Buy & Sell HDPE plastic worldwide at WasteTrade. We specialise in HDPE Recycling in the UK, where you get the best prices for your HDPE plastic scrap materials
HDPE recycling in the most sustainable way is now easier and more profitable than ever before thanks to the WasteTrade marketplace. We offer you, and the materials you have to sell, exposure to the global waste industry’s most reputable recyclers, all of whom are fully vetted before being granted access to marketplace. The plastics you are looking to move onto HDPE recycling services will be available to far more potential buyers than could ever be achievable when using traditional brokerage firms.
As well as making the process of HDPE recycling quick and effortless, WasteTrade also gives you the power to decide on the best offer for yourself. You need no longer worry if the prices your broker is showing you are representative of your materials’ true value, as the price WasteTrade shows you is the price they buyer is offering. Neither do you have to worry about whether your broker’s end user is ethical, as all buyers on our platform have been through our verification process.
WasteTrade does not take commissions or charge fees on materials sold to HDPE recycling services through the platform, so you keep all the money they sell for and don’t have to split it with a middleman. Creating your WasteTrade account is completely free, and once we have completed our fast verification process, you will be granted full access to the marketplace and can begin selling your materials.
Frequently asked questions
High-Density Polyethylene, or HDPE, is a thermoplastic made from the monomer ethylene. Ethylene is polymerised to create Polyethylene; HDPE is one of the five categories the different types of Polyethylene can be grouped into.
High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is strong, lightweight, weather resistant, impact resistant and malleable, meaning it is highly versatile. HDPE has a wide range of applications, such as: Piping, automotive parts, toys, flower pots, storage bins, recycling bins, crates, rope, gardening tools, garden furniture, cereal box liners, milk bottles and more.
High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is a very safe plastic. HDPE is frequently used to make food containers as the material is completely food-safe; another safety feature of this plastic is that it is shatter resistant. Also, given that HDPE is widely recyclable, it is one of the most environmentally friendly polymers - provided it is disposed of properly.
High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) is a highly versatile material that is a popular choice for construction applications. This is because the material is waterproof, weather resistant, impact resistant and UV resistant. The properties of High-Density Polyethylene mean it is frequently used in waterproofing building foundations.
High-Density Polyethylene (High-Density Polyethylene) is an inexpensive material to manufacture; this is especially true due to the fact that the material is widely recyclable, meaning the material can serve many different functions during its lifecycle.