Statement from Resource Association in relation to the response by WRAP in today’s Guardian to the issues surrounding Closed Loop Recycling and the future of recycled plastic milk bottle recycling in the UK:
Our mission is to support the development of a sustainable and healthy industry by providing a voice, forum and leadership for the materials reprocessing and recycling industries, as well as related environmental and social interests. Member companies will promote the management of materials as resources not wastes.
Our vision is for a resource-efficient materials economy that realises value, prizes quality and seeks to maintain the integrity of the secondary materials that are still too commonly treated as waste.
The Resource Association, the trade association for the reprocessing and recycling industries and their supply chain, today released the results of a survey of public opinion conducted by respected pollsters