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Beijing’s Olympic recycling campaign

Archiv – The Chinese capital Beijing kicked off a collection and recycling project at all Olympic venues some two weeks…

Eriez and Toratec announce partnership

Archiv – US magnetics specialist Eriez and sorting technology manufacturer Toratec of Spain have announced an alliance to develop combined…

Drop in 2007 UK glass recycling rate

Archiv – The UK Glass Industry is increasingly concerned about the decline in furnace-ready cullet available to UK glass container…

BIR: French eco-levy still controversial

Archiv – The controversial issue of France’s proposed eco-levy on new clothes and shoes once again provided the focus for…

BIR: Mills and recovered paper sector face tougher times

Archiv – Monaco | Dominique Maguin of France, who is currently World President of the Bureau of International Recycling (BIR),…

Thermal treatment counts as recovery, EP says

Archiv – Waste production should be stabilised by 2012 compared to the 2009 position, says the Environment Committee of the…

Studsvik to manage the UK Nuclear waste

Archiv – The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) in the United Kingdom has selected the Nuclear Waste Management Limited (UK NWM)…

UK paper recycling increases 7.5%

Archiv – The UK Confederation of Paper Industry (CPI) has analysed paper mill raw material usage and HM Revenue and…

Innovative scheme to recycle old skis

Archiv – After much research, a company based in Albertville, France, has discovered a way of recycling used ski gear….

Mercury recycler a light for the future

Archiv – A plant that recycles mercury ‘€’ a toxic substance normally stored in landfill ‘€’ has been opened in…

Increase in European aluminium can recycling

Archiv – In Western Europe, the aluminium beverage can recycling rate jumped almost six percentage points from 52% in 2005…