Plastic

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University of Portsmouth to Lead Science & Tech Hub for Reducing Plastic Waste

The University of Portsmouth will share £100 million of funding announced by the Department for Science, Innovation & Technology (DSIT)Read More »

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Tesco and Veolia to Recycle Soft Plastic and Support Schools

A new partnership involving Tesco, Veolia, Groundwork and local councils in the UK will introduce greener areas in schools andRead More »

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Closing the Loop on Plastic Milk Bottles

UK convenience retailer One Stop has rolled out an initiative to recycle over 380,000 plastic milk bottles annually from itsRead More »

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UK’s Largest Regeneration Project Pioneering Research into Plastic Alternatives

A new research project at Peel L&P’s Wirral Waters development aims to lead the world by substituting plastics used in construction with sustainable alternatives. Read More »

Latest Updates

Paint Can Recycling Scheme Reaches Million Milestone

A free-of-charge recycling scheme offered by AkzoNobel brand Dulux Decorator Centre in the UK in cooperation with Veolia has disposedRead More »

industry

Supporting Sustainable Storage and Handling

For many years, German storage bin manufacturer BITO-Lagertechnik has been puting sustainability into practice, supported by innovative technologies and state-of-theRead More »

Latest Updates

British Businesses Unaware of New Plastic Packaging Tax

Seventy-seven per cent of senior decision makers in retail and manufacturing who participated in a YouGov survey commissioned by VeoliaRead More »

Environment

Rewarding Consumers of Sustainable Beauty Products

A new partnership between UK loyalty app Embargo and eco-beauty brand Faith In Nature will incentivise purchases of refillable products.Read More »

Environment

Why Ocean-bound Plastic Could Soon Have a Place in your Office

Oliver Cripps, Sustainability Manager for Herman Miller, explains why upcycling ocean-bound plastics for use in offices is a logical extensionRead More »

Blog

Sustainable Ironmongery: Why Product Life Cycle Really Matters

16.07.2021, 12:09 Sustainable Ironmongery: Why Product Life Cycle Really Matters Sustainability is set to play an increasingly important role inRead More »

Environment

Saving Plastic and Lives

22.03.2021, 08:38 Saving Plastic and Lives On World Water Day, Dutch charity Made Blue and MIW have launched a waterRead More »

Environment

Supporting the Plastic Circular Economy

28.01.2021, 12:45 Supporting the Plastic Circular Economy Veolia UK & Ireland has expanded its plastic recycling capacity in the UnitedRead More »

COP26

Inauguration of ESA Chair

27.11.2020, 14:12 Inauguration of ESA Chair Gavin Graveson, Executive Vice-President of Veolia UK & Ireland, has been inaugurated as theRead More »

Education

Record UK Investment in Plastic Recycling Technology

16.10.2020, 00:11 Record UK Investment in Plastic Recycling Technology UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is investing £20 million in fourRead More »

Australia

Supporting Recycling with Deposit Schemes

13.10.2020, 11:45 Supporting Recycling with Deposit Schemes Andrea Falco, Head of Sales at HSM, explains why the rest of theRead More »

Environment

Decreasing Plastic Furniture Pollution

18.04.2019, 13:26 Decreasing Plastic Furniture Pollution The need for plastic has increased substantially since the first fully synthetic plastic, Bakelite,Read More »

Environment

Ending Plastic Waste

Cryovac and Bubble Wrap protective packaging manufacturer Sealed Air Corporation has joined The Alliance to End Plastic Waste, a newRead More »

Environment

The Last Straw

22.02.2019, 12:37 The Last Straw IFMA UK has joined forces with Greenpeace and children-run charity Kids Against Plastic! in theRead More »

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