Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 20/2021


  • EU Commissioner Sinkevicius announces restrictions on trans-border waste shipments
  • NGOs call for complete stop to EU waste plastics exports
  • Prezero buys majority stake in film recycler KBG Group
  • Alcala and Fiera Infrastructure outbid MSIP for Augean
  • Packaging group Alpla expands recycling activities in Europe
  • European PE film recycling capacity up 10 per cent
  • PepsiCo: 100 per cent rPET bottles in Germany
  • Scholz to join new ELV recycling partnership in China
  • Forty per cent of EU waste plastic exports headed to Turkey in H1
  • Umicore appeals stricter emission rules for its Hoboken lead smelter


  • The recovered paper market in France
  • The recovered paper market in Italy
  • The waste plastics market in Germany
  • The post-consumer PET bottles market in Germany
  • The EUWID material value index for end-of-life fridges and freezers
  • The primary commodity plastics market in Germany
  • The non-ferrous scrap metals market in Germany


  • Croatia too slow to implement court-ordered landfill clean-up
  • EU Parliament Committee calls for weight-based landfill caps

  • Upcoming market reports
  • News in brief: EU consultation on data on cigarette filter waste
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue