Posted on September 30th, 2011 No comments
PlasticsEurope, the association representing European plastics producers, has released the results of its first study on polyolefins recycling and recovery rates for rigid applications in Europe. According to PlasticsEurope, the study analyzes recycling and recovery figures for France, Germany, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom
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PlasticsEurope Reports Findings on Polyolefin Recycling
Posted on September 27th, 2011 No comments
Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery , which is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2011, has been nominated for an entrepreneurial award that is given to businesses in the Netherlands. Bollegraaf, headquartered in Appingedam, Netherlands, was nominated by a jury of public officials and fellow entrepreneurs for the Groninger Enterprise 2011 Award.
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Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery Nominated for Entrepreneurial Award
Posted on September 22nd, 2011 No comments
Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd., based in Bangkok, has signed an agreement with WIT Beteiligungs GmbH and Wellman International Trading, affiliates of the holding company Aurelius AG, to acquire a 100 percent stake in the recycling and fiber manufacturing businesses of Wellman International in Europe for around €42 million (US$56.6 million)
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Indorama Acquiring European Plastics Recycling Firm
Posted on August 9th, 2011 No comments
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Ferrous Scrap, Italy
Posted on August 3rd, 2011 No comments
The Spanish Parliament has passed the Act on Waste and Contaminated Land, which includes initiatives designed to expand the nation’s recycling infrastructure. The Spanish Association of Paper and Cardboard (REPACAR) says the new law is designed to promote recycling throughout Europe and implement a system that would expand existing recycling programs. Industry leaders represented by REPACAR say they are pleased the Act on Waste and Contaminated Land passed and hopes it will work as designed to improve recycling and waste collection systems.
Spanish Parliament Passes Waste Act
Posted on February 21st, 2011 No comments
The French recycling company Paprec announced that it has recently acquired Sophed Santiard, based in Marseille, France, a company that specializes in transportation and recycling. According to a Paprec news release, the new facility allows the company to strengthen its business in the PACA region of France.
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Paprec Acquires French Recycler
Posted on September 24th, 2009 No comments
Facilities in Belgium, France receive certifications.
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Tube City European Facilities Achieve Certifications
Posted on September 10th, 2009 No comments
PGP Corporation, a global leader in enterprise data protection, has announced the results of its inaugural annual study by The Ponemon Institute, identifying the steps French organisations are taking in order to safeguard their confidential data. The 2009 Annual Study: France Enterprise Encryption Trends study, which polled 414 IT security professionals at enterprises and public sector organisations, found that 67 percent of French organisations have been hit by at least one data breach incident within the last year, with 18 percent having been hit by more than five incidents.
Posted on July 23rd, 2009 No comments
Tesco, Europe’s second-largest retailer, is counting on an army of outside programmers to create applications that will enable easy shopping on its Web site via mobile devices and other interfaces, following a similar move by Best Buy to release its APIs to the developer community. An official with the $85 billion Tesco, the world’s third-largest retailer behind Wal-Mart and France’s Carrefour, detailed the move this week in some Web and blob entries.”Our customers tell us that to differentiate ourselves we must be proactive, we must inspire them and we must make grocery shopping easier and faster,” wrote Nick Lansley, Tesco’s head of research and development. “Perhaps this new immersive experience needs to be a great mobile phone application or perhaps a 3D virtual store or shopping through the TV set-top box or a third party recipe site where ingredients can be added straight to your basket.”
Posted on June 18th, 2009 No comments
Facility is the second one for France Plastique Recyclage in France.
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Plastic Bottle-to-Bottle Recycling Plant Being Built in France