Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 22/2021

Business

  • European recycling industry calls for free trade in recycled raw materials
  • Ban on recovered paper exports from EU to India to be corrected
  • Remondis will take over Veolia Recycling in Sweden
  • Rouen wants to pre-empt sale of Chapelle Darblay site to Paprec
  • Veolia notifies Suez takeover to EU competition directorate
  • Court orders sealing of Stocamine underground landfill to be halted
  • Neste and Ravago form JV for chemical recycling of plastic waste
  • Proposed K+S / Remex joint venture raises competition concerns
  • European recyclers: EoW criteria for paper would reward quality and investment
  • Paper industry feels that EoW criteria are still unnecessary for recovered paper
  • Malaysia’s import guidelines to go into effect at start of 2022
  • Viridor plans to invest up to £1bn on CCUS

Markets

  • Metsä Tissue cuts production due to lack of recovered paper
  • Recovered paper in Italy
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Primary plastics in Germany
  • Waste wood in Germany
  • Material value index for fridges
  • WEEE treatment in Germany
  • Steel scrap in Germany
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • Upcoming market reports

Policy

  • Updated rules on green-list waste exports to non-OECD countries
  • EU Commission proposes stricter limits for POPs in waste
  • EU Parliament rapporteur calls for ambitious battery targets

  • Company news: Covanta shareholders vote to approve sale to EQT Infrastructure
  • Company news: Eleia takeover of Augean proceeds
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue