| Suzie Bourage became the first woman to be elected President of the Bureau of International Recycling in Amsterdam.
Recyclers call for a Waste Shipment Regulation that promotes plastics circularity
| In view of starting trialogue negotiations on the Waste Shipment Regulation, EuRIC recalls main messages for achieving coherence between the Waste Shipment Regulation and the future Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation.
Ferrous Division: Terminology and energy costs dominate at Amsterdam meeting
| The BIR Ferrous Division meeting on May 23 heralded the release of its 14th edition of “World Steel Recycling in Figures”.
Think local, act local
| The report „Mapping local plastic recycling supply chains“ by The Circulate Initiative analyses plastic recycling in various Asian countries and makes suggestions for improving their supply chains.
Steinert’s three-part online seminar series
| Steinert will start a three-part online seminar series on different waste sorting technologies scheduled for mid-June.
BIR: Under-threat European stainless steel industry “no longer cost-competitive”
| Early 2023 had brought an improvement in market conditions for Europe’s stainless steel sector following the low demand suffered in 2022, reported BIR Stainless Steel & Special Alloys Committee Chairman Joost van Kleef of Oryx Stainless in his opening comments to the body’s latest meeting in Amsterdam on May 22.
Fate mostly unknown
| The European Topic Centre on Circular Economy and Resource Use (ETC CE) has investigated the quantity of used textiles exported from the EU.