The recovered paper sector continues to respond to regulatory changes with little or no warning from China and countries in Southeast Asia.
Recycling facilities are seeing an increase in fires because of lithium-ion batteries.
While new equipment is a major investment, proper planning can help MRF operators minimize risk.
A robotic sorting system at Dem-Con’s Shakopee, Minnesota, MRF is learning how to sort cartons from the material stream.
The American Trucking Associations is advocating for measures it hopes will keep trucks moving on America’s highways.
Attendees looked toward the future at WasteExpo 2018, focusing on equipment, safety and the next generation of industry leaders.
Attendees of the 2018 Bureau of International Recycling spring convention were in a trading climate much different from that of one year earlier.