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BIR appoints Special Advisor for Hong Kong Convention

| With a view to enhancing the promotion and regional impact of BIR’s upcoming World Recycling Convention in Hong Kong, BIR President Ranjit Baxi has secured the support of Michael Lion.

SCS sents expert to federal advisory committee

| SCS Engineer’s Michelle Leonard has been appointed to Federal Environmental Technologies Trade Advisory Committee to serve through the term of the Committee’s current charter which expires on August 18, 2018.

New managing director for Viridor

| Phil Piddington succeeds CEO Ian McAuly, who leaves the company to pursue other opportunities.

UK Recycling facts & figures

| Uk-based Forge Skip Hirehas put together a graphic, showing how far the UK has come in the years as a recycling nation, and also a handful of bitesize facts that helps put things into perspective.

Novelis announces executive leadership appointments

| Aluminum rolling and recycling specialist Novelis has announced three new senior executives.

Marcus Gover appointed CEO of WRAP

| Gover, who is currently Operations Director at WRAP, replaces Liz Goodwin, who is stepping down on 30 June after 9 years as CEO.

New president for Novelis Asia

| Novelis has announced the appointment of Sachin Satpute to the position of Senior Vice President, Novelis Inc. and President, Novelis Asia, effective June 1, 2016.

Steinert with new CEO

| CEO Marcus Heinrich will leave the company with effect from 30th April 2016. According to the company, "the future visions for the company of the Managing Director Marcus Heinrich, and those of the shareholders, went in different directions."