The CAR Coalition, a growing group of independent automotive parts, management and repair companies, associations, and insurers committed to preserving consumer choice and affordable vehicle repair, today commended a unanimous report from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) urging expanded consumer access to auto repair options. The CAR Coalition supports federal legislation to give consumers more options in the post-collision auto repair market and the ability to control their own vehicle data.
In a recent interview with Just Auto, Tom Rumboll, CEO of SYNETIQ, the largest Integrated salvage and vehicle recycling company in the UK, discusses how the expected increase in EVs on our roads is set to change the vehicle recycling industry.
BASF has announced the expansion of its Seneca, South Carolina, USA, Platinum Group Metals (PGM) refining facility.
Febelauto recently sent a letter (see below) to online sales platforms active in Belgium, where used goods can be offered for sale, to inform them of the applicable legislation when selling used auto parts.
Paul D’Adamo (the ‘Recall Guy’) based in the US, provides his opinion on why auto dismantlers and remanufacturers need to build a good relationship.
The US recycling industry contributes $116 billion in economic output to the national economy, according to preliminary data released today by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) during its annual convention and exposition.
Last week saw members of the vehicle recycling community come together as Auto Recycling World hosted a series of webinars. The three-session event co-organised by the International Council for the Circular Economy (IC-CE) focused on the Indian vehicle recycling industry. It was truly an international event with speakers from India, the USA, Canada, Europe, and the UK.
In the US – the Oregon State Senate recently passed Senate Bill 803. The bill will provide additional requirements for the sale of scrap metal in order to curb the rise in theft of catalytic converters.
Chris Daglis, Managing Director of PARTnered Solutions, based in Australia, who has involvement in many global industry initiatives relating to the recycling industry, discusses vehicle technology and the recycler’s role in this ecosystem of a Touchless Supply Chain (TSC).
The definitive program of IARC21, the world’s leading International Automotive Recycling Congress has just been published.
Edmund Schwenk – Metallurgist/CEO of PGM Recovery Systems, Inc., based in the US, discusses whether online marketplace should ban the sale of used CATs or if they should create a policy and change how they are bought/sold online?
Like many industries, auto recycling is starting to embrace a global perspective. A car on the road in the UK might contain recycled steel from a salvaged Canadian vehicle. A truck in India could be running thanks to recycled parts from a U.S. vehicle shipped overseas. These are just two of many opportunities created by the auto recycling industry’s new global ecosystem – which IAA, Inc. helped to create and is committed to expanding.
Automotive Recyclers of Canada (ARC) welcome Dalbert Livingstone as chairman
Racer Yoemans, Co-Founder and President at BidCall Inc., a bidding software tool for the auto salvage industry based in the US, gives insight into how auto recyclers have dealt with business during the pandemic and the opportunities that are becoming available in our industry as we evolve with the changing times.
The European Recycling Industries’ Confederation (EuRIC) welcomes the provisional agreement on the European Climate Law.
BASF, Quantafuel and REMONDIS have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly evaluate cooperation in chemical recycling, including a joint investment into a pyrolysis plant for plastic waste.
According to PARIS (Reuters) – French automaker Renault will seek to generate more than 1 billion euros ($1.20 billion) in sales from the so-called “circular economy” by turning its Flins factory outside Paris into a research, recycling and repair centre, its boss told French weekly Journal du Dimanche.
IAA Delivery Service™ creates significant time and cost savings for buyers
Copart Ireland is making significant investment into the personal development of our people to support them in achieving industry recognised engineering qualifications.
Gardaí attached to the Dublin Metropolitan Region Divisional Crime Task Force, seize 300 catalytic converters during a search operation in Dublin, Ireland.