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US recycling project targets refrigerators

USA – Refrigerator manufacturer GE and recycling company Appliance Recycling Centers of America (ARCA) are teaming up to expand recycling…

‘Carrie’ automates compressor recycling

E-scrap recycler Environcom has installed an automated dismantling facility for compressors from refrigerators and other cooling appliances, said to be…

E-scrap crime in EU ‘a huge problem’

The value of electronic scrap illegally handled in Europe in 2018 is calculated to be EUR 151 million. It is…

Realising reliable relationships – that’s Forrec

The Italian company promises close partnerships with clients, ‘superb’ research and development, tailored products and full maintenance support.   On…

Belgium delivers almost 10 million light bulbs to recycling centres

Belgian not-for-profit organisation Recupel collected more than 117 000 tonnes of electronic e-scrap – including around 9.7 million light bulbs…

Forrec leads way in MSW and WEEE processing solutions

In the treatment of solid municipal and industrial waste, Italian company Forrec is an international player with a track record…

Hermion is ready to conquer the plastics scene

Dutch plastics recycling technology expert Hermion has recently delivered a turnkey plant to a new client in Russia. The e-scrap…

URT Umwelt- und Recyclingtechnik GmbH

URT Umwelt- und Recyclingtechnik GmbH has been established in 1995 by the owners and managing directors, Peter Heßler and Thomas…

Bright future for multi-billion optical sorting market

The worldwide optical sorter market will be worth at least US$ 3 billion (EUR 2.6 billion) by 2024, according to Global…

E-scrap lab launched by top researchers in Singapore and France

E-scrap generated in Singapore currently exceeds 60 000 tonnes every year, according to the National Environment Agency of Singapore. An…

Sustainable sunglasses ‘challenge every design and industry standard’

Belgium – What do you get when you recycle car dashboards, beverage bottles and refrigerators? Sunglasses, if you ask Belgian…