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China's plastic scrap ban threatens 'crisis' for UK recycling industry

7 Dec 2017 A Chinese ban on the import of plastic waste poses major challenges for the uk's recycling industry, which ships more scrap to China and Hong Kong than any other destination. British companies have shipped more than 

Toxic plastic to be 'burned in Britain' due to China import ban

1 Jan 2018 Hundreds of thousands of tonnes of toxic plastic could be burnt in Britain rather than recycled due to a Chinese import ban, officials have warned. The leaders of the uk's recycling industry admitted yesterday they had “no 

Dynawest UK Worldwide Importers and Exporters Environmental

We are also importers of quality Products competitively priced and have a wide range of experience in the import and range Dynawest Insulated containers Dynawest Drum Pallets Dynawest plastic Pallets & plastic Tanks Dynawest 

The UK's Leading Plastic Trade Association

The British plastics Federation (BPF) is the leading trade association for the uk plastic Industry, with over 400 members and 1200 affiliated members. Encompassing the whole plastic industry supply chain including raw material suppliers, 

China Is Officially Enacting a Plastic Waste Import Ban - Futurism

8 Dec 2017 The plastic waste import ban could spell bad news for the environment. Stuart Foster from Recoup, the uk's national charity for developing plastics recycling, told The Guardian that there were inklings of possible import 

UK capacity gap for plastics exports '375,000 tonnes' News

21 Feb 2018 Research by a plastics exporter has estimated the overall capacity lost to the uk by the Chinese restrictions on Globally, China used to import seven million tonnes of plastics for recycling each year but now allows only 

UK faces build-up of plastic waste - BBC News

1 Jan 2018 The uk's recycling industry says it doesn't know how to cope with a Chinese ban on imports of plastic waste. Britain has been shipping up to 500,000 tonnes of plastic for recycling in China every year, but now the trade has 

Recovered plastic imports & exports WRAP UK

Title, Recovered plastic imports & exports. Source / publisher, HM Revenue & Customs: uk Trade Data. Start date of original data series, 1997, 1999 for searches by SITC code. Frequency of update, Monthly. Source data coverage, The 

China bans foreign waste – but what will happen - The Independent

25 Oct 2017 China has announced it will ban imports of 24 categories of recyclables and solid waste by the end of the 7.3 million metric tonnes of waste plastics from developed countries including the uk, the EU, the US and Japan.

China ban on plastic and paper imports raises urgent UK quality

19 Jul 2017 The uk recycling sector is in limbo following China's announcement that it will be seeking a ban on the import of all scrap plastics and unsorted waste paper, a move that some recyclers have said could cause 'chaos' in 

Longfield Polymers

We are the uk's longest established distributor of low cost, high quality polymers Distribution. Polymer distribution in the uk. Typically, we deliver within 2 working days. Find out more 

Chinese ban on plastic waste imports – UK business opportunity or

8 Dec 2017 The uk has exported 2.7m tonnes of plastic waste to China and Hong Kong since 2012 to be processed. But in January, China will stop imports of 24 grades of rubbish and it's currently unclear what processes are in place in 

Emkay Plastics Ltd Plastics

Sports Equipment Emkay plastics is the uk Stockist and Distributor for Rohacell. Model Making Emkay Today, Emkay plastics are the leading suppliers and specialists for the distribution of Rohacell in the uk. Our continued success is built 

Plastics ban set to frustrate recycling exporters - Financial Times

12 Dec 2017 A ban from Beijing on importing low-grade waste will affect roughly half the plastic that the uk currently sends to But in July, China told the World Trade Organization that it intended to halt the import of 24 grades of plastic, 

Recovered plastic imports and exports WRAP UK

Recovered plastic imports and exports. Figures shown are for SITC code 579 – 'Waste, parings and scrap, of plastics'. Data source: plastic imports and exports. To save a copy of this chart to use in your own documents, right-click the chart and 

EU targets recycling as China bans plastic waste imports - Reuters UK

16 Jan 2018 EU regulators are searching for ways to increase recycling of plastic, as waste piles up in ports after China banned imports of "foreign garbage" from the start of 2018.

China's ban on imported plastic leads to 'impending crisis' for UK

7 Dec 2017 China will stop imports of recyclable waste from early next year, including mixed paper, plastic bottles and 24 types of solid waste, saying much of the waste it imports from the uk and other countries is too hazardous to recycle 

Brexit and the plastics industry - British Plastics Federation

After the uk voted to leave the EU in June 2016, the BPF created a 'Brexit Taskforce', which is chaired by former BPF president Mike Boswell Each year the uk imports £13bn of plastics material, products and machinery and exports £8.4bn.

Pocketbond - About Us

Pocketbond Limited was founded over 25 years ago and is a specialist importer and distributor to the model, toy and speciality trades. We are the exclusive uk importer and distributor for several major model brands. Our ranges cover plastic 

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Chinese ban on plastic waste imports could see UK pollution rise

7 Dec 2017 Chinese restrictions from January will hit uk recycling efforts and risk plastic waste being stockpiled or ending up in landfill, warn industry leaders.