Chemicals in the circular economy – the challenge

The global chemicals industry is taking action along with the global push to increase recycling and other circular economy targets. Investment in the mechanical recycling of polymers has snowballed, especially in sectors such as polyethylene terephthalate (PET), and chemical recycling is now seen by many as the most efficient way to boost recycling rates. Although many positive steps have been made, many challenges remain, including a viable infrastructure, applicable technologies and exact investment requirements.

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