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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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Advetec Bio-Thermic Digester to Cut Recycling Firm’s Costs by £400k PA

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David Newman, ISWA President, brings us the first of ISWA’s new blogs direct from the 10th ISWA Congress in Brazil.

ISWA Blog - Braziliant Welcome for Waste & Recycling ‘Family’

David Newman, President of the International Solid Waste Association, brings us the first of ISWA’s new blogs direct from the 10th ISWA Congress in Brazil. 

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 achie 

Attorney Christopher P. McCormack of law firm Pullman & Comley explains the implications of a major new law enacted in the 2014 session of the Connecticut General Assembly for solid waste managemen

Solid Waste Change of Direction: Connecticut ‘Materials Innovation and Recycling Authority’

Attorney Christopher P. McCormack, of law firm Pullman & Comley, explains the implications of a major new law enacted in the 2014 session of the Connecticut General Assembly for solid waste management.

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