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A.K. Błędzki, K. Gorący


Recycling of plastics in Europe


Polimery 1992, No 6, 241


DOI: dx.doi.org/10.14314/polimery.1992.241

Summary

The numerical data illustrating the scale of the problems connected with the utilization of plastics wastes in Western Europe were presented. The main systems of collecting plastics wastes were discussed, with a particular attention paid to systems adopted in the F.R.G. The individual steps in the preparation of plastics wastes for processing were characterized, a.o. the method of classification with hydrocydoncs. Various methods used in recycling of plastics waste were presented, such as incineration, several variants of chemical recycling and material recycling. The importance of plastics recycling (also from the ecological point of view) in the economy of the highly developed countries was discussed.


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