Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 2/2020

Business

  • The EU Commission should tap the potential of waste legislation for its "Green Deal" goals
  • FEAD welcomes EU Parliament’s position on European Green Deal
  • Strong support for the EU Commission’s strategy
  • China to publish standards for NF scrap “recycling materials”
  • Derichebourg wins sorting plant contract in France
  • EuRIC tables position paper on textile recycling
  • 18 million tonnes of wte capacity to come online in Europe
  • Acciona and HZI build wte plant in West Australia
  • More recycled plastic used in Italy in 2019
  • Nestlé plans to invest billions to encourage plastics recycling
  • New consortium for chemical recycling of PET packaging
  • England: ESA: study shows competition improves recycling performance
  • German associations call for action on recovered paper
  • German recyclers see no improvement in RCP market
  • Chinese companies allowed to import 3 million t of RCP so far
  • India to increase inspections for imports of mixed paper
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue
  • CCS from Swiss wte plants would cost CHF220 per tonne
  • Suez seeks capacity increase for its Severnside wte plant

Markets

  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Primary PET in Germany
  • Used PET bottles in Germany
  • Waste plastics in Germany
  • WEEE treatment in Germany
  • Steel scrap in Germany
  • Upcoming EUWID market reports in the next issue
  • NF scrap metals in Germany

Policy

  • Circular Plastics Alliance gains new members
  • EU Commission considering ban on plastic packaging
  • Legislation on plastics tax adopted in Italy
  • New UK briefing paper covers state of play on plastic waste
  • EU member states are making little progress with MSW recycling

  • News in brief: New president and general secretary for FEAD
  • News in brief: Coexpan joins Styrenics Circular Solutions industry iniative