Category | Sustainability
EUMEPS and Smart Packaging Europe organised the event “EPSolutely! Innovation, recycling and the EPS industry’s progress towards circularity”
Press release: PolyREC launches RecoTrace
PolyREC launches RecoTrace, the multipolymer data collection system to record European recycled plastic data
A talk with the new EUMEPS Managing Director: the future of EPS in Europe
Jürgen gives his vision of the future of EPS in Europe
Ground-breaking facility to sort all household plastic packaging in Sweden
Site Zero will be the world’s most technologically advanced plastic recycling plant.
Too many recyclable materials are not re-used across the EU. The efforts of the Circular Plastics Alliance (CPA) will boost plastic recycling.
Mission Is-possible: Industry focuses fight against beach litter
It is never good to see EPS on beaches, regardless of where it originates.
Lessons from Denmark
EPS is widely used in Denmark because of the country’s long tradition of fishing and aquaculture. And Denmark’s recycling numbers just keep on improving.
Lessons from the Far East
Japan leads the way with innovative ways to get end-of-life EPS to the recycling bin. More than 90% of used EPS is recycled in the country.
EPS or not EPS
Is it EPS or is it not EPS? That is a very good question. Because of this, we have recently published an infographic to explain this.
EPS art: Of “Styrobots” and stage sets
EPS is used by thousands of artists around the world to express their opinions and vision of the world.
Plastics industry produces statement on the publication of EU SUP Guidelines
Smart Packaging Europe co-signs a statement with 10 other organisations.
EPS fish boxes keep fish fresh from port to market
Their light weight, combined with superior thermal insulation properties, reduces the need for cooling.
Today marks the official launch of Smart Packaging Europe.