PLASTIC PPE TO BE GIVEN NEW LIFE AS PART OF ‘GROUND-BREAKING’ RESEARCH PROJECT

Plastic PPE waste is to be given a second life as part of a new research project. © PA Wire A partnership between Heriot-Watt University and PPE maker Globus Group aims to recycle waste PPE (Dominic Lipinski/PA) Since the start of the pandemic, about 8.4 million tonnes of plastic PPE waste, including respirators and masks, have been generated from 193 countries, and the majority dumped ...

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