Marketplace abstracts for Sustainable Earth 2018 at the University of Plymouth
Recycled electrical products lead to hazardous chemicals appearing in everyday items
A study at the University of Plymouth shows chemicals such as bromine, antimony and lead are finding their way into food-contact items and other everyday products because manufacturers are using recycled electrical equipment as a source of black plastic
University signs deal to help launch new recycling campaign
A new campaign has been launched by the University and its Students' Union to increase the amount of recycling across the estate, with a redesigned process that makes it easier for all to deposit recyclable litter.
Waste and recycling
Our policy and working towards the five Rs: reduce, reuse, recycle, (energy) recovery and remove.