This week we saw the release of the monthly figures covering the last month of 2017. While we can only estimate off these figures they do provide some indication of a positive return for the problematic 2017 materials. As outlined in the table below Aggregate glass continue its struggle being saved only by the surplus created in Remelt. It should however be noted that it has had to use some of the 2017 carry in to see it over the line.
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Packaging Recovery Notes
In the last six months we have seen industry news dominated by the potential problems which may arise due to the banning of some recovered material imports into mainland China. For all the concerns voiced it is important to note that one of the main gauges of reprocessing activity has shown little downturn in volume. The volume of tonnage generated in Plastic via the packaging recovery note system this year has seen little effect on reducing supply.
Innovation in the PRN marketplace
Circularety was launched yesterday (27th September 2016) at the end of an excellent media campaign to increase awareness of a new product. The PRN system hasn't changed much in nearly 20 years.