MARKETS & POLICY ARTICLES

Sale of Waste to Energy Arm Wheelabrator Reaps $1.94bn Cash for Waste Management

Jul 30, 2014

Waste Management has agreed to sell its waste to energy subsidiary, Wheelabrator Technologies, for $1.94 billion in cash to an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners.  

Orange Launches New E-Waste Phone Recycling Facility in Ivory Coast

Jul 29, 2014

Orange has inaugurated its fifth African end-of-life mobile phone collection facility in the city of Abidja, Ivory Coast, from where phones will be sent to France for recycling.  

Veolia a Completes Dalkia Transaction to Offer Waste, Recycling, Water & Energy Services

Jul 29, 2014

French environmental services and waste management and recycling firm, Veolia, has taken full control of the international operations of its energy management joint venture subsidiary, Dalkia. 

VIDEO: Six Boeing 737 Fuselages Crushed for Recycling Following Montana Train Crash

Jul 29, 2014

Six Boeing 737 fuselages damaged after a train they were being transported on derailed in Montana have been crushed and bailed by Pacific Steel and Recycling, according to a report by The Seattle Times. 

WEEKLY NEWSCAST

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

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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Fax: +41 62 785 10 05
November 10, 2014 - November 14, 2014

OPINION

Recovery, Recycling and Revenues

Simon Potter of DHL Envirosolutions explains why taking waste out of the supply chain is not just about ticking boxes – it’s about reaping financial rewards too…

Implications of a New Guideline for Tougher Sentencing on Environmental & Waste Crime

The way people committing waste and environmental offences in England and Wales are sentenced is changing with a new Guideline for judges and magistrates from the Sentencing Council coming into force today.