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Europe Plans To Increase The Recycling Rate Of Plastic Bottles To 90 Percent By 2025 To Reduce Pollution

Jul 09, 2018

The web comprehensive report on May 15, according to the British Reuters reported that European bottlers 15, set a goal, that is before 2025, will recovery rate from 60% to 90% of plastic bottles, in order to improve the utilization rate of recycling and reducing pollution European bottled water association said in a statement, throw waste plastic bottle packaging is unacceptable part of the phenomenon of items.

According to the report, though there is a big difference between different countries, but at present about 60% of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles can be recycled federation, said their goal is to set new industry, by 2025 the eu average plastic recovery rate increased to 90%.

Federation also said that the eu citizens per year on average about 110 litres of bottled water, drinking association will cooperate with renewable industries, by the year 2025 will be at least 25% recycled plastic bottles for bottled water bottle, however, for these goals will be how many, how to implement cost the union did not give clear instructions.

Some countries, such as Germany, have reportedly imposed high deposits on plastic bottles to encourage recycling.