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Will James Bond be driving an electric Aston Martin?

When thinking about the future of cars, one usually pictures lightweight flying cars that drive you home, activated by a…

Singapore battery plant can extract metals with 99% purity

Electronics recycler TES has opened a new battery recycling facility capable of treating 14 tonnes of lithium-ion batteries in Tues, Singapore. The…

Canada pumps millions into farm waste recycling schemes

Canada’s government is investing over CAD 4.5 million (EUR 3 million) in five different projects to improve the recycling of…

Canadian nurse turns covid-19 vaccine scrap into art

Intensive Care unit nurse Shawn Toovey (51) is creating pandemic-inspired artworks using plastic medical waste, such as syringes, IV bags…

Plastic scrap gains as prime prices rise

Larger converters still have to realise the value of using plastic scrap. 2021 started with uncertainty in the trading of…

Business races ahead as prices soar

Trade continues to look bright after record levels at the start of the year. The past four weeks will go…

Shipping still an export nightmare

Recyclers struggle with delay and higher costs and need political support. The current international situation for the used clothing and…

Matanya Horowitz: Shaping the future of smart sorting

Smart sorting solutions are slowly but surely taking over recycling plants and they are here to stay, according to AMP…

Urban Mining: The next step in a climate-friendly American economy

March 18th marks Global Recycling Day, a day dedicated to turning waste into opportunity and highlighting the important role that…

Peeters gets ‘Searious’ about plastic recycling in Morocco

Dutch entrepreneur Willemijn Peeters is helping Morocco clean up its plastic waste and to improve its recycling infrastructure. Her company…

Clean Planet Energy turns dirty plastic into ‘ultra clean’ jet fuel

UK start-up Clean Planet Energy has developed a ‘revolutionary’ technology that can convert non-recyclable plastics into ‘ultra clean’ jet fuel….