Economy & Markets

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Waste-to-Energy makes circular economy happen

| On 20th September 2018 CEWEP together with its Spanish member AEVERSU held its 9th Waste-to- Energy Congress in Bilbao, entitled “Making Circular Economy Happen”.

Cronimet with successful first half in 2018

| In the first half of 2018, the Cronimet Holding Group, headquartered in Karlsruhe, was able to continue the positive development of 2017 and increase sales by approx. 8% to Euro 1.3 billion compared to the previous year.

Global waste to grow by 70 per cent by 2050

| Without urgent action, global waste will increase by 70 percent on current levels by 2050, according to the World Bank’s new What a Waste 2.0: A Global Snapshot of Solid Waste Management to 2050 report.

Research report explores compostable & biodegradable fefuse bags market

| Future Market Insights (FMI) delivers key insights on the global compostable & biodegradable refuse bags market in its published report, titled “Global Compostable & Biodegradable Refuse Bags Market: Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2018–2028”.
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Plastics Recycling Awards Europe expand for 2019

| Following the success of this year’s inaugural Plastics Recycling Awards Europe, the organisers have announced the expansion of the awards to a total of eight categories for 2019.

Recycled Elastomers Market worth over $6bn by 2025

| Recycled Elastomers Market size will surpass USD 6 billion by 2025; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc.
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FEAD welcomes vote in favour of plastics strategy

| Following the European Parliament’s plenary session on September 13, FEAD, the European Federation representing the European waste management industry, welcomes the positive vote on the draft own-initiative report on a European strategy for plastics in a circular economy by rapporteur MEP Mark Demesmaeker.

Andritz to supply shredder equipment to Slovakia

| Andritz has received an order from Saker to supply a Universal Rotary Shear UC and a Universal Granulator UG to their recycling plant in Zilina, Slovakia. Start-up for the new equipment is scheduled for December 2018.

Fire at Umicore’s facility in Hoboken now extinguished

| This morning a fire broke out at a scrubber installation (gas cleaning unit) in Umicore's Precious Metals Refining operations in Hoboken, Belgium. The local...

Global Food Recycling Machines Market

| Fact.MR published a market research report. It has a detailed analysis of the past outcomes of the market, and opportunity assessment of the year 2018-2028.
Plastics Recyclers Europe

Plastics Recyclers announce first speakers for annual meeting

| Plastics Recyclers Annual Meeting will take place on 11 & 12 October 2018 in Cascais, Portugal. The event will feature PRE Working Group meetings (reserved to members) during the first day and the main conference (open to public) on second day.

BIR keeps up momentum towards UN recognition of Global Recycling Day

| BIR and UNIDO up their efforts to have Global Recycling Day recognized as an official United Nations day.

NRT Adds Max-AI Technology to Optical Sorters

| New layer of advanced detection revolutionizes NIR optical sorting.

Gervasi Ecologica presents Skyler

| The italian company presents its first semitrailer in steel, with horizontal unloading system.