can recycling News

  • From curbside recycling bins to recycling carts – making the move to single stream recycling

    What’s a curbside without a traditional-looking curbside recycling container sitting on the edge?  With many cities making the switch to single stream recycling and distributing 2-wheeled carts, the curbside container may become a thing of the past.  Single stream recycling allows all materials, whether it is paper, plastic or glass to be ...

  • 10 days to Recycling 2015!

    We will be happy to welcome you at RECYCLING 2015 from 3 -5 November 2015, booth 376 at Evenementenhal Gorinchem, The Netherlands . Come have a talk about your upcoming projects and see what we can do for you. Our sales engineers will be happy to explain the range and capabilities of our machines and advise you in any way they ...


    By Valvan Baling Systems NV

  • Rexam Awarded for Excellence in Recycling

    As one of the leading global beverage can makers, Rexam is committed to sustainability and providing its customers with the most environmentally-friendly beverage package.      The company was recently awarded for its efforts to raise awareness and involvement in aluminum can recycling in its local communities. The Illinois Recycling Association (IRA) has named Rexam as the 2014 ...


    By Rexam PLC

  • Rexam Awarded for Excellence in Recycling

    As one of the leading global beverage can makers, Rexam is committed to sustainability and providing its customers with the most environmentally-friendly beverage package.      The company was recently awarded for its efforts to raise awareness and involvement in aluminum can recycling in its local communities. The Illinois Recycling Association (IRA) has named Rexam as the 2014 ...


    By Rexam PLC

  • Tis the season to be aware of recycling

    A staggering 300,000 tonnes of card is used in UK households during the festive season Card packaging used at Christmas could cover Big Ben almost 260,000 times Recycling charity is urging people to recycle as much card and paper as they can this Christmas The UK is estimated to use almost 300,000 tonnes of card packaging at ...

  • New EcoAce Recycles for the Future

    The space-saving EcoAce has a stylish and modern design to fit the needs of different settings from lecture theatres and classrooms to libraries and kitchens. The compact bin can be used with or without bags and has cut out handles to allow easy lifting to central collection points. The lids can be adapted for up to eight different types of waste from mixed recycling to cans and paper, and the ...

  • Oxfam encourages schools to recycle

    Oxfam has launched a new initiative to collect donations of unwanted items from schools across the UK. Oxfam will pay schools £200 per tonne for their unwanted clothing, books, and bric-a-brac, sales of which will be used to fund Oxfam’s work across the developing world. The scheme means that schools can generate income and promote recycling and reuse, at the same time as helping Oxfam raise ...

  • The reuse and recycling of electronic materials

    We're so excited about the upcoming EICC Responsible Electronics 2016 event in Santa Clara, CA next week, focused on corporate social responsibility in the global electronics supply chain. Attendees can look forward to networking and discussing solutions to the biggest supply chain sustainability ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Paper waste as far as the eye can reach

    On the outskirts of Nashville, there’s a plant that’s making the most out of printing waste. Combined Resources is a paper recycler that encourages companies to “save money while reducing their carbon footprint.” For this reason, it makes a lot of sense that they own a WEIMA shredder. When you enter the plant, you’ll immediately see an enormous, red WEIMA WLK 18 ...


    By WEIMA

  • Firms recycle 90% waste due to new recycling banks

    A new recycling bank system for business waste in Yorkshire and the North East has resulted in nearly 90 per cent of waste being recycled. Provided by Premier Waste, the initiative means businesses can simply collect their paper, cardboard, plastics, metal cans and plastic film in one container. This is then sorted at Premier Waste’s materials recycling facilities. ...

  • EPS Recycling Is Big Business

    Most people never give waste EPS a thought beyond the time it takes them carry large quantities of waste EPS to landfill. But for many businesses and plastic machinery factories, EPS recycling is serious business. In a nutshell, EPS recycling is the industry which revolves around the collection, compaction, crushing and pelletizing, ranging from food container to insulation sheet. ...

  • Reduce, reuse, recycle...energy

    The United States throws away a staggering amount of energy that could be cheaply and easily captured and used, according to the latest issue of World Watch magazine. Waste-energy recycling-which captures smokestack waste and other wasted energy and puts it to work-currently contributes about 10,000 megawatts of electric power to the U.S. national total each year. But a recent study ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Welcome to the world of compact recycling

    Outstanding cost-benefit ratio speaks for RUBBLE MASTER® Compact Recyclers About 1,000 small, medium-sized and an increasing number of large building contractors worldwide trust in the quality of RUBBLE MASTER Compact Recyclers – flexible, mobile crushing and screening equipment for the cost-efficient processing of residual building waste and natural rock. Using high-performance impact crushers ...


    By Rubble Master HMH GmbH

  • Redwave glass recycling day

    The event was primarily dedicated to the presentation of the new glass sorting machines, Redwave CX for material 6-50mm and Redwave (XI for fine material 2-12mm. Redwave CX and CXF machines are equipped with a completely reworked three-way system. By rearranging the valve units, the same high performance at the first and second eject is guaranteed even for fine material, and air consumption is ...

  • Security erase can save your drive

    At Disk Drive Solutions we get a number of support issues about drives that are working in an unexpected fashion. The drives are properly identified by a system leading the hard drive recycler to believe the drives are working properly, but when they continue to process the drive with other testing commands there is a strange caveat that appears. Some examples of these odd occurrences is that a ...


    By Disk Drive Solutions

  • Residents encouraged to bank on their recycling

    Waste management firm Veolia Environmental Services and recycling incentive company RecycleBank has announced the trial launch of a recycling reward scheme. The scheme, which will be trialled in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, hopes to encourage the 2,800 households to take part through rewards in goods and services from local and national businesses. Veolia claims the initiative ...

  • Rare Earth Metals Recycling

    ATR has established Secure Destruction Services (SDS) comprised of compliance, legal, logistics and operational professionals with additional capabilities and ITAR security clearances that identify and manage vulnerabilities in existing processes.  ATR also provides Rare Earth Metals Recycling programs that can be individually tailored to the customers needs.  The SDS team inspects ...

  • WRAP launches new Recycle Now plastic recycling campaign

    WRAP’s Recycle Now campaign is helping partners tackle the uncertainty that consumers feel when recycling plastic packaging with the launch of a recycling campaign called Recycle Plastic – Fantastic! The plastic recycling campaign which runs until the end of November 2015 aims to support a range of partners such as local ...

  • IKEA raises recycling awareness

    Furniture retailer IKEA has partnered with waste management firm Viridor in a bid to raise recycling awareness among its employees in order to try and achieve zero waste to landfill. The Recycle for IKEA training and awareness programme was launched on May 28 at the retailer’s distribution centre in Peterborough with a roadshow organised by Viridor to highlight how important recycling is ...

  • Tekserve eWaste recycling event

    New Yorkers Help Make Tons (More Than 125, To Be Exact) of Difference Recycle Your Unwanted Electronics at Tekserve's Recycling Event on Saturday, October 9th Since 2007, Tekserve and the Lower East Side Ecology Center have collected more than 125 tons of electronics for recycling, helping to keep toxic materials out of landfills and incinerators. Several times a year, New Yorkers bring their old ...

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