Product Takeback Programs for a Circular Economy

| 6 Min read The rate of production is way higher than the rate of recycling. Due to this, products usually end up in landfills after their life ends. How do we change this linear process and inculcate a circular economy practice? Through take-back programs. As the name suggests, these programs help manufacturers and producers collect the users’ used […]

The role of chemicals in the future of plastic recycling

Role of chemicals in the future of plastic recycling

| 2 Min read Even though we are aware of the slow condition of plastic recycling that we are facing today, its demand keeps increasing. If it continues in the same manner the plastic waste volumes will grow from 260 million tons per year in 2016 to 460 million tons by 2030. This will only hike the already existing […]

Recykal Stories: Latur, Maharashtra awarded at Swachh Survekshan 2021

| 3 Min read Swachh Survekshan is a pan India annual cleanliness survey that ranks India’s cities, towns and states based on sanitation, waste management and overall cleanliness.  In the latest nationwide cleanliness survey 4,320 cities were covered in 28 days, adding that over 4.2 core people had given their feedback. Latur, a city in Maharashtra was recognized for […]

A circular chain for plastic to be established by Neste & Alterra

| < 1 Min read Neste has recently acquired a minority stake in Alterra Energy, which has developed proprietary plastic waste recycling technology. This is the beginning of two international brands setting up the foundation for a circular chain of plastic. Neste is an oil refining and marketing company established in Finland, that are pioneers in producing renewable diesel and […]