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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a settlement with ArcelorMittal Weirton LLC related to alleged hazardous waste violations at the West Virginia facility. In addition, the EPA says the company has certified the facility’s compliance with federal hazardous waste laws. The... Read More...
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The 2017 version of Project Big Love was held in late July 2017 for students and their families in south central Pennsylvania. The president of recycling industry software provider ScrapRight, based in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, helped create and now helps manage Project Big Love. Shon Duty, the... Read More...
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Announced restrictions on plastic scrap imports in China have put a spotlight on the notion that “Europe’s waste management systems have been actively supporting and assisting the treatment of low-quality plastic [scrap] in China,” according to Brussels-based Plastics Recyclers Europe (PRE). “The... Read More...
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Uzwil, Switzerland-based Bühler celebrated a ground breaking for what it is calling its Innovation Campus in Uzwil in late September 2017. The building is scheduled to be complete in the first quarter of 2019 and will cost an estimated 50 million Swiss francs ($51.8 million) to construct. “This... Read More...
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Mr. T Carting, based in the Glendale neighborhood in the borough of Queens in New York City, is hosting an event in early October 2017 to celebrate its 70 years in business. The company is holding a breakfast reception at Terrace on the Park in the Flushing neighborhood of Queens on Wednesday... Read More...
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Fenton Vicki Fenton has been appointed to the new position of hub product specialist for shear/baler wear and spare parts at Metso Metal Recycling Americas, based in San Antonio. This is in line with Metso Metal Recycling’s commitment to support the shear, baler and N-series markets in North... Read More...
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San Diego-based Lytx, a provider of video solutions for commercial and government fleets, says it is making it possible for fleet and operations managers to virtually be in a vehicle or in the field with its new Lytx Video Services. Lytx Video Services, a combination of an event recorder and video... Read More...
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Donna Harman, president and CEO of the Washington, D.C.-based American Forest and Paper Association (AF&PA) joined other business leaders in late September 2017 at a press briefing to “underscore the importance of retaining investor protections ahead of the upcoming round of North American Free... Read More...
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Memphis, Tennessee-based International Paper (IP) has announced plans to invest approximately $300 million to convert its No. 15 paper machine at the Riverdale Mill in Selma, Alabama, from producing uncoated freesheet to instead make whitetop linerboard and containerboard. The conversion is... Read More...
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Vandalia Rental, an equipment rental company that offers lifts, skid steers, material handling equipment and earth mover rentals based in Vandalia, Ohio, has announced that it will officially open its Sharonville, Ohio, location for business on Oct. 2.The third-generation family owned and operated... Read More...
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The California legislature in mid-September 2017 has passed a bill that its backers say will require manufacturers to increase recycling and address environmental concerns posed by the production and disposal of carpet. A coalition of local governments, environmental, public health, carpet industry... Read More...
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Medford, New York-based Gershow Recycling sponsored and donated $2,000 to help defray the costs of hosting the ninth annual Play for Peace/Jugando Por La Paz Soccer Tournament, which was held in August 2017 at the Patchogue-Medford Youth Soccer Complex in Medford. The goals of Play For Peace are to... Read More...
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The Washington, D.C.-based Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has adopted what it calls a new position on vehicle seller licensing and a new policy position on the National Vehicle Mercury Switch Recovery Program (NVMSRP). The ISRI board of directors has ratified a new policy on the “... Read More...
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The Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County (LACSD) has selected Bulk Handling Systems (BHS), Eugene, Oregon, to design, manufacture and install a new materials recovery system (MRF) at its Puente Hills Materials Recovery Facility (PHMRF). The system will process both commercial and residential... Read More...
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Photo: Dreamstime Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Director Alec Messina has announced the agency has released a statewide survey to county recycling coordinators to identify the types of items recycled or collected and what type of collections are available throughout the state. The... Read More...
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Metals and electronics recycling company Sims Metal Management Ltd. (SMM), with headquarters in Sydney and New York, is celebrating 100 years in the recycling business in 2017. Albert Sims founded the company in 1917 with a single small yard in Sydney. Since that time, SMM has evolved into a global... Read More...
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Recyclers in late September 2017 are reporting having difficulty finding any buyers for mixed paper grades, and prices for all grades are showing signs of plummeting as the month passes. A material recovery facility (MRF) operator based on the U.S. East Coast says Sept. 21 that it’s a mess, “and... Read More...
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Norcross, Georgia-based WestRock Company www.westrock.com has announced plans to build a new corrugated box plant in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo. The company says the facility will help meet growing demand from WestRock’s customers in South America, and it will be supplied with paper from... Read More...
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The board of directors for Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), an industry network with the goal of globally adopting practices and standards that serves the consumer goods industry based in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, unanimously adopted the call to action to simplify date labels, including companies... Read More...
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The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), Washington, has announced it is seeking input from industry professionals on current technical and economic recycling challenges in connection with the REMADE Institute. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) introduced the Reducing Embodied-energy... Read More...

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