Veolia launches new plastic recycling report

Veolia launches new plastic recycling report

A new report titled ‘Examining material evidence – the carbon fingerprint’ highlights the importance of plastic as a material compared to alternatives when examining the carbon emissions. The report, commissioned by Veolia and published by Imperial College, analysed...
Call to postpone single-use plastics directive

Call to postpone single-use plastics directive

European Plastics Converters (EuPC) has called on European Commissioners to ‘recast’ or postpone the single-use plastics (SUP) directive, in light of the Covid-19 crisis. In an open letter Alexandre Dangis, EuPC President said: “We would like to draw the attention to...
Cadbury launches all paper packaging

Cadbury launches all paper packaging

Cadbury has conducted what it described as a ‘world-first’ packaging trial in New Zealand. The paper packaging is made from 100 per cent sustainably sourced paper and is 100 per cent recyclable and was rolled out for the first time in the Cadbury Energy bar and...
A project for less plastic waste and more education

A project for less plastic waste and more education

DS Smith has donated €50,000 to UNICEF to give African children the education they need and offer financial support to families. The donation will go towards UNICEF’s project in Ivory Coast in which the environment is being relieved of plastic waste and then turned...