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Materials Recovery for the Future (MRFF), a research initiative of the Foundation for Chemistry Research and Initiatives, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization established by the Washington-based American Chemistry Council, has announced plans to partner with a U.S. material recovery facility (MRF)... Read More...
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Eight small towns in southeastern Alaska are working to devise a system to move abandoned end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) into the auto recycling stream.   An online report from Gavel, Alaska-based television station KTOO estimates the effort can yield an estimated 3,000 tons of scrap metal.   The... Read More...
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Plastics Industry Association (Plastics) has released a new Plastics Market Watch report, “Plastic Bottles Today: Innovating to Reach Today’s Consumer,” which shows that demand for plastic bottles continues to grow in the United States. The association’s Plastics Market Watch series highlights the... Read More...
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Carton Council of North America has announced it has been conducting a pilot program that uses artificial intelligence to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of carton recycling at Alpine Waste & Recycling, Denver.AMP Robotics and Alpine Waste & Recycling, through a collaboration led... Read More...
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The plastics recycling company Advanced Environmental Recycling Technology (AERT), headquartered in Springdale, Arkansas, has reached an agreement to be acquired by Oldcastle Architectural Inc. for $17 million. Oldcastle is a producer of concrete products that targets the commercial masonry,... Read More...
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Novelis, an aluminum rolling and recycling company, has announced it has expanded its automotive supply capabilities by signing an agreement with Munich-based car company NIO to provide aluminum solutions for its fleet of electric vehicles. NIO will use Novelis Advanz aluminum alloys to create a... Read More...
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The 21st Annual Conference of the Brussels-based International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) has been scheduled for 18 and 19 May 2017 at the Shangri-La Tokyo hotel in Japan.   According to ISSF Secretary-General John Rowe, the event’s Open Panel Session on Thursday 18 May will include... Read More...
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Meckesheim, Germany-based Herbold Meckesheim GmbH says it has worked with recycling company INVEMA to commission a plant for the recycling of PET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles in Honduras.   The plant, which began operating at the end of 2016, has been designed to produce bottle-to-bottle-... Read More...
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MerQbiz, Manhattan Beach, California, has recently launched as an industrial marketplace designed to improve the way buyers and sellers of recovered paper do business. With the introduction of its first product, a platform for recovered paper, buyers and sellers can easily conduct transactions in a... Read More...
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In order to recycle plastic, metal and composite packaging or household waste collected in bags and put out for collection, the waste needs to be continuously and reliably fed into sorting processes. Vecoplan, High Point, North Carolina, has developed the VSA 250 T bag opener to meet this demand.... Read More...
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Doosan, West Fargo, North Dakota, wheel loaders working in harsh conditions — scrap processing, waste transfer stations, recycling, demolition, forestry and logging — helps minimize machine downtime. The new wheel loader guarding package is currently available for select Doosan models and provides... Read More...
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SMS Shredding, a scrap metal recycler located in New Carlisle, Indiana, has been approved for a tax abatement package by the St. Joseph County Council at a hearing on March 14. The tax abatement is expected to assist the company as it is middle of expanding its Indiana scrap metal and auto... Read More...
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Pictured from left to right, Kevin Herb, CDRA past president; Bayshore Recycling owners Frank Montecalvo and Valerie Montecalvo; and Gary Sondermeyer, vice president operations, Bayshore. The Construction & Demolition Recycling Association (CDRA), Milwaukee, honored recipients of its 2017 C... Read More...
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Nashville, Tennessee-based Bridgestone Americas Inc. has debuted its new Firestone VersaBuilt tire line at the 2017 ConExpo-Con/Agg event in Las Vegas in early March 2017. The company says its first full line of off-the-road radial tires from Firestone has been designed to perform in a variety of... Read More...
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Charlotte, North Carolina-based Pioneer, a supplier of automated tarping systems for the waste, recycling and construction industries, is now offering its new HR2500 PowerGlide tarping system. The PowerGlide has been designed to provide “a versatile and extremely durable solution for medium-duty... Read More...
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Baltimore-based Johns Hopkins University Press is publishing a book by a researcher who has spent time studying the advantages and limitations in the life cycle of aluminum as a reusable material.   The 212-page book by Carl A. Zimring of the New York-based Pratt Institute is titled Aluminum... Read More...
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Eli Lustgarten recalls giving speeches over the last few years and being asked, “Would the construction industry ever smile again?” He wasn’t so sure, but then Nov. 8, 2016 happened. When Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, it changed the status quo, he said. Lustgarten,... Read More...
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The Aluminum Association, Arlington, Virginia, has announced that its Trade Enforcement Working Group has filed antidumping and countervailing duty petitions charging that unfairly traded imports of certain aluminum foil from the China are causing material injury to the domestic aluminum industry.... Read More...
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Sonoco, headquartered in Hartsville, South Carolina, has announced it is implementing price increases for all paperboard tubes and cores in the United States and Canada by a minimum of 10 percent. The increase is effective with shipments beginning April 10, 2017.Sonoco previously announced a... Read More...
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Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc., headquartered in Portland, Oregon, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company. Recognition honors those companies who lead with integrity and align principle with action, says Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in... Read More...

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