November 16. 2012
Epro Best Recycled Plastic Product 2012
EPRO celebrate winners of Best Recycled Plastic Product 2012
Filatura di Saluzzo with NEWLIFE
CURVER with ECOLIFE Neo.
October 30. 2012
| Plastic packaging waste statistics 2011:
33% recycling, 33% energy recovery and 33% landfill;
EU 27+2 recycled 5.246m tonnes, 33.6%, of all its p...|
June 12. 2012
EPROs Best Recycled Plastic Product 2012
EPRO are pleased to declare this years Best Recycled Plastic Product competition to find Europe’s best recycled plastic product open.
May 16. 2012
Plastic packaging statistics 2010:
65.9% recovered in 2010 - full diversion from landfill within 2020 possible?
EU27+2 recycled 5.018m tonnes (2009: 4.6m), 32.6% (30.3%) of all its plastic packaging in 2010, easily surpassing the EU’s minimum target of 22.5%, ...|
May 15. 2012
EPRO MEMBER NEWS - UK
FULL 2011 UK Household Plastics Packaging Collection Survey: Ten Years Of Progress
|The latest report produced by Recoup and sponsored by Nampak Plastics and Wellman Recycling is now available in FULL.
This reports a 48% plast...|
October 17. 2011
Plastics the Facts 2011
|EPRO are pleased to be one of the organisations contributing to 'Plastics the Facts 2011' the latest market overview published by PlasticsEurope....|
October 04. 2011
Eurocomitalia, wins “Best Recycled Product” with Cavalluccio - for 2011.
|EPRO (European Association of Plastics Recycling and Recovery Organisations) has awarded Cavalluccio, manufactured by Eurocomitalia, Italy as this yea...|
August 23. 2011
Sights set on a pan-European solution for the disposal of agricultural plastics
|During their lifetime, plastic-based products such as films, bale nets, yarns, irrigation hoses and packaging act as versatile and highly 5 valu...|
March 30. 2011
EPRO AG- Agriculture Plastics Recycling
|EPRO has gathered several organisations that are responsible for agriculture recycling schemes. The group, EPRO Agricultural-Plastics had its first an...|
December 08. 2010
News from Finland: Pirkka recycled plastic bag receives recovery award
The Pirkka recycled plastic bag received this year's recovery award, granted by the Association of Environmental Enterprises (YYL) and Uusiouutise...|
November 24. 2010
TEFAL wins “Best Recycled Product” with Enjoy Kitchen Tools - for 2010.
|EPRO (European Association of Plastics Recycling and Recovery Organisations) has awarded Enjoy Kitchen Tools, manufactured by TEFAL - SAS, France as t...|
November 01. 2010
EPRO Reviews - Plastics The Facts 2010
Plastic packaging recycling surpass 30%!
|EU27+2 recycled 4.6m tonnes (2008: 4.5m), 30.3% (29%) of all its plastic packaging in 2009, easily surpassing the EU’s minimum target of 22.5%, ...|
July 06. 2010
EPROs Best Recycled Product Competition - 2010
Promoting the cycle of plastics
EPRO (European Association of Plastics Recycling and Recovery Organisations) calls for examples of products m...|
May 11. 2010
News from Finland: Return Rate of Plastics Bottles almost 90 percent
|The return rate of the deposit plastics bottles in Finland went up from year 2008 till year 2009 almost 15 percentage units.
According to depo...|
April 27. 2010
NEW INTERNATIONAL ‘RECYLE ON THE GO’ PLATFORM LAUNCHES
|Recoup is inviting key stakeholders from across the Recycle on the Go arena, in the UK and further afield, to become founding members of a new interna...|
March 03. 2010
Finnish Wood Plasticswaste Composite awarded “Best Innovator” prize for sustainable innovation management in Germany
Finnish company UPM has been awarded the “Sustainable Innovation Management” prize at the “Best Innovator 2010” awards in Germany. The annual compet...|
December 08. 2009
Car seat for children wins, “Best product containing recycled plastics”- competition, for 2009.
|EPRO (European association of plastics recycling and recovery organisations) has awarded car seats for children, manufactured by the French company, T...|
October 27. 2009
Plastic packaging recycling in 2008 rose to 29%, despite crisis
EU27+2 recycled 29% of all its plastics packaging in 2008, easily surpassing the EU’s target of 22.5%, says the annual report Compelling Fac...|
October 07. 2009
Compelling Facts 2009 - Available now
|The publication successfully expands on the previous years work and provides a detailed snapshot of the current European plastics recycling picture.&n...|
September 29. 2009
EPRO - Best Recycled Product competition - now closed
|The competition has now closed.
Thank you to all those organisations that have supported this initiative. There has been a greater interest than expe...|
July 15. 2009
Call for recycled goods: Best products containing recycled plastics
Do you sell goods made of recycled material? Would you like the whole of Europe to know about your products and their environmental advantages? &nbs...|
March 02. 2009
Closer to a more sustainable PET recycling industry in Europe
|European recycling has now taken a step forward with the launch of the European PET Bottle Platform (EPBP).
EPBP will offer a service ...|
December 16. 2008
UK - Developments in mixed plastics collections
December 16. 2008
No ban on carrier bags in Norway
|Should we ban plastic carrier bags in Norway? The question was raised by Environment Minister Erik Solheim on television on 8th of March 2008. The min...|
October 22. 2008
Plastics recovery up to 50% and growth in demand continues to outpace GDP
|The plastics industry – comprising PlasticsEurope, EuPC, EuPR and EPRO – has published its 18th report on trends in production, demand and recovery of...|
September 25. 2008
UK - Recycle on the Go
|Recoup is pleased to be associated with the launch of the UK’s first “on-the-go” recycling zone scheme by Coca Cola Enterprises and WRAP.Recycling Zon...|
September 25. 2008
Norwegian LCA - analysis for mixed household plastics
The main conclusion is that mechanical recycling gives the most net positive environmental impact. That goes for both climate and energy calculation...|
February 04. 2008
Plastics recovery reach 50% and growth in demand outpace GDP by 50%
|The plastics industry publishes its 17th report on trends in production, demand and recovery of plastics called the “Compelling Facts about Plastics 2...|
April 23. 2007
EPRO at Indentiplast 2007 - T&I Focus
|Further to the presentation on Monday 23rd April at Identiplast in Brussels, Tina van Lierde and Peter Sundt have written the following article o...|
February 27. 2007
EPRO present at 3rd ProEurope Congress - Paris, October 2006
|Peter Sundt, Secretary General EPRO presented at the 3rd ProEurope Congress.
View the presentation
"Plastics: material of the future - waste o...|
December 12. 2006
L&T opens Latvia's biggest recycled materials production plant in Riga.
L&T, specialising in environmental management, has officially opened their new recycled materials production plant in Riga today. The plant will...|