Publications

Brochures

BIR publishes a range of information brochures on the organisation itself and on other topics of interest to our members. In this section you can find various publications and videos available for download or purchase through the BIR secretariat.

Global Non-Ferrous Scrap Flows 2000-2011

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 66

BIR Membership Directory 2013/2014

Format: 21 x 30 cm
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 350

One copy free for members - extra copies for members at 250 €.

World Steel Recycling in Figures 2008 - 2012

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 32

 

Recovered Paper Market in figures 2011

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 24

World Markets for Recovered and Recycled Commodities 2011

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 52

 

 

 

Tools for Environmentally Sound Management

Format: PDF (21 x 29.7 cm)
Languages available: English, French, Spanish, Chinese
Number of pages: 124

 

This publication provides the necessary information for companies in the recovery and recycling sector (scrap collectors, sorters, processors and consumers) to implement an ISO-compliant Environmental Management System with OECD Core Performance Elements.

 

World Steel Recycling in Figures 2005 – 2009

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 20

Report on the environmental benefits of recycling

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 52

Recycling through the ages

Format: pdf
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 54

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The story of BIR - 1948 to 2008

Format: pdf
Languages available: English.
Number of pages: 24

Download The story of BIR

The story of BIR - 1948 to 2008

Format: DVD
Languages available: English

 Please contact our secretariat to order this CD.

BIR – The global recycling network!

Format: DVD
Languages available: English

Please contact our secretariat to order this CD.

BIR Presentation Brochure

Format: 21,5 x 21,5 cm
Languages available: Arabic, Chinese,English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Turkish
Number of pages: 4

Please feel free to order printed versions in our Secretariat.

Report of the Improvement of the Management of Radiation Protection Aspects in the Recycling of Metal Scrap (UNECE-CEC-IAEA)

Format: 21 x 29,7 cm
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 107

You can order this publication directly: www.unece.org: $ 50,- per copy

The document is available as a download from here.

European list of Standard Grades of Recovered Paper and Board

Format: 10 x 21 cm
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 12

Exclusive to members - Euro 3,- per copy

Closing the metals loop

Format: 21 x 29,7 cm
Languages available: English
Number of pages: 22

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