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Export ban not the answer, say UK plastics traders

Recyclers in the UK have warned legislators that banning plastics exports will not eliminate waste crime. On 7 November, a…

UK’s Britaniacrest Recycling acquired

French-owned renewable energy producer Qair has moved into the UK’s energy-from-waste sector for the first time with the acquisition of…

Suez in the UK remains with Suez

Suez Recycling and Recovery UK (SRRUK) is buying Suez’s former waste activities in the United Kingdom from Veolia for £2…

UK chemical recycling innovator fails

A pioneering UK company specialising in chemical recycling, Recycling Technologies (RT), has been placed in administration and ‘the majority’ of…

Magnet recycling plant is UK first

Rare earth materials used in high performance magnets for electronic devices being recycled in an innovative facility at the University…

UK regulator mulls Suez UK sell-off

The future of Suez and Veolia in the UK waste management and recycling sector remains uncertain despite Veolia’s announcement that…

Help us make green steel, say UK producers

UK steel producers have called for a renewed focus on positive policies to help them meet rigorous targets for net…

Two-thirds of UK business e-scrap lost to authorised recyclers

Research in the UK indicates ‘a huge gulf’ between the volume of electrical and electronic goods bought by businesses and…

Veolia: UK sell-off of Suez is ‘drastic’ response to regulator

Veolia is taking the ‘drastic decision’ to sell off the UK operation of Suez as part of the proposed acquisition…

UK set to support Ukrainian steel imports

The UK is considering temporarily lifting anti-dumping duties on hot rolled flat and coiled steel (HRFC) from Ukraine following Russia’s…

Wastefront kicks off new gateway for UK tyre recycling

Norwegian tyre recycler Wastefront is building a EUR 117 million plant in the UK which is intended to help eliminate…