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Will Israel’s 8.6 million investment in recycling tech make a difference?

The Israel Innovation Authority is investing 30 million shekels (US$ 8.6 million) in setting up a plastics recycling consortium named…

South Korea invests millions in e-mobility recycling hub

South Korea is constructing its very first car battery recycling plant in Yeonggwang Country, South Jeolla Province. Earthtech is investing…

Sweden invests in 19 near infrared sorters

The city of Motala in south Sweden is celebrating what is claimed to be Europe’s most modern recycling facility for…

‘Severe lack of investment’ frustrates plastics recyclers

‘Sometime soon there will be no export markets for plastics,’ warns e-scrap plastics expert Craig Thompson. It will be two…

ERI invests in second robotic sorter ‘SAM’

US recycler ERI has installed its second e-scrap sorting robot called SAM at the company’s plant in Indiana. The innovative…

Mitsubishi invests in carbon fibres

Mitsubishi Corporation has announced the acquisition of 25% of shares in UK recycler ELG Carbon Fibre. The arrangement was effective…

UK government invests in black plastics recycling process

Innovate UK has provided a grant of £800 000 (US$ 1 million) to fund a black plastics recycling project. The…

AMI capitalises on IT recycling boom with EUR 4 million investment

Irish IT equipment recycling company AMI is investing EUR 4 million in expanding its business in the next two years….

Battery Recycling Prize: US invests millions in innovation

US energy secretary Rick Perry hopes to spark innovation in battery recycling with the newly established Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Prize….

Wastecare invests millions in ‘vanguard’ incineration technology

UK-based hazardous waste recycling specialist Wastecare has acquired the East Kent High Temperature Incinerator from Augean for almost £3.5 million…

Billion dollar investment to counter ocean plastics from Asia

Thailand is one of five emerging markets where between 55% and 60% of the world’s plastic pollution originates, according to…