Landfill Articles

GE Jenbacher Engines for 4.2 MW Landfill Gas-to-Energy Project in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Apr 15, 2014

GE is set to commission three 1.4 MW Jenbacher gas engines to a 4.2 MW landfill gas-to-energy project in São Paulo, Brazil.

Case Study Video: UK Recycling Firm Using Density Separators

Apr 14, 2014

Density separation equipment installed at Bristol, UK based independent waste and recycling company, McCarthy Marland’s waste transfer facility, is helping to recycle additional materials from the heavy waste received at the site.

New JV Targets Indian Waste to Energy & Recycling Potential

Apr 11, 2014

A new joint venture to develop waste to energy, recycling and landfill restoration solutions has been formed in India.

5.6 MW Landfill Gas-to-Energy Plant Opened in Drehid, Ireland

Apr 10, 2014

A 5.6 MW landfill gas-to-energy facility has been officially opened at environmental services and company, Bord na Móna’s landfill in Drehid, Ireland.

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Environmentally Speaking: Fayetteville Landfill First to Use Landfill Post-Closure Trust Fund

Oct 19, 2013 The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The former C&L Landfill, which operated between 1972 and 197...

Response to landfill fire in Kindersley, Sask., has been scaled back; Response to landfill fire scaled back

Oct 12, 2013 KINDERSLEY, Sask. - Officials are scaling back their response to a fire at the landfill in Kindersley, Sask.Town officials have lifted an advisory ...

Kindersley, Sask., declares state of emergency due to smoke from landfill fire; Saskatchewan town declares state of emergency

Oct 12, 2013 KINDERSLEY, Sask. - A community in west-central Saskatchewan has declared a state of local emergency due to health concerns about smoke from a land...

Wyoming fire season far less expensive than last year

Sep 7, 2013 bkmWyoming fire season far less expensive than last yearMead says state has only spent $1 million to date, instead of last year's $50 millionAt a g...

Sanitary landfill project opposed by tribal chieftains

Sep 4, 2013 Shillong, Sept. 3 -- Traditional chiefs and villagers from over fifteen villages today expressed their stiff opposition against the proposed settin...

HC allows CS to procure additional LTPs as an exceptional case

Aug 31, 2013 Srinagar, Aug. 30 -- After what it described as an 'alarming situation', the High court today directed the Chief Secretary to go ahead as one time ...

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Waste Management World Launches Big Picture Competition

WMW invites you to enter our new Big Picture photo competition for photographs depicting innovative uses of waste materials and end-of-life products.

Dr. Richard Coulton, CEO of Siltbuster explains how waste and recycling companies can minimise the impact of the likely change to landfill tax rules that will see charges for disposing of trommel fines rise from £2.50 per tonne to £80.

Landfill Tax Hike for Trommel Fines... A Wake Up Call

Dr. Richard Coulton explains how waste and recycling companies can minimise the impact of the change to landfill tax that will see charges for trommel fines rise to £80 per tonne.