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Defra has proposed new targets for paper, steel, aluminium and wood packaging 29 November 2016

Defra outlines proposed packaging targets to 2020

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has today (29 November) outlined proposed recycling targets for paper, steel, aluminium and wood packaging up to 2020. [caption id="attachment_114666" align="...

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With news on: APEAL raises awareness about steel benefits; Cawleys match charity fund raising; Anti-littering poster to feature on Herefordshire waste vehicles, and; Re3 paper and card campaign.

With news on: M&S Christmas card recycling scheme; LIFE project funds industrial conveyor belt from recycled plastic; Gilder Environmental awarded contract for Tamar AD plant, and; Envac to install vacuum waste collection system in Norway.

With news on: South Devon College contract; Charity backs scrapyard reclamation; MEP in DS Smith visit, and; European paper recycling rate.

With news on: Goudsmit redesigns non-ferrous separator; Ribbex installs grit removal system; GJF Fabrications designs counter-contamination skip; Shredding technology boosts Ecogen capacity, and; ETW Energietechnik upgrades biogas to RNG.

Waste management firm BPR Group has installed an automatic bin washing line at its materials recycling facility and shredding depot in Purfleet, developed by waste container cleaning specialist VIP Bin Cleaning. The system was...

Palm Paper is understood to be in the process of starting up production of newsprint again after the fire which occurred at its King’s Lynn mill in Norfolk earlier this month. “Accidental ignition of paper” has been revealed...

Targets for the collection of packaging waste for recycling look likely to be met comfortably in 2016 – figures published for the third quarter of the year suggest, indicating that PRN prices across some materials could fall. ...

A major exporter of paper for recycling from the UK, Cycle Link International, has held a seminar on quality in Suzhou, China which was attended by a number of representatives from the UK. One of those present, Simon Ellin, ...

The UK’s largest paper mill and recycling business, DS Smith is “getting back into the local authority” sector in a search for cheaper recycling material, local authority recycling officers were told this week. Speaking to ...

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