e-scrap News

  • Tories to scrap infrastructure planning commission

    The Tories will scrap the Infrastructure Planning Commission if they win the general election. The IPC was formed in October 2009 as part of a move to strip local authorities of the ability to block or delay projects considered to be of high national priority. It aims to separate national ...

  • New EU regulation for scrap exports

    A new European Regulation has been introduced to control exports of non-hazardous recyclable and recoverable ‘wastes’ from EU-27 member states to mostly non-OECD countries. It replaces the short-lived and controversial Regulation 801/2007 that entered force in July this year. The new (EC) No. 1418/2007 regulation affects EU exports of ferrous and non-ferrous metal scrap, recovered paper, ...

  • Environmental project on utilization of scrap tires.

    As part of contribution into environmental problems solving the Technokomplex company offers clean technology treating the problem of scrap tires utilization. Small scale pyrolysis plants manufactured by the company are designed for recycling and utilization of scrap tires, mechanical rubber goods, plastics, oil sludge and waste oils with ...


    By Technokomplex

  • Non-Ferrous Metal Scrap Sell

    We have weekly shipments of the following grades for which we are always welcoming new potential buyers. -Copper Aluminium Radiators Isri Spec Talk. -Computer hard disk / Disk drive / Power supply / Tv Yokes / Circuit boards/ Charger. -Telecommunication relay / Modem/ Telephone ...


    By Power Step Limited

  • Record fine for illegal scrap yard

    Operators of a scrap metal yard have been fined £315,000 after an investigation revealed the site did not have the environmental permits to handle hazardous wastes from vehicles. The fine is a record under the Proceeds of Crime Act for end-of-life vehicle crime. David Peters and Tracey Noble pleaded guilty to not having the required environmental permits in place to operate a ...

  • January 2017 E-News

    IAIA17 updates IAIA17, “Impact Assessment’s Contribution to the Global Efforts in Addressing Climate Change,” will be held 4-7 April 2017 in Montréal, Canada.  For more information, visit the conference website. #iaia17 ...

  • Thinkstep on the move with e-mobility

    E-mobility is a buzzword superficially hailed as the holy grail of environment-friendly road transport. But the break-through is still in the making. Since the automotive industry has first shown interest in e-mobility, thinkstep has been there to analyse (think) and recommend actions (step) using Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). With all the best intentions of drastically ...


    By thinkstep

  • Jamaica bans steel scrap exports

    In response to sky-rocketing thefts of, for example, manhole covers, the government of Jamaica has banned the export of scrap metals. ‘We are receiving reports of unprecedented levels of theft of scrap metals in the country,’ Industry Minister Karl Samuda told the country’s parliament, ‘The order will stop all exports of scrap metal until a complete assessment of the trade is undertaken.’ The ...

  • The Scrap Waste Rubber Recycling Machinery

    More than 100 million tires are produced each year by tire manufacturers but this also means that more than 100 million tires are discarded each year by vehicle owners. These waste tires have become a big nuisance as many people dump these illegally in abandoned lots as well as in various other sensitive habitats. Since a lot of chemicals are used in the manufacturing of tires, illegal dumping of ...

  • Shredder Cuts Scrap Size, Volume

    A new Titan 20 Shredder from Munson Machinery reduces the volume of scrap plastics, resins, fibrous products, fiberglass, wood products, paper/cardboard, gypsum wallboard, aluminum, glass, and other industrial, medical and manufacturing waste products by up to 80 percent. The shredder features dual rotors with extended ...

  • China Cosco scrapping to stay afloat

    Asia: China Cosco Holdings earned nearly US$ 75 million from the sale of 16 vessels to shipbreakers in the first quarter of this year. Despite scrapping these 12 container vessels and four bulk carriers totalling 803 087 dwt, the company racked up a loss of around US$ 127 million over that financial period. The decision to have the ships dismantled is conducive to enhancing the ...

  • Towards cleaner scrapping of old ships

    Plans to clean up the scrapping of old ships and ensure the materials are recycled in EU-approved facilities worldwide were revised by the Environment Committee on Tuesday. MEPs propose that the scheme be funded by a recycling levy, in line with the "polluter pays" principle. Owners of EU ships would also face penalties if they sold them for scrapping on a beach in developing countries. The draft ...


    By European Parliament

  • E-waste Management in German

    E waste contains toxic substances and requires proper disposal. Since the start of use of domestic electrical appliances in private households in Germany, the country has been gradually developing its laws governing the management of e-waste. Development of E Waste Management in Germany Before 1972 Germany started to use domestic ...

  • e!Sankey 3.0 released

    We have released e!Sankey 3.0 and 3.0 pro today. The new versions are available for download from our servers as of now. Thanks to numerous new features of e!Sankey 3.0 it is even much easier and faster to create complex and attractive Sankey diagrams than ever before. The new version additionally includesthe ...


    By ifu Hamburg GmbH

  • E-waste Recycling in Australia

    A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows that, despite the large strides in the past decade, the Australia’s e-waste system is still in its infancy, compared to the developed markets of Japan, Germany and Finland. The report, entitled Global e-waste systems-Insights for Australia from other developed countries, was commissioned by the Australia and New Zealand ...

  • Responsible recycling of e-waste

    Eco Recycling Ltd (Ecoreco) and The Economic Times, presented a discussion on Responsible Recycling of E-waste on March 17, 2009 at MIG Club, Mumbai. The key panelists included: Mr. Sanjay Khandare, IAS, Member Secretary, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Mr. B K Soni, Chairman, Eco Recycling Ltd, Mr. Atul Nishar, Founder and Executive Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited, Mr. Kunal Pande, ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Macrotek Collaborates with E and E Technologies to Serve Southeastern US Market

    Macrotek Inc., a global leader in air pollution control, is pleased to announce a selling arrangement with Energy and Environmental Technologies Inc. (E and E Tech) for representation of all Macrotek products and services in the Southeastern United States. The partnership gives E and E Tech exclusive rights to sell Macrotek’s custom air pollution control products, such as packed bed ...


    By Macrotek Inc.

  • Macrotek collaborates with E and E Technologies to Serve Southeastern US Market

    Macrotek Inc., a global leader in air pollution control, is pleased to announce a selling arrangement with Energy and Environmental Technologies Inc. (E and E Tech) for representation of all Macrotek products and services in the Southeastern United States. The partnership gives E and E Tech exclusive rights to sell Macrotek’s custom air pollution control products, such as packed bed ...


    By Macrotek Inc.

  • Scrap-ex launches PRN trading platform

    A new web-based packaging recovery note trading platform has been launched by scrap-ex, a secondary commodity market trading platform. It will be aimed at “anyone obligated under the packaging waste obligations” and accredited export reprocessors. Scrap-ex markets director Gareth Goodall said: “This platform has been very successful in other markets. We are confident that it will bring ...

  • Scrapping ships - is the EU dumping toxic waste?

    Hundreds of rusting old ships registered in the European Union end up being dismantled on beaches on the Indian sub-continent - with Bangladesh being a key destination. There, workers brave oil, asbestos, chemicals and heavy metals as they dismantle the ships by hand. A report to be debated by MEPs Tuesday night in Strasbourg will call for EU-registered ships to be pre-cleaned of hazardous waste ...


    By European Parliament

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