Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 24/2013

Business

  • Stena Metall group posts substantial net loss for 2012/13 financial year
  • FCC reports lower revenues from environmental division
  • Sales slide for Alba on weak steel and NF metals recycling business
  • Closed Loop builds capacity at London plastic recycling plant
  • ACS environment division records good performance
  • Scholz: lower tonnage and scrap prices yield 20 per cent sales drop
  • EU complaint filed against Italian Sistri tracking system
  • Shanks Group raises revenues and earnings in H1 of 2013/14
  • AVE sells waste business in CEE to EP Industries
  • E-scrap site in Ghana among world’s ten most polluted places
  • Covanta begins metals recovery from monofilled incinerator ash
  • Sita sells holding in French Nicollin waste group
  • Steel scrap export restrictions would threaten up to 50,000 jobs

Markets

  • Recovered paper in France
  • Recovered paper in Italy
  • Expert reports on waste textiles
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • Expert reports on waste plastics
  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Eurofer scrap price indices
  • Ferrous scrap in Germany
  • Expert reports on stainless steel
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • LME and Comex prices

Policy

  • Council adopts compromise on EU Ship Recycling Regulation
  • Council confirms ban on batteries containing cadmium
  • EP Environment Committee set to discuss WSR Revision
  • EU Commission does not plan to change recycling targets for 2020
  • Defra to sharply curtail waste and recycling work
  • EP and Council adopt 7th Environment Action Programme

Events

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  • People