Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 5/2019

Business

  • Suez posts "excellent" results on record waste volumes and strong international business
  • Suez expects largely stable recyclate prices in 2019
  • Veolia plans to make further efficiency improvements
  • Veolia’s waste activities raise annual revenues to €9.6bn
  • Veolia building a PET bottle recycling plant in Indonesia
  • EuRIC announces founding of new plastics recycling branch
  • New PET recycling projects for Swiss firm Polymetrix
  • Total takes over French polypropylene recycler Synova
  • Biffa building new 37,000 tpa recycling plant for PET bottles
  • Carbios: First bottles made of 100 per cent recycled PET
  • Sims Metal Management records fall in earnings in first half
  • Augean sells hazardous waste incinerator to Wastecare
  • Chiho expands presence in Asia through joint ventures
  • Grundon makes acquisition, plans wte plant relocation
  • Acciona consortium preferred bidder for wte project
  • EEW increases revenues to around €546m in 2017
  • Covanta sales and profits up on record waste volumes

Markets

  • CPI and WRAP publish design for recycling guidelines
  • Recovered paper in France
  • CEPI: Slightly more recovered paper consumed last year
  • Recovered paper in Italy
  • Waste plastics in Germany
  • EUWID Index: Material Value of Fridges and Freezers for Recycling
  • PET bottles in Germany
  • Primary plastics in Germany
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • LME and Comex prices

Policy

  • Agreement on POPs Regulation and DecaBDE limits
  • Dutch government and industry sign pact to reduce plastics
  • Consultations open in the UK on plastic tax and packaging policy

  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue