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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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Bionic Researchers in U.S. Open Huge Opportunities for Advanced Biofuels from Waste

Aug 28, 2014 While ionic liquids show great promise for liberating fermentable sugars from the lignocellulose in organic wastes, an even more pro...

Paper Cup Recycling Scheme Kicks off with High Profile Members at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium

Aug 28, 2014 The official launch event of a London wide paper cup recycling scheme, held today at Arsenal Football Club’s Emirates Stadium, saw c...

Development to Continue at 140 MW Waste to Energy CHP Gasification Plant in Finland

Aug 27, 2014 Following a successful first two years of operation, the 140 MW combined heat and power waste to energy gasification facility in Lah...

18,000 TPA Recycling Contract for Viridor in Hertfordshire

Aug 27, 2014 UK waste and recycling firm, Viridor, has secured a contract to process and market dry recyclate materials for Dacorum Borough Counc...

Deal to Develop Solar Farms at Multiple SITA UK Landfill Sites

Aug 27, 2014 British Solar Renewables has agreed a deal with waste and recycling firm SITA UK that will see a number landfill sites turned into s...
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PyroPure’s Peter Selkirk Should the UK Rethink Medical Waste Handling Following Ebola Outbreak?

Should the UK Rethink Medical Waste Handling Following Ebola Outbreak?

Following the deadly Ebola outbreak in Africa, PyroPure’s Peter Selkirk explains why the UK should treat the development of on-site medical waste disposal technology as a priority.

Routes to Compliant IT Asset Disposal and Recycling Martin Ruston is group compliance manager, Stone Group

Routes to Compliant IT Asset Disposal and Recycling

Much of the e-waste disposed of each year still contains personal and corporate data. The Stone Group’s Martin Ruston offers guidance on ensuring those assets properly and securely disposed…

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…

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