Rethinking the science of plastic recycling: UK startup lands £1.2M for turning trash into treasure using AI & robotics

The recycling industry is plagued by various problems including, dull, dirty, and dangerous manual jobs. Also, numerous waste pickers are exposed to a multitude of occupational hazards, which have resulted in the industry facing an average of 50% labour turnover every 6 months.  With China’s waste import ban, the UK has stopped exporting 50% of … Continue reading Rethinking the science of plastic recycling: UK startup lands £1.2M for turning trash into treasure using AI & robotics