The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) is the only global recycling industry association representing over 800 companies and 34 affiliated national recycling federations from 70 different countries. Its members are world leaders in the supply of raw materials and a key pillar for sustainable economic development.

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Upcoming Convention

2016 World Recycling Convention & Exhibition Berlin (Germany)
InterContinental Hotel
(29) 30 May – 1 June 2016

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Future Conventions

  • Berlin 2016

    Berlin - InterContinental (29) 30 May -1 June

  • Amsterdam 2016

    Amsterdam - Okura Hotel (23) 24-25 October

  • Hong Kong 2017

    Hong Kong - Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (21) 22-24 May

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