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Paper recyclers: No future without exports

In six months China will close its doors to recovered fibre, challenging recyclers and traders around the globe to find…

BIR: See you in Brussels, not Istanbul

The global pandemic has persuaded the Bureau of International Recycling to move its next convention from Istanbul, Turkey to Brussels,…

Wanted: recycling technology heroes

Recycling International is launching a new project to honour technology specialists and their latest innovations. These experts will be spotlighted…

Low scrap demand a major concern

COVID-19 has been devastating but some light can now be seen at the end of the tunnel, the world recycling…

Cry for help to save battered plastics recyclers

EuRIC, the umbrella organisation for the European recycling industries, is calling for action at EU level to support the plastics…

Coronavirus won’t beat German shredder expert

Hellweg Maschinenbau is building a new production shop at its headquarters in Roetgen in the west of Germany. The investment…

Leasing is a smart option for robotic sorters

US-based AMP Robotics, a provider of smart technology for the recycling industry, has launched a lease programme to make artificial…

IERC 2021 – call for papers

While many recycling conferences have been cancelled or postponed because of the pandemic, the International Electronics Recycling Congress will take…

Recycling in the desert: Al-Qaryan

Just before the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic Recycling International visited Saudi Arabia’s metal recycler Al-Qaryan. Its main yards are…

Crisis-proof innovations boost Erema’s results

It’s been a fantastic financial year for Austrian plastics recycling technology expert Erema Group. During 2019-20, the company generated a…

Shredder numbers unchanged – but what about used capacity?

Worldwide there are currently 1157 big shredders in operation, according to the latest World Shredder List, presented during an online…

Share your shear stories and win a GoPro!

It’s safe to say that scrap shears are the pillars of the recycling industry. But which configurations are the future? Take part in our tech survey and get a shot at winning a cool GoPro camera!

Thousands of scrap shears are driving recycling businesses all over the world. When it comes to different types, an operator may opt for maximum tonnage or flexibility, such as a mobile set-up. An integrated baling system is also gaining popularity. Ultimately, there is no wrong or right shear; it comes down to how you’re going to use it.

Our survey is meant to map the wants and needs of today’s dynamic recycling industry. Voice your opinion here and, who knows, you may be able to capture your recycling facility in action in HD.

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