Posted: 05/06/2024

Plastic Plant Pots –Give Them a Break!

Following our recent “Kerbside Collection and Recycling of PP Plant Pots” webinar, RECOUP have continued to investigate the collection of plastic plant pots for recycling.

Our latest article outlines the progress so far, including trials through the sorting process of Polypropylene pots. RECOUP also investigated the next step of the recycling chain and sought guidance from a PP re-processor where it was widely communicated that mono PP plant pots are a valuable material and can be easily processed into pellets that go on to make new products.

So, why are plant pots not being collected, sorted, and recycled given they are made from such a valuable material? Read our latest article to find out more!