Paper & Textiles News

Feb 27, 2017
UK exports of recovered paper broke new ground last year in climbing to just short of 5 million tonnes.

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Feb 17, 2017
Developed countries are shifting more and more toward plastic packaging, which poses a challenge for the paper industry. Also, the amount of paper...
Feb 07, 2017
As part of the BIR's ongoing efforts to persuade the East African Community (EAC) to review its directive to phase out imports of used textiles...
Feb 06, 2017
Last week's IMPACTPapeRec project conference in the Spanish city of Barcelona brought together representatives of the various elements of the...
Feb 03, 2017
Paper recycler Van Houtum of the Netherlands has announced a Euro 5 million investment in a joint venture for the production of ECOR, a sustainable...
Jan 27, 2017
The European Parliament's environment, public health and food safety committee has adopted a waste package that enshrines the concept of a...
Jan 25, 2017
Europe's largest recovered fibre exporting nation was within touching distance of a record-high sales performance in 2016, according to latest...
Jan 16, 2017
The Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy, the realigning of shipping alliances and the possibility of mergers impacted container and shipping space...
Jan 05, 2017
Japan Airlines has announced plans to transform used clothing into jet fuel. It is hoped the unique recycling project will make a big difference in a...
Dec 14, 2016
The UK, Europe’s largest exporter of recovered fibre by far, shipped more overseas in October than in any month since February, according to latest...
Dec 09, 2016
Reflecting the increasing trend among paper companies to use technical measurement in their control procedures, the Confederation of European Paper...