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Recylex SA, a French recycling firm that specializes in recycling lead and plastics, primarily from automotive and industrial batteries, has signed a loan agreement with Glencore International AG for €16 million (US$20 million). The company also put in place a contingent equity line with Kepler... Read More...
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The European Ferrous Recovery and Recycling Federation (EFR), the European Recovered Paper Association (ERPA) and the European Metal Trade and Recycling Federation (EUROMETREC) have established the European Recycling Industries' Confederation (EuRIC). The new association, based in Brussels, will... Read More...
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JMC Recycling Systems Limited, based in Nottingham in the U.K., has rebranded under its original manufacturing name, McIntyre. Its Nottingham factory will continue to design and build the company’s own JMC and McIntyre brands as well as the Vortex series. McIntyre also continues to sell, enhance... Read More...
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The Close Loop Fund has announced that its application process for municipalities and private firms in the United States seeking loans to start or expand recycling efforts is open. Under its charter, the Closed Loop Fund is looking to invest $100 million over the next five years to support the... Read More...
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City of Industry, California-based Athens Services has announced the opening of a new 80,000-square-foot materials recovery facility (MRF) in Sun Valley that is designed to process more than 330,000 tons of mixed waste per year. Construction of the facility began in October 2013 and the facility... Read More...
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      Bayshore Recycling President Valerie Montecalvo accepts the company's Oak       Leaf Award presented by The Nature Conservancy New Jersey Chapter. Bayshore Recycling of Woodbridge Township, New Jersey, was awarded an Oak Leaf Award presented by The Nature Conservancy New Jersey Chapter (... Read More...
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Global Clean Energy Inc. (GCE), Houston, has announced it recently secured a long-term supply agreement with Pittsburgh-based Liberty Tire Recycling, a leading tire recycler which processes in excess of 140 million tires annually, to provide tire chips as feedstock to GCE. GCE says the supply... Read More...
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Left to right: Bobby Fannin of ARC, Brad Rekus of Pratt & Whitney and Mike Williams of Pratt & Whitney.. Pratt & Whitney PSD, based in Springdale, Arkansas, has been named 2014 Corporate Recycler of the Year by the Arkansas Recycling Coalition (ARC). The award is intended to honor a... Read More...
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The automotive recycling company Pull-A-Part, headquartered in Atlanta, has received four environmental awards from the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry in 2014. In addition to auto recycling services, Pull-A-Part recovers scrap metal, fluid and plastics for recycling. Pictured from... Read More...
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The equipment company Oxford Instruments PLC, headquartered in Oxfordshire, U.K., has introduced the X-MET8000 handheld XRF analyzer. According to Oxford, the new analyzer enables reliable, uninterrupted alloy identification in all types of weather. Using the X-MET8000, recyclers can quickly sort... Read More...
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The equipment company Lefort North America, Palm Springs, Florida, has hired Glenn Hoberg as its regional sales manager for Lefort’s full line of equipment throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Hoberg has extensive history in the recycling equipment business, including time spent with... Read More...
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    Bob Andress ACS Group, a New Berlin, Wisconsin-based manufacturer of auxiliary equipment for the plastics industry, has hired Bob Andress as vice president of operations. He will support the company’s commitment to continuous improvement to meet customers’ increasing requirements through the... Read More...
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The battery manufacturer Exide Technologies, Milton, Georgia, is seeking approval from its lenders to extend its debtor-in-possession (DIP) credit facility’s maturity date to March 31, 2015. The company says the extension would provide it with additional time to complete negotiations with its... Read More...
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California Governor Edmund Brown, Jr., has signed the nation’s first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags – SB 270. The law, according to supporters of the bill, aligns state law with ordinances passed by a significant number of local governments in California to reduce plastic waste.   In a... Read More...
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Liebherr Construction Equipment Co., Newport News, Virginia, has announced that RECO Equipment Inc., headquartered in Belmont, Ohio, has acquired Republic Crane LLC, with locations in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Florence, Kentucky.  In agreement with Liebherr, these locations will now sell and... Read More...
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The U.S. Shredder and Castings Group, Trussville, Alabama, has launched its fifth annual Castings for a Cure campaign. During the month of October, a portion of all the company’s castings sales will be donated to the fight against breast cancer.     The donations will be contributed in honor of... Read More...
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Jake, Connor & Crew Inc., a manufacturer of containers for the document protection and waste and recycling industries, is celebrating its 20th anniversary by moving to new manufacturing, warehousing and office facilities within its headquarters city of Kitchener, Ontario. “By doubling our... Read More...
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Waste Management Inc., headquartered in Houston, and the leveraged-buyout firm aPriori Capital Partners LP, Concord, Massachusetts, have announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which a subsidiary of Waste Management will acquire Deffenbaugh Disposal Inc., Kansas City, Kansas.    “This... Read More...
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The old corrugated containers (OCC) grade has become the dominant scrap paper grade generated, processed and sold in the United States, as pointed out by Myles Cohen of Pratt Recycling Inc., Conyers, Georgia.   Cohen, who moderated a session titled “Re-Defining the PSI Definition and Specification... Read More...
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The single-stream collection process and MRF (material recovery facility) configuration may be here to stay, but quality issues continue to pose challenges for operators of sorting and processing plants.   In a session at the 2014 Paper & Plastics Recycling Conference (paperrecyclingconference.... Read More...

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