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US firm developing plans to turn household waste into sugar on Teesside; CPI at Wilton supports firm as it "fine tunes" process that could lead to creation of new Tees factories

30/08/2015 A sweet £1m project to turn household waste into sugar could prove a game-changer in global energy consumption - and it's being developed her...

Pollution control board asks Lucknow contractor to plant trees around waste treatment plant

30/08/2015 LUCKNOW: For legal operation of city's first municipal solid waste treatment plant at Shivri, UP Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) has given conditio...

The Latest: Lebanese group threaten to escalate protests

30/08/2015 BEIRUT - Here are the latest developments regarding Lebanon's protest over the country's ongoing trash crisis (all times local):___7:15 p.m.

Waste Management institutional shareholder Clearbridge Investments, LLC buys

30/08/2015 AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORTCorporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 16:58 EDTWaste Management (NYSE:WM) institutional shareholder Clearbridge Investment...

Lebanon should investigate use of force in protests - Amnesty

30/08/2015 BEIRUT: Lebanon should investigate allegations that security personnel used excessive force to disperse anti-government protesters in Beirut last w...

Beirut protesters shout for 'the downfall of the regime' as 'You Stink' campaign sweeps capitol

30/08/2015 Their "You Stink" protest campaign was mobilized after the government failed to solve a crisis in trash disposal, leaving piles of refuse rotting i...

Waste Management institutional shareholder Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec sells

30/08/2015 AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORTCorporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 16:10 EDTWaste Management (NYSE:WM) institutional shareholder Caisse De Depot Et Pla...

Demonstrators Storm Beirut, Demanding Solutions To Garbage-Collection Crisis

30/08/2015 ARUN RATH: In the Lebanese capital Beirut, bars and restaurants shuttered their doors tonight in solidarity with anti-government protests that hav...

\'You Stink\' Campaign Rallies Saturday to Demand Environment Minister\'s Resignation

30/08/2015 The "You Stink" civil society campaign announced on Friday that it will hold a demonstration on Saturday afternoon to demand the resignation of Env...

Upcoming Eidul Azha : LWMC to make special arrangements for making city clean and waste-free

30/08/2015 LAHORE, Aug. 30 -- The Lahore Waste Management Company (LWMC) will distribute 0.85 million customised waste bags among the citizens and hire 300 ad...

Lebanese stage largest protests yet sparked by trash crisis

30/08/2015 BEIRUT - Thousands rallied in downtown Beirut Saturday in the largest anti-government protest yet over a summer garbage crisis, chanting "revolutio...

Waste Management institutional shareholder Macquarie Group Ltd buys

30/08/2015 AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORTCorporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 15:43 EDTWaste Management (NYSE:WM) institutional shareholder Macquarie Group Ltd bo...

Hezbollah throws weight behind protests deepening crisis

30/08/2015 BEIRUT: The powerful Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah threw its weight Tuesday behind mass protests calling for the government's resignation deepeni...

A zero-waste management scheme for Kozhikode collectorate

30/08/2015 KOZHIKODE: Kozhikode collectorate has set a model for the remaining civil stations in the state by becoming the first one to adopt the zero-waste m...

Riot police break up Beirut anti-government protest

30/08/2015 Beirut, Lebanon -  Riot police have broken up an anti-government protest in Beirut where at least 10,000 people had gathered to demonstrate a...

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