging industry. The material offers many advantages – but also faces criticism due to the great...

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