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Image: Dreamstime World crude steel production for the 67 countries that report to the Brussels-based World Steel Association (WorldSteel) was 836 million metric tons from January through June of 2017, which is 4.5 percent more than was produced during the same period in 2016. According to... Read More...
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Back to the Roots, an Oakland, California, company that makes five-ingredient-or-less organic cereals and indoor herb and vegetable growing kits, is the latest company to begin using the How2Recycle Label. The How2Recycle Label was developed by the Sustainable Packaging Coalition, a project of... Read More...
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Photo: Dreamstime  Atlanta’s Office of Resilience and Department of Public Works has begun working with The Recycling Partnership, a national nonprofit that applies corporate partner funding to improve curbside recycling systems in cities and towns across the country, to improve recycling in the... Read More...
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Wendt Corp., headquartered in Buffalo, New York, is celebrating 40 years in business in 2017. Thomas A. Wendt founded the company in the garage and basement of his home July 15, 1977. In the four decades since, the company has grown to employ more than 100 people in two locations (its Buffalo... Read More...
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Heineken USA, headquartered in White Plains, New York, has joined forces with The Recycling Partnership, Falls Church, Virginia, to engage soccer fans in the mission of recycling. For the second year in a row at two matches of the 2017 International Champions Cup (ICC), fans 21 and older are... Read More...
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Photo: Dreamstime  Sealink International Inc., Plano, Texas, has served Ted Kaiser of Dock 7 Materials Group LLC, Red Bank, New Jersey, for having abandoned cargo in Shanghai for more than 18 months. Sealink alleges that Nov. 9, 2015, Dock 7 shipped three 40-foot containers of plastic scrap from... Read More...
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Austria-based equipment and technology provider Starlinger says that “the call for sustainable packaging solutions for polyolefins – especially by brand manufacturers – prompted Starlinger to engage with this topic on a deeper level.”   The company says it has expended time and effort this decade... Read More...
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The Poznan, Poland-based makers of Bin-e collection devices say attendees at the Pioneers’17 in Vienna, which took place in June 2017, showed great interest in the devices, which are designed to separate recyclables from each other by material inside the bin.   Bin-e says its product line “will... Read More...
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Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS), Washington, has announced that Susan Krys will lead the association’s Tradeshows and Marketing department. Susan comes to the association with more than 25 years of association and trade show experience. In this new role, she will be responsible for leading... Read More...
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Kuusakoski Glass LLC, a subsidiary of Kuusakoski US, headquartered in Plainfield, Illinois, in conjunction with its cathode ray tube (CRT) glass treatment partner, Peoria Disposal Co. (PDC), Peoria, Illinois, has announce that the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Illinois’... Read More...
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Closed Loop Ventures (CLV), an early-stage equity fund that invests in consumer goods, advanced recycling technologies and services supporting the circular economy, has announced an investment in Rebound Technologies, Boulder, Colorado.  Rebound has developed IcePoint, a disruptive technology... Read More...
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The Philadelphia Eagles National Football League (NFL) franchise has announced it will team up with Waste Masters Solutions on the installation of a food waste digester and data analytics platform at Lincoln Financial Field, the football team’s home stadium. The digester is designed “to optimize... Read More...
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Germany’s BDSV (Bundesvereinigung Deutscher Stahlrecycling - und Entsorgungsunternehmen), says a new research report from Germany’s environmental protection agency the UBA has found that some 500,000 end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) in Germany annually are not going to compliant and licensed... Read More...
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Birmingham, Alabama-based Motion Industries Inc. has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Los Angeles-based Numatic Engineering. The transaction to finalize the acquisition has been scheduled for Aug. 1, 2017.   Founded in 1955, Numatic Engineering has more than 60 years... Read More...
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Shapiro Metals, a St. Louis-based nonferrous scrap metal recycling firm, has expanded its operations in the United States with the opening of a new facility in Decatur, Alabama. The new 20,000-sqaure-foot facility, located at 815 Old Trinity Rd., is the company’s 11th full-service location and its... Read More...
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PureCycle Technologies, in partnership with consumer goods company P&G, headquartered in Cincinnati, began construction on a plant in Lawrence County, Ohio, that is designed to recycle polypropylene (PP) plastic to “virgin-like” quality. The patented technology employed at the facility was... Read More...
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Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) Director General Arnaud Brunet has addressed a letter to the World Trade Organization July 20, 2017, via the European Commission to request an extension of the deadline for comments related to China’s intent to ban the import of mixed paper, “most scrap... Read More...
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The Atlantic Coast Recycling division of Passaic, New Jersey-based Atlantic Coast Fibers has announced it has been awarded a five-year contract to operate and maintain the Ocean County Recyclable Materials Processing Facility in Lakewood, New Jersey.   Atlantic Coast Recycling is responsible for... Read More...
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Schönberg, Germany-based Sesotec GmbH, a manufacturer of machines and systems for contaminant detection and material sorting for the recycling, plastics and food industries, has moved into additional space near its headquarters to house its repairs department, spare parts storage, training rooms,... Read More...
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Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Silver Spring, Maryland, and the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA), Sacramento, California, have announced the launch of their new Zero Waste Principles & Practices certification course, developed by the two organizations along... Read More...

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