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Brighter outlook for world markets

Tentative signs of recovery in the global economy are included in the latest weekly briefing from the Institute of Scrap…

Deal offers scope for better PS recycling

One of the leading innovators in chemical recycling has struck a deal with the huge Ineos outfit to develop the…

Markets struggling as economies contract

Gloomy forecasts for global economic growth and changing production trends weigh heavily on scrap processors and traders.   The International Monetary…

What can ocean clean-up projects really accomplish?

A group of scientists has concluded that devices installed on the ocean surface to collect plastic waste can only play…

EMR joins pledges to become eco champion

UK recycler EMR is the first recycling business in the world to support key pledges in an international sustainability initiative….

Ferrous outlook: united sector a Covid-19 ‘bonus’

Co-operation between recycling organisations around the world is being hailed as a positive aspect of the Covid-19 pandemic – despite…

Twin challenge to EU stainless steel

The European stainless steel industry may not fully recover from the full effects of Covid-19 until 2023, according to a…

Apple-spotting know-how boosts plastic recycling

A UK company that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to advise farmers on how many apples to expect from their annual…

Traders await import guidance as China ban nears

China is developing guidance on standards for imported recycled non-ferrous materials when higher quality thresholds are introduced over the coming…

Bird: Vital role of recycling must be recognised

Policy makers around the world have been urged to recognise the economic and environmental contribution of the recycling sector as…

Sorting technology expert’s know-how backs landfill project

An EU-backed project to investigate the recovery of materials from landfill sites is being hailed as a ‘missing link’ for…

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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