FROM THE WIRES

Indian Applicants File Patent Application for a Process for Preparing Recycled Plastic Materials from Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment

19/04/2014 New Delhi, April 19 -- Dr Sanjay Kumar Nayak of Bhubaneswar, India, Dr Smita Mohanty and Dr Jandas P J filed patent application for a process for p...

South body to offer systematic waste clearance at eateries

19/04/2014 New Delhi, April 19 -- Waste generated from restaurants and eateries of south Delhi will soon be cleaned up in a systematic manner, albeit for a fe...

Create a wildlife haven in your own garden

19/04/2014 As The trend towards wildlife gardens continues, we look at 10 simple ways to make your garden more eco-friendly.If your planting is attracting bee...

SENA Waste Services wins contract to operate MRF for City of Edmonton

19/04/2014 The new contract covers one of the earliest single-stream recycling plants in North America, which is capable of processing 55,000 tons per year fo...

DNR Joins Plastics Recycling Initiative

19/04/2014 The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued the following news release:The Department of Natural Resources has joined a statewide public-p...

Region extends brush pickup to rural residents

19/04/2014 Starting Monday, May 5, Halton Region will extend its special bulk brush collection to the rural area.It is also waiving tipping fees for brush at ...

Emeco and Nendo launch new SU Collection of stools and tables

19/04/2014 The Japanese concept of 'su' comes from traditional Japanese culture, and means simple, plain, minimal. Nendo brought the design aesthetic of 'SU' ...

Bord na Mona launches new landfill-gas power plant in County Kildare, Ireland

19/04/2014 The resource recovery project will use landfill gas from the Drehid site, using a household waste byproduct to produce 5.6 megawatts of renewable p...

ASBESTOS UPDATE: Ky. Recycler Faces Alleged Fibro Violations

19/04/2014

Govt picks 12 centres for safe disposal of e-waste

19/04/2014 The Environment department of the Delhi government has issued notices to market associations to dispose off their electronic waste only with author...

ASBESTOS UPDATE: Ky. Recycler Faces Alleged Fibro Violations

18/04/2014

Thailand: 'Rubbish crisis' looms on fund shortage

18/04/2014 Thailand faces a looming "garbage crisis" if the government fails to allocate more funding to improve waste management, the Pollution Control Depar...

DNR JOINS PLASTICS RECYCLING INITIATIVE

18/04/2014 The following information was released by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources:The Department of Natural Resources has joined a statewide ...

LARGEST GAS-TO-ELECTRICITY LANDFILL PROJECT IN ALABAMA

18/04/2014 The following information was released by the Tennessee Valley Authority:April 17, 2014WHAT:Alabamas largest landfill gas-to-electricity plant open...

Black bags limit brings 70 tonne cut in landfill

18/04/2014 DURING the first week of Swansea's new three black bag limit a jumbo amount of rubbish was diverted away from landfill.According to the city counci...