Car Recycling News

  • Electronics & Cars Recycling conference will bring two key recycling sectors together in Asia

    The 2017 edition of Asia’s premier conference covering electronics and cars recycling will take place from November 14 – 17, 2017 in exciting Macau. This conference represents the most international gathering of its kind in the fields of electronics and cars collection, recycling, reuse and remanufacturing. The recycling of end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) and obsolete electronics, ...

  • New hard drive shredder ensures recycling process is safe and secure

    Safe & Secure Logistics has boosted the capacity of its WEEE recycling service to pave the way for further growth. The Slough-headquartered firm has invested in a new hard drive shredder which will enable the confidential destruction team to comfortably – and compliantly – process over 3,000 hard drives per week. The UNTHA RS40 shredder has just been delivered to SAS ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Drainage work improves storm resilience in Cumbria

    Sapphire Utility Solutions has been awarded a Framework Contract by Cumbria County Council for the clearing, inspection and mapping of drains and gullies. “One of the main reasons for Sapphire winning this contract was the successful completion of a project in 2016 to conduct similar work on 12,000 gullies in the areas affected by the flooding that followed Storm Desmond,” comments ...

  • Micromat 2000 shreds confidential information beyond recognition

    To destroy confidential documents, Russell Richardson, a leading UK company in the field of secure document management, operates a Lindner Micromat 2000 single-shaft shredder, which complies with the requirements of DIN 66399-2 to security stage 5 for document shredding. Because it has higher efficiency than all the company‘s previously used smaller shredders put together, Russell ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • New appointments at rapidly growing utility services provider

    In recent months, Sapphire Utility Solutions has made three key appointments to accommodate the company’s extraordinary growth, and to strengthen its position in the south of England. Founded in 2013, the company has grown rapidly, winning major contracts across the UK within the clean water, wastewater and gas infrastructure sectors. As a result, the company now operates an ever-expanding ...


    By Biolargo, Inc.

  • That`s it about IARC in Berlin! Thank you very much for visiting

    Our first participation at the IARC, the International Automobile Recycling Congress, in Berlin was a very successful event for us, full of interesting talks, discussions and new contacts. Even if the audience consisted mainly of representatives of politics, taking part in this congress has definitely been worthwhile for us. The congress offered responses and discussions around ...

  • International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017:New trends in automobile recycling

    Again this year, leading representatives of the international automobile recycling industry came together in Berlin for the 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017. From March 22 to 24, around 200 attendees and 20 exhibitors from 22 different countries assembled in the German capital for this key event. The congress again had a wide-ranging programme in store for its visitors ...

  • PowerCell has received a patent for the reduction of carbon monoxide in reformate

    The leading Nordic fuel cell company PowerCell Sweden AB (publ) has a unique reformer technology which makes it possible to extract hydrogen rich gas from biofuels and conventional fossil fuels. The company has received a patent for an improved and a more compact clean up system that reduces the amount of carbon monoxide in the gas. PowerCell manufactures fuel cell stacks and systems ...


    By PowerCell Sweden AB

  • Lack of end-of-life vehicles: Experts present possible solutions at IARC 2017

    The biggest problem facing end-of-life vehicle recycling for years continues unchanged, as recognised end-of-life vehicle dismantling companies are still suffering from illegal and uncontrolled management of hazardous components within OECD, illegal and uncontrolled dismantling of spare parts for reuse (including safety relevant components) and the illegal export of used vehicles. However, there ...

  • RNRG Offers Free Recycling to All Customers

    Did you know that RNRG offers recycling service for all products we manufacture and resell? While this is not a new development, we thought it was one worth sharing again. Nearly ten years ago, RNRG introduced a program that tackled the proliferation of electronic waste by reclaiming and recycling ...


    By NRG Systems

  • 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017

    The 17th International Automobile Recycling Congress IARC 2017 organized by ICM AG will be held from March 22 – 24, 2017 in the Hotel Palace in beautiful Berlin, Germany. Delegates from industry, authorities and academia will discuss and present news and challenges of the manufacturing and end-of-life vehicle (ELV) business. The congress will bring together the various links in the ELV ...

  • End of Year advice from Red Forge Ltd

    Overloading Every vehicle on the road, from cars to Articulated Trucks has what is known as a plated weight. It is illegal to exceed this plated weight. The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) and the Police both have powers to stop, weigh, and restrict any vehicle on a UK road.  This means that an operator who is running their vehicle over laden illegally could find ...


    By Red Forge

  • Content built for private fleets - routing and dispatching life hacks and more at Outlook 2017

    For private fleets looking to get more efficient in 2017, there’s  an event for that. Join us at Omnitracs Outlook 2017 to get actionable tips on how to better plan routes, track vehicles, use KPIs to manage transportation, and more.  ...


    By Omnitracs, LLC

  • Tunable Matching Network (TMN) to Drive Interoperability and Adoption Of EV Wireless Charging

    WiTricity, an industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance, today announced its Tunable Matching Network (TMN) technology to drive global interoperability and adoption of wireless charging for electric and autonomous vehicles. TMN technology is designed to allow the wireless charging system to automatically optimize energy transfer between the ground and ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Want to reduce oil testing costs by more than 40%?

    What good is an oil analysis report on a vehicle that may have left the shop days or even weeks ago? Mining fleet maintainers need timely answers about expensive mining equipment while it's in the shop for maintenance. Reports from off-site labs often come back too late to prevent an expensive failure.  In this video we highlight some of the features and benefits ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Vattenfall, BMW and Bosch Build Electricity Storage with Used Electric Car Batteries

    November 29, 2016 -- In Hamburg, electric transportation is made even more sustainable as old electric car batteries are reused and combined into a huge storage for energy. Vattenfall has opened a test facility with 2,600 battery modules from more than 100 electric BMW cars in Hamburg's harbour district. The facility can store 2,800 kilowatt hours and has a capacity to deliver 2 MW ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • New roles at Axion Polymers’ ELV recycling plant

    Axion Polymers has made two new senior appointments at its advanced automotive shredder waste processing plant (SWAPP) in Trafford Park. Mike Bennett is promoted to Technical Manager with wider responsibility for longer-term large-scale development projects at Axion. The SWAPP facility already delivers the 2015 EU ELV 95% recycling and ...

  • The Future of Recycling: A Total Supply Chain Approach!

    As part of America Recycles Day, we have a new guest blog post from Ronald L. Whaley on the future of recycling. Ron is the CEO of Geo-Tech Polymers and chairman of SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association (SPI) Recycling Committee. For the last twenty years nothing much has changed in how plastics are recycled from an overall approach.  The majority of ...

  • Macpresse@Pollutec, Lyon, 29th November - 2nd December 2016

    POLLUTEC 2016, tone of the biggest environmental innovation exhibitions, is opening its doors for the 27th time from 29th November until 2nd December in Lyon. As France’s premier event in the industry since 1978, it has ...


    By Macpresse Europa S.R.L

  • New References & Fractions Promise a Robotic Future!

    In the beginning of the year we declared 2016 the year of robotic sorting. As we’re approaching the final straight, we're happy to share with you the latest advancements. NEW REFERENCES - The installations at Shitara in Japan and Veolia in France are soon up and running, while our first projects in Sweden and Australia are about to take off. Next year we will strengthen our global presence ...


    By ZenRobotics Ltd.

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