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Rubber and plastic products

Rubber and plastic products sector guidance

This guidance is for businesses that manufacture rubber and plastic products, for example for use in the construction and automotive industries, electrical and electronics manufacturing or packaging production.

You will find this guidance useful if your business:

  • manufactures finished articles from polymers and elastomers
  • processes monomers and pre-polymers, including polymerisation and compounding where these are part of the manufacturing process.
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  • Carbon reduction and efficiency
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  • Materials and equipment
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  • Trade associations and BSOs
  • Transport
  • Waste
  • Water

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