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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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Biffa Secures £50m Waste & Recycling Contract in Epping Forest, UK

Jul 23, 2014 UK waste and recycling firm, Biffa has won a £50 million ten year recycling, waste collection and street cleaning contract from Eppi...

Deal to Develop Three Farm & Food Waste to Energy AD Biogas Plants in U.S.

Jul 23, 2014 Himark BioGas International has signed an agreement with organic fertiliser firm, NEO Energy, to design, build, and commission three...

Additional Leachate Treatment System at EPA Superfund Landfill Site in New York

Jul 22, 2014 An additional treatment technology will be added to the existing leachate treatment plant at the Dewey Loeffel Landfill Superfund si...

ANDRITZ MeWa Equips New E-Waste & Refrigerator Plant in Hungary

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Recovery, Recycling and Revenues

Simon Potter of DHL Envirosolutions explains why taking waste out of the supply chain is not just about ticking boxes – it’s about reaping financial rewards too…

Implications of a New Guideline for Tougher Sentencing on Environmental & Waste Crime

The way people committing waste and environmental offences in England and Wales are sentenced is changing with a new Guideline for judges and magistrates from the Sentencing Council coming into force today.

How a New Tool can Help Fridge Recyclers Measure Carbon Savings

Christoph Becker of the RAL Quality Assurance Association explains how a new tool can help fridge recylcers quantify and assess the carbon emission savings generated by their plants...

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