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RDF shipments from England to the Continent reach record level in 2015

05.02.2016 - The boom in English exports of refuse-derived fuel (RDF) to continental Europe continues. England exported a total of 2.82 million tonnes of substitute fuel last year, an increase of 19 per cent over 2014. more

Prices for waste wood yield slightly in Germany

03.02.2016 - The "anti-cyclical price cuts" witnessed in the autumn 2015 market report for waste wood continued into the new year in large parts of Germany. more

Weak scrap markets to blame for lower Aurubis earnings

28.01.2016 - Europe's largest copper producer and recycler Aurubis AG recorded a downturn in earnings for the first quarter of fiscal 2015/2106. more

Babcock & Wilcox Vølund awarded waste-to-energy contract in England

27.01.2016 - The Danish construction firm Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S has been given the go-ahead to design and build a waste-to-energy plant in Gloucestershire, UK. more

"More plastic than fish in the sea"

20.01.2016 - By the year 2050, the amount of plastics in the world's oceans could outweigh the fish, given the projected growth in consumption and the "leakage of plastics into natural systems". more

Ferrous scrap market in Germany quiet as new year begins

20.01.2016 - Following the seasonal slowdown over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, business in the German steel scrap industry started again at the beginning of last week and has been calm so far. more

Van Gansewinkel sells French business to Paprec

11.01.2016 - With the sale of its French waste management activities, the Van Gansewinkel Groep has withdrawn from yet another market. more

Waste incineration hardly better for the climate than landfilling, says study

04.12.2015 - In terms of climate change, the benefits of waste incineration over landfilling are slight. more

Circular economy package "very ambitious but realistic"

02.12.2015 - EU Commission Vice President Frans Timmermanns has rejected criticism that the new circular economy package is less ambitious than the proposals of the previous Commission. more

Stable prices for German post-consumer PET bottles at year's end

01.12.2015 - Recyclers and suppliers reported largely unchanged prices for post-consumer PET bottles on the German domestic market in the month of November. more


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  • RDF shipments from England to the Continent reach record level in 2015
    The boom in English exports of refuse-derived fuel (RDF)... more
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    Prices for waste wood yield slightly in Germany
    The "anti-cyclical price cuts" witnessed in... more
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    Weak scrap markets to blame for lower Aurubis earnings
    Europe's largest copper producer and... more

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