European Parliament Moves Forward with Plastic Bag Ban to Cut Waste

Apr 17, 2014

There has been a mixed response to the European Parliament’s vote to approve the draft Directive on carrier bags presented by the Commission and intended to minimise waste.

VIDEO: BA Plasma Gasification Waste to Jet Fuel Facility Set for Take-off in Essex

Apr 16, 2014

BA & Solena Fuels have committed to building a facility in Essex, UK to process 575,000 tonnes of residual municipal solid waste into aviation fuel.

Covanta Seals Waste to Energy & Recycling Deal with Nine Massachusetts Municipalities

Apr 16, 2014

Covanta has agreed a new partnership with nine Western Massachusetts municipalities for bundled sustainable waste management services.

First AD Plant to Convert Food Waste to Biogas Opened in Wales

Apr 16, 2014

First Minister, Carwyn Jones has officially opened Wales’ first purpose built anaerobic digestion facility to produce biogas from food waste in Llwyn Isaf, near Caernarfon.


ISWA Waste to Energy State of the Art Report


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.

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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.