Waste & Recycling

  • Blockchain plastics tracking gathers steam

    August 5, 2020 by SWR Staff

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – CSSA, Layfield, London Drugs, Merlin Plastics, NOVA Chemicals, Recycle BC, Return-It, Save on Foods and V.I.P. Soap have joined BASF in a project that uses blockchain to track plastic through its lifecyle. Called reciChain, the project uses

  • Blockchain for plastics recycling

    April 23, 2020 by Emily Atkins

    BASF has launched a blockchain pilot project in British Columbia to help increase the circularity of the plastics lifecycle. Called reciChain, the project combines blockchain with a digital badge and loop count technology that enables the secured sharing of data