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Biodegradable plastic additives “don’t work”, claims MSU study

Mar 27, 2015

Additives that claim to break down polyethylene and polyethylene terephthalate don’t work in common disposal situations, such as landfills or composting, a new study from Michigan State University (MSU) has claimed...

Single-use battery recycling program to launch in Vermont

Mar 27, 2015

North American battery stewardship organisation Call2Recycle has been selected by 11 initial companies to develop, implement and promote a mandated single-use battery recycling program in Vermont...

40,000 TPA Waste to Energy Project in Scotland to Use Gasification/RDF

Mar 23, 2015

A WtE project using combined fluidised bed gasification technology with RDF is set for Lanark, Scotland...

EEB – Boost Critical Material Recycling & Reuse in EU Through Ecodesign Directive

Mar 20, 2015

The European Environmental Bureau has called on the EU to recover, reuse and recycle more critical materials through a better implementation of the Ecodesign Directive.

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PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENTS

New Rotary Drum Screen from Munson for Separating Solid Wastes from Effluents

Utica, New York based Munson Machinery, manufacture of mixers, blenders and size reduction equipment for wastes and bulk solid materials, has launched a new compact Rotary Drum Screen which removes solids from industrial and municipal waste streams.

New Dual Function Baler & Wrapper for Waste & Recycling from Cross Wrap

Finnish bale wrapping equipment manufacturer, Cross Wrap, has launched the latest model in its line of CW Direct Wrappers. 

Recycling Equipment Manufacturer Bollegraaf Showcases RDF Baling & Sorting Innovations

Recycling equipment manufacturers, Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery and Lubo Systems - both a part of the Bollegraaf Group, have showcased their latest innovations in baling and sorting at Pollutec in Paris.

Recycling Equipment Manufacturer CP Group Sells IPS Balers to Avis

Upland, Indiana based Avis Industrial has acquired metals, plastics, and mixed fibre baler manufacturer, IPS Balers from recycling equipment manufacturer CP Group. 

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ISWA Board member and the CEO of the Hamburg municipal waste company, Professor Rudiger Siechau, discusses Hamburg’s ...

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ISWA President, David Newman asked John Skinner, the CEO of Swana, about the politics of the U.S. and how it would af...