LDPE properties

LDPE - Low-density polyethylene
LDPE is a relatively tough and flexible polymer. It is used predominantly in packaging (mainly carrier bags) and agriculture. There is a continuous growth observed in the PE waste coming mainly from packaging.



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The installed capacity for recycling flexible polyethylene (PE: PE-LD, PE-LLD PE-MD & PE-HD) has been increasing significantly over the last years.


The European plastics recycling industry welcomes and fully supports the Plastics Strategy published by the European Commission.