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Republic Services Inc., Phoenix, has reported net income of $223.2 million, or $0.66 per diluted share, for the three months ended Sept. 30, 2017, versus $85.6 million, or $0.25 per diluted share, for the comparable 2016 period. Excluding certain gains and expenses, on an adjusted basis, net income... Read More...
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JCB, with North American headquarters in Savannah, Georgia, was honored with a Pillar of the Industry award by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The award reflects the company’s work throughout the past year to improve the business environment... Read More...
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Houston-based Strategic Materials Inc., North America’s largest glass recycler, has announced the opening of a new glass processing plant in Delavan, Wisconsin, which was built to respond to the state’s need to increase glass recycling. The 125,000-square-foot facility sits on 15 acres. Strategic... Read More...
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Keep America Beautiful, Stamford, Connecticut, has announced America Recycles Day is celebrating its 20th anniversary in November, and is encouraging people to make a pledge to recycle more often and correctly. America Recycles Day takes place on and in the weeks leading into Nov. 15. The nonprofit... Read More...
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Aluminum rolling and recycling company Novelis, Atlanta, has reported net income of $307 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2018. In the second quarter of fiscal 2017, the company recorded a net loss of $89 million. Excluding tax-affected special items in both years, Novelis reported net... Read More...
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RECOUP (Recycling of Used Plastics Ltd.), a member-based registered charity based in Woodston, United Kingdom, has announced Recycling Technologies, Swindon, U.K., has been recognized for its Plaxx oil product. Plaxx is a low-sulphur hydrocarbon feedstock derived from residual scrap plastic using a... Read More...
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The Washington-based Plastics Industry Association (Plastics) has announced the launch of a new educational event—The Plastics Leadership Summit—which the association says adds “a compelling educational component to NPE2018: The Plastics Show," which is May 7-11 in Orlando, Florida. The Plastics... Read More...
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JCDC employees in Parkersburg, West Virginia, work to remove zippers and other metal parts from protective garments so that the apparel can be recycled through the RightCycle program by Kimberly-Clark Professional.   The Jackson County Developmental Center (JCDC) of Millwood, West Virginia, has... Read More...
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Houston-based Waste Management’s Kit Kat Road material recovery facility (MRF) in Elkridge, Maryland, recently installed anti-wrapping screens from Van Dyk Recycling Systems (VDRS), Stamford, Connecticut. The 50-ton-per-hour system processes 1,000 tons per day and operates around the clock,... Read More...
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TechWaste Recycling, Santa Ana, California, an industry leader in electronic recycling and e-waste disposal, has launched a new service line that provides companies with certified and secure product destruction and brand protection. The world of electronics recycling and data destruction goes far... Read More...
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Members of the Ferrous Division of the Brussels-based Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) say ferrous scrap demand is healthy and predict volatility will be limited in the near future, according to reports delivered at that division’s meeting in New Delhi in mid-October 2017. “We have seen a... Read More...
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Two Harbors, Minnesota-based Builtrite Manufacturing has announced the appointment of two distributors for the Southeast region to as part of its effort to expand its sales and service network throughout North America. Ingram Equipment, based in Pelham, Alabama, specializes in truck-mounted cranes... Read More...
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Penn Waste, York, Pennsylvania, has recently added new optical sorting and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to its single stream material recovery facility (MRF). Provided by Bulk Handling Systems (BHS), Eugene, Oregon, the upgrade is designed to boost the facility’s capacity by almost 30... Read More...
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Cascades Inc., Kingsey Falls, Quebec, has announced a $21 million investment in its Cascades Inopak and Plastiques Cascades plants in Canada to increase its production of food packaging. The company says the investment will help it to acquire equipment that will increase its production of food... Read More...
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Chris Greissing The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA), Arlington, Virginia, has announced it has hired veteran lobbyist Chris Greissing as vice president, federal relations. “Chris is well known in the halls of Congress and in the halls of federal agencies. I am glad that he is... Read More...
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The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), Washington, submitted comments Oct. 25 to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) as the agency prepares to compile its annual report on foreign trade barriers. The National Trade Estimate (NTE) Report traditionally includes a chapter... Read More...
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Photo: iStock The 2016 U.S. recycling rate for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles was 28.4 percent, which reflects a 2.4 percent decrease in total collection volumes and an increase of more than 3 percent in the total volume of PET bottles available for recycling in the U.S. The information... Read More...
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Agilyx Corp., Tigard, Oregon, says it has received a $50,000 grant from the Foam Recycling Coalition, Falls Church, Virginia, to purchase a densifier, allowing for more recycling of polystyrene foam. The Oregon-based energy company recently expanded to include polystyrene conversion. The process... Read More...
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During the National Waste and Recycling Association’s (NWRA’s) Executive Leadership Roundtable, the NWRA Women’s Council elected its board for 2018.   The officers and board members for 2018 are: President Carmen Smothers, Environmental Solutions Group; Vice President Marsha Lacy, Republic Services... Read More...
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Switzerland-based conference organizer ICM AG says it expects more than 150 recyclers and suppliers to gather in Macau in mid-November for its Electronics & Cars Recycling conference. The event is Nov. 14-17, 2017, at the Sheraton in the Macau Special Administrative Region of China. ICM says as... Read More...

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