IAA Represents First Company in the Vehicle Salvage Industry to Join Coalition
Former Tesla executive, JB Straubel’s battery recycling venture Redwood Materials signs a recycling deal with Envision AESC, the battery manufacturer for the Nissan LEAF.
Jeff Spangenberger, materials recycling group leader from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory, based in Illinois, U.S., discusses how the laboratory is investigating ways to recycle polypropylene plastics from shredder residue and how there are opportunities to be had when it comes to recycling electric cars at their end of life.
Novelis debuts new aluminum solution category for automakers – Advanz™ 7UHS-s701 Provides Best High-Strength Product for Structural Applications
On 12th February 2021, ARA submitted comments to the U.S. EPA in response to their request for information regarding their 1986 policy on the sale and use of aftermarket catalytic converters (1986 Policy).
Bentley Motors recently announced a three-year research study that aims to revolutionise the sustainability of electric motors.
Ford Motors issued safety recall for select vehicles that may have had obsolete Takata service parts installed in collision and theft repairs after the Takata recall was completed.
When considering hiring a person to fill a position available in your company, searching for the right person can take time. We asked Rietje Lulsdorf, Coordinator at United Catalyst Corporation (UCC) based in the US, to provide her expertise and give some practical tips on making this process run as smoothly as possible.
Michelin’s first recycling plant, in a joint venture* with Swedish company Enviro.
LKQ Corporation recently reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2020 results that reflect continued improvement in operational and balance sheet productivity and further debt reduction.
BASF – PA6 GF30 meets requirements for use in hybrid and electric powertrains and is now commercially available
Increasing precious metals prices sees benefits for recyclers of palladium, rhodium, and other precious metals but the downside to the increasing value of these metals is the issue of catalytic converter (CAT) theft.
In a recent article by Green Light, powered by ARN, the Dutch vehicle recycling organisation, they discuss how many ATFs held on to their ELVs in 2020, and now, six months on, with metal prices having risen, recyclers are now selling their ELVs to shredder companies. So what are the factors influencing this price rise?
J.J. Feregrino, President of We Buy Key Fobs, based in the US, talks about the service his company can provide auto recyclers when it comes to recycling unwanted key fobs.
Sh. Nitin Gadkari said that the scrappage policy will lead to new investment of around Rs.10,000 crores, and create as many as 50,000 jobs.
In the US, state legislators are officially recognizing the importance of the recycling industry in their communities. Most recently, following the advocacy efforts of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) and its chapters, the states of Massachusetts, Alabama, Indiana, Georgia, and Tennessee acknowledged the essential benefits of the recycling industry through the passage of essential economic contribution resolutions.
The Association of Austrian Waste Management Companies (VOEB) is now calling for the urgent adjustment of the necessary legal framework for dealing with old electric vehicles (EVs).
Paul D’Adamo (the ‘Recall Guy’) and Katie Stark based in the US, provide their views on ways auto recyclers can extract value from their inventory.
Shalini Goyal-Bhalla, Circular Economy Expert for the International Council for Circular Economy (ICCE) discusses the recently announced voluntary vehicle scrappage policy in India and how other factors must be considered to make it a worthwhile action.
SUV is Nissan’s first global model built using a ‘closed-loop’ recycling system for aluminium parts.