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Proposed Riverina garbage dump in abandoned Ardlethan mine too close to crops, farmers say

02/08/2015 A proposal to turn an abandoned mine in the New South Wales Riverina region into a garbage dump is dividing the local community.Farmers around the ...

MBMC's 'smart city' dream dashed

02/08/2015 Poor public transport and systems of waste disposal prove to be drawbacksBhayandar : After failing to meet the stage-one criteria on various indic...

No decrease in landfill rate in early 2015

02/08/2015 Northern Ireland Executive, UK Government has issued the following news release:The latest statistics reveal that less than half, 47.9%, of local ...

UK Contract Awards: Biogen UK Wins 275,550 GBP Contract for Food Waste Treatment Services

02/08/2015 SWANSEA, United Kingdom, July 31 -- Biogen UK Ltd., Bedford, won a 275,550 GBP (excluding VAT) contract award from City and County of Swansea to pr...

Household recycling maintains upward trend

02/08/2015 Northern Ireland Executive, UK Government has issued the following news release:This is an increase of 0.5 percentage points compared to the same ...

Waste energy project at county landfill seeks deadline extension

02/08/2015 Deschutes County commissioners will consider amending an agreement and imposing new deadlinesA waste-to-energy project at the Knott Landfill southe...

Beirut’s trash problem spurs search for alternatives

02/08/2015 Beirut, Lebanon - Tucked away behind a gas station, along the vibrant, nightlife-friendly streets of Beirut's Mar Mikhael neighbourhood, ...

FORM 8-K: WASTE MANAGEMENT FILES CURRENT REPORT

02/08/2015 WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 -- Waste Management Inc., Houston, files Form 8-K (current report) with Securities and Exchange Commission on July 30.State or o...

e-waste, an environmental, health hazard

01/08/2015 VISAKHAPATNAM: Walk into any home, office or warehouse and you can be sure to come across electronic junk or old, disused electronic gadgets such a...

Organic waste potential still remains untapped: Experts

01/08/2015 Bangladesh, Aug. 1 -- When the two city corporations in Dhaka strive to manage tonnes of waste, a significant portion of such garbage is recycled b...

Infinis Energy increases on firm volume 31 July, 2015 16:30 BST

01/08/2015 BRITISH DAILY STOCK REPORTInfinis Energy PLC (L:INFI), the 3rd largest Electricity company by market cap in the United Kingdom, increased 0.50 GBX ...

Waste Mgmt Inc Del bond lifts 2.0% 31 July, 2015

01/08/2015 DAILY CORPORATE BOND REPORTWaste Mgmt Inc Del (WMI4123611) bond lifted US$2.01 (or 2.0%) from its last traded date of July 30, 2015 to close at US$...

SNAPSHOT; Brazil's top 5 solid waste-producing states

01/08/2015 The Brazilian region with the highest per capita solid waste producing in 2014 was the federal district, followed by São Paulo state, accord...

Are French-style farmer protests about to come to the UK?

01/08/2015 French farmers - angry at falling food prices and cheap foreign competition - have taken to the streets in protest over the past week. They've stag...

Beirut Municipality Asks Cabinet to Allow It to Send Garbage Abroad

01/08/2015 Beirut Municipality on Thursday called on the council of ministers to allow it to "hire specialized firms to send garbage abroad as a solution to t...

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