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Exporters to China urged to focus on regulatory compliance /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

With China having launched another wave of environmental protection operations, this time under the 'National Sword' banner, BIR non-ferrous metals division president David Chiao has urged businesses to 'ensure scrap shipments to China conform with the country's environmental reg ...

recyclinginternational.com
14/Mar/2017
Bermuda’s recycling facility resumes operation at full capacity /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Bermuda government has restarted operations at its Material Recovery Facility at Devon Springs in Bermuda. The facility recycles 50 tonnes of aluminium cans, tins cans and glass bottles through Bermuda’s blue bag recycling programme. The blue bag recycling programme focuses ...

AlCircle.com
07/Mar/2017
Gershow recycling donates aluminium scrap to robotics teams /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Gershow Recycling, one of the leading scrap recyclers has opened its Medford facility to local FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Long Island robotics teams for last eight years. The programme allows coaches, students and their parents, to collect a ...

AlCircle.com
06/Mar/2017
European Aluminium Packaging Group advocates ambitious and realistic recycling targets /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Maarten Labberton, the director for the Packaging Group at European Aluminium, a member of the Executive Committee of Metal Packaging Europe and a member of the European Steering Committee of Every Can Counts makes his statement on Circular Economy in Europe. He says that ambi ...

AlCircle.com
22/Feb/2017
EEG launches Can Collection Campaign for 2017 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) is launching the 2017 edition of its Can Collection Campaign for the collection of aluminium cans for recycling purpose. This year, the overall target is to collect 28,000kg of aluminium cans. The first event 2017 of Can Collection Campai ...

AlCircle.com
20/Feb/2017
Wide scale aluminium foils recycling possible through OPRL’s new guidelines /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL) scheme, aims to deliver a simple, consistent and UK-wide recycling message, has changed its guidelines for aluminium foil, plastic pots, tubs and trays to show that the products are now widely recycled by councils at the Kerbside.As per OPRL&rsq ...

AlCircle.com
14/Feb/2017
International Aluminium Recycling Congress reiterates commitment towards a circular economy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The 14th International Aluminium Recycling Congress that took place in Manchester on 7 and 8 February played host to over 150 delegates from across Europe. European Aluminium firmly reiterated its commitment towards the conference theme “Recycling at its best: the circular ...

AlCircle.com
09/Feb/2017
Alupro to promote recycling of aluminium packaging through Drops Cycling Team /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) an association for aluminium packaging producers, reprocessors and fillers in the UK, is sponsoring the Drops Cycling Team during 2017 in order to promote recycling of aluminium packaging that people use at work, at home and ...

AlCircle.com
30/Jan/2017
Flexible packaging adds significant value in a circular economy /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Following the completion of the FIACE project, which highlighted the significant contribution flexible packaging makes to a circular economy and identified opportunities to optimize end of life solutions, it has been announced that the project will continue with a wider scope und ...

FPE Press Release
27/Jan/2017
European Aluminium reacts to Circular Economy vote in ENVI /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

European Parliament’s ENVI Committee has voted on the amendments to the Circular Economy Package on Tuesday January 24. Gerd Götz, Director General of European Aluminium, has expressed the association’s stand on the outcome of the vote.• Calculation methodTo ...

European Aluminium Press Release
25/Jan/2017