• Erema Group acquires 60 percent stake in Plasmac

    Erema Group acquires 60 percent stake in Plasmac0

    Leading manufacturer of recycling machines expands its in-house product range Looking to expand its range of tailor-made plastic recycling solutions for in-house applications, the Austrian Erema Group has acquired 60 percent of the recycling machine manufacturer Plasmac Srl. The remaining 40 percent of the recycling machine manufacturer is owned by Syncro Group, a manufacturer in

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  • UN report: 50m tonnes of WEEE discarded every year

    UN report: 50m tonnes of WEEE discarded every year0

    Less than 20% of e-scrap is formally recycled, with 80% either ending up in landfill or being informally recycled Global e-waste production is on track to reach 120 million tonnes per year by 2050 if current trends continue, according to a report from the Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy (PACE) and the UN E-Waste

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  • Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS) Dubai moves to new location

    Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS) Dubai moves to new location0

    Increases in e-waste recycling services motivate SRS to move into larger facility  Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading global provider of electronics recycling and IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, recently moved to a larger facility in Jebel Ali due to fast growing demand for services in the UAE. The new facility is four times larger,

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  • KIZAD launches Polymers Park to capitalise on polymers and plastics export market

    KIZAD launches Polymers Park to capitalise on polymers and plastics export market0

    Parks expected to create up to 7,000 jobs and add USD 2.5 billion to GDP by 2025; KIZAD Polymers Park focuses on innovation and sustainability in plastic production, helping to commercialise the recycling of plastic waste KIZAD (Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi), part of Abu Dhabi Ports, launched KIZAD Polymers Park, which will form an

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  • Pioneer Cement to use fuel from waste for production

    Pioneer Cement to use fuel from waste for production0

    Signs pact with Emirates RDF company to become one of the first cement companies to use fuel derived from household waste  Ras Al Khaimah-based Pioneer Cement Industries recently signed an agreement with Emirates RDF that will lead to the use of fuel derived from household waste in its production plant. Pioneer Cement is one of

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  • Suez awarded five waste contracts worth €100m across Europe

    Suez awarded five waste contracts worth €100m across Europe0

    French environmental services firm Suez announced it has strengthened its recycling & recovery activities in Europe with the award and renewal of five contracts worth some 100 million in total revenues. Two of the contracts involve municipal waste management in Germany. The company said that the Waste Management Association of Chemnitz (Land of Saxony) organised

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