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Alupro urges DEFRA for more ambitious packaging recycling targets /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) is frustrated that the proposed options within the consultation on new packaging recycling business targets do not reflect the ambition of the aluminium sector to maximise recovery and recycling of this valuable material. Al ...

Alupro, UK
I*Recycle donates bins to Guam schools to push youngsters for aluminium can recycling /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Schools in the Island of Guam on Pacific Ocean will be receiving new recycling bins for aluminium cans under the novel I*Recycle Programme. The initiative is aimed at encouraging youngsters in as many as 60 schools to recycle more aluminium cans for a greener earth and a better t ...

UK is on track to meet or exceed annual packaging recycling targets: Rick Hindley, Executive Director, Alupro /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Rick Hindley, Executive Director of the Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) in an interview to Resource magazine says, figures published on the National Packaging Waste Database by the Environment Agency show the that UK is on track to meet or exceed annual recycl ...

Novelis wins European award for Jaguar recycling programme at ALUMINIUM 2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Rolled aluminium and recycling giant Novelis has bagged the prestigious European award for its closed loop car production project - the REALCAR (REcycled ALuminium CAR) at ALUMINIUM 2016, in Düsseldorf, Germany. The project with Jaguar and Land Rover won the award in the aut ...

Defra reviews packaging recycling targets for aluminium and other materials /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) is consulting on new business packaging recycling targets for paper, wood, aluminium and steel for 2018-20. The department has published three options with each option indicating different degrees of ambition.According to ...

Aluminium closures recycling rate increases more than 50% in Europe, says EAFA /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, the global metal recycling market is estimated to be worth US$ 446,472 million, registering a compound annual growth rate of 4.5% during 2016-2022. Non-ferrous metals have by far, remained the fastest growing segment; ...

ISRI statistics says 70% of aluminium scrap in the U.S is consumed domestically /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

As presented during the 2016 CMRA (China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association Recycling Metal Branch) Annual Convention on 7-9 November in Guangzhou, China, recyclers in the United States, Japan and Europe are looking for domestic and export homes for scrap instead of ...

America Recycles Day illustrates economic and environmental benefits of the recycling industry /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), the Voice of the Recycling Industry™, celebrates America Recycles Day today by applauding all individuals who make a strong effort to recycle as part of daily life, and encouraging all to learn more about recycling and the ...

ISRI Press Release
Every second aluminium closure in Europe is now recycled /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The average recycling rate for aluminium closures in Europe has increased to more than 50%, according to figures released recently by the “Aluminium Closures – Turn 360°” campaign by the European Aluminium Foil Association. Much of this improvement is due to ...

EAFA Press Release
Nespresso joins hands with New Zealand Post for their aluminium coffee capsule recycling program /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

In order to do away with the criticism regarding its coffee pods adding to the environmental waste and to educate its customers regarding coffee capsule recycling, Nespresso has joined hands with New Zealand Post. The company hopes to create awareness about its recycling program ...