Recycling Rates

Some articles on recycling, recycling rates, recycling rate, rate:

Mining Equipment - Metal Reserves and Recycling
... However, levels of metals recycling are generally low ... on metal stocks that exist within society and their recycling rates ... However, they warned that the recycling rates of some rare metals used in applications such as mobile phones, battery packs for hybrid cars and fuel cells, are so low that unless future end-of-life recycling rates ...
Aluminium Recycling - Recycling Rates
... Brazil had an 89% recycling rate in 2001 and recycles 10.5 billion beverage cans ... Brazil attaches great importance to recycling aluminium beverage cans, 15 million people engaged in recycling aluminium beverage cans in 2001, a return rate of 85%, ranking first in the world ... Brazil has topped the aluminium can recycling charts eight years in a row with a consistent rate of around 90 percent ...

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