Gelsenkirchen Circularity Center

When it comes to the circular economy, Europe gets it.

Exploring Plastics Renewal™ opportunities in Europe.

In September of 2021, Brightmark and bp announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for evaluating opportunities to develop circularity centers in Europe—converting waste plastics destined for incineration, landfill, or export into valuable feedstocks for plastics and other industrial applications.


Watch our film. Meet Jude.

Watch our film to understand better how our plastics renewal process works—from Jude’s perspective.



“We are able to accept all types of plastic that are co-mingled. It might not sound like a big deal, but it’s a game-changer.”


– Rick Peterson // Chief Technology Officer

To date we've recycled
pounds of plastic waste

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See what the science says

Our Ashley Circularity Center is ISCC (International Sustainability and Carbon Certification) PLUS certified—ensuring that biomass is not produced on land with high biodiversity and carbon stock. We follow good agricultural practices protecting soil, water, and air. We ensure that human rights, labor, and land rights are respected. We ensure that sustainable material is traceable throughout international supply chains and that our greenhouse gas reduction targets are met.


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Read our peer-reviewed LCA

A peer-reviewed life cycle analysis conducted by the Georgia Institute of Technology with Environmental Clarity Inc. demonstrates that our Plastics Renewal™ technology yields significant environmental savings—saving 82% of energy, 46% of water, and a 39%-139% reduction in carbon footprint.

Read Our LCA

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