UK Household Plastic Packaging Collection Survey 2023 – Data Summary

Data summary for the 2023 Household Plastic Collection Survey.

UK Household Plastic Packaging Collection Survey 2023

The UK Household Plastic Packaging Collection Survey is an annual report produced by RECOUP which provides a comprehensive review of the collection of household plastics for recycling in the UK.

ESA – Quality Standard for Recycled Plastic

The ESA, with support from RECOUP, the BPF and the Recycling Association, has produced a set of quality standards in 2022 for plastics being exported from the UK for recycling.

Plastics Management and Recycling at Household Waste Recycling Centres in the UK – Apr 2023

RECOUP has undertaken research to provide recommendations of interventions that would help enable plastic disposed of at HWRCs to fit into circular economy models, and further steps to build on this research.

UK Plastic Packaging Sorting & Reprocessing Infrastructure Report 2022

UK Plastic Packaging Sorting & Reprocessing Infrastructure Report 2022

UK Household Plastic Packaging Collection Survey 2022

The UK Household Plastic Packaging Collection Survey is an annual report produced by RECOUP which provides a comprehensive review of the collection of household plastics for recycling in the UK.

Recycling of Coloured PET Oct 2020

Summary of the recycling and reprocessing of coloured PET opportunities within the UK

Covid-19 Impact Report Jul 2020

Understanding the immediate, and longer-term impacts of the global situation of Covid-19 on the UK’s plastic supply, use and waste management sectors.

Drinks Recycling On-the-Go Report Feb 2019

This report has been produced to support Defra in its understanding of the current levels of on-the-go single use drinks containers that are placed on the market, consumed, recycled or disposed of in the UK

Deposit Return Schemes Jul 2018

Consumer insight research into current ‘On The Go’ behaviour and initial thoughts about the potential of the introduction of Deposit Return Schemes. Conducted: 2018.