MARKETS & POLICY ARTICLES

U.S. Electronics Industry Hits E-Waste Recycling Record

Apr 24, 2014

The U.S. consumer electronics industry recycled a record 620 million pounds of electronics in 2013, according to a new report from the Consumer Electronics Association.

51 MW Frederick County Waste to Energy Project Seeking New Partner

Apr 23, 2014

Frederick County is seeking a new partner on its planned 51 MW waste to energy project, following an amendment to the service contract with Wheelabrator which releases Carroll County from the project.

$4bn Loan Guarantees for U.S. Renewables Including Biofuel & Waste to Energy

Apr 23, 2014

The DoE has issued a draft loan guarantee solicitation for innovative renewable energy technologies, including waste to energy and biofuels, worth as much as $4 billion.

Output Rise from 21-33 MW at Biffa’s Planned Waste to Energy Plant in Leicestershire

Apr 23, 2014

UK waste and recycling firm, Biffa, has submitted a scoping report to increase capacity to 350,000 TPA at its planned Newhurst Quarry waste to energy facility, and output from 21 MW to 33 MW.

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ISWA Waste to Energy State of the Art Report

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

World Waste to Energy City Summit

London, UK , UK
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May 20, 2014 - May 22, 2014

WasteMINZ 26th Annual Conference

Wellington, New Zealand , New Zealand
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October 19, 2014 - October 23, 2014

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Moscow , Russia
June 2, 2015 - June 4, 2015

OPINION

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.