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VIDEO: Dong Energy New Enzymatic Process for Biogas from Mixed MSW

VIDEO: New Enzymatic Process for Biogas from Mixed MSW

WMW attended the unveiling of Dong Energy’s new enzyme technology to treat mixed MSW and recover the organic fraction for biogas production while cleaning recyclables.

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Crab Shells Used to Recycle Metals from PCB Manufacturing Waste

Crab Shells Used to Recycle Metals from PCB Manufacturing Waste

Invotec has joined a project to use wastes from the seafood industry to recycle metals from PCB and manufacturing wastes.

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 Composite Material Recycling Pilot Plant to Use Micro-Emulsions in Germany

Composite Material Recycling Pilot Plant to Use Micro-Emulsions in Germany

Saperatec is commissioning a facility capable of recycling of composite packaging materials, solar PV panels and lithium-ion batteries in Bielefeld, Germany.

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Alter NRG Plasma Gasification Plant Commissioned for Treating Incinerator Ash in China

Plasma Gasification Plant Commissioned for Treating Incinerator Ash in China

Alter NRG has commissioned the Westinghouse Plasma torches used at a new incinerator ash vitrification facility in Shanghai, China.

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Biodiesel & Food Waste Composting as Super Bowl XLVIII is Greenest Ever

Biodiesel & Food Waste Composting as Super Bowl XLVIII is Greenest Ever

Food waste from last night’s Super Bowl is already being composted, while waste cooking oil is being used to produce Biodiesel.

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ISWA General Assembly 2014

Oct 30, 2014 On 7 September, the ISWA General Assembly was held at the Sheraton World Trade Centre in São Paulo, Brazil. The National Member Repr...

Big Cat on the Prowl in Paris

Oct 29, 2014 Caterpillar has launched its 56 tonne 836K landfill compactor, the latest update to the 836 series which has been a staple for landf...

From Waste to Fuel

Oct 29, 2014 Proper organic waste management remains, despite various technological advances, a significant challenge in many developing nations.

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Deriving Waste Incineration

Oct 28, 2014 Because of the heterogeneous composition of waste, the generally very low emissions from Waste Incineration plants (WI-plant) can te...
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ISWA Blog: Spanish Waste Management and the ‘Molecule of the Future’

Spain is a highly developed country but still lags behind the EU targets – especially it lags behind in source separated collection and composting....
ISWA Blog: Waste Management in Developing Countries - Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

ISWA Blog: Waste Management in Developing Countries - Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

David Newman, President of ISWA, explains why understanding the challenges of waste management in rapidly developing countries, is both fascinating...

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Usen Suleimen Kazakhstan – Better Waste Management Infrastructure & Regulations Needed

Kazakhstan – Better Waste Management Infrastructure & Regulations Needed

In just two decades as an independent country, Kazakhstan has made great strides, but waste management is a problem area and a major brake on econo...

How Recycled Material is Remoulding the Plastics Industry

Establishing a strong and stable market for recycled plastics in the UK has been no small feat, Chris Hanlon, Biffa Polymers explains how it was ac...