FROM THE WIRES

Food Fwd spreads composting message on Earth Day

20/04/2015 DURHAM - Noah Marsh, co-owner of Food Fwd, started with a simple question: "Who knows what composting is?"His audience was mostly children, breathl...

Washington: Somerset County Residents Fight Back Against Expanding Chicken Industry

20/04/2015 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release: Somerset County has been in the cross hairs of the poultry industry for quite a long...

Scouting adventure

20/04/2015 More than 1,000 Boy Scouts, 350 adult volunteers and 150 Boy Scout staff members who converged Friday through Sunday on a rain-parched piece of lan...

Ireland: Digest of waste and resource statistics, 2015 edition

20/04/2015 Government of Ireland has issued the following news release: Publication serving as a compendium of key statistics on waste and resource.DocumentD...

Objects of desire

20/04/2015 India, April 20 -- Demand for home decor items made from recycled materials in quirky designs has shot up in the last few years. Shrabasti Mallik e...

2015 Earth Day: 300,000 Pounds of Scrap Recycled Annually at DaVinci Roofscapes

20/04/2015 (PRWeb) - The 45th anniversary of Earth Dayin 2015 puts a shining spotlight on recycling efforts around the country --- including at DaVinci Roofsc...

Landfill site may become wildlife haven in revamp

20/04/2015 A LANDFILL site where hundreds of thousands of tonnes of Oxfordshire's waste has been dumped for decades could be turned into a haven for wildlife....

Don't know what to do with e-waste? The answer is easy

20/04/2015 E-recycling in the tri-states * In Dubuque County, residents can take several kinds of electronics to Dubuque Metropolitan Area Solid Waste Agency'...

Hundreds march in protest at waste plant plans in Corby

20/04/2015 More than 500 people marched through the streets of Corby on Saturday to voice their opposition to a controversial waste gasification plant which ...

Recycling pledge lands Kathleen a sweet treat

20/04/2015 A Ramsbottom resident who signed a pledge to recycle more received a surprise reward.Kathleen Morrison, along with 125 other residents, was entered...

KW Scouts collect old TVs, computers, bottle to recycle for Earth Day

20/04/2015 WATERLOO - Dozens of old computers monitors were lined up in the parking lot of the Canadian Tire store at 400 Weber St. N. They sat next to giant ...

Loudon wrestles with money-losing landfill

20/04/2015 LOUDON — The Loudon County Solid Waste Disposal Commission continues to struggle with the challenge of saving enough money for closure and po...

Trade unions protest over low pay at Teesside waste facility

20/04/2015 Trade union members held a demonstration at SITA Sembcorp's energy-from-waste plant in Redcar this weekend to protest the rates being paid to overs...

Waste handler thrives as oil, gas industry shifts

20/04/2015 A trip around the sprawling lots and cavernous garage bays at McCutcheon Enterprises Inc.'s hilltop headquarters in Westmoreland County gives the f...

Apple buying 36,000 acres of forest land for sustainable harvesting of packaging

20/04/2015 In partnership with an environmental nonprofit, Apple plans to purchase roughly 36,000 acres of private forestland, which would be sustainably harv...

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