ERPC: Over 70 per cent of European paper recycled in 2015

21.10.2016 − The European Recovered Paper Council (ERPC) has surpassed its goal of raising the European recycling rate for recovered paper to 70 per cent by 2015. In an announcement made in Brussels in...» more


Steel scrap prices in Germany decline less than expected

18.10.2016 − Patience paid off for German scrap merchants in October in the form of hard cash. Steel mills started off the month announcing that they intended to seek price cuts of €20 per tonne. The first...» more

EU roadmap for plastics strategy expected within weeks

13.10.2016 − The European Commission will put out a roadmap for its planned strategy for plastics in the circular economy "in the coming weeks", EU Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella announced on Thursday in...» more