Welcome to the price indicators section for plastics recycling . We show the price which may be paid, £ per tonne, for collected material for plastics recycling, including plastic bottles and plastic film –  HDPE, PET and PP.

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1. Price indicators shown are ex works and £ per tonne and are not guaranteed. They are compiled by

2. PRNs and PERNs: the indicator price show for films and bottles is deemed to include the PRN or PERN value. Prices shown are ex works and £ per tonne.


Bottles 2015JanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJune
Clear and light blue PET80 - 115-----
Coloured PET25 - 35-----
HDPE natural270-320-----
HDPE mixed colour110 - 120-----
Mixed30 - 75-----
Bottles 2015JulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember
Clear and light blue PET------
Coloured PET------
HDPE natural------
HDPE mixed colour------
Valpak Bywaters t2e