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Market Analysis - Recycling Expo 2020

Recycling 2020 brings together resources and expertise to bridge recycling & waste management techniques to disclose significant global recycling Techniques. It provides a great platform to cover recent breakthroughs in waste management techniques which includes E-waste, solid waste, wastewater, construction waste and paper, Industrial, food, agriculture waste recycling; Metal, plastic recycling and thermal and chemical waste recovery.

Global waste volume generation is expected to increase from 23,655.5 million tons in 2016 to 32,774.1 million tons in 2021  waste recycling market consist of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW): Commercial and residential waste in solid or semi-solid form, excluding hazardous waste and waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

E-Waste Recycler: The report esteemed the market at US$ 10.2 billion in 2013 and predicts an expansion of 25% throughout the following six years, taking it to US$ 48 billion by 2020. As far as volume, the market was 54 million tons in 2012 and it is evaluated will be 147 million tons by 2020. PCs framed the biggest section of electronic items being reused in 2012 and are relied upon to keep up their strength later on, because of the speed of microchip improvements and a diminishing in PCs' normal life cycle.


The global e-scrap market will reach a value of US$ 48 billion (Approx.Euro 35 billion) by 2020, according to a new report published by US-based Transparency Market Research.

Solid Waste Management: Solid waste administration sorts comprise of daily paper, natural material, paper and paperboard, plastics, elastic, cowhide, materials and wood. Natural material incorporates reject from kitchen, vegetables, blooms, leaves and organic products; they are the real giver in general metropolitan strong waste. Paper transfer was the second driving fragment inferable from expanding industrialization and development in the instruction area. Reusing is a compelling and effective strong waste administrations advertise procedure, expanding natural concerns combined with absence of asset accessibility is probably going to push interest for this practice. Natural material was the main supporter in this fragment took after by daily paper or mechanical paper. The strong waste administration industry is described by stringent government directions relating to MSW administration and productive execution including reuse, reusing, diminish and recuperation strategies. As per the American Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. produced more than 265 million tons of waste, with a reusing rate of around 33%, the organization gave account. Fast urbanization and expanding utilization level of assets, for example, paper, plastic, edibles and materials were relied upon to twofold the city strong waste (MSW) over the figure time frame.


Wastewater Recycling: The current increment in industrialization is a key pattern saw in this market. Quick industrialization has changed the social and financial structure of a general public with the change from an agrarian-based society to a modern culture. The modernization of a social and financial way of life has prompted to vast scale mechanical generation." According to the 2017 water reuse statistical surveying, developing water shortage over the globe is a driver that is relied upon to reinforce showcase development. Developing populace, expanding per capita utilization of water, and urbanization are the primary purposes behind the developing water shortage around the world. Likewise, the change in climatic condition is required to impact the water supply as it will modify the territorial appropriation of freshwater supplies. It is essential to oversee reused water deposits as they can be perilous to nature, expanding the odds of water contamination. A portion of the gainful utilization of water reusing and reuse incorporate business, private, and metropolitan use, rural utilizations, modern uses, enlarging water supplies and natural and recreational employments.


Global markets for wastewater-recycling and reuse technologies during the period from 2012 to 2016 increased from nearly $15.7 billion to $18.5 billion, equivalent to a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.6%. Global markets are expected to increase from $9.5 billion in 2012 to $21.4 billion in 2021, reflecting a five-year CAGR of 13.6%.

Paper Recycling:

The world recuperated paper markets have been generally tranquil in the most recent two years subsequent to encountering market instability in most recent two decades. Development in recuperated paper request quickened from 5.83% to 7.95 % every year by and large amid 2011-2016 to over 1.42% between  2013-2015. While numerous European nations have been announcing beneath desire recouped paper accumulations all through the late spring and even into the early harvest time, France affirms a fortifying of gathering movement in August and September. Stocks are at ordinary levels and prepared purchasers exist for all evaluations. The story has been distinctive somewhere else: in Italy, for instance, recuperated paper accumulations continued decisively a month ago after the late spring occasions 'yet volumes have not expanded incredibly inferable from the antagonistic effect of dubious monetary conditions on buyer spending', it is contended. Generally a calm period for the UK recuperated paper advertise, lower-than-regular occasional era of OCC and blended paper, combined with solid worldwide request, brought about cost increments of £18-20.45 for every ton in the second from last quarter. Residential plants have battled for pre-sorted news and pams and cost increments of around £22-26 for every ton neglected to build stock levels fundamentally.

The aggregate sum of paper gathered and reused was named as "steady" in 2014 at just shy of 57 million tons. Reusing was 17 million tons higher (+43%) a year ago when contrasted with 2012, the ERPC watches. In general, a net volume of 9.8 million tons (or 15% of the 56 million tons) was foreign made from Europe for reusing by third nations outside the EU-27 or more Norway and Switzerland.

Industrial waste recyclers:

Modern waste is characterized as waste that is created by a mechanical or assembling action. The sorts of modern waste created incorporates earth and rock, stone work and solid, piece metals, oil, junk, solvents, chemicals, weed grass and trees, wood and scrap amble, coal fiery remains, heater slags, and comparable waste. In a large portion of the industrialized economies, the customary way to deal with waste has been to discard it as inexpensively as could be allowed; paying little worry on what happens once the waste leaves the maker's office.

Middle East & Africa, Americas) - Global Trends and Forecasts to 2020” defines and segments the global industrial waste management market with an analysis and forecast of the revenue.

The industrial waste management market will develop from an expected $932.4 billion in 2015 to $1,520.0 billion by 2019 with a CAGR of 10.23% from 2015 to 2019. The worldwide modern waste administration market is fragmented on the premise of their administrations which incorporate gathering, reusing, cremation, and landfill. The market is further fragmented on the premise of areas, for example, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Americas.

Asia-Pacific expected to witness highest growth rate: The worldwide modern waste administration market is relied upon to cross $1.95 trillion by 2020, developing at a CAGR of 9.05% from 2015 to 2021. As far as market size, Asia-Pacific stood initially took after by Europe and Americas in 2015. Fast industrialization in the developing nations of Asia-Pacific has prompted to expanded waste era, making a gigantic interest for waste administration benefits in the locale. In the vicinity of 2017 and 2020, the district is required to witness the most noteworthy development at a CAGR of 12.0%, to reach $1520.0 billion by 2020, from $850.6 billion in 2014.

Food Waste Recycling:

The worldwide waste reusing administrations market is for the most part divided as Metallurgical, Chemical, Agriculture and Forestry, Textile, Power and Energy, and Construction Industry. Besides, the waste reusing administrations market is further sub-fragmented into Iron and steel, Automotive Recycling, Battery Recycling, Compost and Food Waste, Computer and Electronics, Glass and Fiberglass, Liquids Oils and Chemicals, Minerals, Multi-Material Collection, Waste Paper, Scrap Plastic, Tire and Rubber, Wood Recycling, Waste Disposal and Collection, Used Collectible Items, Used Commercial Goods, Used Consumer Items, hardware

According to market research, automotive segment has dominated the recycling services market and hold over 50% of the market share in 2014. Global solid waste management market size was valued at more than USD 184 billion in 2016 and is estimated to exceed USD 325 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of over 7.5%.

Rubber RecyclingThe rubber industry is a very mature and complex sector, with over 25 different generic types of rubber (e.g., natural rubber (NR), styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR), nitrile, ethylene-propylenediene monomer (EPDM) rubber, fluorocarbon rubber, silicone and so on) being used in the production of numerous types of endproduct (hoses, seals, gaskets, diaphragms and so on) for a myriad of applications and end-uses, no single rubber product comes near to dominating the market as tyres do. Global statistics have been used to provide simplified life cycle assessment descriptions for the rubber industry.

• Total amount of rubber recycled at its end-of-life: typically, 4−12%

• Amount of waste rubber re-used in some way (e.g., re-treading, new products and so on): 6−22%

• Amount of waste rubber consumed for energy recovery: 30−50%

• Amount of waste rubber sent to landfill or stockpiled: 25−32%

It was estimated in 2017 that only around 11% was being recycled into new products, with over 50% being burned for energy recovery (e.g., tyre-derived fuel (TDF) oil) and the rest being discarded into landfill and so on. With respect to the proportion of tyres that are placed into landfill worldwide, a recent estimate has put this at 26% of the total number of waste tyres. At the Tyre Recovery Association annual forum, the combination of successful partnerships, participation and proactive 22 Recycling and Re-use of Waste Rubber involvement from many organisations across the tyre and reprocessing industries was cited as being critical to the success of the UK’s tyre recycling programme, which had enabled the country to continually meet the demands of the EU’s Landfill Directive. The delegates at this meeting were informed that the UK managed to reprocess around 52,780tonnes of waste tyre materials in 2016. This compared very favourably with the rest of the EU, where only Germany, with a larger automotive sector, recycled more tyres in the same year, at around 56,930 tonnes. The European Tyre & Rubber Manufacturers’ Association (ETRMA) have published figures that provide a breakdown of the fate of these UK waste tyres. These figures show that, of the 50,780 tonnes, 8.97% tyres were re-treaded, 48.94% were reprocessed into other materials and products, 5.34% were used as a source of energy, and the remainder were exported or re-used in some way. Among all the aforementioned segments, tire and rubber segment is expected to witness 4.3% CAGR in the near future. However, Iron and steel is another sub-segment of metal which is estimated to account for 53.3% of total revenue market in the near future. the amounts of waste that are generated by end of life tyres, it has been estimated that in the USA around 3.91 million tonnes of tyre waste are generated per year, whereas the figure in the European Union (EU) economic area is 2.4 million tonnes, and in the UK alone it is around 0.98 million tonnes.

Metal & Plastic Waste Recycler:  Metal scrap created from disposed of hardware, car, development materials, mechanical gear, and electrical and electronic segments can be reused to deliver metals through a vitality productive course. Metals reused from scrap can be arranged into three noteworthy classes: ferrous, non-ferrous, and others, (for example, valuable metals). A few sorts of metals, for example, press and steel, copper, aluminum, zinc, nickel, lead, tin, gold, silver, platinum, and palladium can be reused. Reused metals can further be utilized as a part of different end-client enterprises, for example, building and development, car, electrical and gadgets, mechanical hardware, shipbuilding, and home apparatuses. Asia Pacific has been representing the biggest share of the worldwide reused metal market, The utilization of reused metal in the building and development area is anticipated to increment amid the conjecture time frame. As indicated by the expectation, this fragment will be the quickest developing end-utilize area in the following five years. Due to the assessed development of framework advancement and development related exercises, the interest for metal reusing will develop in this part, the scientists are certain.

More information on the report “Metal Recycling Market by Metal Type (Ferrous, Non-Ferrous), Scrap Type (Old Scrap, New Scrap), End-Use Sector (Construction, Automotive, Equipment Manufacturing, Shipbuilding, Others), Equipment (Shredders, Granulating Machines, Others) – Forecast to 2020” is available.

The global metal recycling market size will grow from 320.36 billion US-Dollar in 2016 to 527.16 billion US-Dollar by 2020, at a projected Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.4%.

Plastic Recycling: Recycled plastic are materials that undergo the process of plastic waste recovery and reprocessing it into beneficial products. These plastics are also recycled during the manufacture of plastic products such as polyethylene films and bags. A fragment of these plastics are then conveyed to the main production operations. This trend is been followed since the past few decades leading to the production of certain high quality plastic products

The global recycled plastics market will grow at a steady CAGR of more than 4% during the forecast period. The growing demand for plastics from various industries including healthcare, food and beverage, oil and gas, and construction is expected to propel the growth prospects of the recycled plastics market globally. For instance, it is estimated that in 2020, India’s consumption of plastics will increase to 23.13 million tons per year from the current 9.37 million tons per year. Moreover, plastic bottles will continue to be the leading source material for recycling and will constitute to more than half of the overall waste plastic consumption for recycling.

Why Berlin, Germany?

Germany's circulatory economy is among the most innovative and successful worldwide. Net-generation from renewable energy sources in the German electricity sector has increased from 6.3% in 2000 to about 30% in 2014. For the first time ever, wind, biogas, and solar combined accounted for a larger portion of net electricity production than brown coal in the first half of 2014.While peak-generation from combined wind and solar reached a previous all-time high of 74% in April 2014, wind power saw its best day ever on December 12, 2014, generating 562 GWh. Germany has been called "the world's first major renewable energy economy”.

Berlin, a multicultural metropolis with an extensive network of relevant institutions in business, research and academia, as well as government agencies and embassies, is an ideal location for the Renewables Academy. More than 23,000 wind turbines and 1.4 million solar PV systems are distributed all over the country's area of 357,000 square kilometers. As of 2011, Germany's federal government is working on a new plan for increasing renewable energy commercialization, with a particular focus on offshore wind farms. A major challenge is the development of sufficient network capacities for transmitting the power generated in the North Sea to the large industrial consumers in southern parts of the country. Renewable energy sector is among the most innovative and successful in this country apart from worldwide. Nearly 800,000 people work in the German environment technology sector, an estimated 214,000 people work with renewables in Germany, up from 157,000 in 2004, an increase of 36%. Recently several projects are being conducted by different association present in Berlin. The city has also many industry, different association & societies regarding to natural science.

Top Universities in Berlin:

  • Free University of Berlin
  • Humboldt University of Berlin
  • Technical University of Berlin
  • SRH University Berlin
  • ESCP Europe
  • European School of Technology and management
  • Alice Salomon University
  • Bard College Berlin
  • Touro College Berlin
  • Berlin School of Economical law

Top Universities in Germany:

  • Heidelberg University
  • University of Rostock
  • Clausthal University of Technology
  • Hochschule Wismar
  • University of Potsdam
  • Bauhaus University, Weimar
  • Saarland University
  • University of Jena
  • European University Viadrina
  • University of Marburg
  • University of Konstanz
  • University of Würzburg
  • Braunschweig University of Technology
  • TechnischeUniversitätIlmenau
  • University of Munster


Why to attend???

Share your valuable research with members from around the world focused on learning about Recycling and waste management; this is the best opportunity to reach the largest assemblage of participants from all over the world whoever in the same field of recycling and to create awareness and to protect, by strict control, human health and the environment against the adverse effects resulting from the generation and management of hazardous wastes and other wastes and to learn how to take advantage of the economy to maintain and grow your business from the leading experts in the field of waste recovery and utilization.  Speakers will present extensive and detailed industry assessments, including analyses of trends in the Europe, USA and Canada, waste collection issues, recycling market factors, and legislative and policy considerations.

In total, percentage of attendees from various sectors as follows

Industry 50%

Academia  40%

Others  10%

Recycling Associations in world:

  • Air & Waste Management Association
  • Alabama Recycling Coalition
  • Aluminum Association, Inc. (DC)
  • American Bureau of Metal Statistics, Inc.
  • American Chemical Society, Rubber Division
  • American Forest and Paper Association
  • American Foundry Society (AFS)
  • American Iron & Steel Institute (DC)
  • Arizona Recycling Coalition
  • Arkansas Recycling Coalition
  • Association of Battery Recyclers
  • Association of Ohio Recyclers
  • Carolina Recycling Association (CRA)
  • Illinois Recycling Association
  • Metal Recycling Association of India
  • National Recycling Coalition
  • National waste & Recycling Association
  • New Mexico Organics Recycling Organization
  • Northeast Recycling Council
  • Northeast Resource Recovery Association
  • Recycling Alliance of Texas
  • Recycling Association of Minnesota
  • Recycling Council of Alberta
  • Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles (SMART)
  • Textile Recycling Association 
  • The recycling Association
  • Virginia Recycling Association
  • Washington Organic Recycling Council
  • Washington Refuse & Recycling Association
  • Washington State Recycling Association
  • Zero Waste America

Recycling Associations in Europe:

  • European Electronic Recycler Association.
  • European Association of Plastic Recycling.
  • European Tyre Recycling Association.
  • European Federation of Glass recyclers.
  • European community shipowners.
  • European Group of Automotive Recycling Association
  • European Paper Recycling.
  • European Alluminium association.
  • European wastewater treatment association.
  • European Asphalt Pavement Association.

Graphical Representation of recycling associations in world and Europe: 

World: 31 Nos. Associations

Europe: 10 Nos. Associations


Top Recycling Industries across the Globe:

1.     SIMS Recycling

2.     DM Smith Paper Recycling Industry

3.     Eutectic Corporation USA

4.     Eldan Recycling A/S

5.     Recycle

6.     Retech Recycling Technology AB

7.     Mondial Recycling

8.     Recycling International, The Netherlands

9.     Sonoco Recycling

10.   Cumberland Recycling

11.   VITA Recycles

12.   Alcoa Recycling

13.   SESMAN Recycling

14.   Summit Recycling

15.   Lokman Recycling

16.   ROTER Recycling

17.   ECO Green Equipment

18.   Drap Art Creative Recycling

19.   Composting & Recycling Consultants


Top Recycling Industries in Europe:

1.     ITEC Consult GmbH + Co KG

2.     Eldan Recycling A/S

3.     Retech Recycling Technology AB

4.     Envirogreen Recycling

5.     Thamesdown Recycling

6.     Wallace Recycling

7.     Recycle Together

8.     Synergy Recycling

9.     The Recycling Association

10.   Cutts Recycling

11.   Ethical IT Recycling

12.   Perrys Recycling

13.   Mondial Recycling

14.   ARK Recycling

15.   Recycling International

16.   Electronic Recycling