Avainsana: recycling

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Australia’s recycling opportunity emerges as batteries boom

Batteries are becoming crucial enablers of Australia’s transition to renewable energy. The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has identified an increase in battery…

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Singapore’s recycling rate falls to 10-year low

For a developed country, Singapore’s domestic recycling rate was already low, at 17 per cent. Covid has been blamed for pushing down recycling rates further,…

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Plans progress for first polystyrene recycling plants in Europe

INEOS Styrolution, Recycling Technologies and Trinseo have announced that they have reached a significant milestone in their plans to build commercial polystyrene (PS) recycling plants…

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European associations seek 100 percent UBC recycling rate

Two Brussels-based trade groups say thorough aluminum can recycling process is achievable. European Aluminium and Metal Packaging Europe, two Brussels-based trade associations, have launched what they…

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How AI beats spreadsheets in modelling future volumes for city waste management

All over the world, large cities are running out of space for municipal solid waste. Existing landfill sites are rapidly filling up and no-one wants…

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Swedish textiles recyclers say farewell to manual sorting

A fully automated textiles sorting line – claimed to be the world’s first – is to ramp up capacity and improve quality output at Sysav…

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5 reasons why materials handlers can be the right choice for waste and recycling applications

Material handlers can be the right choice for waste and recycling professionals looking for an alternative to excavators. If you’re trying to improve productivity KPIs,…

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Hydrogen technology focus of new recycling consortium

European firms say they will explore technologies to recover raw materials from spent hydrogen fuel cells. BEST4Hy H2020 is the name of a project its…

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Tomra equips Borealis European recycling effort

Austria-based plastics producer Borealis and European sorting equipment maker Tomra have opened what they call a “state-of-the-art” plant for postconsumer plastic scrap sorting and mechanical…

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Young Champions of the Earth: trashing barriers to boost recycling in Kuwait

An electrical engineer from Kuwait is being recognized by the United Nations for her success in raising the environmental importance and economic value of recycling…

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