This Recycling news page includes headlines, articles, and citations about recycling news from diverse, English-language news sources around the world.
News articles are ordered by publication date, with the newest article listed first and the oldest article listed last.
- Fifth of councils see recycling cost rise after China ban
Councils are being hit hard by the rising cost of recycling, with some saying they paid around £500,000 more over the past year.
Sky News. Saturday, 20 Oct 2018.
- Plastic recycling firms accused of abusing market
The Environment Agency is probing claims exporters are abusing the recycled plastics market.
BBC News. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- Recycling options dwindle for councils hit by China ban
A number of councils are re-thinking their recycling policies as dealing with unwanted plastic becomes more difficult.
Sky News. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- Thousands of tonnes of plastic that were meant to be recycled will now be burned
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Southampton City Council, both in Hampshire, are understood to be the first to close their recycling banks.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 18 Oct 2018.
- Space trash from SpaceX washes up on North Carolina - CNET
Perhaps Elon Musk might want it for his recycling efforts?
CNET. Thursday, 18 Oct 2018.
- Waste not, want not: P&G venture aims to squeeze new life out of Italy's dirty diapers
A joint venture between Procter & Gamble and Italian healthcare group Angelini is working to create a sustainable recycling loop that would allow dirty diapers to be turned into plastic bottle caps and viscose clothing.
Reuters. Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018.
- Take a Number: Cats v. Rats? In New York, the Rats Win
At a recycling plant in Brooklyn, fat, stealthy rats were more than a match for feral cats, scientists found.
New York Times. Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018.
- WATCH: Newborn boy found dead at recycling center
Workers at a recycling center in Stamford, Conn., made the tragic discovery while they were processing recyclable materials around 8:40 a.m. Tuesday, Stamford Police Lt. Tom Scanlon told ABC News.
ABC News. Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018.
- Newborn boy found dead at recycling center: Police
Workers found the baby while they were processing recyclable materials.
ABC News. Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018.
- BMW, Northvolt and Umicore team up on battery recycling
BMW will team up with Northvolt, which is building Europe's largest battery factory in Sweden, and Belgium's Umicore to develop a process for electric car batteries to be recycled.
AutoNews.com. Monday, 15 Oct 2018.
- BMW, Northvolt and Umicore team up on battery sustainability
BMW is partnering with Swedish battery company Northvolt and Belgian materials and recycling group Umicore on a project to create a sustainable life cycle for batteries, the companies said on Monday.
Reuters. Monday, 15 Oct 2018.
- Far Eastern New Century develops polyester-recycling tool
Taiwan-based textile supplier Far Eastern New Century (FENC) is to debut a chemical recycling product for textiles at the upcoming Taipei Innovative Textile Application Show (TITAS).
Just Style. Thursday, 11 Oct 2018.
- Why America's recycling industry is in the dumps
Municipalities are making tough choices as recycling becomes unprofitable for some communities
CBS News. Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018.
- The challenge of recycling waste in Antarctica
How do scientists in the Antarctic minimise the waste generated by their research stations?
BBC News. Tuesday, 9 Oct 2018.
- Crisp giant Walkers launches recycling scheme to allow customers to post their empty packets
Customers in the UK will be able to send their empty bags (pictured) directly to a recycling firm from December - completely free of charge.
Daily Mail. Friday, 5 Oct 2018.
Related Directory Page(s)
Recycling Centers News Headlines and News Summaries