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Award confirms recycling best practices

Published 19th June, 2018 by Neil Nixon

Award confirms recycling best practices

RPC bpi recycled products has been named ‘Plastics Recycling Business of the Year’ in the Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management, organised by, a leading independent website for the sector.

The company’s entry focused on the major steps it has taken to improve not just its recycling but its overall sustainability performance. This has been delivered through heavy investment in technology, the adoption of circular economy principles, lowering the business’s carbon footprint, and reducing the amounts of waste it sends to landfill.

“It is a huge honour to be named Plastics Recycling Business of the Year,” said Sian Miles, purchasing director, RPC bpi recycled products. “The selection process was stringent and thorough and even to make the shortlist was a giant achievement. The judges got to know our business, our ambitions and our commitment, so to win the top prize is all the more rewarding. It is also a testament to the dedication and hard work of our talented staff in our four UK sites, in Stroud, Heanor, Rhymney, and Dumfries.”

Photo shows: Left to right: Rachel Riley (host), Lucinda Holmes, Katherine Lorek-Wallace and sponsor Paul Foster of YS Reclamation, with Steve Eminton.

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