plastic scrap recycling News

  • Recycling food scraps into gardens

    Each weekday, food scraps are collected from the Maryland Food Distribution Authority in Jessup, Md., and from small local food service and marketing establishments. Materials that do not contain metal, glass, or plastic are trucked to the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Henry A. Wallace Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC) in Beltsville, Md. There, they are mixed with woodchips, ...

  • Miller Recycling Corporation Recycles Electronic Scrap

    Miller Recycling's E-Waste Recycling Program has been in effect for about a year, and to date has recycled approximately 75-80 Tons of electronic scrap. Mansfield, Massachusetts (PRWEB) November 30, 2012 Miller Recycling’s E-Waste Recycling Program has been in effect for about a year, and to date has recycling approximately 75-80 Tons of electronic scrap. It ...


  • US Recycled Plastics Industry

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US Recycled Plastics Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p01050292/US-Recycled-Plastics-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Plastic US demand to rise ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Vikoz Makes Plastic Recycling Easy by Purchasing Scrap Plastic Anywhere in the U.S. or Canada

    Vikoz Enterprises is now purchasing plastic scrap for recycling anywhere in the United States and Canada. In a day and age when plastic products are found in nearly everything we use on a daily basis, the disposal of discarded plastic materials and plastic scrap has become a major environmental concern, and in today’s “green” society the proper recycling of ...


    By Vikoz Enterprises Inc.

  • Recycling Industry Launches Partnership to Teach the Science of Scrap

    One person's trash may or may not be another person's treasure, but these days it very likely can be the launch pad to a great career. That's the reason behind a new partnership between the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. and JASON Learning – to inspire America's students to think about careers in the scrap and recycling business, and give them the scientific and technical ...

  • New E-scrap recycling plant in Greece

    The plant is designed for a performance of 6 t/h and equipped with a new shredding technology for gentle opening of large electronic units like washing machines, dish washers, electric cookers, vending machines, switchboard cabinets, server stations and many more. The incoming E-scrap is fed by conveying belt or gripper directly into the funnel of the special shredder. By the working method of ...

  • OSHA and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries sign alliance to address machinery, chemical, other hazards in scrap recycling industry

    A new alliance between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. was recently established to protect the safety and health of workers in the scrap recycling industry, as well as promote understanding of worker rights and employer responsibilities under the OSH ...

  • CycleLution to provide export freight forwarding and container booking for scrap recyclers

    Having a good scrap export freight forwarding service that provides competitive ocean freight prices with quick response can not only effectively improve your shipping efficiency and the bottom line but also save you time so you can focus on your important tasks. CycleLution, Inc., with its years of experiences in the recycling industry, works with various shipping lines and trucking companies to ...


    By CycleLution, Inc.

  • Global Plastic Production Rises, Recycling Lags

    For more than 50 years, global production of plastic has continued to rise. Some 299 million tons of plastics were produced in 2013, representing a 4 percent increase over 2012. Recovery and recycling, however, remain insufficient, and millions of tons of plastics end up in landfills and oceans each year, writes Gaelle Gourmelon, Communications and Marketing Manager at the Worldwatch Institute, ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Dow makes energy from recycled plastic

    The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) announced today that it has successfully demonstrated the use of recycled plastic to generate energy. The successful pilot test measured how plastic that has been reused and recycled to the full extent possible can be used as fuel for an ultimate end-of-life option instead of going to a landfill for disposal. The pilot ...

  • BHS-Sonthofen: Cost-effective recycling – even for small quantities of scrap

    BHS-Sonthofen developed the new, very compact, modular Eco-Impact recycling system especially for throughputs of up to 2 t/h and for use at different locations. It crushes electrical and electronic equipment that is no longer used and has its own complete manual sorting line as well as an automatic separation system for ferrous and non-ferrous metals. This means that the system is ideal for ...


    By BHS-Sonthofen GmbH

  • 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, ...


    By Recycling International

  • 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

  • Trends in the production and use of Shredded Steel Scrap - AMM scrap conference

    It is generally useful to understand a speaker's point of view so that you can make some judgment as to his particular set of prejudices.  In my case, I am Chairman of The Shredder Company, LLC, which manufactures scrap steel shredding equipment and which also operates an electric furnace steel foundry.  I am Chairman of Newell Recycling Company of El Paso which operates a complete ...


    By The Shredder Company (TSC)

  • Vikoz Plastic Recyclers Now Offering Better Alternative To Landfill Fees

    Vikoz, the number one plastic recycler in the United States and Canada, is now offering a wide range of plastic scrap recycling services at lower costs, and sometimes a profit, to customers all across North America. The company has been thriving as a top choice for plastic scrap removal since opening in 1996. They also now offer toll grinding, the process of refining plastic ...


    By Vikoz Enterprises Inc.

  • China`s informal army of recyclers keep plastic bottles out of landfill

    In the great global rush for bottled water, nowhere is thirstier than Asia. Demand is predicted to surge by more than 140% across the region this decade, to account for one-third of the global total by 2020. China leads the way. The country accounted for 28% of the global demand for polyethylene terephthalate (Pet) bottles in 2015. Consumers bought 73.8bn bottles of water in 2016, up more than ...


    By Klean Industries Inc

  • Government urged to take action on scrap vehicle controls

    Calls for tighter controls on the treatment of scrap vehicles are being backed by MEP Chris Davies following his recent visit to Axion Polymers’ end-of-life (ELV) vehicle recycling facility in Trafford Park, Manchester. He was invited to tour Axion’s Shredder Waste Advanced Processing Plant (SWAPP) by CarTakeBack.com Ltd, the UK's largest scrap car ...

  • 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

  • HighLight Networks, Inc. Announces the Company´s New Membership in The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.

     HighLight Networks, Inc. (OTCBB: HNET) is pleased to announce the Company's acceptance into The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc., more commonly referred to as ISRI. HighLight's membership in this elite group is now active under its subsidiary name EZ Recycling. HighLight CEO Alfonso Knoll stated, "Our membership in ISRI reflects our commitment to building a national ...

  • Electronic Recyclers International CEO Addresses Industry Leaders at 2011 E-Scrap Conference

    John Shegerian, Chairman and CEO of Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, was among the panelists of a group discussion on the state of the electronics recycling industry today at the 2011 E-Scrap Conference held at the Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate in ChampionsGate, Florida. The E-Scrap Conference is ...

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