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Forrec: Technologies for the recycling of used tyres

What can we get from them? During eREC Mai 2021, Italian manufacturer Forrec held a webinar devoted to used tyres treatment. There are more webinars...

Watershed moment for plastics recycling amid huge demand and elevated prices

BIR World Recycling Convention (online), 31 May – 2 June 2021, Plastics Committee: In complete contrast to prevailing conditions during the previous BIR Convention last...

Preserving export option “crucial” to Europe’s recovered paper sector

BIR World Recycling Convention (online), 31 May – 2 June 2021, Paper Division: Severe restrictions on recovered paper exports from Europe to the rest of...

Recycling fundamental to preserving our existence on Earth

BIR World Recycling Convention (online), 31 May – 2 June 2021, Keynote Session: With the intriguing title “Cosmic sustainability: the Universe is a Recycler”, BIR’s...

Challenges and opportunities for recyclers in “the interesting times ahead of us”

E-Scrap Committee, BIR World Recycling Convention (online), 31 May – 2 June 2021 Electronics recycling was in “a very complex environment” in which there was...

Collection of flexible packaging waste is central to achieving a circular economy

A collaboration of European companies, associations and organisations representing the entire value chain have agreed a common position on the essentials for collecting flexible...

Boosting tyre recycling essential to the European Green Deal

Recyclers’ Talks #4, Webinar, 16th June 2021 Going the extra-mile on the road of climate neutral and circular economy is a must to achieve the...

Biodegradation – for which plastic products a viable end-of-life option?

The BioSinn project found products and applications for which biodegradation at the end-of-life is a real option. 25 fact sheets answer technical and regulatory...

Steel packaging raises the bar with record recycling rate of 84 per cent

Recycling of steel packaging in Europe has hit a new all-time high of 84 per cent, according to figures issued by APEAL, the Association...

Closed Loop Application for Recycled PVC in the Automotive Industry

Vinyl Films and Sheets Europe (VFSE) is pleased to announce the successful finalisation of its EATS recycling project together with the project partner CIFRA...

Waste Management: combining circular economy with the zero-pollution ambition

In response to the EU’s zero-pollution ambition, FEAD has held a successful online debate on the role waste management can play in combining circular...

On 30 June 2021, join the “Steinert Waste Recycling: Live”

Discover more about our solutions and reference projects – live from the new waste sorting line at the Steinert test centre. Taking example and several...

BIR’s 2020 Annual Report: Quickly adapting to the challenge of new realities

The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) releases its 2020 Annual Report that highlights key recycling industry developments and data as well as the organization’s...

Textile Exchange highlights C&A’s leadership in sustainability

The global NGO Textile Exchange has highlighted C&A’s position as one of the world’s leading textile companies in terms of sustainability. According to the organisation’s...

Tomra explores future of global aluminium industry in latest webinar

On 20 May 2021, global leader in metal sorting technology, Tomra Recycling held it first metals sorting webinar entitled “Aluminium sorting industry outlook –...

Flat Panel recycling plant: 150,000 pieces of LCD, plasma and LED recycled

150,000 pieces of TVs and equipment with flat panel display were recycled since May last year at GreenWEEE, market leader in electrical and electronic...

VinylPlus: Marking 20 Years of Progress towards #Circularvinyl

At the completion of its second 10-year Voluntary Commitment to sustainable development, the European PVC industry takes stock of its achievements and looks ahead...

EuRIC President Cinzia Vezzosi called to the vice presidency of Assofermet

EuRIC congratulates Cinzia Vezzosi, President of the European Recycling Industries' Confederation for her recent election as Vice President of Assofermet, the Italian Association of...

Climate change and the production of iron and steel

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) releases a public policy paper, Climate change and the production of iron and steel. The paper outlines the steel...

Aligning objectives of the EU zero-pollution ambition & waste management sector

FEAD, the European Waste Management Association, strongly supports the ambitious EU plan to significantly reduce air, water and soil pollution to levels no longer...

Tove Anderson as new CEO announced for Tomra Systems

Norway-headquartered global sustainable technology company Tomra Systems ASA has said current president and CEO, Stefan Ranstrand, will be replaced by Tove Anderson by November...

E-Scrap Committee: The main challenges for the 2020s

Tuesday, 1 June 2021, 12.30 - 13.30 (CEST) – BIR World Recycling Convention & Exhibition  Over the last year or so, technology has helped us...

Welcome to our expo and conference eREC 2021 (May 3 to 8, 2021)

For the second time, eREC, the digital recycling expo and conference for circular economy and waste management, will finally start. From May 3 to...

Ocean Legacy Foundation launches EPIC Academy

EPIC Academy is a free online educational platform providing worldwide communities with essential knowledge regarding ocean plastic pollution, cleanup efforts, and solutions for creating...

Recycling is for the bin – this is where the cycle begins

At the Swedish company Veolia Recycling Plastics Sweden AB, waste bins, HDPE pipes and other contaminated hard plastic waste are turned into new raw...

Tomra Recycling invites to webinar: Aluminum recycling industry outlook

Anticipating future trends in the aluminum recycling industry, Tomra Recycling is going to hold its first metals sorting webinar “Aluminum recycling industry outlook –...

Greenback appoints Ellen de Kreij to board of directors

Greenback Recycling Technologies, an advanced recycling technology company focused on creating certified circular solutions for plastic waste, has announced the appointment of Ellen de...

Injury risk: BIR survey puts spotlight on shredder safety

Tuesday, 1 June 2021, 10.35 - 11.35 (CEST) Workforce safety has always been a matter of paramount importance to companies engaged in scrap shredding. Approaching...

ICSG Press Release: Copper Market Forecast 2021/2022

The International Copper Study Group (ICSG) met via a web-meeting, on 28-29 April 2021. Government delegates and industry advisors from most of the world’s...

IARC 2021 in Geneva: Definitive congress program now available

20th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2021, June 23 – 25, 2021, Geneva, Switzerland The definitive programme of IARC 2021, the world’s leading International Automobile...

Successful General Assembly of FEAD – New Members Welcomed

FEAD, the European Waste Management Association, representing the private waste management industry across Europe, held a successful General Assembly of its members, and we...

Resilux set to double bottle-to-bottle recycling capacity using Erema technology

Resilux, a leading PET bottle and preform producer, has announced a major new technology investment which will result in them doubling their bottle-to-bottle PET...

ICSG Press Release: Copper – Preliminary Data for January 2021

The International Copper Study Group (ICSG) released preliminary data for January world copper supply and demand in its April 2021 Copper Bulletin. The Bulletin...

Press Release worldsteel: March 2021 Crude Steel Production

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 169.2 million tonnes (Mt) in March 2021, a...

Camera solution for smelting furnaces to increase safety and availability

Metso Outotec is launching a robust Furnace Camera to reduce or even eliminate the need to power off or cut the feed to inspect...

EU Taxonomy and the role of waste-to-energy – missed chance for circularity

In light of the adoption of the Taxonomy’s delegated act on activities substantially contributing to climate mitigation, FEAD – the European Waste Management Association...

Plans for first polystyrene recycling plant in Europe are progressing

INEOS Styrolution, Recycling Technologies and Trinseo have announced today that they have reached a significant milestone in their plans to build commercial polystyrene (PS)...

Polymer Raw Material Shortage for 90 Per Cent of Converters

Production of essential goods in Europe threatened – need to calm down markets. The European plastics converting industry is facing severe shortages of raw materials...

Waste-to-Energy: an essential element for circularity

In view of the upcoming delegated acts on the EU Taxonomy, FEAD, the European Waste Management Association, yesterday held a successful online event on...

Rare Earth Roll Separator for University of Birmingham

The University of Birmingham has purchased a laboratory-scale Rare Earth Roll Separator for their School of Metallurgy and Minerals lithium-ion battery recycling research facility....

Combineering A/S: 25 Years with Circular Economy

On 1 April, Lars Vedel Jørgensen celebrated his 25th anniversary at Combineering A/S i Birkerød. By agreement with the previous owner, Lars, together with...

Starting next week! D-EXPO Circular Economy – virtual event

The Digital Trade Fair for Plastics Sustainability, April 13 to 16, 2021. Hanser invites to an international virtual event for professionals with a focus on...

Marina Arz new Managing Director of IVK Europe Association

Marina Arz has been appointed as the new Managing Director of IVK Europe, the European Association of Plastic Films and Sheets. She took up...

Cyclyx receives ISCC Plus Certification for its circular recycling pathway

The Certification is a third-party review that provides traceability of recycling process. Cyclyx International, LLC, a consortium-based feedstock management company with a mission to increase...

Nouveau Monde announces appointment of Dr. Jürgen Köhler

Nouveau Monde Graphite is proud to announce the appointment to its Board of Dr. Jürgen Köhler effective April 1, 2021. Dr. Köhler was formerly the...

RecyClass doubles capacity to certify recycled plastics content

New Certification Bodies join the Recycled Plastics Traceability Certification. The certification is geared at determining the actual shares of recycled content in plastic. To allow...

WEEE Forum expands in three continents to tackle the global e-waste challenge

The WEEE Forum, which represents e-waste Producer Responsibility Organisations throughout the world, is continuing to grow its global membership with the recent addition of...

Geminor launches database to help streamline European recycling

GemiLAB is a new database that will help analyze the quality of waste for material recycling and energy recovery. The database developed by Geminor...

Tana – 50 years of innovative technological and operational solutions

Tana’s first 50 years have been marked by exceptional innovativeness and a pioneering spit, right from its very first steps to the present day....

IED revision: better implementation for improved waste management

ESWET welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the Industrial Emission Directive revision. Better implementation of the IED would further strengthen the waste management sector's...