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Ghost cars are leftovers of the deadly flood

The floods that wreaked havoc in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands last summer left a trail of car wrecks that…

Bentley seeking rare earth recycling solutions for its luxury cars

Bentley Motors is working together with the University of Birmingham on a three-year research project aiming to deliver a sustainable…

New solution for lithium recovery from electric cars

Researchers in China have discovered a new way to extract lithium from used lithium iron phosphate batteries. The innovative process generates…

Cars of tomorrow keep recyclers on their toes

The global fleet of automobiles has seen some interesting changes over the years. Some people refer to modern cars as…

Recycling powers the cars of the future

Students at Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands have produced a car made entirely out of waste products, including…

Careful consumers will see fewer cars being scrapped

The world’s automotive market has experienced a rocky time recently. The question is: what’s on the horizon for recyclers? Dr…

Gold, cash and luxury cars found at Dutch scrap yard

Hundreds of kilos of precious metals, including gold, have been confiscated during a police investigation at a recycling company in…

CARS 2021

The Complete Auto Recycling Show is Europe’s largest event for the end of life vehicle recycling and dismantling industry. CARS…

Recycle cars as much as cans

The UK’s largest network of authorised treatment facilities for end-of-life vehicles says the country’s national Recycle Week was ‘a great…

ARN recycles over 98% of Dutch cars

Dutch car recycling organisation ARN managed to reuse almost 98.5% (by weight) of end-of-life vehicles last year. ‘This is an…

Japanese specialists find answer to recovering precious metals from cars

Researchers at Kyoto University in Japan are investigating the selective dismantling of certain components from used vehicles to increase the…