Science Minister announces £20 million Plastics Research and Innovation Fund to turn the tide

(Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council) A new £20 million fund that aims to explore new ideas and innovations that can bring changes in the UK's plastics manufacturing and consumption patterns is announced today by Science Minister, Sam Gyimah. The Plastics and Research Innovation Fund (PRIF) will engage Britain's best scientists and innovators to help move the country towards more circular economic and sustainable approaches to plastics.