Plastic recycling – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:40:50 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Plastic recycling – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Bottles becoming bottles: Let’s go full circle! [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/bottles-becoming-bottles-lets-go-full-circle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/bottles-becoming-bottles-lets-go-full-circle/#respond Wed, 26 Sep 2018 10:30:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1273717 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/bottles-becoming-bottles-lets-go-full-circle/feed/ 0 Coca-Cola, Walmart sign pledge to cut plastic pollution in oceans https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/coca-cola-walmart-sign-pledge-to-cut-plastic-pollution-in-oceans/ Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:40:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1272957 Is recycled plastic safe for food packaging? EU seems to think so https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/is-recycled-plastic-safe-for-food-packaging-eu-seems-to-think-so/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/is-recycled-plastic-safe-for-food-packaging-eu-seems-to-think-so/#respond Mon, 03 Sep 2018 05:51:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1267070 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/is-recycled-plastic-safe-for-food-packaging-eu-seems-to-think-so/feed/ 0 Food safety activist: ‘There will always be a risk’ with recycled plastics https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/food-safety-activist-there-will-always-be-a-risk-with-recycled-plastics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/food-safety-activist-there-will-always-be-a-risk-with-recycled-plastics/#respond Mon, 03 Sep 2018 05:38:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1266551 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/food-safety-activist-there-will-always-be-a-risk-with-recycled-plastics/feed/ 0 France to set penalties on non-recycled plastic https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/france-to-set-penalties-on-non-recycled-plastic/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/france-to-set-penalties-on-non-recycled-plastic/#comments Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:20:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1263107 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/france-to-set-penalties-on-non-recycled-plastic/feed/ 1 Make use of recycled plastic mandatory, EU told https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/make-use-of-recycled-plastic-mandatory-eu-told/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/make-use-of-recycled-plastic-mandatory-eu-told/#respond Fri, 20 Jul 2018 05:57:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1258553 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/make-use-of-recycled-plastic-mandatory-eu-told/feed/ 0 Safety first: Food packers shun recycled plastics, for now https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/safety-first-food-packers-shun-recycled-plastics-for-now/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/safety-first-food-packers-shun-recycled-plastics-for-now/#comments Mon, 09 Apr 2018 05:36:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1227814 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/safety-first-food-packers-shun-recycled-plastics-for-now/feed/ 1 Plastics Strategy: challenges and opportunities of recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/plastics-strategy-challenges-and-opportunities-of-recycling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/plastics-strategy-challenges-and-opportunities-of-recycling/#respond Thu, 01 Mar 2018 10:44:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1217631 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/plastics-strategy-challenges-and-opportunities-of-recycling/feed/ 0 EU official: ‘Growing consensus’ for fresh plastic recycling laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/thurs-eu-official-growing-consensus-for-fresh-plastic-recycling-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/thurs-eu-official-growing-consensus-for-fresh-plastic-recycling-laws/#respond Thu, 01 Mar 2018 06:46:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1217105 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/thurs-eu-official-growing-consensus-for-fresh-plastic-recycling-laws/feed/ 0 The future of packaging: It’s all about recyclability https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/the-future-of-packaging-its-all-about-recyclability/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/the-future-of-packaging-its-all-about-recyclability/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:47:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212255 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/the-future-of-packaging-its-all-about-recyclability/feed/ 0 Katainen: ‘We need to change the fundamentals of the plastics market’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/katainen-we-need-to-change-the-fundamentals-of-the-plastics-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/katainen-we-need-to-change-the-fundamentals-of-the-plastics-market/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 07:44:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1211612 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/katainen-we-need-to-change-the-fundamentals-of-the-plastics-market/feed/ 0 Circular economy? Not without the internal market! https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-not-without-the-internal-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-not-without-the-internal-market/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 07:20:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210689 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-not-without-the-internal-market/feed/ 0 Life in plastic: Is it fantastic? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/life-in-plastic-is-it-fantastic/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/life-in-plastic-is-it-fantastic/#respond Mon, 05 Feb 2018 06:16:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210226 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/life-in-plastic-is-it-fantastic/feed/ 0 Packaging and the environment https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/packaging-and-the-environment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/packaging-and-the-environment/#respond Mon, 05 Feb 2018 06:07:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1209989 European countries are preparing to implement a brand new set of waste and recycling laws, following the conclusion of negotiations on the circular economy package in December. But there is more ahead, with the Plastics Strategy unveiled by the European Commission only one month later. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/packaging-and-the-environment/feed/ 0 Plastics: The invisible oil spill https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-the-invisible-oil-spill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-the-invisible-oil-spill/#respond Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:40:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1200708 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-the-invisible-oil-spill/feed/ 0 Chinese waste ban ‘wake-up call’ for European recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/httpwww-euractiv-comsectioncircular-economynewschinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/httpwww-euractiv-comsectioncircular-economynewschinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/#comments Mon, 18 Dec 2017 05:48:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199992 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/httpwww-euractiv-comsectioncircular-economynewschinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/feed/ 1