The Rising Problem Of Plastic Waste In India

| 3 Min read Plastic became the most popular material for consumer products in the Indian market in the 1960s. The increased usage of plastic is a tangible sign of modernity. The first time Indians used plastic was exciting owing to its glossy substance, vivid colours, and less expensive to purchase in bulk. The first plastic items used by […]

Draft Gazette Notification on EPR Rules October 2021

| 9 Min read The latest Draft Gazette notification on EPR rules by the Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) was released on 6th October 2021. The Draft has brought in new/changes in the following specific areas: Applicability of the EPR Rules Registration procedures Targets Obligations w.r.t plastic packaging Reuse Recycle Use of Recycled Content End of […]

Brands pledge to use Recycled Plastic Waste in Production

Brands pledge to protect mother earth

| 2 Min read Recycling is key in helping conserve natural resources and protect the global environment for human wellbeing. Among the long list of recyclable materials, plastic waste recycling is one of the major aspects to be focussed on. Plastic waste in landfills, incineration, and more are creating immense negative impacts on the environment. Countries around the world […]

Recykal Stories: Changlang – Swacch City, Award at Swachh Survekshan 2021.

Changlang, Arunachal Pradesh, Awarded at Swachh Survekshan 2021

| 4 Min read The Indian Government has been encouraging and implementing various programs for the cities, towns, and states to overcome the issue of uncleanliness around the country. One of such initiatives is Swachh Survekshan 2021, a pan India annual cleanliness survey, where the award is presented to the cities, towns, and states based on sanitation, waste management, […]

5 Major Challenges in Plastic Waste Recycling

| 3 Min read Plastic waste recycling is the reprocessing of plastic waste into new and useful products. The effective performance of plastic recycling can Protect the environment, Reduce the dependence on landfills Conserve resources from plastic pollution and Reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Challenges of Plastic Waste Recycling It is well known that plastic recycling is an important part and […]

Draft Gazette Notification on EPR Rules October 2021

| 9 Min read The latest Draft Gazette notification on EPR rules by the Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) was released on 6th October 2021. The Draft has brought in new/changes in the following specific areas: Applicability of the EPR Rules Registration procedures Targets Obligations w.r.t plastic packaging Reuse Recycle Use of Recycled Content End of […]

Recykal and HUL in Arunachal Pradesh

Team Recykal in Arunachal Pradesh

| 3 Min read Recykal’s recent partnership with Unilever in Arunachal Pradesh has reached a new scale with the collective project being shortlisted for the Prime Ministers Award 2020 in the innovative projects category. Preventing plastic waste from entering the landfills The plastic waste channeled between June 2020 to May 2021, includes MLP or Multi-Layered Plastics (Non- Recyclable), Low-Density […]

Dow Unlocks the Power of Circular Economy through Looped In

| 6 Min read Team Recykal‘s Abhay Deshpande recently sat down with Dow Packaging & Specialty Plastics‘ Han Zhang, PhD to discuss how big #tech is creating #sustainable solutions for the plastic waste problem in India, where 10,000 tons of waste goes uncollected every day. Here’s a transcript of the discussion. Han Zhang Hello everyone. I’m Han Zhang, Asia Pacific Sustainability Director, Packaging and Speciality Plastics at DOW.  […]

Recykal uses Digital Technology to manage waste in India

Recykal featured on Plastics Today Magazine

| 2 Min read Digital solutions or digital technology have the capacity to transform any ecosystem, and in this case, it is Waste Management in India. Team Recykal and its digital technology were featured in Plastic Today Magazine. Plastics Today is a quarterly magazine that showcases industry developments, challenges, and pioneers in the sector. Team Recykal is humbled to […]