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[China]
Posted on : Aug 10, 2008
Zijin Mining, biggest gold producer in China, has started construction on the Kyzyl-Tashtygskoe lead-zinc mine in Russia, scheduled for commissioning 2010. The mine will have the approx capacity to process 1 million tpy of ore. According to Zijin, the mine has a reserve of 1.29 million tonnes of zinc ore with a ore....
[United States]
Posted on : Aug 09, 2008
Waste Connections Inc., California, company has agreed to buy LeMay Enterprises, a large recycling and solid waste company that operates in the Pacific Northwest, primarily Washington state. Waste Connections provides waste management, recycling, transfer and disposal services in the Western and Southern United States. ....
[Japan]
Posted on : Aug 08, 2008
Sony Corp. and the city of Kitakyushu, Japan announced plans to test the recycling of rare metals used in small electronic devices. The program will begin September 1. The project is estimated to cost around 22 Million yen (roughly US$200,000), of which 2 million yen will be financed by Kitakyushu, located in the southw....
[United Kingdom]
Posted on : Aug 08, 2008
The former owners of Verdant Group –Jon and Simon Miles – have acquired Glazewing Ltd., a large metals recycling firm in East England. The two brothers sold Verdant to Ireland-based Greenstar last year. The Miles’ acquired Glazewing through its recently started acquisition company called Valens Resources Group P....
[United States]
Posted on : Aug 08, 2008
R. W. Beck has been selected by the California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB) to document the State's solid waste management and recycling infrastructure. The initiative aims to deliver this information, and a model for projecting future needs through a new, interactive web-based information system featuring G....
[Nigeria]
Posted on : Aug 06, 2008
Early indications are Niagara Region's battery recycling program is a success, but with enhanced access it could be moreso. Three months in, regional residents have diverted 1.05 tonnes of dead batteries from the landfill, choosing instead to deposit them for recycling. It's a commendable effort, but is really little m....
[Senegal]
Posted on : Aug 06, 2008
  In the Dakar suburb of Thiaroye/Mer earlier this year 22 children died from lead poisoning over a three month period and in June a further 31 children were found to have potentially lethal levels of lead in their blood. While these children undergo emergency medical treatment, the government now faces the dauntin....
[Uganda]
Posted on : Jun 30, 2008
The government of South Africa is considering measures to limit the export of scrap metal to ease input costs on downstream manufacturing. They are likely to include the introduction of export taxes, according to SothAfrican news paper Business Day. Trade and Industry Minister Mandisi Mpahlwa said in an interview, the govern....
[United States]
Posted on : Jun 30, 2008
Scrap Recycling Industry Says There is No Export Crisis, But Supports Efforts to Remove Global Trade Barriers ISRI President Robin Wiener said today she is pleased to see that the American Scrap Coalition has joined the "bandwagon" in support of the free and fair global trade of scrap, but seriously questions ....
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Posted on : May 06, 2008
' Welcome to the B2B portal of ‘Lead-Battery-Recycling’, this is a comprehensive portal for the Lead user & Lead Producer industry and especially for new Lead-acid battery manufacturing industry. Our mission of presenting ‘Lead-Battery-Recycling Portal’ is to promote and nurtu....
[Mozambique]
Posted on : Mar 09, 2008
Pagrik Mozambique has inaugrated new lead Recycling plant on 7th Mar 2008. The trial run was successfully taken. According to source the plant will start production at its full capacity.....
[India]
Posted on : Mar 09, 2008
Tata AutoComp GY Batteries (TAGB), a joint venture between Tata Autocomp Systems and Japan’s GS Yuasua, is embarking on a capacity expansion program to touch a total of six million batteries in the next two years. The company, which started operations last year, plans to take its four wheeler battery production capaci....
[United Kingdom]
Posted on : Sep 21, 2006
LONDON - Delays in new mine capacity, disruptions and rapidly falling London Metal Exchange stocks have pushed LME laggard lead to a seven-month high this week that could extend to surpass February's record high, analysts and traders said Friday. LME lead has outperformed other base metals since August to rise to a sev....
[United States]
Posted on : Aug 31, 2006
Asarco LLC wants a bankruptcy judge to approve an $11.3 million stock purchase of a railway that's integral to the mining company's operations. The company said it already owns 45% of the outstanding capital stock of the Copper Basin Railway Inc., a short-line freight railroad in south central Arizona. Asarco is Copp....
[Japan]
Posted on : May 31, 2006
Mitsubishi- (TOKYO) Materials Corp. announced on Thursday it lowered its lead selling price by Y6,000 to Y161,000 a metric ton. This will bring the average lead selling price for May to Y175,400.....
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