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The waste and recycling industry has been under the spotlight

The waste and recycling industry has been under the spotlight


Why the world's recycling system stopped working

As part of Spotlight on Waste Month, E&E asked staff to submit questions about waste and recycling at the University. Here are the answers, have a read and ...

We shine the spotlight on Blue Planet Recycling, a RCBC member that specializes in post-industrial recycling, depackaging, & hazardous waste management!

Waste is in the spotlight as governments think green

The regional recycling company OZO in Ostrava, Czech Republic, recently commissioned a new line for processing pre-pressed plastic bales.

A study by United Nations University estimates that about 109,000 tonnes of e-waste -

Waste & Recycling

We like to think we know a thing or two about waste management, and a large reason we're experiencing success within the industry, is the passion we have to ...

China's ban on scrap imports revitalises US recycling industry

NEW Zealand news portal RadioNZ's recent exposé of the illegal plastic recycling industry in Jenjarom (pic) and other plantation hinterlands in Malaysia to ...

Country Spotlight: The Waste & Recycling Situation in Serbia

Solid Waste Authority

he waste and recycling industry has been put under the spotlight in a 60 Minutes segment with a teaser proclaiming recycling is “the biggest con of all ...

Spotlight on Waste

A recycling bin is pictured on a residential street in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada,

The recycling you do at home and out and about is vital to the success of

Carl Murray and Jason Rohe; Amesbury Truth Production Area

Chemical recycling is coming of age

Waste & Recycling

China has long been the world's dumping ground for waste, with Europe and North America exporting millions of tonnes of recyclable rubbish to the country ...

A new era of automation in recycling processing

Image: Eunomia

Forum on Marine Plastic Waste. Addressing disposal and recycling systems in Japan

... into account the various ways in which recycling is measured. Image: Eunomia

A fashion model poses in a room of textile offcuts in Cambodia

Blue Investing: Searching for solutions to ocean plastics

The company serves more than 21 million municipal, commercial and industrial customers in the US and Canada. In 1988—at a time when recycling ...


Waste & Recycling

Doing things differently

The Scheme launches 'Spotlight on… plastics and packaging' to tackle the issue of plastic pollution in construction

However, one particular industry has stayed away from the spotlight: recycling.

China's trash ban lifts lid on global recycling woes but also offers opportunity

IERC 2019: Tomra Sorting Recycling spotlights the removal of flame-retardant plastics from WEEE waste streams

NWRA is the trade association representing private-sector U.S. waste and recycling ...

Electronic waste being processed in an informal setting in Thailand. Image: Basel Action Network

GBCA Member Revolution Recovery was recently featured in a Spotlight for Waste Advantage Magazine. The story also made the cover of the June 2019 issue!

A mum and her two sons, aged 5 and 8, put fruit scraps in

Outlook 2019

The new EU Strategy for Plastics will tackle the challenges posed by plastics.

Gary is the site manager of Resource Management in Earth City and has been in the waste business for 45 years. Resource Management is known in the industry ...

WRAP led Project to Examine Recycling Collections in England Moves to Phase II

Holding businesses accountable for plastic pollution: Clean-up and brand audits take place in key cities in India | Break Free From Plastic

Plastic waste: UK should not pass buck to world's poorest, say MPs

Plastic can no longer be regarded as a waste material that can be recycled in the

Is your MRF among the largest?

GBB Waste Outlook - Spring 2019

The use of plastic in packaging is under scrutiny as companies vie to find alternatives

Green Brand Spotlight | Karst Stone Paper

Petrochemical Industrial. Oil refinery and Oil industry at sunset/sunrises. Source: Shutterstock

Partner Spotlight: MilliporeSigma and Biopharma Recycling. MilliporeSigma

The Canadian rubbish had been falsely labelled as plastics for recycling. Photo: Alamy

In the recycling plant of Trimet Aluminum SE in Gelsenkirchen, a new rotary furnace for the remelting of aluminum scrap was put into operation.

UK's plastic waste may be dumped overseas instead of recycled

Municipalities reject new waste, recycling contracts

Alba's regional collection centre at the Po Chai Industrial Building in Wong Chuk Hang. Photo

Graphic on plastic waste produced and disposed in the environment, with projections up to 2050, according to a new study published in the journal Science ...

By providing disincentives for discarding trash—and adding musical motivation for doing things right—Taiwan has achieved a recycling rate many envy.

But such items often end up in the hands of scrap traders and rag-and-bone men, who lack the skills to recycle them safely and may unknowingly discharge ...

Plastic waste is seen inside a cargo container before being sent by Malaysian authorities back to

The University's Overarching aim

Contamination in the USA

Busting myths about glass recycling

Conference puts spotlight on health & safety in waste

Data centre products that come into the Technology Renewal Centres are separated into their component products, tested for functionality and evaluated for ...

Rich and Poor Nations Can Link up to Recycle E-waste

As campaigns to check plastic make the news, little thought is given to electronic waste, which is an equal environmental hazard. With over 100 crore mobile ...

apr cover

In the Spotlight: The City of Irving, TX Solid Waste Service Department: Delivering Exceptional Services • Aluminum Wheel Maintenance Matters!

China waste ban is a blessing for Australian recycling plants, says Planet Ark CEO | Adelaide Now

After City Hall fight, California Waste Solutions wins another year in San Jose

UK diplomats to help Malaysia send back illegal waste shipments

Huntsville, Alabama, seeks changes to waste program

A stack of printers at e-waste recycling facility Virogreen. SMEs find it hard

An analysis of Canada's plastic industry shows the industry producing plastic dwarfs the industry trying to recycle it.

The Recolight recycling process

Recycling Rate 72% a world record!

A green fiscal policy for recycling industry

Inside a dirty desktop computer with Colorado PC Pro. E-Waste Recycling Spotlight: Desktop Computers

In the last entry in our election series, we look at what the United Kingdom Independence Party candidates would – or would not – do for the waste and ...

Combining the industry experience of veteran waste and recycling leaders, IEA offers premium, national, and international, full service sustainable waste ...

If you would like to provide input into research being conducted by the South West Regional

Caglia Environmental featured in Waste Advantage Magazine. NEWS: CAGLIA ENVIRONMENTAL

A Startup Just Got $30 Million to Shake Up the Garbage Industry

Plastic bottles are a recycling disaster. Coca-Cola should have known better

Walk around Kathmandu and you will be amazed by its cultural beauty. Prayer flags connect from rooftop to rooftop. Hindu Temples and Buddhist Stupas of all ...

Clean-up events shed light on Indonesia's waste crisis