Former BIR President Jake Farber has passed away

| BIR has informed that former BIR President Jake Farber (President Emeritus, Alpert & Alpert (Los Angeles, USA)) passed away the day before yesterday at the age of 94.

TOMRA CEO wins European Business leaders Award

| Tomra’s president and CEO, Stefan Ranstrand was named ‘best CEO in the sustainable resource management industry’ in the prestigious European CEO Awards.

Colin Walsh joins Re-Gen Waste Board

| Re-Gen Waste Limited has announced that Colin Walsh, Chief Executive and founder of Crescent Capital, has been appointed to its board of directors.

New CEO for ZenRobotics

| The board of waste robot company ZenRobotics has appointed Wolfgang Schiller as the new CEO of ZenRobotics, effective immediately.

New President for Plastics Europe

| Javier Constante, Commercial Vice President, Packaging and Specialty Plastics Business EMEA of DOW Europe succeeds Daniele Ferrari, CEO of Versalis, who was elected President of the European Chemical Industry Council at the end of October.

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.

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.

Gregory Schnitzer new President of BIR Ferrous Division

| Mr Schnitzer is Vice-President of Ferrous Sales at Oregon based Schnitzer Steel Industries (USA) and has been with the company since 2003.

New managing director for Max-AI

| Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has named Matthias Erdmannsdoerfer Managing Director of Max-AI.

Umicore appoints An Steegen as Chief Technology Officer

| Umicore announced today that it has appointed An Steegen as its new Chief Technology Officer and as a member of its Executive Committee, succeeding Denis Goffaux who was appointed Executive Vice President, Energy & Surface Technologies earlier this year.

Andusia Promote General Manager, Mark Terrell, to Director

| Over the past year, Andusia has experienced a surge in growth into other markets and different types of recovered fuels, resulting in the growth of the team and particularly with this promotion of Mark to Director.
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ISRI Elects Mel Wright as Director-at-Large to Board

| The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) Board of Directors recently elected Mel Wright of Wright’s Scrap Metals in Beaumont, Texas to a Director-at-Large position. Mr. Wright will be filling a term ending in 2019.
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Geotech appoints new territoy manager for APAC region

| Geotech, designer and manufacturer of gas analysis technology, has announced the appointment of Jesse Yu as its Territory Manager in the Asia Pacific region.

New COO and CFO for Weitsman Recycling

| Upstate Shredding – Weitsman Recycling CEO Adam Weitsman has announced the hiring of Jack Canty as Chief Operating Officer and Timothy Rake as Chief Financial Officer.

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