MARKETS & POLICY ARTICLES

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 Council’s kerbside recycling collections. 

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 solar power farms to generate renewable energy for the National Grid.

$20m Waste to Energy Deal Sealed on Caribbean’s Nevis Island

Aug 27, 2014

The government of Nevis Island has signed off a deal that will see a waste to energy facility constructed on the island in partnership with Baltimore, Maryland based renewable energy firm, Omni-Alpha.

Waste to energy plans get support in Ayutthaya, Thailand

Aug 26, 2014

Plans for a 300 tonne/day waste to energy plant in the province of Ayutthaya, Thailand have reportedly been supported by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO)...

WEEKLY NEWSCAST

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PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Dunmow Waste Management Selects New JCB 457 HT Wheel Loader Essex Facility

Dunmow Waste Management Selects New JCB Wheel Loader Essex Facility

Dunmow Waste Management has added a JCB 457 HT Wastemaster wheeled loader to its fleet at its Chelmsford site, which is licenced to handle up to 150,000 tonnes of waste material each year.

Taunton Recycling Facility Benefits from Upgraded Conveyor

Middleton Engineering has fabricated and installed an upgraded conveyor system at Viridor’s Priorswood materials recycling facility in Taunton, Somerset.

Certified Secure SSD Data Wiping Software for E-Waste Recycling Launched

Austin, Texas based data erasure software developer, Tabernus has completed testing of its new Solid State Drive secure data erasure software.

New Recycling Machine to Pulverise and Devulcanize Tyre Waste from Pallmann

Pallmann has launched a new grinding system for recycling of vulcanized rubber waste, such as tyres, back into fine powder for direct reuse in rubber processing.

Upcoming Industry Events

19th International Congress for Battery Recycling ICBR 2014

Hamburg , Germany
Phone: +41 62 785 10 00
Fax: +41 62 785 10 05
September 23, 2014 - September 26, 2014

WasteMINZ 26th Annual Conference

Wellington, New Zealand , New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 476 7162
October 19, 2014 - October 23, 2014

Electronics Recycling Asia WRF 2014

Singapore , Singapore
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November 10, 2014 - November 14, 2014

OPINION

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…