Print edition

EUWID Recycling and Waste Management Issue 2/2019


  • Underlying Ebit from Sim’s UK scrap recycling operations plunges in first half of fiscal 2019
  • Changes may be on the horizon for Alba’s partner Techcent
  • New structure for Alba’s Waste and Metals division
  • NF scrap product prices drive Schnitzer’s quarterly profits lower
  • Paprec takes over French waste management company TER
  • Metals industry comments on EU recycling calculation method
  • Reconomy buys British compliance scheme Valpak
  • Recylex: cash position “remains tense but stable”
  • Industry groups pledge $1.5bn in the fight against plastic waste
  • Nestlé sets sights on more recycling and joins STOP project
  • Nestlé new member of "Stop Ocean Plastics" partnership launched by Borealis
  • Reaching EU plastics target “practically impossible”
  • Petcore: 1.74 million tonnes of PET bottles recycled
  • Texplast increasing PET regranulate capacity
  • Norwegian approach to plastic waste could hurt recycling rates
  • Covanta closes UK acquisition and builds ash plant in the US
  • Geminor delivers first shipment of RDF from Italy to Scandinavia
  • China adds to its list of approved CCIC offices
  • FCC processes fuel, generates power at new Scottish wte plant
  • Licences for recovered paper deliveries to China, YTD 2019
  • German waste group Tönsmeier changes its name to PreZero
  • Rethmann completes take-over of Transdev stake


  • Recovered paper in Germany
  • Recovered paper in the UK
  • China: Stricter import rules for ferrous, copper and aluminium scrap
  • Ferrous scrap in Germany
  • NF scrap metals in Germany
  • LME and Comex prices


  • EU ambassadors endorse single-use plastics Directive
  • EU Ship Recycling Regulation has fully entered into force
  • Resource & waste strategy published for England

  • Companies and institutions appearing in the current issue