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Recycling Technologies

A highly sustainable solution to the rapidly growing problem of plastic waste.

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Adrian Griffiths

CEO at Recycling Technologies

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Ravish Jain

Commercial Director at Recycling Technologies

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Employees 101–200
Headquarters Swindon, England, United Kingdom
UK-based Recycling Technologies Ltd is on a mission to accelerate the evolution of plastic into a more sustainable material. Currently, 88% of the plastic used in the world is either buried, burned or leaked into the environment. This means that the world recycles only 12% of the million tonnes of plastic waste produced each year. Recycling Technologies, a research, engineering, and manufacturing company, has developed innovative technologies to turn hard-to-recycle plastic waste including polystyrene and flexible packaging into feedstocks for new plastic production. Our first commercial product, the RT7000, is modular and small-scale, designed to fit easily onto existing waste treatment and recycling sites, providing a scalable solution to recycle waste plastic anywhere in the world. For further information, please visit www.recyclingtechnologies.co.uk.

Notable Achievements

  • We have been chosen by Ineos Styrolution and Trinseo as their main technology provider to recycle polystyrene back to virgin-quality styrene
  • We raised circa £9M from Neste, world leader renewable and circular chemical solutions, and Mirova, sustainability impact investor
  • We are the third highest-growth clean-tech company in the UK by Beauhurst.

Currently Operating in Four Regions

Press Mentions

July 10, 2019

A ‘bin-win’ situation

March 19, 2020

Neste and Mirova back Recycling Technologies to accelerate transition to circular economy for plastic

March 9, 2020

Recycling Technologies to receive €10m investment

November 19, 2018

Recycling machine has 'cracking' solution to plastic pollution

August 13, 2018

Local Government Association calls for industry-wide approach to tackle unrecyclability of plastic packaging | Envirotec

August 8, 2018

Chemical recycling is coming of age

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