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‘It’s all about relationships’

Recycling International regularly spotlights individual scrap traders from around the globe. Here we give the floor to Rom Patel, senior…

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What happened in the world of scrap in 2021? And what can we learn from past trends going forward?

This commodity special details the biggest trends (including graphs), divided into different chapters;

  • Ferrous
  • Non-ferrous
  • Nickel & stainless
  • Paper & board
  • Textiles
  • Plastics

Waste shipment proposals ‘threaten jobs’

Proposed changes to the waste shipment regulations in Europe risk significant job losses and will hamper investment in the EU’s…

‘Toxic warship’ not wanted in Turkish port

A former French aircraft carrier is on route from Brazil to be scrapped in Turkey but ngo Shipbreaking Platform insists…

Stop the blame game: ship recyclers fighting a bad reputation

‘Companies saw the pandemic as a strategic opportunity to introduce a new wave of vessels; ones that are more efficient…

Newcomer Leviathan joining the ranks of certified EU shipbreakers?

Start-up Leviathan is working with German Naval Yards at Kiel to demonstrate its sustainable ship recycling methods in order to…

Art shines from e-scrap partnership

UK sculptor Katie Surridge has won £15 000 (EUR 17 500) to design creative sculptures using metals recovered from discarded…

Is it Groundhog Day again for ship recyclers?

Eight seconds. That’s the average attention span of adult consumers these days. For reference, that puts us on par with…

9th Ship Recycling Congress

ACI is pleased to announce the 9th Ship Recycling Congress. The event will focus on the latest and upcoming EU…

New leadership at EuRIC

Olivier François was elected president of the European Recycling Industries’ Confederation (EuRIC) during its latest gathering. He will be supported…

US-Korean partnership claims ‘ultra clean’ polypropylene

South Korean Chemical company SK Geo Centric has invested 68 billion won (EUR 50 million) in the US plastic recycling…