Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 17/2018

Business

  • China announces 25 per cent tariff on scrap commodities imported from the US
  • KKR invests in Indian environmental services company Ramky Enviro Engineers
  • Higher copper refining charges lift Aurubis’s nine-month profits
  • British Competition authority orders European Metal Recycling to sell five MWR sites
  • FCC’s environment division delivers growth in first-half revenues and income
  • CEPI: RCP consumption climbed to 48.3 million tonnes
  • Faun takes stake in Australian equipment firm Superior Pak
  • Umicore reports higher processing volumes in recycling segment in first half-year

Markets

  • The recovered paper market in Poland
  • The recovered paper market in Germany
  • The recovered paper market in the UK
  • The ferrous scrap market in Germany
  • The waste textiles market in Germany
  • The non-ferrous scrap metals market in Germany
  • Upcoming market reports
  • LME an Comex prices

Policy

  • Brussels prepares to request CEN to create standard for home-compostable plastic bags
  • Czech Republic prepares for EU talks on single-use plastics
  • New plastic bag bans in Chile, Uruguay and New Zealand
  • Latvia banning free plastic carrier bags
  • Limit value for PAH in rubber granulate proposed
  • Taiwan and Thailand announce import restrictions
  • 5.8m tonnes more plastic recycling capacity in the EU
  • Norway seeks to cut microplastic loss from sports fields