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The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) has presented the Greenhill School, located in Addison, Texas, with its 2014 School Recycling Award for Creativity. Greenhill School’s endeavors include videos featuring kindergarten students that educate the school on what can and cannot be... Read More...
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Structural Metals Inc. has completed the purchase of an auto shredding plant from Newell Recycling of San Antonio LP, located in San Antonio, in a deal announced in late May. Structural Metals is a wholly owned subsidiary of Commercial Metals Co. (CMC), a metals recycling, manufacturing,... Read More...
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Unifi Inc., Greensboro, North Carolina, has announced the planned expansion of its Repreve recycled-content plastic fiber manufacturing plant, which opened in Yadkinville, North Carolina in May 2010. The expansion will result in increasing its plastics recycling capacity from 21,000 tons to 36,000... Read More...
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Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI), based in Boulder, Colorado, has recently been formed to succeed R2 Solutions, also based in Boulder, in managing and promoting the R2 (Responsible Recycling Practices) Standard. Meanwhile, R2 Solutions will cease operations, and its staff, the... Read More...
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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Liberty Tire Recycling LLC’s, Port St. Lucie, Florida, facility for repeat and serious safety violations for exposing its workers to falls, fire/explosion and dangerous, unguarded equipment. The company... Read More...
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The Corp. for Battery Recycling (CBR), the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), the Rechargeable Battery Association (PRBA) and Call2Recycle have unveiled what the four groups are calling a model bill for battery recycling. The four groups say that for the first time battery... Read More...
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StewardChoice Enterprises Inc., based in British Columbia, has announced that it will publish a draft stewardship plan for packaging and printed paper in June that will undergo public consultations throughout the summer. Once the plan is approved, the new recycling service will commence as early as... Read More...
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The equipment company Bollegraaf, headquartered in the Netherlands, recently completed the installation of a baler system at a Smurfit Kappa recycling facility in Blackburn, U.K. “We are very happy with the final installation, and it stands us ready to grow the Blackburn business for many years to... Read More...
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Britton Industries, with headquarters in Lawrenceville, New Jersey and a location in Hamilton, New Jersey, has opened up a new Philadelphia location. The new facility expands its position as the area's leading producer and supplier of organic mulch, topsoil, leaf compost and crushed concrete... Read More...
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The Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has turned down a proposed long-term operational vessel sharing agreement that was proposed by three ship lines: Maersk, Mediterranean Shipping Co. (MSC) and CMA CGM. The MOFCOM’s decision was made following a review under the country’s merger control rules... Read More...
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Morristown, New Jersey-based Covanta, a waste, recycling and renewable energy firm, and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard have jointly announced a plan to bring recycling to all single-family homes in the city of Indianapolis through the construction of a new material recycling facility. The Covanta... Read More...
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Global Marketing Systems (GMS), a United States-based buyer of obsolete ships, has opened a new office in Hamburg, Germany. GMS says it has exclusive representatives “in all of the major ship recycling markets in the world” and has negotiated recycling contracts for about 2,000 ships. The company... Read More...
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A new report that attempts to analyze the world’s largest companies and their use of plastic as a resource will be “explained for the first time by one of its creators” at the Plasticity Forum in New York City in June, according to event organizers.   Valuing Plastic: The Business Case for... Read More...
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Maurice “Bud” Bradley, 71, died May 24, 2014, at Seminary Manor of Galesburg, Illinois. Bradley was a former employee of the equipment company Riverside Products, located in Bettendorf, Iowa. Bradley started work at Riverside Products in 1972. He served many roles throughout the years, but he loved... Read More...
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Officials representing the scrap metal company J. Solotken & Co. Inc. hosted an open house at its eastside Indianapolis facility as part of its 100th anniversary celebration on June 14, 2014. The company, founded by Jacob Solotken, has been a family-owned business for four generations. In... Read More...
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The scrap metal recycling firm Industrial Services of America Inc. (ISA), headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, has received a $3 million equity investment from Recycling Capital Partners LLC (RCP) and a $17.8 million credit facility from Wells Fargo Bank, National Association. RCP is an... Read More...
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Cozzi O’Brien Recycling, a scrap metal firm headquartered in the Chicago area, has announced plans to partially shut down its Franklin Park, Illinois, scrap metal facility. The company adds that its ferrous operation will be consolidated into its company’s Bellwood, Illinois, facility, which it... Read More...
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The private equipment firm Bain Capital Private Equity, through its affiliated investment in the plastic packaging company Consolidated Container Co., has purchased the plastics recycling companies Envision Plastics, Reidsville, North Carolina, and Ecoplast Corp., Fontana, California, from founders... Read More...
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The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Flexible Film Recycling Group (FFRG) is partnering with Dunn County, Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Indianhead Enterprises Inc., Trex Co. Inc. and the Greater Menomonie Chamber of Commerce to promote a promote a new film recycling... Read More...
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Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter has announced the city and Recyclebank have renewed their partnership. Since 2010, Philadelphia and Recyclebank have collaborated on the Philadelphia Recycling Rewards program that rewards residents for curbside recycling. The city says Philadelphia Recycling... Read More...

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