Minister’s Rejection of Waste & Recycling Bylaw 280 Infuriates Metro Vancouver

Oct 21, 2014

The decision to reject a Metro Vancouver Bylaw 280, aimed at increasing recycling and proper management, will have catastrophic consequences throughout the province, according to Metro Vancouver Board chair, Greg Moore.  

Business Collective Launches Waste & Recycling Collection Scheme in Dublin City Centre

Oct 21, 2014

DublinTown has launched its new Group Waste Scheme for city centre businesses, with the aim of cutting waste collection charges by up to 20%, while offering businesses greater control over their waste management service. 

Food Waste Recycling Deal for 45,000 TPA Biogen AD Facility in Warwickshire

Oct 21, 2014

Leicestershire County Council has agreed a five year contract to supply food waste from source separated kerbside collections to Biogen’s 45,000 tonne per year anaerobic digestion facility in Warwickshire. 

Hills Selects Chinook Sciences for 22 MW Waste to Energy Gasification Plans in Wiltshire, UK

Oct 17, 2014

Northacre Renewable Energy, a part of Hills Group, is planning to build a 22 MW waste to energy gasification facility at the Northacre Industrial Park in Wiltshire.


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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.




ISWA Blog: Spanish Waste Management and the ‘Molecule of the Future’

Spain is a highly developed country but still lags behind the EU targets – especially it lags behind in source separa...
ISWA Blog: Waste Management in Developing Countries - Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

ISWA Blog: Waste Management in Developing Countries - Where There’s a Will There’s a Way

David Newman, President of ISWA, explains why understanding the challenges of waste management in rapidly developing ...

ISWA Blog: The Role of Recycling in the Environmental Paradox

How much does good waste management cost and how to define "good"? I was having this discussion with severa...