New CEO previously was CEO of Greenwood Fuels, a renewable energy company.
Municipal Recycling, Equipment & Products, Nonmetallics
New MRF with BHS equipment triples Penn Waste’s processing capabilities.
International Recycling News, Conferences & Events, Personnel
Ranjit Baxi, of Indian descent, has been elected BIR president, while Taiwan-born David Chiao is named Non-Ferrous Division president.
Colin Fernie succeeds Joe Beers.
Nonferrous, International Recycling News
Japanese company says it collected for recycling 5.24 million aluminum cans last year.
Plastics company targets postconsumer polypropylene with custom compounding line at Lodi, Ohio-plant.
International Recycling News, Conferences & Events, Paper
The changing nature of global recovered fiber flows does not stop one papermaker from requesting a trade barrier.
Ferrous, International Recycling News, Conferences & Events, Metallics
A price slump notwithstanding, the global demand for steel and ferrous scrap is poised to remain healthy.
Municipal Recycling, International Recycling News, Plastics
City officials say they expect to collect an additional 3,500 metric tons of plastic film annually.
The ACC’s Plastics-to-Oil Technologies Alliance seeks regulatory updates to allow an increase in access to these technologies.
Ferrous, Nonferrous, Certification, Metallics
The recycling industry generates more than $105 billion in economic activity annually, according to study.
Municipal Recycling, International Recycling News
Scotland’s 2009 Climate Change Act authorizes such a program and also facilitated the country’s plastic bag fee.
Electronics, International Recycling News, Conferences & Events
Representatives from two OEMs portray their companies’ efforts to manage sustainable end-of-life outcomes for their products.
Legislation & Regulations
Federal agencies collaborate to issue new wage methodology and an interim final rule.