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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…

Chinese producers dominate supply and demand

Three quarters of strong growth in nickel prices come to an end despite shrinking LME stocks. Compared to early September…

Uncertainty for global industry despite nickel price rise

Among the major base metals in 2019, nickel has continued to outperform thanks in part to tighter Indonesian restrictions on…

Big decline in Turkish freight rates

September was a tough month for traders with cargo rates to Turkey for HMS I/II falling sharply from just under…

Pressure eases as China-US mood improves

Prices generally ticked over in the late summer months as markets kept an eye on the tariff diplomacy. For the…

Low prime prices knock embattled secondary markets

Recyclers searching for new markets because of Asian import restrictions are buffeted by a fall in virgin plastics. Written by…

A record breaking year for RWM

RWM 2019 came and went in a flash, but what a couple of days they truly were. On the 11th…

How drastic decisions have shaped the plastics industry

Not long ago, the international trade in plastics scrap used to be in the region of about 15 million tonnes…

Steinert’s black plastics technology closes the gap between waste and new products

Black plastics represent a particular recovery challenge because they cannot be detected with the optical sorting technology found in standard…

A boost – in more ways than one!

‘Green boost your business’ is the motto under which Komptech is presenting its communications technology Connect! and two all-new and…

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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