Closing the loop for plastic bottles

Biffa combined its in-house knowledge with expertise from across Europe to build the UK's first recycling plant turning PET back into food-grade PET, while the remaining material is turned into other usable items. Simon Pickstone reports

by Simon Pickstone
BIffa’s £27.5m Seaham recycling plant turns PET bottles back into food-grade PET. Photograph: Biffa
BIffa’s £27.5m Seaham recycling plant turns PET bottles back into food-grade PET. Photograph: Biffa

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