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EU recovered paper exports fall to lowest level since 2003

17.09.2021 − The downward trend in European Union exports of recovered paper continues unbroken. In the first half of this year, shipments from member states to third countries hit their lowest level in 18 years. » more

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Geminor: Shortage of UK lorry drivers complicates RDF exports to the Continent

06.09.2021 − Britain's dramatic shortage of heavy goods vehicle (HGV) drivers will be felt well beyond the UK in the near term, according to Ralf Schöpwinkel, COO of the Norwegian raw materials and waste trader Geminor. » more

Updated rules for EU waste exports to non-OECD states "before the end of 2021"

09.08.2021 − The European Commission aims update the rules governing exports of green-list wastes for recovery to non-OECD countries "before the end of 2021". » more

Turkey bans import of polyethylene waste

20.05.2021 − The Turkish government has announced a ban on the import of plastic waste consisting of LDPE and HDPE. The country's plastics industry has sharply criticised the move.» more