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Is Lebanon ready to recycle its garbage?

03/08/2015 A week into the July trash crisis, when garbage collection was suspended in the capital and Mount Lebanon, a thousand demonstrators marched across ...

Lebanon Awaits International Deals to Export Wastes

03/08/2015 The ministerial committee tasked with finding a solution for the over two-week waste management crisis in Beirut and Mount Lebanon has failed so fa...

Mumbai roads get more bins to tackle spilling waste

03/08/2015 With the problem of waste disposal compounding during the monsoons, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to increase the numbe...

REVEALED: THE BIN CHARGES PRICE LOTTERY; Householders face price difference of (EURO)165 because of where they live Customers still lose out - even if they shop around

03/08/2015 BIN collection costs can vary by as much as (EURO)165 - depending on where you live - an Irish Daily Mail survey reveals today.While those living i...

Beirut’s trash problem spurs search for alternatives

03/08/2015 Beirut, Lebanon - Tucked away behind a gas station, along the vibrant, nightlife-friendly streets of Beirut's Mar Mikhael neighbourhood, ...

Proposed Riverina garbage dump in abandoned Ardlethan mine too close to crops, farmers say

03/08/2015 A proposal to turn an abandoned mine in the New South Wales Riverina region into a garbage dump is dividing the local community.Farmers around the ...

Skill India for Swachh Bharat

03/08/2015 The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (SBA) should not be just about cleaning up cities, villages and rivers. It should also be about boosting our local and na...

Bio- medical stockpile raises healthcare stink

03/08/2015 EVEN AS bio- medical waste is increasing every year, inefficient handling of this toxic stockpile remains a challenge for the Union Health Ministry...

No decrease in landfill rate in early 2015

02/08/2015 Northern Ireland Executive, UK Government has issued the following news release:The latest statistics reveal that less than half, 47.9%, of local ...

UK Contract Awards: Biogen UK Wins 275,550 GBP Contract for Food Waste Treatment Services

02/08/2015 SWANSEA, United Kingdom, July 31 -- Biogen UK Ltd., Bedford, won a 275,550 GBP (excluding VAT) contract award from City and County of Swansea to pr...

Household recycling maintains upward trend

02/08/2015 Northern Ireland Executive, UK Government has issued the following news release:This is an increase of 0.5 percentage points compared to the same ...

Waste energy project at county landfill seeks deadline extension

02/08/2015 Deschutes County commissioners will consider amending an agreement and imposing new deadlinesA waste-to-energy project at the Knott Landfill southe...

Beirut’s trash problem spurs search for alternatives

02/08/2015 Beirut, Lebanon - Tucked away behind a gas station, along the vibrant, nightlife-friendly streets of Beirut's Mar Mikhael neighbourhood, ...

FORM 8-K: WASTE MANAGEMENT FILES CURRENT REPORT

02/08/2015 WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 -- Waste Management Inc., Houston, files Form 8-K (current report) with Securities and Exchange Commission on July 30.State or o...

Proposed Riverina garbage dump in abandoned Ardlethan mine too close to crops, farmers say

02/08/2015 A proposal to turn an abandoned mine in the New South Wales Riverina region into a garbage dump is dividing the local community.Farmers around the ...

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