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Timber from felled trees will be recycled to boost Oxford charity

30/03/2015 TREES that were cut down to make way for the Westgate development are now changing lives in Blackbird Leys.A giant pile of wood from the 60 trees c...

7 junk hacks for a successful spring clean; As Britons prepare to embark on the annual spring clean, Clearabee offers expert advice for a stress-free dejunk

30/03/2015 March 30, 2015While spend on DIY and home improvement projects has fallen in recent years, new research suggests that UK consumers will spend an av...

Asia R-PET rebound unlikely unless greater price gap with PET

30/03/2015 SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Asia recycled polyethylene terephthalate (R-PET) rebound is only possible when there is a greater price gap with virgin PET, mark...

Council launches free new WasteInfo app

30/03/2015 Port Macquarie Hastings Council, The State of New South Wales has issued the following press release:Residents never need to miss bin night again,...

Veolia Joins Mayors Taskforce for Jobs Initiative to Reduce Youth Unemployment in New Zealand 30 March 2015

30/03/2015 Veolia and Auckland Mayor Len Brown have signed a landmark agreement to provide training and employment opportunities for young people in Auckland,...

Press release: Nottinghamshire landfill site shut down after enforcement action

30/03/2015 March 30, 2015The Environment Agency have announced that enforcement action led to the November 2014 closure of controversial Dorket Head landfill ...

Wartburg welcomes "e-waste"

30/03/2015 Items such as used phones and old CDs may be deposited in specified waste containers on campus. -Jessica Grant/TrumpetContainers at Wartburg which ...

UK Contract Awards: Veolia Environmental Services Nottinghamshire Wins 293,172 GBP Contract for Waste Transfer Station Container Hiring, Transport and Disposal Services

30/03/2015 ANSFIELD, United Kingdom, March 27 -- Veolia Environmental Services Nottinghamshire Ltd., Nottingham, won a 293,172 GBP (excluding VAT) contract aw...

Jubail gets 'smart' waste containers

30/03/2015 In several areas of the Jubail Industrial City the hygiene department at the Royal Commission for Jubail (RCJ) has installed smart waste containers...

Environment: Commission refers Slovenia to Court for failure to clean up highly flammable waste tyres

30/03/2015 The European Commission has issued the following news release:The European Commission is taking Slovenia to Court for its failure to comply with t...

Waste partnership awarded £800,000 funding

30/03/2015 Buckinghamshire County Council, UK Government has issued the following news release:The success of Buckinghamshire’s fight to reduce food wa...

Warwickshire looks to cut down Easter waste

30/03/2015 Warwickshire County Council, UK Government has issued the following news release:Warwickshire residents are being encouraged to help cut down this...

WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF HUGUET, FARRÉ, Jordi I TITLED AS "METHOD FOR THE ELIMINATION OF PLASTIC CONTAINED IN URBAN AND INDUSTRIAL WASTE, AND FACILITY FOR IMPLEMENTING SAME"

30/03/2015 Publication No. WO/2015/040256 was published on March 26 by WIPO.Title of the invention: METHOD FOR THE ELIMINATION OF PLASTIC CONTAINED IN URBAN ...

Soon, compactors in Nerul as garbage piles mount

30/03/2015 NAVI MUMBAI: The civic administration will conduct test runs of as many as nine compactors in Nerul to systematize garbage collection in the area.

People protest against Municipal Council

30/03/2015 Kathua: Raising serious objections over the forceful garbage dumping by Kathua Municipal Council and some locals, the families of below poverty lin...

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