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EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 4/2018


  • Sims Metal Management posts solid first-half growth in revenues and earnings
  • Schnitzer Steel off to a good start in the 2017/18 business year
  • FEAD urges reduced VAT for products with recycled content
  • Associations advocate recovered paper monostream collection
  • Recycling rate for recovered paper continued to increase in Europe
  • New plastics recycling plant in the Netherlands
  • German wte specialist EEW with net profit of more than €90m
  • Planning Inspectorate "calls in" permit for Veolia waste-to-energy plant in England
  • Three bids submitted in Warsaw wte plant tender
  • Veolia sells off North American industrial cleaning services
  • Waste to energy projects in Dubai and Sharjah
  • Lassila & Tikanoja plans to focus on profitability
  • Paprec takes over three firms in northeastern France
  • HeidelbergCement acquires Australian recycler
  • Ellen MacArthur Foundation presents vision for clothing
  • Umicore reports small growth from recycling operations
  • Online platform provides data about metal content in appliances, vehicles and batteries


  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Europac warns about excess recovered paper supply
  • Recovered paper in Poland
  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Waste textiles in Germany
  • Primary PET in Germany
  • Crude steel production has grown 5 per cent in 2017
  • Ferrous scrap in Germany
  • NF scrap in Germany
  • LME and Comex prices


  • Action plan on compliance with environmental law
  • EU waste package on Coreper agenda
  • Only half of EU member states reach battery collection target


  • Events

  • Markets roundup
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue