Global recycling dayPOSTED ON 16 March 2018 by Alice
On 18th March 2018, the first edition of the Global Recycling Day will take place. The Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) organizes this event mainly to build the awareness of international institutions, companies, and more broadly the general public towards the importance of recycling. Every year, several billion tons of natural resources are transformed into consumer products. After a certain time, there will be nothing left of it. For that re ...
Palladium’s Uncertain FuturePOSTED ON 14 March 2018 by Alice
Unlike other precious metals that performed well in 2016 (gold +20%, silver +23%, platinum +18%), palladium has suffered, up just 5% since the start of the year, and this despite a supply deficit. This relatively poor performance is mainly the result of the emergence of the electric car. But it is also due to the resultant drop in demand for diesel engines that use palladium in their catalytic converters. Then, we can wonder how will be the Palladium future? This turnaroun ...
Toyota will stop selling diesel cars in Europe this yearPOSTED ON 12 March 2018 by Alice
The Japanese auto manufacturer Toyota made a big announcement at the Geneva Motor Show. Actually, they reported that they will stop selling diesel cars in Europe by the end of this year. The company will keep selling diesel vehicles like the Hilux truck, Land Cruiser SUV and Proace van though, mostly for the demand of these types of vehicles (with a lot of space to store and a powerful motor) by the consumers, but nothing more. ...
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- 32 Auto catalyst
- 8 Automotive industry
- 2 Europe
- 11 Platinum Group Metals
- 3 Platinum
- 4 Palladium
- 3 Rhodium
- 5 Regulations