| With the introduction of plastic import bans across South East Asia, the global export market has slowed hugely over the last 12 months.

“Lithium-ion batteries will be the technology of choice for EVs”

| Christophe Pillot, Director of the French consulting firm Avicenne Energy, will give a keynote on current developments in the lithium battery market at the ICBR 2019. Prior to the event, he has already given some key insights into the current market situation.

K: Steinert shows sorting of black plastics

| The sorting of black plastics into pure grades to close recycling loops will be the focus of Steinert's presence at K Trade fair.

E-Waste World Conference & Expo

| E-Waste World Conference & Expo is a two-day international conference and exhibition dedicated to discussing the latest recycling technology, materials recovery solutions, green electronics, sustainable materials, non-toxic substitutes, and end-of-life strategies, as well as regulatory and business models to help reduce the environmental impact of all forms of consumer and industrial E-Waste.

New Untha shredder for South Carolina plant

| Geocycle North America has received the delivery of a Untha XR waste shredder at its plant in Dorchester, South Carolina.

Recyclability becomes key markt touchpoint for PP packaging films

| According to a study by Future Market Insights, the increasing focus on sustainable and cost-effective formats is contributing to the build-up of the polypropylene packaging film market through 2019.

C&D processing line operational at Zanker Recycling

| A new advanced waste sorting facility, equipped with four ZenRobotics Heavy Picker robot arms, is now operational at Zanker Recycling in San Jose, California, US.