Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 21/2021


  • VDM warns against export restrictions: "Fighting trade puts recycling in jeopardy"
  • 55 TB of data seized from firms in Austrian cartel investigation
  • Green Tech invests €12m in PET recycling in Slovakia
  • Steel and NF metal associations call for stricter rules on scrap exports
  • EU beverage associations back DRSs and priority access
  • Veolia successfully completes €2.5bn capital increase
  • Covestro conducting research into chemical recycling of rigid PU foam
  • Fost Plus rejects calls for the introduction of deposit return systems
  • Total Energies doubles PP recycling capacity
  • Achieving recyclate uptake of 10 Mt per year by 2025 will cost €8.4bn
  • Remondis to acquire RVM activities from Diebold Nixdorf
  • Carbios opens demonstration plant for PET recycling process
  • Another setback for Uskmouth coal-to-SRF conversion in UK
  • France: Suez subsidiary forges new building waste partnership
  • REA: Proposed visa measures will "have little impact"
  • Eunomia and Zero Waste Europe offer opposing views of CCUS
  • Zero Waste Europe opposes deployment of CCS at waste to energy plants
  • H&M and Ikea build chemicals databank for textiles recycling
  • HZI to market Ash2Salt technology for Ragn-Sells
  • SCA and St1 establish joint venture for liquid biofuels
  • Turkish Eren Paper plans major redevelopment for Shotton Mill
  • Malaysia not expected to introduce new rules for RCP until next year
  • Progroup plans new RDF power plants in Germany
  • Refusal of consent for Kemsley North plant stands
  • EU steel scrap exports to Turkey reach record level in H1
  • Chinese recovered paper imports down over 30 per cent in 2020


  • Recovered paper in France
  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Recovered paper in Poland
  • Upcoming market reports
  • Primary PET in Germany
  • Waste textiles in Germany
  • Germany: Record import surplus of recovered paper
  • NF scrap metals in Germany


  • Austrian legislation including DRS for single-use bottles advances
  • Calculation of collection rate for single-use drinks bottles published

  • News in brief: EBRD provides loan for Umka project
  • News in brief: Voith to supply five OCC lines to Nine Dragons
  • News in brief: Italian ministry and customs authority agree cooperation
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue