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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...

Italy's north recycles as south lags behind; 'Impossible for Sicily to achieve EU 2020 target' says ANCI

31/10/2014 (ANSA) - October 30 - Italy's cities and towns are improving their waste separation and CO2 emission records, although overall they are still far f...

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 ...

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...

Partnership on top of bin service problems

31/10/2014 Dorset County Council, UK Government has issued the following news release:The Dorset Waste Partnership (DWP) is thanking residents for their pati...

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...

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...

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...

CII, Govt of NCT, UNESCO Organizes Delhi Environment Summit

31/10/2014 Oct. 30 -- Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) issued the following news release:Ms Meenakshi Lekhi, Member of Parliament from New Delhi Constit...

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...

Ireland: Fly tipping in England

31/10/2014 Government of Ireland has issued the following news release:Fly tipping in EnglandFrom: Department for Environment, Food & Rural AffairsFir...

Market Vectors Environmental Services Index Fund hits two-month high 30 October, 2014

31/10/2014 DAILY EXCHANGE-TRADED FUND REPORTMarket Vectors Environmental Services Index Fund (NYSE:EVX) traded at its 42-day high of US$65.39. The ETF price i...

Global Municipal Solid Waste Management market to grow at a CAGR of 8.73 percent by 2018

31/10/2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Illinois ndash; United States ndash; October 292014 (PR Buzz):nbsp;Global Municipal Solid Waste Management Market 2014-2018nb...

DTE Biomass completes landfill gas-to-energy project in North Carolina

31/10/2014 DTE Energy Co. subsidiary DTE Biomass Energy on Oct. 23 dedicated its new 9.6-MW landfill gas-to-energy project at the Uwharrie Environmental Landf...

Waste2Tricity International (Thailand) to Raise Second Tranche of Investment of $10 Million

31/10/2014 Oct. 30 -- UK-based Waste2Tricity issued the following news release:Waste2Tricity Limited is pleased to announce W2T's Thai subsidiary Waste2Tricit...

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