Chinese scrap policy creates global market ripples

China’s new policies regulating the importation of scrap paper and other recyclables has pushed down prices and caused international exporters to seek alternative markets, according to traders reporting national market… This content is accessible to…


100 percent inspections announced in China

Between now and June 4, 2018, every container of scrap received from the U.S. at Chinese ports will be emptied and inspected, China Certification and Inspection Group (CCIC) North America… This content is accessible to…






ISRI, SWANA to host MRF Summit

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) will partner on the first-ever 2018 MRF Summit, to be held at SWANA’s WasteCon… This content is accessible to…


Market report: Mixed paper piling up

By Ken McEntee Mixed paper continued to pile up across the U.S., with much of it going into landfills. The domestic value of the material has literally dropped to zero… This content is accessible to…


Meridian Waste acquires Environmental Trash

Meridian Waste Solutions Inc., of Bridgeton, Mo. has acquired Environmental Trash Co., of St. Ann, Mo. Meridian will now provide waste and recycling services to about 2,000 commercial and residential subscription customers in St. Louis…