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MVV starts construction of Dundee waste to energy plant

20.06.2018 − German energy company MVV has officially launched the construction of its third plant in the UK. » more

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Biffa announces positive net result, new CEO

14.06.2018 − The past financial year was a "pleasing year of organic and acquisitive growth" for British waste group Biffa. The company's net revenues, excluding landfill tax, jumped by nearly 9 per cent to £978m (ca. €1.11bn). » more

Remondis expands its presence in Poland

05.06.2018 − Remondis is expanding its operations in Poland. Germany's largest waste management company announced on Tuesday that it had entered a conditional agreement to acquire the Polish activities of the Swedish Ragn-Sells...» more

EU greenlights Attero takeover

04.06.2018 − The EU competition authority cleared the acquisition of Dutch waste management firm Attero by the investment companies 3i Infrastructure plc and DWS. The EU Commission's DG Competition saw no competition concerns raised...» more

UK waste business charges a drag on Renewi's performance

24.05.2018 − In the first full year since it emerged from the merger of Shanks and Van Gansewinkel, Renewi saw revenues increase across all its divisions, with the notable exception of its municipal business. This division, whose...» more

Derichebourg reports growth

23.05.2018 − The French concern Derichebourg has benefited from the rise in steel scrap prices. The company's recycling and environmental activities generated sales of around €1.061bn in the first half of its fiscal year, an...» more

TSR Recycling finalises Van Dalen acquisition

11.05.2018 − The German metals recycler TSR has completed the take-over of the Dutch company Van Dalen Metals & Trading. Rolf Van Dalen joins the board of TSR's subsidiary HKS Metals. » more

China suspends scrap imports from the USA

04.05.2018 − US exporters of secondary raw materials will not be able to ship deliveries to China for the next 30 days. The inspection organisation CCIC North America will not carry out pre-shipment inspections » more

Strong revenue growth for Veolia in Q1

03.05.2018 − Revenues from Veolia's international waste management operations reached €2.268bn in the first quarter of 2018, up nearly 10 per cent at constant exchange rates, the French concern announced on Thursday in Paris. Waste...» more