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Dubai-based “Waste & Recycling Middle East & Africa” magazine has organized International Recycling Week, with support from “Recycling Today.”
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June online conference offers scrap commodity insights

International Recycling Week, June 21-24, features metals, paper, plastic and C&D programming.

June 16, 2021

Recyclers and secondary commodity traders around the world will have access to presentations and programs presented online at no charge during International Recycling Week, June 21-24.

The four-day online event is being presented by Dubai, United Arab Emirates- (UAE-) based Waste & Recycling Middle East & Africa magazine, with support from the Recycling Today Media Group.

The conference begins on Monday, June 21, with paper and board recycling programming, followed by plastics recycling content on June 22, metals recycling programming on June 23, and construction and demolition (C&D) materials recycling ending the week on Thursday, June 24.

Among the companies represented at the sessions and roundtable discussions during the four-day event are:

  • Paper and Board -- Adler Paper, India; Confederation of European Paper Industries (CEPI), Belgium; MEPCO, Saudi Arabia; Vipa Lausanne SA, Switzerland; Way Forward Enterprises, Netherlands; Tetra Pak, Sweden; Mahajan Recycle Resources, India; International Recycling Ltd., United Kingdom; The Recycling Association, U.K.; Union Paper Mills, UAE; and Source Fiber Global Inc., Canada
  • Plastics -- Gemini Corp., Belgium; Unilever, Netherlands; Greencore Resources Ltd., Hong Kong; EcoStrate SFS Inc., U.S.; Fukutomi Recycling Ltd., Hong Kong; Agilyx AS, Norway; All India Plastic Manufacturers Association (AIPMA); South African Plastics Recycling Organisation (SAPRO); Ocean Recovery Alliance, Hong Kong; and Ricardo Energy & Environment, U.K.
  • Metals -- Tata Steel, India; Idoru Trading & Consulting, U.S.; The Davis Index, Singapore; Metco Marketing, India; MTC Group, India; Freight Investor Services, U.K.; Gemini Corp., Belgium; Omega Seiki Mobility, India; Materials Recycling Association of India (MRAI); Sharif Metals, UAE; British Metals Recycling Association (BMRA); and TRM Group, Belarus
  • C&D Materials -- Construction & Demolition Recycling Association (CDRA), U.S.; Bee’ah, UAE; Laceco, Lebanon; IBI Group, Canada; Greenstream Flooring, U.K.; CDE Global, U.K.; Dem-Con Cos., U.S.; Interior Removal Specialist Inc., U.S.; Abu Dhabi Waste Management Centre, UAE; and Al Dhafra Recycling Industries, UAE.

More information on the free event can be found on this web page, or those wishing to register can go directly to this web page.