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Kenya offers cash incentive to tackle scrap crime syndicates

The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) is waving a ‘red flag’ following a spree of metal theft. The agency says…

Jacomij celebrates 50 years in scrap

Read the company profile about the established Dutch metals recycler here.

Combining scrap trading with sensor-based sorting

It is universally agreed that the future lies in scrap with a guaranteed high quality. Simultaneously, the public sector is…

Africa’s e-scrap story: A new narrative

It’s time to park any mass media-inspired preconceptions for a few moments and to embark on a journey that reveals…

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…

MyScrapMachine proves that recycling solutions age well

If you’re in the business of recycling, chances are you are keeping an eye out for new equipment and recycling…

Vezzani polishes a scrap processing gem

In the 1970s, and in the face of widespread scepticism, Italian company Vezzani invented the gravity-fed shearing concept with its…

Ferrous scrap market slumps in the UK

UK scrap dealers are being hit by a significant fall in ferrous prices that is being attributed to lower demand…

Viridor to end plastic scrap exports

One of Britain’s biggest management companies has pledged to recycle and process all of the plastic waste it handles within…

Like the real thing: 3000 tonnes of scrap processed at German trade show

The bi-annual Recycling Aktiv trade show is known as Europe’s biggest open air recycling event. Again, live demonstrations of shears,…

Data fears and lack of know-how hinder e-scrap recycling

The challenge of recycling e-scrap from households has been highlighted by a recent survey in the UK showing that the…