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Public Utilities, Waste Management

Renault wants to generate 1 billion euros from ‘circular economy’ by 2030

April 19, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

Renault is going to turn its Flins factory outside Paris into a research, recycling and repair centre and will generate more than 1 billion euros in sales from circular economy. Renault’s chief executive Luca de Meo told the french “du […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Li-Cycle to Build New Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Facility in Arizona

April 15, 2021

Via: Waste360

Li-Cycle Corp. (“Li-Cycle” or “the Company”), an industry leader in lithium-ion battery resource recovery and the largest lithium-ion battery recycler in North America, today announced that the Company will build its third commercial lithium-ion battery recycling facility, to be located […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Ford and HP collaborate to transform 3d waste into auto parts

April 13, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

The recycled materials are being used to manufacture injection-molded fuel-line clips installed first on Super Duty F-250 trucks. The parts have better chemical and moisture resistance than conventional versions, are 7 percent lighter and cost 10 percent less. The Ford […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

NWRA Calls on Congressmen to Support Incentives for Increased Private Sector Domestic Recycling Infrastructure

April 8, 2021

Via: Waste360

Arlington, VA – Congressmen Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) and Larry Buschon (R-IN) reintroduced the Realizing the Economic Opportunities and Values of Expanding Recycling (RECOVER) Act on April 5. The legislation, which mirrors the bill they introduced in late 2019, would provide […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Recycling: Facebook and The Recycling Partnership launched free digital tool

March 30, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

The initiative is the result of a collaboration between The Recycling Partnership, Facebook, and leading consumer packaged goods brands like PepsiCo. The Recycling Partnership, a national nonprofit working to transform recycling for good while activating a circular economy in the […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Facebook & The Recycling Partnership Bring Local Solutions to Recycling

March 25, 2021

Via: Waste360

Last week, The Recycling Partnership announced the launch of Communities for Recycling, a national initiative designed to provide Americans with real-time, personalized, and hyper-local recycling information through Facebook Messenger. The program is being piloted in Atlanta and Fort Worth, with […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Pilot plant for plastic recyclate to optimize circular economy

March 22, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

“The plant embodies the principles of the -platform founded by Borealis to research innovations in the field of circular plastics,” explains Lucrèce Foufopoulos, Borealis Executive Vice President Polyolefins, Innovation & Technology and Circular Economy Solutions. “We offer brand owners and […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Hong Kong’s new recycling plant boost circular economy

March 15, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

The opening of Hong Kong’s first advanced plastic recycling plant mid-this year could kick-start a “closed loop” of turning household resin waste into recycled material, in line with the government’s waste blueprint. New Life Plastics will process up to 100 […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Researchers develop improved recycling process for carbon fibres

March 12, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

Many materials can only be recycled so many times before they begin to wear out. This is the case with carbon fibre reinforced polymer (CFRP) composites, non-biodegradable materials which, until now, have lacked a viable recycling method. CRFP composites are […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

J&M Sanitation Deploys BYD, Amrep Electric Refuse Trucks

March 3, 2021

Via: Waste360

KUNA, Idaho — J&M Sanitation, a family-owned business serving Kuna, Idaho, has deployed two all-electric Class 8 refuse trucks, the first such battery-electric, zero-emission vehicles in Idaho. The trucks are replacing two current diesel vehicles, resulting in cleaner air and […]