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Waste Segregation using Polythene sacks

October 18th 2016

As we see the waste management industry continue to grow both for the commercial and domestic sectors, the segregation of waste becomes more important and therefore polythene waste segregation sacks do too!

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Compostable and degradable polythene bags

September 21st 2016

Compostable polythene bags are safer, greener alternatives to the conventional plastic bag.

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Benefits of Polythene Bags at events like the Olympics

August 11th 2016

The polythene bag, known to many of us as the plastic bag, is ubiquitous with modern living, and has a multitude of uses.

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Clinical waste sacks vs normal waste sacks – What’s the difference?

July 18th 2016

There are many different types of waste disposal containers and sacks, the two prominent ones being standard plastic Waste Sacks, and specialised Clinical Waste sacks.

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When Not to Charge for Plastic Bags

June 22nd 2016

The whole of UK now follows a law where companies are required to charge customers for plastic carrier bags when they make a purchase from retailers.

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Are Plastic Bags Getting a Bad Reputation?

May 26th 2016

Plastic bags are durable and reusable. This is perhaps why these bags have been the preferred packaging option for so many years.

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All You Need to Know About The 5p Plastic Bags

April 10th 2016

A new law regarding plastic bags was enforced in October last year: Shops in England are now required to charge 5p for each single-use plastic bags.

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Polythene bag charges from retailers

March 8th 2016

News reports that at least one major greetings card retailer got around the 5p carrier bag law, could inspire other businesses to take a closer look at the carrier bag regulations, and find their own creative ways to the do the same.

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Why Colour Coded Bags are Important

February 17th 2016

Colour coded bags help to separate waste more effectively and optimise the recycling process. Collectors can see exactly what’s in the bag and it is easier for both them and the recycling complex to identify waste and capture as many recyclable items as possible.

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Polythene Factoids you may not have known

February 4th 2016

Polythene is the 83 year old innovation who’s first major conquest would be in the fight against Germany in WW2 before going on to shape the worldwide future in packaging.

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