Innovative answers to some of the plastic pollution questions are emerging – Ian Welsh reflects on the discussions at the recent Innovation Forum future of plastics conference
But what happens when there are PET bottles in a waste stream that Includes both virgin and recycled polymers, perhaps some polymers that have been recycled numerous times? That’s not something a consumer is going to be able to tell. No doubt solutions will emerge from the recycling sector, but at the very least it must be an added complication.
What about the product?
Collaboration is king