Recycled plastic challenge for schools

Recycled plastic challenge for schools

RPC bpi recycled products is piloting a recycling initiative named ‘Recycle with Riley’ with primary schools in Stroud, Gloucestershire. The challenge requires the children to collect their pre-loved polythene plastic from home, which currently is not collected by local authorities, and bring it into school to be recycled by RPC

New Waste and Resource Strategy ‘short-sighted’ and ‘doesn’t go far enough’

New Waste and Resource Strategy 'short-sighted' and 'doesn't go far enough'

In response to Michael Gove’s Waste and Resource Strategy announced recently, architect, academic and activist, Duncan Baker-Brown has called on the construction industry to innovate and lead the way while Government lags behind.   “Michael Gove is absolutely correct that waste is a valuable resource, but his focus on recycling

Plaswood’s Stairway to Sustainability

Plaswood’s Stairway to Sustainability

The Menai Bridge spans the sea between Anglesey and mainland Wales - a monument to strength and endurance. It can be reached several ways from the Anglesey side, but until recently one of them was in sharp contrast to the might of the historic suspension bridge.   For several years the woodland

Plaswood Group launches Earth Brown to lumber range

Plaswood Group launches Earth Brown to lumber range

BPI Recycled Products - Plaswood Group has launched a new brown blend of its eco-friendly Plaswood lumber and extended the range of sizes and shapes of all Plaswood lumber available to builders’ merchants, civil engineering and construction contractors and local authority specifiers, including waterways management professionals.   Plaswood high performance lumber is