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How about recycling aluminium cans the Japanese style? /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Japan has many firsts to its credit. From art to technology to manufacturing, the archipelagic state has redefined many things in its own way setting benchmarks that other bigger countries follow now. In waste recycling too, the country has successfully developed a system that en ...

Aluminium recycling remains the highlight of Hydro’s annual report 2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Norway-based aluminium producer Norsk Hydro recently released its annual report of 2016- Making the World Lighter. In it Hydro’s president and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg has written a letter to the company’s shareholders stressing on the reasons behind &nb ...

Tetra Pak raises awareness on recycling processes /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Environment Director for Tetra Pak Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia, Terrynz Tan said that within a decade, the beverage carton box manufacturer has recycled 30% of its products in Malaysia recovering the aluminium, paper and polyethylene in them. The company ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...