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Nippon Steel has taken over waste incineration specialist Fisia Babcock

24.03.2014 - The thermal waste treatment and flue gas cleaning technology specialist Fisia Babcock Environment GmbH (FBE) is under new ownership. Nippon Steel has acquired 100 per cent of its shares effective 19 March. more

Sea container availabilty issues put export prices for UK recovered paper under pressure

19.03.2014 - Higher sea container rates and the massive shortage of containers were the overriding issues on the British recovered paper market in March. Market experts noted that freight rates had shot up by $200-300 per container. more

German non-ferrous scrap imports and exports sink in 2013

11.03.2014 - Germany's international trade in non-ferrous scrap metals weakened substantially last year. Both import and export volumes decreased, according to recently released figures from the German Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). more

Signs point to price cuts on German waste textiles market

11.02.2014 - The weakening trend in the German market for original collected stock reported in December of last year had continued into 2014. The consensus among German sorters was that they are unusually well stocked for this time of year. more

Lower metals prices leave their mark on Umicore’s recycling division

07.02.2014 - The recycling division of Belgian metals group Umicore recorded a double-digit drop in sales and earnings in 2013 triggered by lower metals prices. more

L&T earnings weighed down by facilities management performance

05.02.2014 - Finnish concern Lassila & Tikanoja (L&T) saw net sales inch lower for full-year 2013, while earnings tumbled due to weak performance in its Facilities Services Division, which is "currently engaged in a major restructuring and reorganising process". more

Recovered paper prices steady again in Poland

05.02.2014 - In spite of a cold snap in mid - to late January, recovered paper arisings in Poland generally remained sufficient. The higher collection volumes at the beginning of the year were helping to make up for possible winter-related reductions. more

One fifth of Swiss residual waste is recoverable

30.01.2014 - Too much recoverable material is still being discarded as residual waste in Switzerland. Around 20 per cent of Swiss "black bag" municipal waste consists of material that could be recovered, more

Bleak forecast for European waste to energy plant market

29.01.2014 - There are hard times ahead for European plant engineering companies. The European market for waste incineration technology will contract to less than half its current volume in the coming years, according to Johannes Martin of Martin GmbH für Umwelt-und Energietechnik. more

US cold snap caused turbulence on UK recovered paper market

23.01.2014 - Recovered paper collection volumes are ample in the UK, as is commonly the case after the holidays. However, a few market insiders note that volumes were lower than last year. Moreover, a large amount of paper had apparently become wet and was now more


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  • Nippon Steel has taken over waste incineration specialist Fisia Babcock
    The thermal waste treatment and flue gas cleaning... more
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    Sea container availabilty issues put export prices for UK recovered paper under pressure
    Higher sea container rates and the massive shortage of... more
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    German non-ferrous scrap imports and exports sink in 2013
    Germany's international trade in non-ferrous scrap metals... more

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