Beverage Container Recycling News

  • Tomra France celebrates 10 years of recycling solutions for the French market at Pollutec

    On the occasion of its 10th anniversary, TOMRA France will present its latest innovations in automation solutions for optimizing recycling performance at the Pollutec Show, from November 29 to December 2, 2016 at Lyon Eurexpo. TOMRA Sorting Recycling will feature proven solutions for sorting black polymers and black objects from packaging. Recycling targets set by the EU have become ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • DMT solution for residues food and beverage

    The DairyReporter.com is highlighting a DMT solution for residues in the food and beverage sector. This article explains what can be done with the biogas that comes from residues and how a company can benefit. Lake District Biogas, Aspatria Creamery is the first European Anaerobic Digestion plant feeding biomethane into the grid and DMT Environmental Technology contributed to this with the ...

  • APR Plastics Recycling Showcase Webinar Tomorrow - Register Now!

    The APR Plastics Recycling Showcase: Celebrating Innovations that Support the Growth of Plastics Recycling - Tuesday, April 19th at 1:00 pm EST   As The Voice of Plastics Recycling®, APR consistently seeks to recognize and promote innovations that enhance the recyclability of a new or existing package or container. APR promotes the growth and ...

  • Beverage Industry Roundtable in the News for Commitment on Climate Change

    Just-Drinks features BIER in a piece about cooperation in the beverage industry in light of climate change talks in Paris this week in a Sustainability Spotlight. As world leaders convene in Paris this week for the COP 21 climate change conference, the value of consensus, cooperation and collaboration in the face of the climate change challenge - and the threats posed ...


    By Antea Group - USA

  • Hilton Head Brewing Company Debuts in Cans with Certified High-Recycled Content Novelis evercan™

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, and Hilton Head Brewing Company today announced the launch of Hilton Head Brewing Company beer in aluminum cans, made from Novelis evercanTM – the world’s first and only certified ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Novelis Launches evercycle™ Certified High-Recycled Content Products

    - Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the first product in a new portfolio of certified high-recycled content aluminum for specialty applications called evercycle™. This new material will enable customers to produce infinitely-recyclable products with a lower carbon ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Envipco Announces Launch of Revolutionary RVM Bulk Feed Technology

    Envipco Holding N.V. (EHNV), a public listed company on the NYSE Euronext Brussels (Symbol: ENVI) and a leading provider of recycling systems and solutions to the beverage and retail industries, announces the launch of Envipco Quantum, the world's first truly bulk feed Reverse Vending Machine (RVM). For many years, RVM suppliers have always been challenged, "Why do I have to put my containers in ...


    By ENVIPCO

  • Novelis Expands Finishing Capacity for Beverage Can Sheet in Europe

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminium rolling and recycling, today announced the commissioning of a new aluminium slitting and packing line at Aluminium Norf GmbH (Alunorf), its joint-venture facility in Neuss, Germany. With an investment of approximately 15 million Euros, it will increase the plant’s finishing capacity for beverage can sheet. “This investment reflects the solid ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • Product Environmental Footprint for food, feed and beverages

    The European Commission has announced that the call for volunteers for feed, food, drink and related products is now open. This call is addressed to stakeholders who want to propose a product category for which to develop specific Product Environmental Footprint Category Rules (PEFCRs). The deadline for applications is 28 March, 2014 17h CET. This call is open ONLY for feed, food ...


    By thinkstep

  • Product Environmental Footprint for food, feed and beverages

    The European Commission has announced that the call for volunteers for feed, food, drink and related products is now open. This call is addressed to stakeholders who want to propose a product category for which to develop specific Product Environmental Footprint Category Rules (PEFCRs). The deadline for applications is 28 March, 2014 17h CET. This call is open ONLY for feed, food and drink and ...


    By thinkstep

  • Ahlstrom announces price increases for beverage materials

    Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE May 21, 2013 at 15.00 Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, announces price increases on its beverage materials produced by the Food and Medical business area. The price increases will be made to compensate for the continued high level of raw materials as well as utilities-related inflation. The price increases will affect all ...


    By Ahlstrom Corporation

  • Novelis Introduces High-Recycled Content Aluminum for Beverage Cans, Launches World´s First Recycled Content Certification Program

    Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced the commercial availability of the industry's first independently certified, high-recycled content aluminum designed specifically for the beverage can market.  With a minimum of 90 percent recycled aluminum, the Novelis evercan™ ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • TOMRA Launches TOM, a waste compaction system for public spaces

    TOMRA Collection Solutions, a unit of TOMRA North America, today announced the release of TOM, new waste system for public spaces that is a trash receptacle and compactor in one. TOM – which takes up about as much space as an ordinary trash bin – can hold up to seven times more waste than the conventional bin, and is idea for use in cafés, restaurants, transportation hubs, ...


    By Tomra Systems ASA

  • California Recycles Day Takes Over the State for the 15th Anniversary of America Recycles Day

    In celebration of America Recycles Day (ARD), residents in California can participate in and learn about their local community recycling and zero waste programs at more than 100 events throughout the state today. ARD occurs annually on November 15 and California has participated in ARD since its inception in 1997. This year, Keep California Beautiful (KCB) and its partners organized and ...


    By Marketwire

  • Alcoa Now Sole Owner of Evermore Recycling, The World Leader in Beverage Can Recycling

    Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced it has taken full control of Evermore Recycling, the undisputed leader in used beverage can (UBC) recycling, and is now operating as a wholly-owned entity of Alcoa. Alcoa and Novelis previously were partners in the joint venture which purchases more recycled cans than any other group anywhere in the world; Alcoa agreed in July to ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • Aluminum Can Extends Lead As Most Recycled Beverage Container

    The U.S. recycling rate for aluminum beverage containers jumped seven percentage points, from 58.1 percent to 65.1 percent for 2011, the Aluminum Association, Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI) and Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) announced today.  That means 61 billion cans were recycled in 2011, a milestone that marks solid progress toward the industry's goal of a 75 percent ...


    By The Aluminum Association

  • Alcoa Takes Full Ownership of Evermore Recycling, The World Leader in Beverage Can Recycling

    Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced it has reached an agreement with Novelis whereby Alcoa will assume full control of the Evermore Recycling joint venture, the undisputed leader in used beverage can (UBC) recycling, effective August 31, 2012. The two companies previously were partners in the joint venture which purchases more recycled cans than any other ...


    By Alcoa Inc

  • Novelis and U.S. Conference of Mayors Announce Winners of 2012 Cans for Cash™ City Recycling Challenge

    The winners of the 2012 Cans for Cash™ City Recycling Challenge were announced yesterday by the United States Conference of Mayors and Novelis Inc., the global leader in rolled aluminum products and aluminum can recycling.   Established in 2004, Cans for Cash™ is a national contest that rewards U.S. cities for recycling aluminum ...


    By Novelis Inc.

  • OBRC in Oregon

    The member-owned, cooperative corporation Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative (OBRC) in Oregon has just ordered a HLZ MD C MS for counting and sorting of containers by material type. OBRC is picking up and processing nearly 100% of all containers redeemed throughout Oregon. These containers are taken to one of five facilities around the state, and the Anker Andersen HLZ MD C MS is to be ...


    By Anker Andersen A/S

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