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PreZero starts up Europe’s newest sorting plant for lightweight packaging

PreZero starts up Europe’s newest sorting plant for lightweight packaging

PreZero pone en marcha su nueva planta de clasificación de envases ligeros, puntera en Europa
Eiffage Energía construye la nueva planta de reciclaje de Repetco en Albacete

Eiffage Energia constructing new Repetco recycling plant in Albacete

Eiffage Energía is building a new recycling plant that implements Repetco's innovative technology in the Romica industrial estate in Albacete.

Cotec report shows the stagnation of the transition to a circular economy in Spain

Cotec report shows the stagnation of the transition to a circular economy in Spain

The waste gap in Spain: The difficulties of the new law for municipalities

The waste gap in Spain: The difficulties of the new law for municipalities | CONAMA | FuturENVIRO | Waste | Recycling | Circular Economy

AIMPLAS developing transformation processes for thermoplastic composites that can replace metal components of batteries

AIMPLAS desarrolla procesos de transformación para los composites termoplásticos que permitan sustituir los componentes metálicos de las baterías

The EIB, with the support of the European Commission, is financing a €30m loan...

The EIB, with the support of the European Commission, is financing a €30m loan for Carbios’ enzymatic recycling technology to support the circular economy

Repetco Innovations receives €30.8 million from the EIB to build a plastic delamination and...

Repetco Innovations receives €30.8 million from the EIB to build a plastic delamination and recycling plant

EREMA enters a new dimension with large-scale recycling plants

EREMA enters a new dimension with large-scale recycling plants

e-waste recycling sector reinforces its position as a creator of socioeconomic value in the...

e-waste recycling sector reinforces its position as a creator of socioeconomic value in the green economy

“The collection and reuse of post-consumer clothing are key elements in the EU’s circular...

“The collection and reuse of post-consumer clothing are key elements in the EU’s circular economy strategy”

Technology from Murcia uses insects to revolutionise waste treatment

Technology from Murcia uses insects to revolutionise waste treatment

Ecopilas and Fundación Ecomar ‘Ponte las pilas y recicla’ 2021 campaign collects 64% more...

Ecopilas and Fundación Ecomar ‘Ponte las pilas y recicla’ 2021 campaign collects 64% more used batteries than in 2020

EEW Schwedt Plant Turns to Asynchronous Technology from Recycling Pioneer Lindner

Nestled at the edge of the Lower Oder Valley National Park, the  Schwedt power plant, which belongs to the EEW Energy from Waste Group, supplies the local paper  industry with electricity and process steam....

Ecoembes revolutionises incentive-based recycling with the development of the smart yellow bin

Ecoembes revolutionises incentive-based recycling with the development of the smart yellow bin | FuturENVIRO

UN report on plastic pollution warns of false solutions and confirms need for urgent...

UN report on plastic pollution warns of false solutions and confirms need for urgent global action

STADLER renovates the CITR waste management facility managed by FCC Medio Ambiente in Las...

STADLER renovates the CITR waste management facility managed by FCC Medio Ambiente in Las Marinas, El Campello (Alicante) in Spain

Return of crowds to Vuelta a España allows Ecopilas to recycle 1.3 tonnes of...

Return of crowds to Vuelta a España allows Ecopilas to recycle 1.3 tonnes of used batteries

Calaf Grup completes LIFE PST SORT project for the development of a waste recovery...

CCalaf Grup completes LIFE PST SORT project for the development of a waste recovery technology that will generate annual revenues of between 50 and 100 million euros for the European recycling sector

RECOTRANS project uses microwaves and laser welding to obtain recyclable composites for the transport...

RECOTRANS project uses microwaves and laser welding to obtain recyclable composites for the transport industry

FER congress in Benidorm brings together over 400 representatives of the Spanish recycling industry

FER congress in Benidorm brings together over 400 representatives of the Spanish recycling industry

Siemens Gamesa launch of world’s first recyclable wind turbine blade for commercial use offshore

Siemens Gamesa presenta la primera pala reciclable del mundo, lista para su uso comercial offshore

Ecopilas celebrates the success of a great Vuelta 2021, with record citizen participation

Ecopilas celebrates the success of a great Vuelta 2021, with record citizen participation | FuturENVIRO | Ecopilas

Twenty organisations warn of waste sector paralysis due to poor functioning of compulsory electronic...

Twenty organisations warn of waste sector paralysis due to poor functioning of compulsory electronic procedures

Dry recyclables and light packaging: the sorting challenge

Dry recyclables and light packaging: the sorting challenge | STADLER | FuturENVIRO

European project to recover contaminated plastics from automotive, construction and electrical appliance industry waste

European project to recover contaminated plastics from automotive, construction and electrical appliance industry waste

Commitment to the economy the backbone of the SIGAUS Sustainability Report 2020

Commitment to the economy the backbone of the SIGAUS Sustainability Report 2020

STADLER signs agreement with Orizon Valorização de Resíduos for the construction of the largest...

With an eye to the future, STADLER recently signed an agreement with Orizon Valorização de Resíduos to build the largest mechanical sorting plant in Brazil. The agreement is of particular importance and aims to...

Pilot campaign underway to promote reuse of end-of-life mobile phones rather than accumulating them...

Pilot campaign underway to promote reuse of end-of-life mobile phones rather than accumulating them in the home

RECICLOS reward-based recycling scheme now up-and-running in all regions of Spain

Over 3,200,000 Spaniards can receive sustainable and social incentives by recycling their beverage cans and plastic bottles through this Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) in the more than 14,600 yellow bins equipped with RECICLOS technology....

Electronic equipment recycling withstands slowdown arising from pandemic in 2020 and Ecopilas breaks collection...

El reciclaje de aparatos electrónicos resistió la ralentización impuesta por la pandemia en 2020 y Ecopilas bate su récord de recogida

STADLER designs and builds the integrated sorting line for the LIFE4FILM project at the...

STADLER designs and builds the integrated sorting line for the LIFE4FILM project at the Granada plant operated by FCC Medio Ambiente

New mobile, modular chemical recycling system converts non-recyclable waste into high value-added additives

AIMPLAS coordinated the European LIFE ECOMETHYLAL Project, which has ended with the construction of a plant capable of extracting up to half a kilo of methylal from each kilo of non-recyclable waste. Methylal can...

Spanish Government ratifies 1st Circular Economy Action Plan with budget of €1,529 M

Spanish Government ratifies 1st Circular Economy Action Plan with budget of €1,529 M

EU e-waste targets difficult to achieve

Collectively, EU Member States collect and recover more discarded electrical and electronic equipment than most of the world. But the EU risks missing its more ambitious e-waste collection targets. A review by the European...

Spanish Cabinet sends Waste and Contaminated Land Bill to Parliament to drive circular, low-carbon...

For the first time in the history of Spanish legislation, the Bill sets out limitations on single-use plastics. It establishes restrictions on the use of such plastics for certain products, a tax to prevent...

Mass citizen “1m2 contra la basuraleza” (1plus2 against litter in nature) movement returns on...

Mass citizen “1m2 contra la basuraleza” (1plus2 against litter in nature) movement returns on June 12

BASF, Quantafuel and REMONDIS want to cooperate on chemical recycling of plastic waste

BASF, Quantafuel y REMONDIS unen esfuerzos para cooperar en el reciclaje químico de residuos plásticos

FCC Medio Ambiente participates in a wind-turbine blade recycling project to promote circular economy

FCC Medio Ambiente participates in a wind-turbine blade recycling project to promote circular economy

New compostable mulch film will facilitate management of plastic waste in agricultural sector and...

Nuevos acolchados compostables facilitarán la gestión de los residuos plásticos en el sector agrícola y lo proveerán de compost de calidad

ASELIP calls on Government to allocate €10,000 M to meeting EU recycling targets and...

ASELIP reclama al Gobierno 10.000 M€ para cumplir con los objetivos de reciclaje de la UE y la Agenda 2030

STADLER completes installation of new mechanical sorting plant of Ca Na Putxa, Ibiza

STADLER has designed and installed the new 50,000 m2 mechanical waste sorting plant that will serve the island of Ibiza. The facility was ordered in December 2020 by UTE (temporary consortium) GIREF, which is...

Fishing industry by-products and municipal solid waste are transformed into bioplastics for use in...

The European DAFIA Project, coordinated by AIMPLAS, provides the automotive and food packaging industries with sustainable solutions by developing biopolymers, flame-retardant additives and barrier packaging. This project is in line with circular economy criteria...

Innovative technology for chemical recycling of mattresses

Innovative technology for chemical recycling of mattresses

WEEE Forum expands in three continents to tackle the global e-waste challenge

The WEEE Forum, which represents e-waste Producer Responsibility Organisations throughout the world, is continuing to grow its global membership with the recent addition of new members from Colombia, South Africa, Spain and Lithuania. With worldwide...

BBVA recycles close to 90,000 credit and debit cards in Spain in just three...

BBVA has promoted the recycling of almost 90,000 cards, thanks to a collaboration agreement with environmental foundations ECOASIMELEC and ECOPILAS, both of which form part of RECYCLIA, Spain’s largest organisation for the management of waste electrical and electronic...

Green light for investment of €581 M in sanitation and wastewater treatment projects, implementation...

Luz verde a 581 M€ para proyectos de saneamiento y depuración, implementación de normativa de residuos y corrección de tendidos eléctricos

Advances in plastics recycling processes towards the creation of a circular economy

The development of a circular economy to address the plastic waste emergency hinges on the creation of demand for high-quality recyclates. STADLER, a leading supplier of sorting plants for the recycling industry, has experienced...

Plastics sector to invest over €260 M in Green Recovery

To facilitate the European Recovery Plan, EsPlásticos is promoting a macro-project to enhance the circularity of plastics and drive innovation. The project includes the creation of a research centre focusing on the circular economy, and the companies involved...

TIRME promotes circular economy project with thirty Balearic entities to obtain European funding

The project entitled “Closing the loop. Integrated strategy for the transition from the current tourism model to a circular model” seeks to attract up to 185 million euro from the Next Generation recovery fund. Some...
 Isabel Vela, una de las mujeres que ha conseguido empleo en la cadena de reciclaje a través del programa "Reciclar para cambiar vidas"

Women at risk of exclusion make their way in the waste sector. They now...

The Ecoembes social inclusion programme “Recycling to change lives” seeks to achieve equal opportunities for men and women in the world of work. In the last three years, the number of women at risk of social...

Área Metropolitana de Barcelona awards Ferrovial Services contract for treatment of waste from street...

Ferrovial Services will treat the waste from street cleaning in the municipalities that make up the metropolitan area for the next three years. The contract is worth over €23 M. El Área Metropolitana de Barcelona...
La cuarta planta de biorresiduos de la Xunta estará ubicada en el polígono empresarial de Verín

Galician Regional Government to build fourth biowaste plant with €5.5 million budget

The Galician Regional Government is to build its fourth biowaste treatment plant in the Pazos Business Park in the municipality of Verín. The announcement was made yesterday by the Regional Minister for the Environment, Territorial...

New project announced to deliver recycling supply chain for luxury cars

The University of Birmingham has announced a three-year research project with Bentley Motors to deliver a sustainable source of rare earth magnets for electric and hybrid vehicles for one of the most sought-after luxury...

European Parliament call for tighter EU consumption and recycling rules

The report, adopted today with 574 votes in favour, 22 against and 95 abstentions, is a response to the Commission’s Circular Economy Action Plan. Binding 2030 targets are needed for materials use and our consumption footprint,...

Digitisation, efficiency and decarbonisation the pillars of the Ecovidrio project for European Recovery Funds

Ecovidrio, a non-profit organisation responsible for the management of glass packaging waste recycling in Spain, has submitted the project "Glass: 100% recyclable, 100% sustainable, 100% ready for the future" for European recovery funds. The 13 initiatives...

TheCircularLab launches first circular economy startups map

In recent years, concern for the environment and the search for a more responsible and sustainable model of society for the planet, based on what is known as the circular economy, have come to...

RepescaPlas project achieves new high value-added products from marine litter through chemical recycling and...

The RepescaPlas project has ended its third year with a total of 4,218 kg of marine litter recovered from the ports of Marín in Galicia, La Restinga in El Hierro and Gandia in Valencia...

New methods for recycling artificial turf waste components for use in manufacture of new...

Installations of artificial turf have many advantages, including the number of hours they can be used for sporting activities and the amount of water saved on maintenance. However, when artificial turf reaches its end-of-life...

Plastics, a growing environmental and climate concern: how can Europe revert that trend?

While awareness, concern and action over how we dispose of plastics in the marine environment and elsewhere have grown enormously in recent years, there are many other and less known impacts of plastics, including...

TOMRA and Borealis open state-of-the-art plant for post-consumer plastic waste sorting and advanced mechanical...

TOMRA and Borealis have today announced the operational start of their advanced mechanical recycling demo plant in Lahnstein, Germany, the result of a partnership that marries chemistry with technology for unsurpassed results. “This plant is...

Recyclia fosters use of selective collection points for e-waste in Madrid

Recyclia colabora con el Ayuntamiento de Madrid en una campaña de información y de refuerzo de la señalización de estos puntos de recogida.

Procter&Gamble Mexico bolsters zero-waste policy with help of UNTHA

Esta es la tercera instalación llave en mano que la empresa encarga a UNTHA IBERICA para ayudar a su política de apoyo a la economía circular.

Greene to recover 50,000 tonnes of used textiles and footwear in Eco Challenge project

Elche-based company Greene Waste to Energy is participating as a partner in the Eco Challenge project, an initiative that brings together different companies in the footwear sector. Amongst other objectives, these companies are seeking...

Royal Decree to improve end-of-life battery, accumulator, and WEEE management

The new legislation incorporates the reforms introduced in 2018 by EU Directives governing both waste streams, particularly the obligation to implement economic instruments for the application of the waste hierarchy in the management of this waste

Lindner’s Patented Twin-Shaft Cutting System Ensures Precision with Maximum Efficiency

The way a twin-shaft shredding unit works is fairly simple: two tools moving in opposite directions draw in the collected waste material for shredding and crush it all together into smaller pieces. If it...

SUEZ reinforces presence in European hazardous waste market

Moving towards the circular economy in Spain Spain is strengthening its environmental legislation with the introduction of traceability of household and industrial waste, from production to the management of dedicated channels. The evolution of environmental...

New, more resistant materials for port fenders with up to 50% recycled content

 The DURPROMAT Project, funded by the Valencian Innovation Agency, is developing new materials to make port fenders that are more resistant to impact, UV radiation and the action of marine organisms. These new materials...

TOMRA Sorting Recycling and STADLER UK Limited chosen as technology providers for Viridor’s £15.4m...

En 2019, Viridor, una de las empresas más importantes del ámbito del reciclaje y gestión de residuos en Reino Unido, ha realizado un proyecto de mejora por valor de 17 millones de euros)en la planta de reciclaje de Masons, cerca de Ipswich, con el objetivo de modernizarla dentro del marco de un contrato de renovación de diez años firmado entre la compañía y el gobierno local de Suffolk

Ocean52 the first company to demonstrate the true recyclability of its packaging through the...

Sustainability is a commitment to the planet and not simply a marketing strategy. Ocean52 is aware of this and has, therefore, selected the Recyclability Seal methodology developed by Dríade Soluciones Medioambientales, which has the scientific support of the UNESCO Chair in Life Cycle and Climate Change ESCI-UPF and the guarantee of the Catalan Recovery Guild (a member of EuRIC and BIR)

UNTHA’s new shredder transforms the co-processing capacity of Geocycle Argentina

    An UNTHA XR3000C mobil-e shredder is now in operation at Geocycle’s co-processing facility in Córdoba, Argentina, as the innovative waste handler continues to progress towards a zero-waste future. The team – a 100% daughter company...

PREMET25: Área Metropolitana de Barcelona´s major waste initiative

Integrated waste management is one of the greatest challenges facing the metropolis of Barcelona. This includes prevention and taking the steps necessary to move from a linear to a circular economy in which the...

Circular economy wins is Valencia

Evolving towards a circular economy is a very important challenge for any society due to what it involves: more efficient use of resources and reducing the exploitation of raw materials in order to guarantee...

Residual material from the forest industry could become new cover material for mining waste

The main objective when covering mining waste is to minimize the total oxygen penetration through the sealing layer to the underlying mining waste and thereby limit weathering and leaching of, for example, heavy metals....

Life HaloSep inaugurated – a unique facility for fly ash recycling

In Sweden as well as in many other countries around the world, incineration plants create a significant amount of electricity and district heating for society. A problematic by-product of the process is the fly...

64% of Spaniards would stop buying a product without guarantees of recyclability

Awareness has grown in recent years of the need to increase the recycling rate in Spain and the necessity for recycled material to be in the production cycle for longer periods, which are two...

Over 200 packaging companies join Ecovidrio’s new Business Waste Prevention Plans

This year, over 200 bottling companies from the beer, wine, spirits and cider sectors, amongst others, have signed up for Ecovidrio’s Business Waste Prevention Plans 2020-2022. Ecovidrio is the non-profit organisation responsible for managing...

Machines that reward recycling begin to be deployed in Spain

From today, Spain has machines in operation which will provide rewards each time they are used to recycle cans and plastic beverage bottles. When citizens deposit these items in the machines, not only will...

Operadora de Ferrocaril y Manejo de Rellenos (OFMRS) inaugurates Stadler sorting plant in Mexico

Mexico is one of the world’s ten biggest producers of Municipal Solid Waste on account of its vast size and large population. The country generates around 120,000 tonnes of waste a day, which add...

FCC Medio Ambiente winner of the EBAE Awards 2019/2020 for its 100%-electric, industrial chassis-platform...

  The award ceremony, that took place in the "Rastro Madrid" location, was chaired by His Majesty the King Felipe VI, who emphasized in his message that this award shows the commitment of Spanish companies,...

FECE and AMBILAMP enter into collaboration agreement for lighting waste management

According to Carlos Moreno-Figueroa, General Secretary at FECE, “this agreement enables us to cut costs, provide better service to consumers and comply with legal obligations related to the collection of electrical and electronic equipment”. In...

Geocycle and UNTHA: A partnership looking to the future

Since the 1970s, Dundee, Michigan-based Geocycle LLC, a part of the global Geocycle network, has developed tailored industrial and municipal waste management services for its customers. With Switzerland-based building material producer LafargeHolcim under the Geocycle brand, the...

STADLER celebrates history of pioneering innovation with milestone of 1,000 th ballistic separator

STADLER won Vaersa’s public tender for the supply of the ballistic separators with the score. “We are pleased to be working with STADLER. We already knew of their excellent reputation and that it is...

Spanish football league joins battery recycling campaign

Six football clubs from the Santander and SmartBank leagues are collaborating with the environmental foundation Ecopilas in the recycling of used batteries and supporting the drive to raise awareness of this practice amongst citizens....

SIGNUS transforms almost 200,000 tonnes of tyres collected in Spain in 2019 into new...

  In 2019, SIGNUS managed 188,631 tonnes of end-of-life tyres, converting them into useful new products for different applications. Of the tyres collected, almost 12% were prepared for reuse (second-hand or retreaded tyres) and the...

Electronic waste: A growing, valuable but underutilised resource

According to the United Nations, 53.6 million tonnes of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) was generated worldwide in 2019. This is the equivalent of 7.3 kg per capita, 21% higher than in 2014,...

Ecocentral Granada at the forefront of recycling in Europe

  LIFE4FILM and LIFE PLASMIX In this report, we will describe the different stages and processes of two European LIFE projects based in Granada in which FCC is participating as project coordinator. The initial classification stages...

Luhai builds National Resource Recycling Base with TOMRA’s sensor based-sorting technology

The company’s main focus lies in the recycling of various kinds of post-industrial and post-consumer plastics, as well as producing recycled plastic pallets, pulpwoodplastic composite (WPC), and refuse derived fuel (RDF). In addition to...

AIMPLAS starts research to develop more efficient methods of recycling composite materials

The aerospace industry is increasing its use of composite materials because of the advantages they offer in terms of weight reduction and strength. One of the drawbacks of these composite materials is the complexity...

European battery recycling sector calls on EU for new collection target calculation criteria

  Eucobat, the association that represents Europe’s most important battery recycling collection systems, has once again called on the European Commission for new collection target calculation criteria for this type of waste. The request comes...

paperChain assesses the use of industrial waste in the construction sector

An industrial pavilion and a road section, both in the Aveiro region, are the first visible results of using waste generated in the pulp and paper industry in precast concrete structures and in bituminous...

LINZ AG have once again put their faith in Lindner’s Miura 1500

With over 3,000 people working for the Austrian company, LINZ AG is one of the largest multi-utility providers in this industrial region along the River Danube. LINZ AG's tasks include the supply of energy...

ELIOT project set to enhance environmental sustainability of aeronautics with new biocomposite recycling methods

In view of strong anticipated growth in the coming decades, the aeronautics industry is working to develop promising technologies that reduce its impact on the environment. High-performance composites have become one of the keys to...

Autonomous Community of Madrid recovers 13,124 t of used oil in 2019

In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, SIGAUS is committed to contributing to the economic and social recovery of the Autonomous Community of Madrid in environmental terms. In the knowledge of the importance of...

STADLER acquires majority stake in weeeSwiss Technology AG, strengthening its offer with cutting-edge...

STADLER has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in weeeSwiss Technology AG, which specializes in the design, construction and operation of turn-key Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) recycling plants. With this move, STADLER...

New treatment plant for Slovenian recycler Dinos

With 19 waste depots in operation, Dinos is considered one of the largest waste management and recycling companies in Slovenia. The company collects and recycles non-ferrous materials (glass, wood, plastic and paper), metals (all...

FCC’s Material Recycling Facility at Houston (Texas) honoree as the Best Recycling Facility of...

FCC won this same award   in 2017 for its Dallas MRF, also in Texas. These facts allowed the company to become the biggest recycling firm in the Lone Star State. The Houston MRF started operations...

New Untha XR3000C mobil-e shredder in operation at Korn Recycling

Recycling sector compliance requirements are increasing in line with the growing diversity of materials. Alexander Korn, Managing Director of Korn Recycling, also sees it this way when defining the criteria for a new shredding...

2019, another great year for selective glass collection in Spain

We closed 2019 with more good news. An all-time record of 896,450 tonnes of glass jars and bottles was collected in the green containers. With each passing year, we are coming ever closer to...

How to foster the circular economy through citizen participation: pilot project in district of...

The 15M movement brought about a change in the way of doing politics. The philosophy that decisions come unilaterally from government bodies has started to be questioned and it is now felt that account...

Vecoplan with its new VRZ shredder for recycling and reprocessing waste wood

Vecoplan’s new VRZ shredder stands out in particular due to its rotor: Instead of conventional cutting tools, this unit is equipped with sickle-shaped ripper teeth. As a result, the machine can even break up...

The high-performance professional when it comes to metal shredding

One of the reasons why the UNTHA XR shredder is predestined for metal processing is its unique drive concept, built around energy efficiency and high performance. Thanks to the slow-running rotor, this single-shaft machine...

The Lindner Film Examiner

In recent years Lindner Washtech GmbH has evolved into a technological leader in the field of PE film recycling, now with over 50 washing systems installed worldwide. Many new developments such as the patented...

The alliance for packaging recyclability: A need that has become a reality

Quantitative environmental indicators Apart from the most common environmental impact categories in lifecycle assessment, such as climate change (measured in terms of carbon footprint), water consumption (measured by water footprint), and others such as...

Balers, compactors & ballistic separators

In line with its objective to become a benchmark publication in the waste management and recovery market, FuturENVIRO presents a series of specials that are now regarded as invaluable reference and consultation guides for...

Plastics recycling in Europe must be expanded massively

Plastics recycling in Europe is changing drastically: recycling requirements are ever-increasing and consumers are putting more and more pressure on trade and industry to handle plastics in a responsible manner. Against this backdrop, the EU...

UNTHA boosts PASA’s SRF manufacturing capabilities in Mexico

Total waste management specialist Promotora Ambiental SAB de CV (PASA) has strengthened its Waste to Energy capabilities in Mexico, with the investment in a second Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF) manufacturing line. The company hit industry...

The UOC and MIT collaborate on the design of low-cost sensors to automate clothing...

The fashion industry is currently responsible for the generation of 92 million tonnes of waste and 20% of the world's wastewater. In this context, one of the major challenges facing this sector is finding...

TOMRA Sorting Recycling celebrates digital launch of its latest and advance sorting solutions

Yesterday, Tuesday 9 June, marked the global launch of TOMRA Sorting Recycling’s latest advanced sorting solutions to meet demand for faster, more efficient and smarter material sorting – both now and in the future....

Food waste recycler Andigestion achieves prestigious ADCS certification

Food waste recycler Andigestion’s Holsworthy site in Devon has become only the third plant in the UK to achieve certification under a new scheme which recognises good operational, environmental and health & safety performance. Holsworthy recycles...

PET recycling towards a circular economy

Lightweight and inexpensive, plastic is one of the world’s most used materials, but its extreme durability means that effective end-of-life management is critical. High quality recycling is therefore an indispensable solution for processing plastic...