Waste paper

The need to improve deinking recycling rates

| Tomra Sorting Recycling has published an e-book providing advice for businesses who sort paper and cardboard for deinking and recycling.

High growth potential for paper recycling

| A new analysis by Future Markets Insights gives an outlook on the paper recycling market for the next 10 years.
C. Nöhren, pixelio.de

Strong performance of European pulp and paper industry

| CEPI released its annual market and industry review for 2017 which confirms, despite a challenging global environment, the strong performance of industry in Europe.

Untha XR shredders aid closed loop recycled paper production

| Two Untha XR waste shredders are now in operation for VPK Packaging Group in continental Europe, shredding pulped ropes as part of a closed loop paper production process.

Paper recycling market expected to grow significantly

| According to Future Market Insights, the demand for recycled paper is increasing at a CAGR of more than 7-8% annually in the developing countries.

Save seven hours per working day

| The Ingram Micro Distribution GmbH company in Straubing makes a summary: For two years now the ITK distributor has disposed of 840 tons of cardboard every year with the BaleTainer - a fully automatic baling press.

Recycling industry focuses on improved quality

| ISRI’s Scrap Specifications Circular now includes zero tolerance guidelines.

Chinese import controls “pushing industry in right direction”

| A trend towards the “unilateral imposition of regulations” was bemoaned by BIR World President Ranjit Singh Baxi of J&H Sales International during the world recycling organisation’s latest Paper Division meeting, held in Barcelona on May 28.
C. Nöhren, pixelio.de

Separate collection ensures the highest level of circularity

| Paper Recycling is a success: 72.5% (60 million tonnes) of all paper consumed in Europe is collected for recycling and 83% (50 million tonnes) of this recycling is made in the European paper mills.

IFAT: Lyndex Recycling shows new baler family and cloud diagnostics

| Lyndex Recycling Systems, a UK-based manufacturer of high volume balers and waste recycling machinery, will highlight a range of 2-Ram balers processing waste plastics, paper and other recyclates, together with the company’s cloud-based data logging and diagnostic solution..
C. Nöhren, pixelio.de

EPRC announces new heights for paper recycling rate

| On track to reaching its commitment of achieving a 74% paper recycling rate across Europe by 2020, the European Paper Recycling Council (EPRC) today revealed its latest figure of 72.5%.
C. Nöhren, pixelio.de

Final conference for IMPACTPapeRec project

| The two-year Horizon 2020 IMPACTPapeRec project is reaching its final stages this month. To this end, a final conference was organised at the Committee of the Regions in Brussels.


IMPACTPapeRec announces final conference

| The Horizon 2020 IMPACTPapeRec Project will come to an end in January. To this end, a final conference will be held at the Committee of the Regions in Brussels on the morning of 24 January 2018.

Paper recycling with quality issues

| China’s proposed import restrictions on lower grades of recovered fibre will require major investments by suppliers in quality control processes and technology, according to Andreas Uriel.