Elemental Holding to Further Boost Its Share in the Refrigeration Recycling Segment

The capacity of Elemental Holding is set to increase up to 45,000 tons of waste refrigeration equipment. The Group, which is the segment’s leader in Poland and the Baltic countries, is going to build a new processing plant in Grodzisk Mazowiecki near Warsaw, Poland. Construction of the new plant is going to commence in the […]

LIFE PST SORT: Innovating Solution for the Material Recovery from End-of-life Vehicle (ELV) Shredding Residues

The LIFE PST SORT project is being successfully developed and is currently entering its third demonstration stage of recyclable waste recovering from ELV shredding rejects, which otherwise would have been sent directly to landfill or incineration. Expressions of interest can be sent in writing to CALAF – PICVISA (www.picvisa.com) or via the project website: http://lifepstsort.eu/en/. […]

COLOMBIAPLAST Re-scheduled for September 2022

The next edition of COLOMBIAPLAST will take place from September 26 – 30, 2022, concurrently with the XXXIII BOGOTA INTERNATIONAL INDUSTRIAL FAIR (FIB), at Corferias in Bogota, Colombia. COLOMBIAPLAST was originally scheduled for June 2021 but after talks with exhibitors and partners, the organizers decided to postpone the event due to the worldwide COVID-19 related […]

Salam Al Sharif: Speaker at the 9th Mena Billet & Flats Conference

Salam Al Sharif, Chairman of Sharif Metals Group, BIR – Chairman of Ambassador, Honorary Chairman of BMR was a Speaker at the 9th MENA Billet & Flats Conference which was the first physical conference since pandemic began which showed there is upward momentum in economy in the region and it has set as a forerunner […]

Intention: Building a Recycling “Supercenter” in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco), Shell & AMG Recycling B.V. have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to evaluate the feasibility of creating a venture in support of Saudi Arabia’s vision to maximize value from its vast natural resources. According to a press release, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is becoming a globally […]

India: First Plant for Treatment of C&D Waste

In October last year, in India, the first recycling plant for construction and demolition waste was launched. The company Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited, together with the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority, inaugurated the facility, which is located at sector-80, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, under a public-private partnership basis. As Indian media informed, it can recycle up […]

Goal: Platform to Track Plastic Waste and Recovery

IBM and the Alliance to End Plastic Waste announced their collaboration to design a new data platform hosted on IBM Cloud to help track plastic waste and recovery globally. According to the Alliance, the platform – called Plastics Recovery Insight and Steering Model (PRISM) – “will aim to serve as a single source of consistent […]

Tana – 50 years of Innovative Technological and Operational Solutions

Tana’s first 50 years have been marked by exceptional innovativeness and a pioneering spit, right from its very first steps to the present day. The Finnish company has achieved unprecedented solutions not only in terms of its products but also its operating methods, refusing to stick with the most common solutions unless they are the […]

Unilever, PepsiCo, Kellogg Company, Colgate-Palmolive and LEGO Join New Summit Focused on Rethinking Materials: Innovation in Plastics and Packaging

A new summit on Rethinking Materials will take place on May 19-20, focused on innovation in plastics and packaging, integrating new materials into supply chains and the switch to bio-based alternatives and circular solutions. Consumer brands, from packaged foods and personal care to high-end fashion and well-loved toys, are actively seeking new materials to replace […]

Nextek Reveals Global Participants in Ground-Breaking Project to Tackle Post-Consumer Polypropylene Packaging

Following eight years extensive research, Nextek Ltd has launched a global multi-participant project (NEXTLOOPP) to address a missing link in the plastics recycling stream – Polypropylene (PP). PP accounts for around 20 percent of the world’s plastic. Mostly used in pots, tubs, trays and films for food packaging, it is also prevalent in non-food household and […]