Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 24/2017


  • China notifies new import standards with strict thresholds for contaminants to the WTO
  • British RCP suppliers hope limit is not the final word
  • Suez announces plans to boost plastics recycling by 50 per cent
  • Veolia achieves 5 per cent revenue growth in waste operations
  • 150 organisations call for ban on oxo-degradable plastic packaging
  • ING to buy stake in Dutch recycler Rodepa Vastgoed
  • Biffa posts net profit and raises revenues in first half of 2017/18
  • Tom Bird appointed COO at Chiho Environmental Group
  • Management changes and contract wins for Geminor
  • Montanwerke Brixlegg posted loss in 2016
  • RDF Industry Group presents UK code of practice
  • UK councils could save £35m through drinks deposit system
  • Lassila & Tikanoja’s results weaker in first nine months of 2017
  • Real Alloy’s European plants not part of US bankruptcy filing
  • Soex to start up shoe recycling plant
  • BIR launches PR campaign for Global Recycling Day
  • Blue Paper’s RDF power plant in Strasbourg to start up in May
  • Call for mineral oil free printing inks for newspapers
  • Spain to collect 4.8m tonnes of recovered paper in 2017
  • EEW loses final bid to retain contract for Gdansk wte plant


  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Recovered paper in France
  • Recovered paper in Italy
  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Primary plastics in Germany
  • Ferrous scrap in Germany
  • Stainless steel production up 5 per cent in the first half
  • Global crude steel production continues to rise
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • LME and Comex prices


  • Circular economy roadmap in France slated for March
  • EP calls for better implementation of EU environmental law
  • EU bodies agree on new environmental reporting rules


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  • People
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue