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BIR CONVENTION: Healthy debate

International Recycling News, Conferences & Events, Paper 5/26/2015

The changing nature of global recovered fiber flows does not stop one papermaker from requesting a trade barrier.

BIR CONVENTION: Climbing back up

Ferrous, International Recycling News, Conferences & Events, Metallics 5/26/2015

A price slump notwithstanding, the global demand for steel and ferrous scrap is poised to remain healthy.

Toronto expands curbside recycling program

Municipal Recycling, International Recycling News, Plastics 5/26/2015

City officials say they expect to collect an additional 3,500 metric tons of plastic film annually.

Plastics group releases video on plastics-to-fuel technologies


The ACC’s Plastics-to-Oil Technologies Alliance seeks regulatory updates to allow an increase in access to the technologies.

ISRI releases study on the economics of recycling

Ferrous, Nonferrous, Certification, Metallics 5/26/2015

The recycling industry generates more than $105 billion in economic activity annually, according to study.

Poll shows Scottish support for bottle and can deposit system

Municipal Recycling, International Recycling News 5/26/2015

Scotland’s 2009 Climate Change Act authorizes such a program and also facilitated the country’s successful plastic bag charge.

BIR CONVENTION: Raising the floor

International Recycling News, Metallics 5/25/2015

Although stainless steel scrap prices have languished, conditions may soon be in place to produce a modest rally.

BIR CONVENTION: Upon closer inspection

Ferrous, Nonferrous, International Recycling News, Metallics 5/25/2015

India’s DGFT has modified its container inspection procedures, with pre-inspection agencies needing to re-register by June 8, 2015.

BIR CONVENTION: Unwelcome classification

Electronics, Legislation & Regulations, International Recycling News, Conferences & Events 5/25/2015

Suggestions that scrap shipments should be accompanied by a chemical analysis could create an insurmountable barrier for many recyclers.

BIR CONVENTION: Requesting an encore

Nonferrous, International Recycling News, Conferences & Events 5/25/2015

The BIR’s Non-Ferrous Division president hopes the second Dubai convention will bring a market rebound, mimicking its 2009 predecessor.

ISRI elects three new directors to board

Conferences & Events, Metallics 5/25/2015

Association announces elections during its 2015 annual convention.

BIR CONVENTION: Worlds of opportunity

International Recycling News, Conferences & Events, Plastics 5/25/2015

Despite decades of growth, the plastic recycling sector still watches considerable amounts of plastic scrap head to landfills and incinerators.

Pyrolyx completes deal in tire recycling sector

International Recycling News, Tires 5/22/2015

German company says acquisition positions it as a producer of recovered carbon black from post-consumer rubber and tires.

Esco Marine proposes reorganization

Ferrous, Metallics 5/22/2015

Texas ship dismantler files to appoint a corporate turnaround specialist to run the bankrupt firm.

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