09 Apr 2020Recycling
08 Apr 2020Recycling
BIR has officially contacted governments, shipping lines and their international organizations, as well as port authorities, so that they support the recycling industries’ request to waive costs and fees on containers stuck in ports due to government shutdowns
DS Smith’s Head of Recycling, Jochen Behr, has reacted to the warning, making clear that while DS Smith are currently not seeing a disruption, it is important that the supply chain works together to keep materials moving at this crucial time.
20 Mar 2020Recycling
To mark Global Recycling Day, the Global Recycling Foundation announced the ten #RecyclingHeroes who have each won a $1,000 prize thanks to their dedication and innovation in local recycling. The winners, selected from over 2,000 entries, are from across the globe, covering eight countries and all the main continents.
As part of a consumer awareness campaign to highlight the eco-friendly benefits of paper-based carton packaging, ‘Ricki Recycle’ is the first of five characters, known as the Carton Campaigners, to be fully introduced to the public and help children to understand the virtues of being environmentally friendly.