Resources

Report
15 December 2021

This report brings together several strands of work (reports, surveys and presentations) completed by partners as part of a Digital Deposit Return Scheme (DDRS) pilot in Conwy, run during June and July 2021.

Initiatives:
  • Collections & recycling
Sector:
  • Local Authorities
Guide
1 December 2021

Getting Started

The demonstrations below show you how to get the information you need from the Materials Map. 

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Guide
1 December 2021

Funded by the Welsh Government, the Circular Materials Mapping Tool has been developed by WRAP Cymru with support from Resilience Sustainable Solutions and Green Edge Applications Limited. 

The Circular Materials Map is intended to help support greater collaboration between the many businesses that make up Wales’ plastics and paper sectors. It provides businesses with the opportunity to further enhance their understanding of the plastics and paper industries with the overarching aim of creating a plastics and paper circular economy within Wales.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Guide
1 December 2021

The following organisations are available to support you:

These organisations can provide information and support on waste management to help you to contribute to the circular economy within Wales.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Guide
1 December 2021

Getting Started

The demonstrations below show you how to get the information you need from the Materials Map.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Guide
1 December 2021

Getting Started

The demonstrations below show you how to get the information you need from the Circular Materials Map.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Guide
1 December 2021

Getting Started

The demonstrations below show you how to get the information you need from the Materials Map.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Guide
1 December 2021

Getting Started

The demonstrations below show you how to get the information you need from the Materials Map.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Tool
1 December 2021

WRAP Cymru has developed this user-friendly Circular Materials Mapping Tool for Wales – a useful resource for Welsh stakeholders across the plastics and paper value chain.

It provides an interactive, visual representation of the extent of Wales’ plastics and paper sectors, plotting business locations and helping to identify where there are clusters.

Initiatives:
  • Recycled content in manufacturing
  • Plastic Packaging
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products
Case study
10 November 2021
Initiatives:
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
Report
14 October 2021

In 2020 Welsh Government requested WRAP Cymru, through the Collaborative Change Programme, undertake a high-level assessment of the potential impacts of a Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) on Welsh local authorities’ waste collection services.

Initiatives:
  • Collaborative Change Programme
Sector:
  • Local Authorities
  • National government and departments
Case study
26 August 2021

Using 100% recycled plastic in challenging commercial times

Initiatives:
  • Circular Economy Fund
Sector:
  • Manufacturers
  • Organisations extending the life-time of products