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The amount of paper available for recycling fell by 0.3% in 2016 compared to 2015, according to CEPI.
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After seven years of service, paper exporter ACN Europe (UK) has bid farewell to Steven Farncombe.
Image for Energy and utility businesses unit to address the skills gap
The energy and utilities sector, including recycling and waste management, requires 221,000 new recruits by 2027, in order to provide the essential services its customers seek and the infrastructure the UK needs for its economic growth.
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BIR’s ferrous division president has said that he expects volatility in the recycled ferrous metal market to continue in 2017.
Image for OCC and mixed papers keep rising in recycling market
Paper grades were the only real movers in last week’s recycling market, according to the latest Intelligence report.
Image for Quality First Recycling Conference announced
A conference is to take place that will look at how to improve the quality of materials for recycling.
Image for Bacardi make soap out of lemons left in bar drinks
Bars in Australia and New Zealand have been collecting left behind lemons from drinks and giving them to Bacardi to make soap.
Image for IKEA selling kitchen fronts made out of recycled PET bottles
Global retailer IKEA has begun selling a range of kitchens with the doors and other fronts made out of PET bottles and reclaimed wood.
Image for The International Aluminium Institute launches tool to visualise value chain from bauxite to scrap
A new web-based tool has been launched by the International Aluminium Institute (IAI) that shows how aluminium moves through the value chain.
Image for Recoup launch revised Recyclability by Design guide for plastics
The sixth edition of Recyclability by Design has been issued by Recoup.
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How to bake zero waste bagels

Maple Leaf Bakery has been working with Biffa IWM to not only reduce its waste, but also wipe out waste cost. Famous in the UK for its New York Bakery Co. bagel range, Maple Leaf Foods is a multi-national firm that produces goods such as bread and croissants particularly in its home nation of Canada but also in the Untied States.

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BMW i3 built to close the loop

The new electric car from BMW is a zero emission vehicle that has been manufactured with sustainability at its heart. Launched with great fanfare at the end of July, the BMW i3 is the company’s first model in its new i series of cars that aims to find solutions for vehicles in a world of climate change, dwindling resources and increasing urbanisation.

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