The Reverse Logistics Magazine is a monthly digital publication of the Reverse Logistics Association with a circulation of 90,000 readers worldwide. Reverse logistics is a process that crosses all industries including High-Tech, Retail, Medical, Pharmaceutical, Automotive and Aerospace, just to name a few.
The magazine provides the latest information regarding the various areas of reverse logistics including returns management, refurbishment, field service and warranty management.
Reverse Logistics News Highlights
Recycling Old Batteries Into Solar Cells
18 August 2014 – This could be a classic win-win solution: A system proposed by researchers at MIT recycles materials from discarded car batteries a potential source of lead pollution into new, long-lasting solar panels that provide emissions-free power.
Bendix Expands Brake Shoe Remanufacturing Capabilities
18 August 2014 – Bendix has announced it has expanded remanufacturing capabilities at its Huntington, Ind. plant.
Rebuild, Don't Replace
18 August 2014 – Repairing damaged mold inserts is a growth area for additive manufacturing, particularly for direct metal laser sintering (DMLS). Rather than replacing damaged tools, DMLS can be used to quickly repair only the damaged areas, resulting in simplified repair, decreased downtime, longer operating life and reduced costs associated with maintenance and repair.
16 August 2014 – Just over a month into a new refuse collection system in Central Otago, amounts of collected waste are down on the same period last year and the amount of recycling collected has increased.
Revised Rules Proposed For “Reverse Logistics” Hazmat Shipments
14 August 2014 – The U.S. Transportation Departments Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has proposed revising hazardous materials regulations when it comes to return shipments of certain hazardous materials by motor vehicle.