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Deep tech DePoly rethinks recycling as it strikes $13.8m seed round to scale its unique recycling technology for plastics

Deep tech DePoly rethinks recycling as it strikes $13.8m seed round

Over 400 million tonnes of plastic are produced every year, but less than 10% are recycled, with the majority entering incineration centers or landfills around the world. Addressing this pressing crisis, deep tech company DePoly is announcing a CHF12.3m seed funding round today to scale the solution the global consumer …

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racksack® mini wins New Product of the Year 2022 at the Best Business Awards

racksack® mini wins New Product of the Year 2022 at the Best Business Awards

Beaverswood® announce its racksack® mini has been named New Product of the Year 2022 in the Best Business Awards. The Best Business Awards are one of the UK’s highest profile awards, attracting a wide range of entries from across all sectors from large international PLCs and public sector organisations to …

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What does the future hold for plastic packaging?

Five ways plastic packaging can be better recycled By Roger Wright, Waste Strategy & Packaging Manager at waste management company Biffa

Five ways plastic packaging can be better recycled: By Roger Wright, Waste Strategy & Packaging Manager at leading sustainable waste management company Biffa The unpalatable fact is the UK still produces too much waste, and we don’t recycle enough of it. Currently in the UK, we’re falling short of our …

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Tosca welcomes Dan Lee as EMEA President

Tosca welcomes Dan Lee as EMEA President

Dan Lee brings over 15 years’ experience in delivering revenue growth and profitability improvements for service-driven businesses Tosca, a global leader in reusable plastic packaging and performance pooling solutions, is delighted to welcome Dan Lee as EMEA President, reporting directly to Eric Frank, Chief Executive Officer. Dan brings a strategic …

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Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 open for entries

Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 open for entries

The Plastics Recycling Awards Europe 2023 are now open for entries. Brand owners, manufacturers, retailers, product designers, packaging producers and designers, raw material suppliers, plastics recycling machine manufacturers and suppliers of recycled plastic products from across the whole value chain are invited to enter the prestigious awards. The seven award …

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100 million bottles converted to reusable bags by Jutexpo

100 million bottles converted to reusable bags by Jutexpo

Jutexpo have reached the 100 million bottle mark having been recycled and converted into reusable shopping bags. With nearly 1 million plastic bottles being sold every minute across the globe, and the average time for them to biodegrade being 450 years, Jutexpo have taken action, by quite literally taking the …

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Kimberly-Clark Professional™ first to launch a 100% bio-based and recyclable core plug for its hand towel range

Kimberly-Clark Professional™ first to launch a 100% bio-based and recyclable core plug (1)

Plastic-free core plugs in Kimberly-Clark Professional’s branded hand towel range across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa increase cleaning professionals’ efficiency and improve businesses’ recycling rates. Kimberly-Clark Professional™ is the first manufacturer to introduce 100% bio-based and recyclable core plugs in its Scott® and Kleenex® hand towel ranges across Europe, …

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