May 2016


Cover Story

Enduring flame

Germany’s Aurubis, at age 150, remains one of Europe’s and the world’s leading copper producers.

Commodity Focus

Tonnes of fun

Positive conditions in the packaging sector have maintained demand for recovered fibre in early 2016, but overcapacity looms.

R2 Certification

A world of possibilities

Sustainable Electronics Recycling International summarises its efforts to expand the footprint of R2 certification, as well as the organisation’s broader goal of expanding the use of best practices in electronics recycling worldwide.