Tag: waste wood

Waste wood meeting in Zurich


The European waste wood working group of the BAV will meet in Zurich from 09-10.06.2020. Stakeholders from the waste wood industry from all over Europe will come together. European exchange The Working Group Europe is a platform for exchanging information on innovations and trends… Continue Reading “Waste wood meeting in Zurich”

Europe – Titanium dioxide is classified

The classification of titanium dioxide as “carcinogenic by inhalation” has been made. It applies only to mixtures in the form of powder containing at least 1% titanium dioxide in particulate form or incorporated into particles with an aerodynamic diameter of ≤ 10 μm. A… Continue Reading “Europe – Titanium dioxide is classified”

European waste wood meeting

Waste wood meeting in Salzburg The European working group of the BAV will meet in Salzburg from 22-23.05.2019. Stakeholders from the waste wood industry from all over Europe will come together. In 6 presentations, the speakers will report on the waste wood markets in… Continue Reading “European waste wood meeting”

Waste wood markets in Europe

Last week, at the invitation of the member company Renewi, the meeting of the European Working Group of the BAV-Bundesverband der Altholzaufbereiter und -verwerter e.V. took place in Amsterdam. The event focused on the European waste wood markets, their changes and challenges. The goal… Continue Reading “Waste wood markets in Europe”

Challenges for the biomass plants in Germany

In view of the forthcoming amendment process to the Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG), the BAV (German Federal association of waste wood conditioners and recyclers) is committed to ensuring that climate-friendly energy from waste wood remains an important component of the energy system transformation… Continue Reading “Challenges for the biomass plants in Germany”

Climate protection contribution of waste wood power plants

The German government declared that the 2020 climate protection targets of reducing CO2 emissions by 40 percent could not be achieved. An important key to reducing climate-damaging greenhouse gases is the generation of energy from climate-neutral renewable energy sources. Currently, the share of renewable… Continue Reading “Climate protection contribution of waste wood power plants”

Altholztag 2018 – Waste wood industry meets in Frankfurt

The German Waste Wood Association once again recorded a high number of participants with its conference programme. The Waste Wood Ordinance, titanium dioxide, technology and country reports attracted more than 140 participants to Frankfurt. Under the motto “The Future of Waste Wood”, the annual… Continue Reading “Altholztag 2018 – Waste wood industry meets in Frankfurt”

German waste wood volume

Material recycling gains weight – energetic recycling still the mainstay of waste wood recycling “The market for waste wood continues to grow, albeit at a slower pace than we had expected”. These are the words Dieter Uffmann, Chairman of the BAV – Bundesverband der… Continue Reading “German waste wood volume”