R. Keerthana sat down with Sebastian Frisch, Senior Partner BlackForest Solutions GmbH, Sreeram Madhumohan, Director of ESG Solutions, TransEuro Group, and Christophe Pautrat, Chief Operating Officer, Landbell Group, to delve into the benefits of EPR. Read more...
Joseph Nforbin, Managing Director, Madenat Al Nokhba Recycling Services LLC, talks about the company’s newly launched Lithium-Ion Battery Processing Unit, and its significance in the region. Read more...
The meeting discussed the updates on the UAE Integrated Waste Management Agenda 2023-2026, the biological treatment of organic waste, and the development of a comprehensive programme for the implementation of Extended Producer Responsibility in the country to promote the concept of a circular economy.Sustainable Initiatives
Experts say the move will help local businesses source materials within the country, promote investment in recycling and eventually help make a shift towards a circular economy.
Indian Minister of Housing highlights demand for recycling technologies to manage C&D waste
Hardeep Singh Puri was addressing at the inauguration of National Workshop on “Recent Development with recycling and use of C&D waste in construction sector.”C&D
Dubai Municipality to promote food waste minimisation, among other themes, at Gulfood 2024
Dawoud Al Hajri, Director General of Dubai Municipality, stated that the exhibition will serve as an ideal opportunity to shed light on the Municipality’s efforts to create a sustainable food system in Dubai while safeguarding communities from food risks.Food Waste
Sohar Freezone to establish lead acid battery recycling plant
The plant is focused on recovering valuable materials from locally used batteries, with a projected production capacity of 1000 tons per month, along with exporting lead ingots, lead oxide, and red lead oxide to key markets, including India, China, Korea, and several European countries.Battery
India Reuse and Recycling Council launched
The India Energy Storage Alliance has unveiled the IRRC to foster a robust ecosystem for battery recycling and second-life applications in the countryBattery
EGA, Crown and Canpack launch Every Can Counts campaign
Every Can Counts is a leading global awareness programme for drink can recycling. The UAE chapter, which held its first public events during COP28, is the third non-European chapter after Brazil and the USA.Metal
The single-use plastic ban is not merely a policy but a call to action. A holistic approach is necessary to make these bans truly effective, involving comprehensive legislation, public awareness campaigns, business incentives, investment in innovation, and global collaboration.