Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform

Polyolefin Circular Economy Platform announces key strategic goals

| Following its creation on 25 October 2016, PCEP’s founding partners, the European Plastics Converters, PlasticsEurope and Plastics Recyclers Europe agreed on a joint mission to advance the circular economy by increasing the reuse and recycling of polyolefin based products and the use of recyclates as raw material.

Lindner strengthens presence in Japan

| Ryohshin, one of the most successful Japanese recycling technology companies, has chosen Lindner-Recyclingtech for a sales partnership. 

plastic recycling plants

APK plans to build new plastic recycling plants

| APK plans to set up recycling plants by 2025 together with strategic partners in Europe and South- East Asia in order to strengthen plastics recycling and to reduce global land pollution and marine litter.

CP Group uses virtual reality for MRF simulation

| CP Group, recycling solutions provider and equipment manufacturer based in San Diego, CA, has unveiled the Virtual MRF at Waste Expo in New Orleans.
Single stream recycling

Single stream recycling system for Buenos Aires

| The City of Buenos Aires, in partnership with San Diego-based CP Group, has opened the most advanced recycling system in the country of Argentina.
steel packaging recycling

All-time high for steel packaging recycling

| Recycling of steel packaging in Europe has reached another all-time high of 77.5%, according to figures issued by APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging.

Reconomy reduces waste with on-site innovations

| Groundbreaking innovations on Barratt London’s innovative Hendon Waterside Housing Development include Sustain-a-Bale, which is resulting in dramatic reductions in the volume and cost of waste.

Eight new members for Petcore Europe

| Petcore Europe, the Brussels based association representing the complete PET value chain in Europe, welcomes eight new members in 2017: Hordijk, Sukano, Pellenc ST, M&G, SUEZ, Plastipak, Sidel and L’Oréal.

ISRI names priorities in recycling

| The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), recently has released its legislative agenda detailing its advocacy priorities.

Bringing commercial and industrial waste into the circular economy

| FEAD, the European federation representing the European waste and resources management industry, called for a step-by-step approach to bringing commercial and industrial waste into the circular economy.

National WEEE schemes share blueprint for 15 years of recycling

| At its 5th International Conference, hosted by WEEE Malta, the WEEE Forum celebrated its 15th anniversary and laid out its vision for a resource efficient and sustainable WEEE sector. Cooperation among all stakeholders will be key to reach the ambitious collection targets.

22nd International Congress for Battery Recycling

| The event occurs between September 20-22, 2017, in Lisbon. Over 200 international experts will discuss the latest developments and the challenges of battery recycling.
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Study reveals economic impact of U.S. Scrap Recycling Industry

| The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has released a new economic impact study revealing that the industry accounts for nearly half a million jobs in the U.S. and generates more than $116 billion annually in economic activity.
CP Manufacturing

CP Manufacturing celebrates 40 years of recycling

| CP Manufacturing, headquartered in San Diego, CA is proud to celebrate 40 years of supplying equipment and processing solutions to the recycling industry.

Assessment and risk management in food contact plastics

| On 20 and 21 April, EuPC, the Trade Association of Plastics Converters in Europe held the Food Contact Plastics Seminar organized together with Polymer Comply Europe.