Resource efficiency

How meta-mapping and AI can aid the circular economy

From AI in bins to ‘Uberisation’ and meta-mapping, the industrial and commercial waste management sector is awash with hi-tech data innovations.

The waste management and recycling sector as we know it emerged in the early 19th Century ...

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On the road to CARS & MRE

As we approach the Complete Auto Recycling Show & Metals Recycling Event, we take a closer look at what’s in store for visitors ahead of the 2018 show. And, with a record number of exhibitors, visitors and speakers in attendance, CARS & MRE is ...



Russia's big problem with waste

Russia says it wants to process 80% of its waste by 2030 – a rise from only 4% in 2015.

This ambitious goal will apparently be achieved through the establishment of a separate waste collection system and by building recycling plants in ...





Turning low-grade plastic waste into maintenance-free lumber

When Keith Browning, head of Braeside Education Centre in Devizes, an established learning and events venue run by Wiltshire Council, was looking to replace some of the timber-based infrastructure used in its outside activities, he was inspired to ...




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