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Tom Larson, the acting U.S Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, has announced that Joseph Lee Scott Deardorff, the owner of Total Recovery and Recycling LLC, a scrap metal recycling company located in Kansas City, Missouri, has pleaded guilty to tax evasion charges that were filed in a... Read More...
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The Composite Recycling Technology Center (CRTC), a non-profit corporation focused on growing the global composite recycling sector, and ELG Carbon Fibre Ltd. (ELG) a Coseley, UK-based company involved in developing new uses for scrap carbon fiber products, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding... Read More...
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The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), Milwaukee, shared details of a new report titled “The Market Size and Economic Contributions of the Off-Highway Equipment Industry,” during a news conference March 9, 2017, during ConExpo-Con/Agg in Las Vegas. The report found the equipment... Read More...
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The Columbus, Ohio, City Council has approved a five-year contract with Cincinnati-based Rumpke Waste & Recycling to handle the city’s residential recycling and yard waste program. According to a spokeswoman for the Columbus City Council, the contract is valued at $8.5 million per year and... Read More...
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Republic Services Inc., Phoenix, has announced that the it was named to the elite 2017 World's Most Ethical Companies List by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. "Republic is honored to be recognized as one of the World's... Read More...
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Closed Loop Fund (CLF), an investment fund that finances recycling infrastructure and sustainable manufacturing technologies to advance the circular economy, recently announced its request for proposals (RFPs) for projects that collect, sort and/or process postconsumer polypropylene (PP) plastic. ... Read More...
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Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Silver Spring, Maryland, says it will resume distributing Slow Down to Get Around (SDTGA) decals to its members, free upon request. SWANA’s SDTGA program, brought to members in part through a generous sponsorship by Heil Environmental and 3rd Eye—... Read More...
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LiuGong, a manufacturer of material handling equipment with North American headquarters in Katy, Texas, showcased its new product, the vertical lift wheel loader, at the 2017 Conexpo-Con/Agg show in Las Vegas from March 7 to 11. The product was first unveiled at LiuGong’s global dealer conference... Read More...
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Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), headquartered in West Chicago, Illinois, a provider of global information technology asset disposition (ITAD) services, has announced that it’s U.S. on-site destruction services have been AAA certified by the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID),... Read More...
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The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR), Washington, has announced the topics for its 2017 Plastics Recycling Educational Webinar Series. The first webinar in the series, APR Plastics Recycling Showcase: Celebrating Innovations That Support the Growth of Plastics Recycling, is scheduled for... Read More...
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The steel services company Harsco Corp., headquartered in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, and the U.K.-based water treatment company Hydro Industries have signed a joint agreement to use Hydro’s technology at Harsco Metals & Minerals more than 140 locations at steel production sites in 30 countries.... Read More...
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The forest products company Resolute Forest Products Inc., headquartered in Montreal, has announced the indefinite idling of its newsprint mill in Thorold, Ontario. The company had already taken the paper machine since the middle of this past December. The facility has an annual production capacity... Read More...
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From left: Stephanie Baker of KW Plastics, John Maddox of SBAcci, Kailin Fu of IHS Markit and Joel Morales of IHS Markit.  A number of chemical industry analysts shared their outlooks on the state of virgin plastic production and its potential impact on recycled plastics markets during a plenary... Read More...
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The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, have discovered that food waste can partially replace the petroleum-based filler that has been used in manufacturing tires for more than a century.In tests, rubber made with the new fillers exceeds industrial standards for performance, which may ultimately... Read More...
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Avery Dennison, headquartered in Glendale, California, has introduced its CleanFlake Portfolio of labeling solutions, which the company says improves yield in the polyethylene terephthalate (PET) recycling process while offering the shelf appeal that pressure-sensitive labels are known for. The... Read More...
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A federal grand jury has returned an indictment against Grede LLC and Grede II, (also known as Grede Wisconsin Subsidiaries LLC), over the operations of the Grede Foundry in Berlin, Wisconsin. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of Wisconsin, former employees also charged were... Read More...
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Cascades Inc., Kingsey Falls, Quebec, a leader in recovery and in the manufacturing of green packaging and tissue paper products, has announced its partnership with the Cross-Country Ski World Cup Finals to be held in Québec City from March 16-19. This partnership will support the green measures... Read More...
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Four employees of a North Carolina-based scrap firm with a satellite location in Virginia have been indicted and accused of selling scrap metal that belonged to their employee and keeping the proceeds for themselves.   According to an online news item from the Roanoke Times in Virginia, the four... Read More...
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The Solid Waste Division of the Seattle-based King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks says it saw a 41 percent increase in recycling volumes at its transfer facilities and drop boxes in 2016 compared to 2015. The division says the increase “is the result of an expansion in the types... Read More...
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Pictured above, from left: Rick Perez of Avangard Innovative, Zach Freeze of Wal-Mart and Stephen Sikra of Procter & Gamble.    Circular economy and sustainable materials management (SMM) are buzzwords that have gained popularity recently; but, as one speaker at Plastics Recycling 2017 said,... Read More...

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