Chemical recycling (or advanced recycling) can be used to complement mechanical recycling in order to increase the variety of plastics that your facility recycles. Within the mock process that this white paper [phase 2] conducted, over 90% of the healthcare plastics evaluated were recyclable.

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With annual waste production increasing every year, the perceived value of chemical recycling will likely increase leading to the extension of the recycling infrastructure. As recycled plastics become more marketable in the future, chemical recycling may become an option for your facility.