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Veolia to expand in Chinese waste market

France-based Veolia Environnement, one of the world’s leading waste management companies, is anticipating 20% annual growth in its Chinese activities…

Chinese car production set to soar

In China, the production and sale of vehicles will continue to experience double-digit percentage growth this year, according to the…

Big increase in Shanghai container movements

Shanghai, the busiest container port in China, moved 20% more containers last year. Meanwhile, the city’s plans to develop a…

Metal theft wave in Japan

Children’s slides, cemetery incense holders and even the roof of a public toilet have disappeared in a spate of metal…

Global shipping rates set to fall

Global rates to move cargo by container may decline for a second year in 2007 as capacity growth from vessels…

World Recycling Forum – Shanghai ’07

On November 13-16 this year, Swiss recycling congress organiser ICM will stage its third International Conference & Exhibition on Car,…

Container ship rates to remain firm

Solid demand for consumer goods from developing nations should continue to push up container ship rates during 2007, according to…

’Fraggy’ to the rescue

Archiv – UK-based Master Magnets has designed, manufactured and delivered a 7.8-tonne magnetic drum for an end-of-life vehicle (ELV) processing…

New route to circuit board recycling

Electronic circuits in discarded computers, mobile phones and other devices could be recycled less harmfully using a technique developed by…

Steel use to surge 9% in 2006

Archiv – This year has brought strong growth in steel use, according to latest figures from the International Iron and…

Company News November 2006

* Spectro The 1000th SPECTROMAXx metal analyser sold by Spectro has been delivered to AWG of Giengen, Germany. A supplier…