Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 6/2019


  • EU legislation on waste shipments and chemicals remain challenges for recyclers
  • Attero officially opens plastics recycling plant
  • New board for EuRIC
  • Swiss PET recyclate already sold out for all of 2019
  • B+T Umwelt plans to build RDF power plant in France
  • British waste company Biffa takes over SWRNewstar
  • Plastics recycler Kruschitz sold to Steinbeis Holding
  • Steinmüller Babcock wins Finnish wte contract
  • Tomra profits from drive to improve recyclate quality
  • Aluminium scrap consumers face new challenges
  • Growing demand for clothing casts the spotlight on raw material supply
  • UK waste textiles: EPR, taxes and darning urged in fight against "fast fashion"
  • Bvse fears oligopoly for packaging compliance
  • Germany: RKD dual system plans “orderly” market departure
  • Shell joins Rotterdam plastic waste to chemicals consortium


  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Eurostat RCP export data
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Eurostat waste plastics export data
  • Ferrous scrap in Germany
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • Upcoming EUWID market reports in the next issue
  • LME and Comex prices


  • EU updating rules on waste exports to non-OECD states
  • India institutes ban on all plastic waste imports
  • Malaysia closes 139 illegal plastic recycling plants
  • Good progress on Circular Economy Action Plan
  • New steps to tackle EU member states’ waste law infringements
  • ECJ dismisses waste shipment case against Czech Republic
  • EU Parliament Committee approves POP Regulation

  • Company News
  • News in brief
  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue