The ICIS Recycled Polyethylene (R-PE) Report is published weekly in Europe

• The report covers prices throughout the recycled polyethylene chain for both HDPE and LDPE, including post-consumer waste and pellet prices, all on an ex-works basis

• HDPE waste bale prices are quoted for post-consumer mixed-coloured NWE and mixed-coloured and natural UK material

• R-HDPE pellet prices are quoted for natural blow-moulding, natural injection, black pipe grade, black general purpose and mixed-coloured in NWE and food-grade pellets in the UK

• LDPE waste bale prices are quoted for post-consumer natural and mixed coloured NWE

• R-LDPE pellet prices are quoted for natural, black and mixed-coloured

• Commentary and analysis on other related markets, including information on upstream virgin PP

• Market developments in new applications, technology, production news, and chemical recycling will be included on an ad-hoc basis

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Recycled Polyethylene Methodology – 26 May 2021


This is the ICIS pricing methodology for polyethylene. ICIS quotes recycled polyethylene prices in Europe. ICIS continuously develops, reviews and revises its methodologies in consultation with industry participants. Previous versions of this methodology can be found under Archived Documents. For a copy of an archived methodology document, please email To find out more, please see […]