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Traders await import guidance as China ban nears

China is developing guidance on standards for imported recycled non-ferrous materials when higher quality thresholds are introduced over the coming…

China’s ban on solid waste imports confirmed

China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment has confirmed that the country will be banning the import of solid waste from…

China and Indonesia ‘show need’ for UK paper mill investment

The UK’s Recycling Association is calling on its government to support investment in UK paper and cardboard recycling infrastructure on…

China warns of new inspections after scrap ban

Exporters have been told that shipments of secondary materials to China after the end of the year will undergo a…

One example of how granules shipments to China dried up

Due to low oil prices and coronavirus, demand for plastics scrap has dropped dramatically and so has the processing and…

China recovery eases global steel headache

The World Steel Association (Worldsteel) has forecast a 6.4% contraction in steel demand this year because of the Covid-19 crisis…

ChinaPlas 2021

Holding for the 34th time this year, CHINAPLAS is well-recognized by the global plastics and rubber industries for its rich…

Ferrous scrap traders nervous over China health crisis

Market fears Chinese shutdown to tackle virus will hit global supply chains and demand for secondary materials. Below is a…

Hopes rise on improved US-China relations

The first quarter of 2020 will see some notable political milestones. On the one hand, the beginning of an agreement…

Another pre-shredder for China

Shigang Steel Mill, part of the Hebei Steel Group, has placed an order with recycling equipment producer Danieli for a…

China accepts scrap metal is not solid waste

An announcement from the Chinese Government setting out plans to implement a new standards regime for imports of recycled copper,…

Share your shear stories and win a GoPro!

It’s safe to say that scrap shears are the pillars of the recycling industry. But which configurations are the future? Take part in our tech survey and get a shot at winning a cool GoPro camera!

Thousands of scrap shears are driving recycling businesses all over the world. When it comes to different types, an operator may opt for maximum tonnage or flexibility, such as a mobile set-up. An integrated baling system is also gaining popularity. Ultimately, there is no wrong or right shear; it comes down to how you’re going to use it.

Our survey is meant to map the wants and needs of today’s dynamic recycling industry. Voice your opinion here and, who knows, you may be able to capture your recycling facility in action in HD.

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