Special Reports Monday 25 June 2018
22 June 2018

Looking ahead to RWM 2018


With RWM 2018 quickly approaching, Edward Sims from the event's owners, the Prysm Group looks ahead to what will be on offer.

14 June 2018

Liebherr Group confirms expansion plans


SPECIAL REPORT: Letsrecycle.com’s Rob Mowat recently visited two of the Liebherr Group’s facilities in Kirchdorf, Germany, to discuss business expansion plans for 2018/19. The equipment manufacturer recently announced that it ...

11 June 2018

Circular Tourism


In this analysis, Emma Whittet, a consultant in the resource efficiency and waste management team at Ricardo Energy & Environment, looks at ways to make tourism fit in more with circular economy principles. There is no doubt...

11 June 2018

Suez unveils Dutch plastics recovery facility


Resource management firm Suez and multinational plastics and chemicals company, LyondellBasell, have joined forces to recycle plastics at a specialised facility near Maastricht, Holland. The technology at the facility, which ...

18 May 2018

Commercialisation and HWRCs


Brian Mayne and John Woodruff from the Resource Efficiency & Waste Management team at Ricardo Energy & Environment look at the options for commercialisation of HWRCs Against a backdrop of...

10 April 2018

Concerns raised over WEEE scheme for HWRCs


Strong concerns over the system set up to ensure that waste electrical and electronic equipment is collected from civic amenity sites and HWRCs, have been raised by several businesses within the WEEE sector. The concerns come as ...

4 April 2018

Innovation and waste management


Local authorities are trying to be innovative as they look to reduce costs and keep up with everything from Brexit to market developments, as Brian Mayne of Ricardo Energy & Environment writes in this special report for letsrecycle.com.

13 March 2018

Recycling Technologies firms up plans for Scottish pyrolysis plant


The creators from a company behind a machine which they say can turn all post-consumer plastics into oil have distanced themselves from similar ideas in the past which failed to come to fruition. And, at the end of February, the ...

21 February 2018

China ban sees more plastic for domestic market


Joshua Doherty assesses the outlook for plastics recycling in the light of import restrictions in China. Plastic recyclers appear to be remaining cautiously optimistic about export markets in the face of market challenges...