Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 13/2012

Business

  • Belgian waste group Indaver enjoys rise in turnover, profits and waste volumes in 2011
  • AVE faces plunge in results in the first six months of 2011/12
  • BIR concerned about rising tendency towards protectionism
  • ARN pushes ELV recovery rate to 96.2 per cent in 2011
  • Provaluta acquires stake in Spanish ELV recycler
  • WEEE Forum to continue standardisation initiative
  • Eggersmann buys composting specialist Backhus GmbH
  • Newly opened plant boosts WEEE recycling for Boliden
  • Wecyles publishes new record collection figure for WEEE
  • Abu Dhabi plans “one of the world‘s largest“ wte plants
  • Coca-Cola and bottlers invest in Mexican PET recycling plant
  • New waste management contracts for Sita in France
  • Spanish competition authority targets waste firms
  • European wte plant operators pleased with business levels

Markets

  • Recovered paper in France
  • Expert reports on recovered paper
  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • World crude steel production
  • Primary PET in Germany
  • Steel scrap in Germany
  • World stainless steel production
  • Expert reports on stainless scrap
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • LME and Comex prices

Policy

  • Commission pursues deficits in landfills and packaging law
  • EU environment ministers agree on 7EAP priorities
  • Rio+20: Better management of hazardous wastes worldwide
  • TAC set to hold vote on eow Regulations in early July
  • EU Commission launches resource efficiency platform
  • EU Commission proposes
  • Rules on Battery Directive implementation published

  • News in brief
  • Markets roundup
  • Events