35 results for Plastics

WRAP has been working with industry to develop recycling of plastics pots, tubs and trays in the UK and ensure that recycling...

Mixed plastic is a term that covers all non-bottle plastic packaging from...

WRAP, in collaboration with Valpak Consulting Ltd, has published three market oriented reports which each focus on particular aspects of...

High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is a type of resin commonly used in plastics bottles. It is widely used in the UK for fresh milk...

PET (polyethylene terephthalate) is a type of resin and a form of polyester; it is commonly labelled with the ...

It is estimated that 580,000 tonnes of plastic bottles entered the UK...

There are a number of different types of plastic packaging that require different treatment, reprocessing methods, and types of...

WRAP’s information on plastics includes guides to the collection, sorting and reprocessing from commercial organisations, households,...

This guide is targeted at senior officers within waste teams at local authorities. It aims to communicate the key messages surrounding...

A case study detailing the success Reading’s Material Recycling Facility (MRF) is having with its automatically sorted plastics. ...