Issue 3/2017:

Business Chances: Ukraine‘s Economic Growth Encourages Investments, Renewable Methanol Market Is Expected to Expand, Biological Waste Treatment in Estonia, Straw Gives More Biogas, India and European Union to Strengthen Cooperation, Future Market Opportunities for Problematic PET Bottles, Invitation to Collaborate, Armenia Will Realize an EU-Compliant Facility for Solid Waste

Newsflash: USA: Recycled Plastics Can Be Used in Packaging for Foods, Constellium Extended Recycling Capacities, Tenova to Deliver a New Consteel System, Kuwait: Company Promotes Sustainability by Introducing Recycling Initiative

Enterprises: Scandinavian Enviro Systems Makes Progress, A Circular Economy Handbook for Business and Supply Chains, Global Plastic Decking Market, Fashion and Overconsumption, Digital Marketplace for Organic Waste in France, Canadian Company Examines Battery Recycling Opportunities, UAE: Joint Venture to Develop a Waste-To-Energy Plan, Global Investment Firm Completes Acquisition of Recycling and Waste Business, Northam Diversifies into the Recycling Market, A New Biogas Plant for Greece, Avoiding System Shutdown – Reduce Costs for Wear Protection, Australia: A New “Super MRF” Plant for Perth, The World’s First Recycling Mall in Sweden Is a Model of Success

Markets: Ukraine Waste Management: Yet Dependent on Investments, Rwanda: E-Waste Project Is Expected to Create Many Jobs, The Finnish Road Map to Circular Economy, Norway Takes the Path to Circular Economy, East & Southeast Asian E-Waste Monitored, Global E-Waste Management Market, Indonesia: Priority Is on Waste-To-Energy, China‘s Organic Waste Treatment: Still Facing Challenges, Kenya Bans Plastic Bags, China: Ready for Foreign Investors?, Adelaide Installs Combined First Solar and Methane Power Plant, New Ways of Consuming Feature New Ways of Waste Behavior

Processing Methods: Refrigerators: New Plant Concepts Detect Blowing Agents, Recovery of Cellulose from Waste Water, New Solution for Monitoring Liquid-Based Processes, New Method to Treat Plastic Waste, New Method for Cleansing Waste Products and Reusing Resources

Machinery: Spain: Bulk Bag Discharger Speeds Operation, Spanish Facility Uses New Shredder, More Energy from Waste, Brazil: Energy from Eucalyptus, UK: Fercell Offers a New Shredder, New Electric Drive Cat 988K XE Wheel Loader, Trelleborg Gives Tough Jobs a Soft Ride

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 3/2017

GLOBAL RECYCLING 3/2017

Issue 2/2017:

Business Chances: Canada – Investors Are Welcome, Double Reason to Celebrate, How Start-Ups Can Make the Circular Economy Become Reality, Investing in Water Security = High Return on Investment, Circular Economy Is a Window of Opportunity

Newsflash: In and Out: ISRI Unveils International Scrap Trade Database, USA: Paper Recovery Rate Reached 67.2 Percent in 2016, South Africa: PET Recycling Rate Increased, Qatar Opened Tire Recycling Plant

Enterprises: Apple Intends to Use Only Recycled Materials for Products, Maine Woods Pellet Co. Chose ORC Technology Instead of Traditional Steam, Converting Old Fibers into Composite Panels, USA: New Online Marketplace to Trade Recovered Paper, USA: New Joint Venture to Commercialize Innovative Technologies, The Plastic Bottle Recycling Market is Growing, APK Intends to Build Plastic Recycling Plants in Asia and Europe, Europe: Project to Realize a Circular Economy for Flexible Packaging, Pilot Project to Close Materials Cycle for Beverage Cartons, USA: Customs Grants Entry of Remanufactured Ink and Toner Cartridges, Australia: PVC Recycling in Hospitals, Packaging Producer Opened New Production Facilities in France, International Cooperation on Textile Recycling

Markets: Canada‘s Waste Management Policy: Coming in Parts but Winning Together, Malaysia: Toward A Sustainable Waste Management, Consumption of Recycled Metal to Grow in Automotive Industry, Who Really Leads the MSW Recycling World?, Will China’s National Sword Initiative Have an Adverse Effect?, Container Weighing Systems Market, Tunisia: Demand for Wastewater Treatment Technology Is Rising, Recovered Paper Markets: New China Rules Could Add to Volatility, Solar Panel Recycling Market, Investing in Food Waste Treatment Pays Off

Processing Methods: Enerkem‘s Four-Step Thermochemical Process Goes Commercial, Awarded Waterox Executes Total Purification of Toxic Industrial Wastewater, A New Treatment Plant for China

Machinery: Familiar Technology – Redefined, New Sorting System Uses Artificial Intelligence

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 2/2017

GLOBAL RECYCLING 2/2017

Issue 1/2017:

Business Chances: Investment Plan for Europe, Investment in Circular Economy in India Creates Benefits for All, British Company is Looking for Investors

Newsflash: Spanish Company Expands Its Biomass Power Plants, China-based Steel Producer Invests in Nigeria, Malaysian Ministry Intends to Promote Recycled Products, Germany Offers Know How for Environmental Protection, USA – Public Company Boosts Recycling

Enterprises: Industry Backs Plan to Recycle 70 Percent of Plastic Packaging Waste Globally, Unilever Commits to Recyclable Plastic Packaging, China to Recycle 350 Million Tons of Waste by 2020, Sustainability is Increasingly Core to Business Strategy, Valdi Has Finished First Battery Recycling Run, Two Specialists Partner to Commercialize a Technology for Iron Ore Fines Recovery, Positive Verdict from Global Tire Producer, First European List of Safe and Environmentally Sound Ship Recycling Facilities Published

Markets: European Union: On the Road to the Circular Economy, New Research Report on Waste Recycling Services Market, Aim – A Market-Driven Circular Economy in Europe, BIR Delegation Met with World Bank’s Trade Advisors, The Netherlands are Heading Towards a Circular Economy, Plastic Recycling Market Will Continue to Grow, Brexit Impacts on UK‘s Residual Waste Arisings and Treatment Capacity, Lebanon – Waste Management Policy Wanted, Catalyst Regeneration Market Will Grow, Brazil – New Platform for the Plastics Industry, European Plastics Industry and the Circular Economy, Global Trade Data Visualizer, USA – Memphis Region Recycling Gap Analysis, USA – Landfilling is No Longer the Easy Way Out, Enviro Involved in Chile‘s New Law on Producer Responsibility

Processing Methods: Energy from Residues and Waste, United Kingdom – There are Plans to Recycle Medium Density Fiberboards, New Biogas Plant with Nitrogen and Phosphorus Recovery

Machinery: UK – LKM Recycling Ordered New Shredder from Austria, Oman – Two New Mixed Waste Recycling Systems, Efficient, Sustainable and Quiet, Shredding Technology Helps to Solve Waste Problem, USA – Aqua Metals Has a First Licencee for its Battery Recycling Technology, Australian Company Ordered Robotic Waste Sorting System, Patent-Pending Separator Technology, Bollegraaf to Build Recycling Facility in Russia

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 1/2017

GLOBAL RECYCLING 1/2017

Issue 4/2016:

gr416-grBusiness Chances: Turkey Introduces Incentives for Investments, Modernization of the Iranian Raw Materials Sector: Chances for Investors and Providers, India – Recycling of Old Cars and Trucks, Future Opportunities in the Gulf Region

Newsflash: New Objective: Towards a 100 Percent Recyclable Aircraft, Market Report – Commercial Aircraft Disassembly, Dismantling & Recycling, Recovery of Gold and Palladium from E-Scrap, UK – Start-Up of the New Dunbar Energy Recovery Facility

Enterprises: US Automotive Aluminum Recycling at a Very High Rate, USA – GM Recycles Water Bottles to Make Car Parts, Kia – Recycling Rate Increased by 93.7 Percent, Malaysian Company Ordered Recycling Plant for E-Scrap, Rapid Growth – Global E-Waste Management Market, Best Practices in Recycled Plastics, Veolia Joins New Plastics Economy Initiative, Recycling Meets Fashion, New Textile Sorting Plant in United Arab Emirates

Markets: Turkey – Huge Market Potential and Dynamics by Establishing New Partnerships, New Gas Blending Technology for Landfill Cogeneration Units, Raw Material Imports Reflect the Economic Situation, Turkey – Business as Usual, High Investments in the Environmental Sector, “We are relying on Methods, which are no longer contemporary“, An Efficient Solution for Mixed Waste, A Waste-Schengen Zone: Rather a Dream Than Reality, Ghana Gets Support to Recycle E-Waste, Global Solid Waste Management Market: Strong Growth up to 2023, Russia – There Will Be a Change, Sustainable Phosphorus Use, Cuba’s Recycling Industry – Slowly Requested by Foreign Investors, Demand for Copper Could Increase by 213 to 341 Percent

Machinery: New System for Fiber and Film Sorting, Chinese Waste to Be Treated with European Technology, Eddy Current Separators “Made in Spain”, VacuDry Drilling Mud Treatment Plant Delivered to Baku, High-Performance Machinery, New Landfill Compactor, Mexico’s First Commercial Waste to Energy Facility Started Up, Colombian Egg Producer Invests in German Energy Plant Technology

Events: Electronics & Cars Recycling (World Recycling Forum), Plast Eurasia İstanbul 2016, IFAT Eurasia 2017, IdentiPlast 2017, Plastics Recycling Show Europe Moves to Amsterdam

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 4/2016

GLOBAL RECYCLING 4/2016

Issue 3/2016:

gr316grBusiness Chances: Brazil – New Guidelines Highlight Trade and Investment, Colombia Plans Major Project, Latin America – A Market with Great Potential, Owners of Polymetrix Plan to Sell Shares to an Industrial Partner

Enterprises: Vehicle Airbags: Shredder Operators Have to Be Careful, Solvay Realizes Airbag Recycling, Malaysia – Exports from Automotive Recycling Industry Will Grow, Global Recycled Plastic and Plastic Waste to Oil Market, New Logistics Model Developed, New Electronic Waste Processing Plant for Qatar, USA – Austin-based Company to Build a Magnet Recycling Plant, Australia – Solar Panel Recycling is an Emerging Business, EBRD Acquires Stake in Şişecam’s Turkish Glas Recycling Arm, Circular Economy for Paper: Better Design and Management Guidelines, USA – Glass Recycling Coalition Launched

Newsflash: Latest Version of National Inventory of Hazardous Wastes Released, Arrow Value Recovery Opens Sales Office in China, Veolia North America Acquires Sulfur Product Assets, USA – New Recycling Exhibit in Las Vegas, USA – Investor Buys Controlling Interest of Recycler and Furniture Maker, The Resource Circulation Equipment Market

Markets: Investment Opportunities in Brazil, Aluminum Recycling – Brazil Remains the World-Leader, Recycling in Chile: A Promising Start to Close the Loop, Mexico – Councils Have Little Margin for Investments, Australian Waste Management – Not Yet an Entity, Israel – (Slowly) Changing by a “Recycling Revolution“, Industrial Waste Management Market Showing Strong Growth, East African Community Intends to Phase Out Imports of Second-Hand Clothing, Styrofoam Made of Wood

Machinery: Do Not Let the Ignition Source Take the Initiative, German Company Replaces Shredding Equipment, Machinex Expands its Baler Range, Starlinger – New Plastics Recycling Line, USA – New Ash Metal Recovery Facility, Chemical Products from Plant Residues, Romanian Aluminum Producer Increases Scrap Processing Capacity

Processing Methods: REnescience: A New Technology with Global Ambitions, New Generation of Handheld Metal Alloy Analyzers, Some Solutions for End-of-Life Tires

Events: Plans to Launch a “World Council of Recycling Associations”, China International Plastic Recycling Conference and Exhibition, RECOUP Plastics Recycling Conference 2016, Annual Waste Management Middle East Forum 2016, K 2016 – Plenty of Potential for Recycling, Ecomondo + Key Energy, Pollutec 2016

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 3/2016

GLOBAL RECYCLING 3/2016

Issue 2/2016:

GLOBAL-RECYCLING_2-2016Business Chances: China Has Plenty of Opportunities, Opportunities in India, Global Electronic Scrap Recycling Market Expected to Reach 34.32 Billion US-Dollar, Investment Opportunities in Georgia

Enterprises: USA – Paper Mills Prefer Separately Collected Recovered Paper, Europe – Revised Guidelines on Paper for Recycling Quality Control, Maximum Storage Capacity with Legioblock, USA – New Single-Stream Material Recovery Facility for Chicagoland, Beijing Enterprises Holding Buys German Company, Taiwan – New Recycling Fee Rate Discount Measures, Taiwan’s E-Waste Recycling

Newsflash: PV Module Take-Back and Recycling in Japan, The Chinese Way to Recycle Carbon Fiber Waste, Hong Kong – Suez Renews Contract with Shatin Transfer Station, Averda with Operations in the Republic of Congo, Ethiopian Cement Company Gets Energy from Waste, Green Fence Recycling Corporation Invests in South Carolina, New Tool for European Packaging Waste Legislation, Israel – Reduction of Plastic Waste

Markets: China Bets on Circular Economy, Armenia: A Step Forward to Develop Solid Waste Management, Japan – A Mature Waste Market with Opportunities, New Zealand – A Proposal to Reduce Packaging Waste, Slowly Cracking the Chains – Iran‘s Waste Management is Going to Awake, The European Market for Plastic Sorting and Recycling

Machinery: Cable Box – A New Compact Recycling Line in Containers, New Balance Crane for Recycling Purposes, IFAT: The “Perfect Offer” Made by Komptech, Screening Machines – Made in Germany, ITAD Market Expected to Reach 18.18 Billion US-Dollar, Multi-Purpose Splitter Separates up to Three Fractions, New Magnetic Separator Recovers Printed Circuit Boards

Processing Methods: Meat and Bone Meal as a Source of Phosphorus, Turning Waste Cotton into New Fiber for the Fashion Industry

Events: Three Days in the World of Automobile Recycling, First International Exhibition & Conference in Oman, IFAT 2016, 21st International Congress for Battery Recycling ICBR 2016, Venice Symposium 2016

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 2/2016

GLOBAL RECYCLING 2/2016

Issue 1/2016:

GLOBAL-RECYCLING_1-2016Business Chances: Lagos State Government Seeks Collaboration on Its E-Waste Initiative, Hong Kong Will Soon Get Its First WEEE Treatment Facility, Suez Speeds Up Its Development in the Industrial Sector in China, Croatian Firm Recognized for Its Technology, Apollo Tyres Ltd Increases Its Focus on Retreading in India

Enterprises: Buhler Sortex and NRT Joined Forces on Plastics Recycling Sorting, US-Company Acquires Multiple Biogas Facilities in Italy, European Union Opens up 24 Billion Euro of Existing Finance to Circular Economy Businesses, Building Work on Metal Recovery Facility in Singapore, Effective Fire Protection with Flexible Elements, Vietnam – Free Take-Back Program for Used or Defective Electronics

Newsflash: New Worldwide Metal Recycling Scrap Network, Finnish Expertise for Italian Waste Water, Erema Founds Subsidiary in Russia, Alba Group Plans to Boost Business and Service Activities

Markets: “The Benefits of Recycling Are still Under-Acknowledged”, New Project Aims to Reduce Textile Waste, Nigeria Has Many Business Prospects to Offer, Metal Recycling Market – Forecast to 2020, Waste Management: Arab Countries Are Looking for Solutions, Qatar Intends to Increase Waste Management Plant Capacity, Plastic Recycling in the Gulf Region, Namibia: Long-term Market Opportunities Ahead, Good Prospects for Waste Paper Management

Machinery: Netherlands – ARN’s Solution for Automotive Shredder Residue, New SRF Production Capabilities in South Korea, ROAR – Joint Project to Develop a Robot for Refuse-Handling, Epson‘s PaperLab Turns Waste Paper Into New Paper, New Maintenance Platform to Increase Safety

Events: Third European Aircraft Recycling Symposium, IARC 2016 – How to Stop Illegal Export of ELVs, European Plastics Recycling Show Rescheduled for March 22-23, REW Istanbul 2016, SUM 2016

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 1/2016

GLOBAL RECYCLING 1/2016

First Issue 1/2015:

GLOBAL-RECYCLING_1-2015Business Chances: Austin (Texas): New Industrial Park for Recycling and Reuse Industry, Scholz Holding Aims to Strengthen its Capital Base

Enterprises: Austrian Machinery for South Africa, GreenParts International Intends to Expand its Business Globally, Confidence in Operational Reliability, Global Market Outlook: Paper and Paperboard Packaging, The Dutch Way to Use Leftover Concrete, Norwegian Firm Invested in New Technology to Reuse PVC Leftovers, The Millionth Shredder Hammer – Made by SWB, Appliance Recycling Centers of America Reports Declines in Revenues

Newsflash: Success Fueled by Growth: RiverRoad Waste Solutions Inc. , KMR Stainless Changes Brand Name to Oryx Stainless, Strongco Corporation Extends Distribution of Material Handlers in Canada, CarTakeBack Expands Scrap Car Recycling Service to Ireland

Markets: Major Investments in U.S. Recycling Infrastructure Necessary, Global E-Waste Management Market: A Billion Dollar Business, Scrap Recycling in U.S. Has Increased Economic Impact, Latin America: On the Way towards Legal E-Waste Frameworks, Waste Recycling in South Africa: The Private Sector is Called upon, Tunisia: Waste Management on the Rise, Recycling of C&D Waste in India: First Steps Taken, Doppstadt Solutions for Japan/Fukushima: Skimming Radioactive Soil, Polystyrene Market is Projected to Reach 28.2 Billion Dollar

Machinery: E-Scrap Recycling: Efficient by Image Processing and LED Flashlight, Solutions for the Tough Demands in Recycling, Terex Finlay C-1545 Tracked Mobile Cone Crusher, Processing Experts, New Sensor Sorter for Better Results, Mechanical Belt Fasteners Reduce Downtimes, New: Mobile Eddy Current Separators, Modular Plastics-Recycling-Systems

Events: Eco Expo Asia, Electronics Recycling Asia WRF 2015, China International Recycled Fiber Conference, 16th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2016, 23rd European Tyre Recycling Conference, Save the Planet

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GLOBAL RECYCLING 1/2015

GLOBAL RECYCLING 1/2015