Pushing Recycling to the Max – The RecyCan®

Tinplate manufacturer thyssenkrupp Rasselstein GmbH and packaging manufacturer Hoffmann Neopac AG have teamed up and developed a concept for a can that pushes recycling to the max: the RecyCan®. This is a pilot project in which 100 percent of the steel for packaging...

Tinplate packaging recycling rate reaches 90.4% in Germany

Gesellschaft für Verpackungsmarktforschung (GVM) in its recently published annual recycling report states that 90.4% of tinplate packaging used in Germany was recycled in 2018. The recycling rate from private end use sources was as high as 92.2%, making tinplate the...

Steel Packaging Recycling in Europe reaches 79.5%.

Recycling of steel packaging in Europe has reached a new high of 79,5% and is well on track to reach the industry’s self-imposed target of 80% by 2020, according to figures issued by APEAL, the Association of European Producers of Steel for Packaging.    ...