Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Blockchain plastics tracking gathers steam

    August 5, 2020 by SWR Staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – CSSA, Layfield, London Drugs, Merlin Plastics, NOVA Chemicals, Recycle BC, Return-It, Save on Foods and V.I.P. Soap have joined BASF in a project that uses blockchain to track plastic through its lifecyle. Called reciChain, the project uses

  • Blockchain for plastics recycling

    April 23, 2020 by Emily Atkins

    BASF has launched a blockchain pilot project in British Columbia to help increase the circularity of the plastics lifecycle. Called reciChain, the project combines blockchain with a digital badge and loop count technology that enables the secured sharing of data

  • News Plastics

    Alliance to reduce plastic waste formed

    January 18, 2019 by SWR Staff

    LONDON – An alliance of global companies from the plastics and consumer goods value chain has launched a new organization to advance solutions to eliminate plastic waste in the environment, especially in the ocean. The cross-value chain Alliance to End