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BRIT® and the City of Fort Worth Offer Rain Barrels and Compost Bins

27/07/2015 (PRWeb) - BRIT and City of Fort Worth have added compost bins to their annual fall sale. The 45-day, online sale begins July 15 and runs to Sept. 7...

Viridor breaks ground on £177m energy recovery facility in Scotland

27/07/2015 The new facility will be based at the company's rail-linked Oxwellmains waste treatment hub.It has been designed to process 300,000 tonnes of post-...

A betrayal of farmers' interests

27/07/2015 I SEEM to recall David Cameron came into office promising the "Greenest government ever", rather spoilt by an accidentally overheard comment later ...

Lebanon: Garbage Piles Up in Beirut After Landfill Closes

27/07/2015 Across Beirut, rancid mountains of garbage are a testament to Lebanon's waste management problems.For the past week, the city's streets have been c...

Council has ridden roughshod over us

27/07/2015 HAVING carefully read the Capital Times newspaper issued by Cardiff council in June with regard to how the recycling and waste changes would affect...

Recycling boost following introduction of alternate weekly bin collections

27/07/2015 ALTERNATE weekly bin collections have boosted recycling rates in Herefordshire by more than five per cent since the scheme was introduced last Nove...

Jumblat Does Not Rule out Another Naameh Landfill Extension

27/07/2015 Progressive Socialist Party chief MP Walid Jumblat did not rule out another extension for the landfill that lies in Naameh south of Beirut to find ...

Any idea how to get rid of thousands of tonnes of rubbish? Somerset Waste Partnership asks for ideas

27/07/2015 ANY idea how to get rid of 120,000 tonnes of rubbish every year?Somerset Waste Partnership wants to avoid burying everything we throw out in landfi...

Viridor breaks ground on GBP-177m waste-to-energy plant

27/07/2015 July 27 (SeeNews) - UK waste specialist Viridor Ltd on Friday announced the start of construction of its GBP-177-million (USD 274.4m/EUR 248m) ...

Lebanon's capital drowning in an ocean of trash

27/07/2015 Beirut - Hundreds of protesters showed up in the sweltering summer heat on Saturday evening in downtown Beirut to demonstrate against the sea ...

Residents urged to recycle as black bin waste costs 4m

27/07/2015 COUNCIL chiefs are urging residents to think before they bin rubbish after it was revealed £4m was spent in the last year on disposing 'gener...

UPP Holdings drops 3.0% on low volume 27 July, 2015 17:00 SGT

27/07/2015 SINGAPOREAN DAILY STOCK REPORTUPP Holdings Limited (SI:U09), Singapore's 6th largest Consumer Products company by market cap, dropped 0.60c (or 3.0...

Pet lover pleads for dead cat back; Company say body of Persian is now hazardous to humans. .

27/07/2015 ACAT lover has been told she can not have her dead pet back because it is 'hazardous' waste.Yasmine Khalid, 55, was devastated when her 11-year-old...

Recylex keeps sliding: down 8.2% in 4 days 27 July, 2015 17:30 CEST

27/07/2015 FRENCH DAILY STOCK REPORTRecylex S.A. (FR:RX), France's 3rd largest Industrial Metals & Mining company by market cap, extended its slide Monday...

Lebanon's garbage crisis may be over but these trashy photos remain

27/07/2015 Sunday marked the end of a pretty stinky week for Lebanon, where days-old garbage cluttered the streets and the smell of rotting food and burning p...

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