EU scrap exports to China halted amid no consensus on 'waste' regulation
29 November 2021
Scrap metal shipments have been halted from European Union countries to China following a lack of regulatory consensus between the parties on what constitutes 'waste' and 'recyclable raw materials', ...
EU scrap exports to China halted amid no consensus.pdf
BIR warns: “Circular Economy must remain global”
25 November 2021
Last week, the European Commission revealed the proposed changes to its 2013 EU Waste Shipment Regulation. The Regulation controls both imports and exports, of both hazardous and non-hazardous wastes ...
Début novembre au Bureau International du Re-cyclage (BIR), l’Américain Gregory Schnitzer a cédé la présidence de la division Métaux ferreux à l’Allemand Denis Reuter, directeur des opérations de TSR ...
Rendez-vous avec Arnaud Brunet, DG du BIR - Liberté et qualité!
24 November 2021
Quelle est l’ambiance générale ? L’année 2021 en particulier pour l’ensemble des métaux a été bonne. Les professionnels sont plutôt con-tents. Cela augure d’une bonne dyna-mique pour 2022, toujours a ...
Waste shipping industry fears free-trade fallout under European Green Deal changes
23 November 2021
https://schema.org/ImageObject"> 23 Nov 2021 --- The EU is coming under fire from a range of European, national and international recycling industry associations for its proposed amendments to waste ...
EU's WSR plan harms free and fair trade: associations
22 November 2021
Global recycling association the Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) and the European Recycling Industries' Confederation (EuRIC), along with some European national recycling associations, have c ...
BIR: European Commission’s proposal diverges from free and fair trade
19 November 2021
Waste & Recycling Middle East & Africa
The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) warns, “Circular Economy must remain global.” The European Commission has revealed the proposed changes to its 2013 EU Waste Shipment Regulation. The Regul ...
BIR concern at proposed EU waste shipment regulations
19 November 2021
The European Commission has published its long-awaited proposals to tighten the regulations on the export of waste to both OECD and non-OECD countries. A list will be drawn up of non-OECD countries t ...
WEEE recycling experiences ripple effect of “the fight for raw materials”, according to BIR E-Scrap Committee
18 November 2021
Recycling Product News
The latest developments in the world of electrical and electronic equipment recycling were debated at the BIR E-Scrap Committee webinar broadcast on November 17, 2021, with expert insights focusing o ...
South Korea's LS Nikko to recycle 50,000 phones, targeting copper, precious metal recovery
15 November 2021
South Korea's copper smelter LS Nikko is diversifying its raw-materials portfolio by smelting circuit boards in mobile phones collected across the country, the company said on Monday November 15. The ...
BRUXELLES (MPE-Média) - M. Francisco Donoso Managing Director ALBA SERVICIOS VERDES (Espagne) a été élu président de la division Papier du BIR, a annoncé ce 10 novembre le past Pdt du BIR et de la Di ...
BIR Paper Division has new president - Veteran board member Francisco Donoso accepts president’s role.
11 November 2021
The board of the Paper Division of the Brussels-based Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) has appointed Francisco Donoso as its new divisional president. Donoso is Managing Director at ALBA Servi ...