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6 March 2019

2018 packaging targets met, but ‘challenge ahead’

Packaging experts have welcomed the news that recycling targets for 2018 look to have been met, but have warned that 2019 targets could be more challenging. The comments come following the release of the 2018 Q4 packaging data, ...

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8 April 2019

CRJ Services fully integrates Matpro Machinery

 

Following what the companies have described as “a successful period of partnership”, CRJ Services and Matpro Machinery have announced the full amalgamation of the two companies into a single brand. From the start of the month...

26 March 2019

Cheshire waste wood gasification facility ‘fully operational’

 

The 170,000 tonnes-per-year capacity ‘Ince Bio Power’ waste wood gasification facility in Cheshire is now fully operational, developer Bioenergy Infrastructure Group (BIG) announced today (26 March). Ince Bio Power forms part ...

20 March 2019

See recycling equipment demos at Letsrecycle Live

 

Details of some of the live recycling equipment demonstrations to feature at the inaugural Letsrecycle Live trade event have been released, with the event now just over two months away. The

11 March 2019

Plans outlined for Cheshire gasification plant

 

A waste gasification facility with the capacity to process up to 175,000 tonnes of waste wood and refuse derived fuel is under development at the Protos energy hub near Ellesmere Port in Cheshire. Output from the plant would be ...

7 March 2019

Geminor acquires Norwegian biofuel business

 

Waste fuels specialist, Geminor, has acquired Norwegian biofuel producer Bøn Biobrensel AS. According to the firm, the move strengthens its position in the Nordic secondary fuels market. Geminor chief ...

4 March 2019

News in brief (04/03/2019)

 

With news on: Mersey charity spreads recycling message; Suez and Anthesis launch legislation ‘calculator’; Powys issues reminder over waste collections, and; WRA chair bags award.

28 February 2019

Vehicle and equipment round-up (28/02/2019)

 

With news on: Eco Sustainable installs Untha shredder at Parley site; Tudor Griffiths bags Blue machine; Restore Datashred adds MDX-3 to vehicle fleet; and, A&A Elphinstone acquires Doosan and Bobcat excavators.

27 February 2019

ACP appoints wood sector representative

 

The Advisory Committee on Packaging (ACP) and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs have announced today (27 February) that John Dye from Scott Pallets has been appointed to represent the wood packaging sector on the ...

18 February 2019

Options set out for packaging waste reform

 

Full details of the options for a reformed producer responsibility system for packaging waste have been published by the government today (18 February). The details come within one of the four Resources and Waste Strategy ...

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