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Inco purchased by Brazil’s CVRD

Archiv – Brazilian mining firm CVRD has purchased Inco, the Canada-based producer of a substantial proportion of the world’s nickel.Brazilian…

Mexico to build ship scrapping terminal

Archiv – Mexican waste management and disposal company Promotora Ambiental (PASA) has signed a concession contract to build and operate…

Russia’s MAIR Group reduces scrap shipments

Archiv – The MAIR Industrial Group, Russia’s largest processor of ferrous scrap, reduced its scrap metal shipments by 6% to…

MCG offers new lifting technology

US-based Manitowoc Crane Group (MCG) has launched the Grove GTK1100 crane – a wheeled mobile carrier with a vertical telescopic…

UBC recycling plant in France

Archiv – Alcan is investing US$ 7 million in used beverage can (UBC) recycling facilities at its Alcan Rhenalu specialty…

India to scrap 56% of ships

Archiv – India’s shipping industry will be required to spend some US$ 4 billion on fleet renewal as 56% of…

Report finds no packaging waste export fraud

Archiv – A UK government investigation into allegations against elements of the paper packaging waste industry has uncovered ’inappropriate practices’…

Sapphire recovers 50 millionth tyre

Archiv – UK-based Sapphire Energy Recovery (SER) has reached an important milestone with the recovery of its 50 millionth tyre….

Caterpillar receives sustainability honour

Archiv – For the sixth consecutive year, Caterpillar Inc has been selected as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability…

Global recovered paper report

Archiv – US-based Moore & Associates and EU Consulting have announced the publication of the 2006 edition of its ’Outlook…

LCD recycling takes a step forward

Archiv – Scientists at the University of York in the UK are studying efficient means of managing and recycling waste…