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CARS 2020

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

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…

CARS expo 2018

CARS & Metals Reycling Show in Stoneleigh/UK this summer

Cars of the future: a solid business case for recyclers?

The automotive industry has long provided a valuable and steady waste stream for precious metals recyclers. The traditional autocatalyst is…

Volvo races towards 25% recyclable plastics in next-generation cars

At least 25% of plastics used in every new Volvo car will be made from recyclable materials by 2025. The…

Samsung getting ready to recycle cobalt from phones and cars

Global – Battery supplier Samsung SDI Co. says it will recycle cobalt from used mobile phones in light of ongoing…

‘Thousands of flooded cars will need to be scrapped’

USA – Hurricane Harvey will have major impact on recyclers in Texas and beyond, according to Joe Pickard, chief economist…

Ford UK launches take back scheme for pre-2010 cars

United Kingdom – Ford Motor Company in the UK has launched a vehicle scrappage scheme for cars built before 2010….

Ireland’s Elves to take care of old cars

Ireland – Ireland’s environment minister Denis Naughten has launched a new industry-funded car recycling scheme. The end-of-life vehicle (ELV) initiative…