Major technical and business advances will be announced at the International Plastic Pipes XX Conference and Exhibition. These developments are previewedby the provisional program of papers for the conference that will be held September 6 – 8, 2021 at the Okura Hotel in Amsterdam. Zoran Davidovski (PPXX Chairman) comments: “Ever since our first event inSouthampton […]

How to Turn Any Single-Use Plastic Container Into a Beautiful Eco-Friendly Planter

Anyone whose home is filled with plants knows buying a pot for every single one of those green beauties can get really expensive. But Megan McSherry, the creator of the sustainable living blog Acteevism, came up with a simple way to give your plant babies a pretty new home and help save the planet in the process. Single-use plastic is of […]

IPL Plastics to acquire parts of Coral Products Group

Coral Products has entered into a share purchase agreement with One51 ES Plastics–  the UK subsidiary of the IPL Plastics Group – for the conditional sale of Coral Products (Mouldings) and Interpack for an estimated £7.9 million. Completion is expected to occur in February 2021, with a back-stop date of 30 April 2021, according to […]

Recycling has become a distraction from wider challenges around plastics waste

One of the defining aspects of COVID-19 has been the mantra of ‘build back better’, the idea that Europe’s economic recovery depends on doing things differently to address the problems we have failed to tackle for decades. When it comes to climate and environmental challenges, the EU has positioned itself as a bellwether for member […]