e-scrap News

  • Scrap dealers feel the benefit of the car scrappage scheme

    Just three weeks after the launch of the Government’s car scrappage scheme the authorised treatment facilities involved with the system are already seeing the benefits. Metal processors Ampthill Metal Company business and development manager Mick Leech said: “The scheme has been a very good thing for our industry, even though it was actually meant to primarily boost the car manufacturing industry ...

  • 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

  • 54 m3 Hardox Scrap Trailer from Arslan

    Arslan Damper will provide a big advantage to its customers with 54 m3 new generation Hardox Scrap Trailer developed for the scrap industry. The name of new model is ARS 10000. ARS 10000, the new model scarp trailer developed in Arslan Tipper facilities located in Aliaga Organized Industrial Zone gets big attention. ARS 10000, developed by the Arslan Damper engineers, weights 2-3 tonnes lighter ...

  • American National Carbide Expands Scrap Recycling Facility

    American National Carbide (ANC) announces the completion of their expanded carbide scrap recycling facility, which now has capacity to process over one million pounds of scrap carbide per year, making the 43-year old manufacturer one of the largest recyclers of scrap carbide in the world. The addition of new, state-of-the-art equipment and major advancements in ...


  • Armco in scrap supply deal with Midland Resources

    Asia: Chinese recycler and iron ore distributor Armco Metals has entered into a steel scrap supply agreement with Midland Resources Co. The deal will see Armco Metals become a sourcing agent for the Hong Kong-based business to import ferrous scrap into China. Under the agreement, Midland Resources will use its import licences and financing capabilities to import steel scrap for ...

  • Coalition scraps ‘pay-as-you-throw’ recycling scheme

    Plans for local authorities to introduce a ‘pay-as-you-throw’ recycling scheme were informally scrapped by the Government today, following a decision not to approve any pilot schemes trialling the measure. Pay-as-you-throw was introduced in the Climate Change Act, and would have allowed local authorities to charge households who generated more than a certain amount of waste. ...

  • Demo-live @WIRE 2018 Machineries for Scrap Recycling

    Guidetti Recycling Systems will be showing and displaying machineries for scrap recycling such as copper/aluminum from cables and also, plastic purges (PVC, HDPE, XLPE, etc.) from extrusions processes. Two machines will be running demos at our booth, to show how to get the most out of scraps of cables and PVC to be re-used in the WIRE Industry. Our staff will be at your disposal for engineering ...


    By Guidetti Recycling Systems

  • Serious sentences for scrap traders handling illegal waste

    A scrap yard owner and his son have been prosecuted after handling illegal non scrap metal waste at its Berkshire site. The two men received a suspended prison sentence and were ordered to pay prosecution costs for being found guilty of handling waste without a Waste Management Licence. Leslie Dunn senior and Leslie Dunn junior admitted to receiving waste including wood, plastics, cardboard, ...

  • A Beautiful Tradition Is Continued Scrap Becomes Art

    This year, seven students from the Geschwister-Scholl-Gymnasium exhibited once again their artworks within the project seminar "Art". The creativity of the young people was asked this time on the topic "Imaginarium" which they came up with by themselves. The students oriented themselves on the areas "mythical creatures" as well as "universe" and designed their pictures on this basis. At the ...


    By Diehl Stiftung & Co. KG

  • The ETA and the Green Party hope the scrappage scheme is scrapped

    The Environmental Transport Association and the Green Party have voiced their concerns over the Government’s possible car scrappage scheme. The scheme, expected to be confirmed in this week’s Budget announcement, is likely to mean car-owners with old vehicles will be given a £2000 allowance to trade them in for scrap and buy newer ...

  • Scrap dealers concerned the scrappage scheme will fail them

    Concerned scrap dealers believe the car scrappage scheme confirmed in the Budget on 22 April may have overlooked their dwindling industry. The Government, which announced the scheme in the pre-Budget report, has put aside £300m in order to entice car owners with a £2000 incentive towards a new car if a person has a car older than 10-years old. This grant will be equally split between the ...

  • £25,000 worth of Suffolk road signs `stolen for scrap`

    Thieves have stolen Suffolk road signs worth up to £25,000, to possibly sell as scrap. Since mid-June the police have counted 291 missing road signs around the West Suffolk area and the figure is expected to rise as more are reported to have disappeared. Signs along either side of the A14, near Bury-St-Edmunds, are currently being targeted, causing a huge safety risk for drivers. Suffolk County ...

  • Plastics and Metal Scrap Export Container Booking

    In order to help our clients move scrap materails into China, CycleLution now also offers CCIC inspection application services. If you do not have AQSIQ number yet wish to apply for CCIC inspection, we are here to hlep.  for more information, please contact us at  booking@cyclelution.com or 909.895.6467 We also offer cloud software for scrap brokers to help manage the PO, Booking ...


    By CycleLution, Inc.

  • New Australian technology for refining scrap metal waste

    New technology pioneered in Australia for refining scrap metal waste is to be put to the test in northern Tasmania. The Tasmanian government has granted approval for Sydney-based Intec Ltd to build a plant at its Hellyer mill in Burnie to refine zinc dust from the electric arc furnace. Construction will start in the first half of this year and the project is due to come on stream in 2009.  ...


    By Recycling International

  • Universal Wrecking Corp Highlights Scrap Metal Recycling

    Universal Wrecking is a recognized leader in the scrap metal recycling and salvage industry.  We pay very competitive prices on all types of scrap metals including ferrous and non-ferrous metals including copper, steel, iron, aluminum, nickel and other ferrous and non-ferrous metals. We operate throughout the United States and have the ability to provide purchasing ...

  • Recycling, Scrap Metal and waste management software

    In 2000 Lariat Technologies RecycleProx was the first software ...


    By Lariat Technologies

  • EU governments scrap deal on CO2 limit for cars

    European environment ministers today effectively scrapped an agreement to limit emissions from new cars to 95g CO2/km by 2020. The European Parliament, the Commission and EU governments had, in June, previously struck a fairly negotiated deal confirming the target. Since the agreement was reached, Germany has been abusing EU democratic processes to undermine the deal so that its luxury carmakers ...

  • The largest Leather Scrap Shredder in East China was launched

    Recently, Harden leather scrap shredding system (two shaft shredder model TDH1216 and TD912) was successfully passed the inspection and now is working for the Wenzhou Hongze Thermal Power Plant. This kind of leather scrap industrial shredder has the largest leather scrap disposal capacity of similar projects in China at present. The production capacity of waste leather scrap is up to 20T / hour. ...

  • NYC aims to require composting of food scraps

    Legions of apartment dwellers will soon be asked - and may eventually be ordered - to start collecting food scraps for composting, under Mayor Michael Bloomberg's latest bid to make the Big Apple greener. After launching a test program recently in 3,500 Staten Island homes and some Manhattan apartment buildings, city officials said Monday they planned to expand it to 100,000 houses and high-rise ...


    By Associated Press

  • Huge fire in Gosport engulfs 200 scrap cars

    A scrap yard fire involving 200 cars and eight containers sent huge columns of black smoke into the air and witnesses heard loud explosions. The cause of the fire at Car Components Gosport at the Forton industrial park is being investigated. At about one o’clock on Sunday 65 fire fighters and fire engines from surrounding areas attended the incident. By late afternoon the incident had been ...

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