VIDEO: Circular economy journey just beginning for plastics industry

Source: ICIS News


LONDON (ICIS)--Public opinion and political power heightened pressure on the petrochemical industry in the past year to adapt to Circular Economy and recycling needs.

However, plastic resin producers began their moves towards these goals prior to 2017 by buying new capacities, redesigning packaging and bringing out new products.

Were these steps sufficient to achieve the sustainability targets set out by the European Commission in its Plastics Strategy launch? Markets Reporter Pavle Popovic discusses the outlook and context for plastics recycling in Europe in this ICIS Insight video. Click here to download the market insight to find out more.