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BIR Non Ferrous World Mirror June

Archiv – The following article is based on the latest Non-Ferrous World Mirror produced by the BIR world recycling body…

Nokia survey: Global awareness on mobile phones recycling low

Archiv – Three out of every four mobile phone users globally do not think of recycling their devices, despite accepting…

North Korea next stop for toxic waste

Archiv – The country of North Korea is planning to recycle waste that is so polluted that other countries refuse…

Battery recycling capacity expansion at Nyrstar’s ARA

Archiv – Nyrstar NV announced today that Australian Refined Alloys (ARA), its 50% joint venture, is planning a major capacity…

Lenovo Asset Recovery Service – turning computer trash into cash

Archiv – Research Tringle Park, North Carolina, USA ‘€’ Mid-June, Lenovo introduced Lenovo Asset Recovery Services (ARS), a new set…

BIR: Commodity Research Unit to monitor scrap movements

Archiv – ’The era of cheap scrap has long passed,’ declared BIR Non-Ferrous Metals Division President Robert Stein of US-based…

BIR: Carbon credits for plastics recycling

Archiv – The recycling of plastics reduces carbon emissions and therefore should receive carbon credits, according to BIR Plastics Committee…

BIR: Stainless steel market in oversupply

Archiv – The stainless steel market has swung into oversupply and is lacking a ’feel-good factor’ , the BIR Stainless…

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),…

BIR: Global steel production outlook seen positive

Archiv – The world steel industry outlook is promising with production seen rising to 1.5 billion tonnes in 2009, up…

BRIC steelmakers to lead 2008 growth

Archiv – The International Iron and Steel Institute (IISI) is forecasting that 2008 will be another strong year for the…