Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 2/2022

Business

  • German competition authority prepares for closer watch on Remondis’s external growth
  • Decline in competition for waste collection contracts in Germany
  • Eastman to invest up to $1bn in French chemical recycling project
  • More recycled PET sold in Austria last year
  • Remondis maintained stable operations in 2020
  • Reconomy buys British service providers Casepak and Oceala
  • Dutch N+P group expands its footprint in the UK
  • Equitix to buy 20 per cent Viridor share from KKR
  • Trinseo finalises acquisition of Dutch plastics recycler Heathland
  • Aperam wrapped up its acquisition of ELG at the end of December
  • Borealis and Reclay set to partner on plastic recycling
  • Veolia announces plans for EV battery recycling plant in the UK
  • Recovered paper gains product status in France
  • Zero Waste Europe criticises Parliament "delaying tactic"
  • Attero partners with Titan and Nordsol in bio-LNG project
  • Wastefront ELT recycling plant construction to begin in Q2

Markets

  • Upcoming market reports
  • Waste wood in Germany
  • Recovered paper in France
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Steel scrap in Germany
  • NF scrap metals in Germany

Policy

  • Landfilling of municipal waste in the EU down in 2020
  • Proposal to include municipal waste incineration in EU ETS
  • EU consultation on compostable and biodegradable plastics
  • France bans plastic packaging for certain fresh fruit and veg
  • Malaysia launches inspection scheme for imports

  • News in brief: Total Energies and Plastic Omnium agree plastics recycling partnership
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue