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Aluminium alert: Aleris takeover edges nearer

The European Commission has approved Novelis’ proposed acquisition of Aleris Corporation after regulatory scrutiny. Commission approval is dependent on the…

Goodbye magnesium – How to process aluminium scrap even more efficiently

Sorting technology specialist Steinert has managed to reduce the fractions of magnesium in the aluminium scrap flow by 92%. This…

Aluminium success: 75% of cans recycled in UK

A total of 75% of aluminium cans are currently recycled in the UK, reports aluminium packaging recycling organisation Alupro. The recycling rate…

Boosting UK aluminium recycling could save millions

The UK could almost double the national aluminium recycling rates, says the think tank Green Alliance in a new report….

Indian breakthrough: aluminium recyclers can cut costs up to 30%

A researcher in India has found a way to recycle aluminium that could allow small plants to produce high-graded aluminium…

Crime concern over UK aluminium packaging recycling

Competition regulators are being urged to investigate the possibility of illegal restrictive practices in the UK’s extended responsibility scheme for…

Hindalco Industries investing billions in India’s aluminium recycling hub

Aluminium and copper manufacturer Hindalco Industries has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Gujarat government to build India’s largest…


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Every second, 1000 aluminium beverage cans are recycled

The overall recycling rate for aluminium beverage cans in the EU, Switzerland, Norway and Iceland increased by 0.7% to a…

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.