Plastic crates & pallets reduce the amount of packaging waste generated. They provide for efficient storage and transportation of products, including fragile fresh agricultural products or glass bottles.
The main market for virgin high-density polyethylene are blow moulded products, mainly used in consumer packaging.
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.