EERA surprised by Parliament decision regarding Deca-BDE

| On 15 November 2018 the European Parliament voted in favour of a very low threshold for a frequently used brominated flame retardant Deca-BDE in plastics that have been used in electronic and electrical products and waste.

European week for waste reduction

| From the 17th to the 25th of November 2018, the European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) takes place with more than 14,000 actions¹ related to waste reduction, products reuse and materials recycling.

ISRI Leads Recycling Industry’s Efforts in Front of EPA

| As the recycling industry celebrates America Recycles Day today, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) continues it role advocating for the industry in front of the Administration and on Capitol Hill.

ISRI president speaks to U.S. Senate Recycling Caucus

| In conjunction with the celebration America Recycles Day, the U.S. Senate Recycling Caucus hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill in which Robin Wiener, president of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) moderated.

Director, Steve Burton, Face of a Vibant Economy!

| Director, and founding member of Andusia Recovered Fuels has been nominated as one of the 2018 ‘Faces of a Vibrant Economy’ by accounting network, Grant Thornton.

Copex hast just celebrated its 70th anniversary

| Born 70 years ago on the port of Lorient in Brittany, the company that delivers to the four corners of the world its presses and hydraulic shears for the recycling of metals, household and industrial waste, blew Thursday, October 25 its 70 candles in his Caudan workshops.

Axion: business models for recycling are changing for the better

| Changing business models for plastic recycling could lead to more profitable businesses, higher grade material on the market and make investment in recycling infrastructure more viable, suggests resource recovery specialist Axion.

Groups challenge Asian Development Bank to stop funding waste incineration projects

| Incineration, including waste-to-energy (WTE) incineration, is a dangerous, costly, and unsustainable method of treating waste - as the coalition of grassroots groups, non-governmental organizations, and individuals - Gaia - tag it.

Food Waste Prevention

| Zero Waste Europe released today its latest Case Study, showing how a medium-sized city can effectively tackle Food Waste by developing a comprehensive strategy which includes all the local stakeholders.

Remi Le Grand Named Max-AI® Regional Sales Manager

| Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has named Remi Le Grand to the position of Regional Sales Manager for Max-AI.

Novelis Invests $175 Million to Expand Aluminum Production and Recycling Capabilities in Brazil

| Investment to add 100kt of rolling and 60kt of recycling capacity and additional water source.

Andusia Sign Contract with Mick George

| Andusia Recovered Fuels is pleased to announce it has recently signed a new contract with RDF producer, Mick George.

Parkway Recycling improve production at their Birmingham facility with the addition of OilQuick

| Parkway Recycling, located just off the M6 in Birmingham run an efficient operation recycling previously used construction concrete, hard core, brick and utility arising’s, more often than not from in and around the local area. They take great pride in providing the highways, construction and utility industries with a professional and convenient recycling facility in the heart of Birmingham.

WFO showcases the first shelter with recycled plastic from the river Po

| The plastic waste collected and then recycled can become a useful tool for dealing with emergency situations. This was the result of the experimental project presented at the Ecomondo fair in Rimini by Waste Free Oceans and Corepla, who, together with Protomax, have created a humanitarian shelter prototype with plastic collected along the river Po in Italy.

Wacker Neuson continues positive development

| In the third quarter of 2018, the Wacker Neuson Group continued to build on the successful development evident during the first half of the year. Revenue increased 10 percent to EUR 416 million (Q3/17: EUR 379 million).