Resources

Welcome to our Resources section where you can view or download a range of key industry documentation, or visit relevant websites for additional information.

Videos

TEDx – Plastics Rehab

Let’s bust the myth about plastics and have some plastic rehab with this thought-provoking talk from Kim Ragaert.

Links

Why Do We Need Single-Use Plastics?

An interesting article by the British Plastic Federation

Why some plastic packaging is necessary to prevent food waste and protect the environment.

A study by Dr Manoj Dora and Dr Eleni Iacovidou of Brunel University London.

British Plastics Federation responds to BBC’s War on Plastic

After the BBC’s War on Plastic programme, the BPF responded with this thought-provaking article.

Taxing Plastic Packaging Based Upon the Amount of Recycled Content

In 2019 the government proposed taxing plastic packaging products that do not contain at least 30% recycled material, BPF speak openly about this new law.

Extended Producer Responsibility

The UK plastics industry supports the government’s objective of reducing plastic waste and improving recycling rates.

Marine Litter FAQ’s 

Marine Litter Facts have compiled and explained a list of the FAQ’s.

Plastics & The Environment

Explaining the often unknown reality of plastics & the environment.

 

PDFs & Downloadables

Fast facts about plastic bags – CBC

Plastics: A Vision for a Circular Economy – BPF

Unwrapped – How Throwaway Plastic is Failing to Solve Europe’s Food Waste Problem

Eliminating The Plastics Problem – The Plastics Pact & Wrap