Plastics Recycling Charity, RECOUP, have been leading a cross-industry forum to address the barriers and improve the recycling of black plastic packaging. Read more


Plastics Recycling Charity, RECOUP, has undertaken consumer insight research to understand a range of considerations for a Deposit Return Scheme in the UK. Read more

Plastics resource and recycling charity, RECOUP, hosted 400 attendees at their annual Plastics Recycling Conference this year. Discussions covered the whole of the plastics resource and recycling value chain, as did the delegates in attendance. Read more

Responding to member concerns and discussions RECOUP have expanded their annual Conference to include a further breakout session on films, pouches and flexibles. Read more

California based Smart Planet Technologies has announced that Lenzing Papier GMBH has successfully completed commercial pilot production of recycled paper using reprocessed paper cup stock with EarthCoating. Read more

While press coverage concentrates on messages to the public; usually informing of packaging that is not recyclable; RECOUP have found a way to provide constructive advice to the industry showing that simple changes can make a difference. Read more

Plastics recycling charity, RECOUP, promote and support the award aimed at recognising innovation and showcasing advances in plastics recycling. Read more

Recyclers certainly weren’t sitting down on the job when it came to finding a new use for empty Buxton® natural mineral water bottles. Read more

Member based plastics recycling organisation RECOUP continues to go from strength to strength with growth in member numbers, expanding initiatives and increased stakeholder engagement. Read more

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Coca-Cola talks sustainability

Joe Franses of Coca-Cola European Partners chats to Tim Sykes about the different approaches the iconic brand is taking to eliminate packaging waste and reduce environmental footprints

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