Exxtend technology for advanced recycling support the circular economy for plastics

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Resources to enhance your advanced recycling knowledge

Plastic recycling rates are relatively low. According to a 2022 report by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), globally, the bulk of plastic waste ends up "in landfills, incinerated or leaking into the environment, with only 9 percent being successfully recycled*." While mechanical recycling is a good fit for certain types of plastics, it is not able to address all of society’s plastic recycling needs.

Key benefits

Advanced recycling has the potential to complement mechanical recycling and can help support the plastic value chain’s circularity goals by:

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This series of white papers offer more information about the critical elements to help you understand advanced recycling and how it can support a more circular economy for plastics.
  • Infrastructure

    Advanced recycling facility in Baytown, TX

    Supporting value chain collaboration for an advanced recycling infrastructure

  • Technology

    Baytown refiinery

    An overview of advanced recycling technologies

  • Value chain collaboration

    Exxtend technology for advanced recycling

    Advanced recycling takeback programs leveraging Exxtend™ technology and value chain collaboration

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The role Exxtend™ technology and mass balance attribution can play in supporting a circular economy for plastics.

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