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Science a factor in evolution of next-generation packaging

31/10/2014

Is the real horror of Hallowe'en the food waste?

31/10/2014 Carving a pumpkin is a popular Hallowe'en pursuit, but 1,500 double-decker buses worth of food waste ends up in landfill as a result, campaigners h...

Cess On Waste: Legal Experts Say Civic Body is Skating on Thin Ice

31/10/2014 BANGALORE, Oct. 31 -- Legal experts say it was not correct on the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike's (BBMP) part to collect garbage cess from res...

NRCS destroys 1bn non-compliant plastic bags

31/10/2014 The National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications (NRCS) says manufacturers and retailers who do not comply with the revised compulsory specific...

Waste Management rises for a second consecutive day, a two-day rise of 1.0% 30 October, 2014

31/10/2014 DAILY CORPORATE BOND REPORTWaste Management Inc (N:WMI.GU) bond, rose US$2.97 (or 2.2%) for a second consecutive day on Thursday bringing its two-d...

Video: Hands off our land'

31/10/2014 Mallusk residents have voiced their opposition to moves to acquire their land as part of the controversial Hightown waste incinerator project.arc2...

Plastics are fantastic way to boost recycling habits

31/10/2014 PLASTIC recycling is here to stay in Cheltenham.The trial scheme which allowed householders to recycle plastic packaging at 12 household recycling ...

DTE Biomass dedicates landfill gas facility in N.C.

31/10/2014 DTE Biomass Energy recently celebrated the completion of its 9.6-MW landfill gas-to-energy project at the Uwharrie Environmental Landfill in Mt. Gi...

Analyst Actions: Waste Management PT Raised $2 to $53 at Imperial, Outperform Maintained; Shares Flat Early

31/10/2014 Waste Management, Inc. (WM) has had its price target raised by analysts at Imperial Capital to $53 from $51 a share. The firm maintained its outpe...

Recycling row heats up in the Isle

31/10/2014 Isle residents who are keen to recycle their household waste are seeing red over council policy that refuses them a larger bin for their needs.Wes...

FTC warns bag companies about oxodegradable claims

31/10/2014 Makers of oxodegradable or oxo-biodegradable plastic bags should consider themselves on notice, according to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.&nbs...

Gorur opposes waste unit

31/10/2014 Racing against time to adhere to the December 1 deadline to stop dumping of garbage in Mandur, the BBMP is scouting for plots to set up waste manag...

Ireland: Project: project_1077 - Edoc Administration and Management

31/10/2014 Crown commercial Service has issued the following news release:Project Details Project Code project_1077 Project Title Edoc Administ...

Food waste plea to pumpkin carvers

31/10/2014 Carving a pumpkin is a popular Halloween pursuit, but 1,500 double decker buses worth of food waste ends up in landfill as a result, campaigners ha...

California: AB-2313 Metal theft and related recycling crimes

31/10/2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2313, as amended, Nestande. Metal theft and related recycli...

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