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The perfect sorting solution for copper meatballs in ferrous products

The purity of iron scrap (Fe) is crucial for guaranteed sales in the steel industry. Operators of shredder plants using the Steinert SteelMaster can...

Quality analysis of plastic flakes and regrind within minutes

Sesotec’s Flake Scan analysis system saves time and money. The quality of plastic flakes and regrind is crucial in determining whether plastic processors and manufacturers...

Lindner’s FPS actively prevents fires caused by damaged batteries

One of the most pressing recent issues in the mechanical processing and conversion of waste into solid recovered fuels (SRF) is the high fire...

Ineos Styrolution and Recycling Technologies sign Joint Development Agreement

Ineos Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, and Recycling Technologies, a specialist plastic recycling technology provider announce today the signing of a Joint Development...

Scientists identify new catalysts for more efficient water splitting

A team of scientists led by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have discovered the parameters that determine the efficiency of a class of...

Sign Up for Your Virtual Experience: Be Part of eREC Recycling Expo 2020!

Soon eREC, the new digital trade fair for the recycling industry, will finally start. All exhibitors, associations, and organizations are already looking forward to...

ESWET: Time to ensure sustainable waste shipments in Europe

ESWET welcomes the Commission’s initiative to carry out a revision of the Waste Shipment Regulation as a right step in the path of the...

Join in with the third International E-Waste Day and raise public awareness of e-waste

Following its success in 2019, the third International E-Waste Day will be held on the 14th October 2020 to promote the correct disposal of...

IRRC Waste to Energy, Web Congress October 15 and 16, 2020

Given the current pandemic and measures to contain SARS-CoV-2, we have decided that this years' IRRC Waste-to-Energy will be held entirely digitally. This decision...

Recovered fibre plays growing role in paper and board production

New BIR study on paper and board recycling. More than half (50.2%) of global paper and board production in 2018 was made out of recovered...

worldsteel Press Release: June 2020 crude steel production

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 148.3 million tonnes (Mt) in June 2020, a...

EU Plastic Tax: A Danger for the EU Single Market & Recovery

With its latest agreement on the new Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) and coronavirus recovery fund, the European Council has also approved the implementation of...

Chemical Recycling Europe Webinar – Registration is now open!

Chemical Recycling Europe (CRE) & Polymer Comply Europe (PCE) are pleased to announce their first live webinar on How depolymerisation technologies contribute to the...

ICSG Press Release: Copper – Preliminary Data for April 2020

The International Copper Study Group (ICSG) released preliminary data for April 2020 world copper supply and demand in its July 2020 Copper Bulletin. The...

Setting transparency for the use of recyclates in plastic products

Ongoing certification for the traceability of recycled content in plastics. The Certification’s goal is to account for traceability of recycled content in new plastic products...

Ecomondo and Key Energy 2020 on environmental topics in Europe

The central themes of the Green New Deal and the recovery fund as well as the serious climate changes that the pandemic has highlighted...

Community R4C wins key High Court finding against Gloucestershire County Council

In a potentially landmark judgment, a Bristol High Court judge has ruled that the Gloucestershire County Council (GCC) concealed, for three years, the details...

Tomra Recycling: Addressing the challenges of aluminium recycling

Demand for aluminium has risen steadily over recent years and is predicted to increase further over the next two decades, with both the European...

Stadler takes part in EU-funded “New-Mine” research project

The four-year project, led by KU Leuven Institute for Sustainable Metals and Minerals SIM2, was launched in 2016 to look into different aspects of...

AMCS Group to exhibit at the virtual tradeshow eREC

The AMCS Group is to exhibit at the virtual trade show eREC which takes place from August 31 until September 5. eREC is the...

International Automobile Recycling Congress, September 2 – 4 2020, Geneva

Register before 15th July for IARC, the leading international congress for automotive recycling to take advantage of the early bird rate! IARC, the international platform...

Chinese quotas for waste & scrap imports: full list of 9th batch 2020

On 6 July 2020, the Solid Waste & Chemicals Management Centre of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the People's Republic of China...

NRT Launches Color-based Optical Sorter with Artificial Intelligence

The “NRT ColorPlus” with “Max-AI” combines the advantages of high-resolution color and AI technologies. The system from National Recovery Technologies (NRT) integrates artificial intelligence (AI)...

Sustainable waste management, renewable energy and sustainable transportation

Ecomondo & Key Energy Webinar: Connect, Talk & Share, Tuesday 14th July, 16:00- 17:30. International cooperation on sustainable waste and waste water management and exploitation,...

Boosting technical plastics recycling – a matter of urgency

The European Recycling Industries’ Confederation (EuRIC) and the European Electronics   Recyclers Association (EERA) represent the vast majority of technical plastics recyclers collecting, recycling and...

China: Import of solid waste banned as from 2021

According to reports from BIR contacts in China, the country’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment has confirmed that China will be banning the import...

World’s first 3D printed FRP footbridge paves way for circular composites

The world’s first lightweight 3D printed fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) footbridge will be installed at Kralingse Bos Park – the “green heart” of Rotterdam....

BMRA: Construction companies should be required to use recycled content

Association representing UK Metal Recyclers welcomes PM’s build plans, opportunity for circular economy objectives to be met. The British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA) welcomes the...

Alternative fuel manufacturer reaches 450 tonnes daily output with Untha shredder

German waste management firm Otto-Rüdiger Schulze has overhauled its shredding line with the help of Austrian-headquartered Untha shredding technology, and can now prepare up...

French chemical company Carbios builds PET recycling plant near Lyon

First phase of system operations scheduled to launch in June 2021. Carbios a company pioneering new bio-industrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and...

BMRA re-elects Susie Burrage as President for a third term

The British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA) has elected Susie Burrage for a third term as President. Ms. Burrage, who is Managing Director of Chesham...

Essel’s Platina 250 and 300 tubes approved by RecyClass

Platina tubes can be recycled in a high-density polyethylene containers (HDPE) recycling stream, according to an analysis done by an independent laboratory. These innovative technologies...

PulPac reveals pilot line of dry molded fiber to replace single-use plastics

Industrialization of the disruptive Dry Molded Fiber Technology is taking off as PulPac reveals its very first pilot line. To speed up the replacement...

High Court decision on Javelin Park waste incinerator “in a few weeks”

Barrister claims “small cabal in GCC” withheld vital information from public. A decision in the High Court case over the controversial Urbaser Balfour Beatty operated...

Textiles: Stocks could take “18 to 24 months” to return to normal levels

The textiles recycling industry has entered “a critical stage”, according to BIR Textiles Division President Martin Böschen of Switzerland-based Texaid Textilverwertungs AG. “We are currently...

Missed opportunities to improve the current waste and recycling system

Restrictions and misunderstanding about Chemical Recycling misguide transformation of the EU Waste Policy. Although the “10 priorities to transform EU Waste Policy” developed by various...

worldsteel Press Release: May 2020 crude steel production

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 148.8 million tonnes (Mt) in May 2020, an...

The EU Taxonomy and the treatment of non-recyclable waste

ESWET released a policy briefing to welcome the adoption of the EU Taxonomy by the European Parliament and to stress the importance of non-recyclable...

Post-consumer polystyrene waste becomes valuable feedstock

Ineos Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, reports final results of the research project ResolVe. ResolVe was granted a funding from the German Federal...

ICSG Press Release: Copper – Preliminary Data for March 2020

The International Copper Study Group (ICSG) released preliminary data for March 2020 world copper supply and demand in its June 2020 Copper Bulletin. The...

What is next for increasing flexible packaging recycling?

New study reveals collection, design for recycling and uptake of recyclates as the main drivers. Flexible plastic packaging has the highest potential of contributing towards...

Pollutec trade show innovates with a phygital edition for 2020

Pollutec, the leading trade show for environmental and energy solutions organised by Reed Expositions France and supported by its organisational committee of stakeholders from...

Call for Papers – Come and join us at IERC 2021 in Salzburg!

20th International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2021, January 20 – 22, 2021, Salzburg, Austria. Do you have interesting topics and experiences with new business models...

China and Indonesia show need for UK paper mill investment

The Recycling Association is calling for the Government to support investment in UK paper and cardboard recycling infrastructure on the back of recent announcements...

Chinese quotas for waste & scrap imports: full list of 8th batch 2020

On 16 June 2020, the Solid Waste & Chemicals Management Centre of the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the People's Republic of China...

New company will increase material recycling of waste wood in Norway

EMG is a company established in Norway to further develop material recycling of waste wood in the Nordics and Europe. The company's first waste...

Erema Group looks back on a successful financial year

Financial year 2019/20: Turnover high thanks to technological innovations and firm volume of orders. The financial year 2019/20, which ended on 31 March, marks a...

Recyclability Protocol for PP containers published by RecyClass

RecyClass’ Recyclability Evaluation Protocol for PP (polypropylene) is a guidance for carrying out laboratory analysis of the various design features of rigid packaging made...

Renato Zelcher, CEO of Crocco SpA, re-elected for EuPC Presidency

During the General Assembly of European Plastics Converters held on June 12, Mr. Renato Zelcher (1962), CEO of Crocco SpA, had been re-elected as...

Kiverco Recycling Plant Gives Fresh Start to Waste Services Business

The UK company had just installed a new recycling solution in time for Fresh Start Waste Services to help a local council deal with...