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This is what stops people from recycling more, finds a global survey

    More than three-quarters of people around the world think recycling is important, but key barriers must be overcome to encourage them to act,…

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European recyclers: Restricting exports could end Circular Economy

  Nearly 300 European national federations and companies from the recycling industry have issued a powerful warning to European Union leaders over the potentially disastrous…

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ExxonMobil builds its first large-scale plastic waste advanced recycling facility

    ExxonMobil plans to build its first large-scale plastic waste recycling facility in Texas to be able to better tackle the problem of plastic…

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Lithuania strong on renewables and recycling – must do better on transport, agriculture and emissions reductions, says OECD

Lithuania has significantly boosted its use of renewable energy and waste recycling but needs to do better in managing environmental impacts of transport and agriculture….

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Zero Waste Scotland releases digital tool to tackle recycling confusion

  Zero Waste Scotland (ZWS) released yesterday (20 September) a digital tool to help the public combat recycling confusion. The ‘first ever’ digital Recycling Sorter,…

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Swiss cities given mixed ratings for recycling plastic packaging

  Greenpeace Switzerland conducted a studyExternal link on single-use packaging and other disposable plastic products. Basel achieves a near perfect score of 5.5 out of…

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European paper industry delivers on emission reduction and recycling commitments

    The Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI) has announced that 62.2 per cent of the industry’s fuel consumption in 2020 was based on…

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NWRA partners with NSC to improve safety in waste and recycling

The partnership will yield resources for waste and recycling companies to help reduce injuries and fatalities. The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) board of…

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E-waste recycling matter of national security: report

Recovering precious elements from e-waste is a security imperative for Europe that should be written into law, according to a report Monday that said it…

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Australia’s recycling opportunity emerges as batteries boom

Batteries are becoming crucial enablers of Australia’s transition to renewable energy. The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has identified an increase in battery…

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