FROM THE WIRES

Consortium will offer viable alternative to Hightown plan'

24/04/2014 Local politicians are to be presented with proposals for a "viable alternative" to the arc21 waste incinerator plan, it has been claimed.Speaking ...

LBCC celebrates Earth Day

24/04/2014 LBCC's Earth Day Celebration. Photos by Dale Hummel.There was a line of tables overflowing with gadgets, flowers, pots with soil, and even some old...

US Power Plant Burned Aborted Babies to Light Homes

24/04/2014 MOSCOW, April 24 (RIA Novosti) – Officials in the US state of Oregon have ordered a waste-to-energy power plant to stop accepting boxed medic...

MMBC to launch packaging, printed paper recycling program in BC

24/04/2014 Set to be launched on 19 May 2014, the program will allow BCs to recycle milk cartons, plant pots, aluminum foil packaging and drink cups.The produ...

Market Vectors Environmental Services Index Fund hits two-month high 23 April, 2014

24/04/2014 DAILY EXCHANGE-TRADED FUND REPORTMarket Vectors Environmental Services Index Fund (NYSE:EVX) traded at its 44-day high of US$66.10. The ETF price i...

Young Nigerian Makes Chair, Stool From Waste Paper [interview]

24/04/2014 Recycling, which is the conversion of waste into reusable material or new products, helps to reduce the consumption of fresh raw materials, reduce ...

Green Waste Bin Collection Trial To Commence

24/04/2014 Gannawarra Shire Council, The State of Victoria has issued the following press release:Gannawarra Shire Council at its meeting this evening approv...

UK Contract Awards: Countrystyle Recycling Wins 1.7 Million GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Organic Waste Processing Services

24/04/2014 AIDSTONE, United Kingdom, April 24 -- Countrystyle Recycling Ltd., Maidstone, won a 1.7 million GBP (initial estimated total value excluding VAT) m...

Lowe's Hits Rare Milestone in Battery Recycling

24/04/2014 AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT[News Story] ATLANTA, GA -- 04/24/14 -- With more than 1,800 stores collecting rechargeable batteries from customers, Lo...

Covanta trims Q1 net loss to USD 9m

24/04/2014 (SeeNews Renewables) - Apr 23, 2014 - US waste-to-energy firm Covanta Holding Corp (NYSE:CVA) yesterday posted a first-quarter net attributable los...

Guidelines developed to support new waste services

24/04/2014 Shire Of Campaspe, The State of Victoria has issued the following press release:Campaspe Shire Council has developed Guidelines for Waste, Recycli...

Rustington supermarket's environmental scheme

24/04/2014 RETAIL giant Sainsbury's has launched an egg-citing environmental scheme at its Rustington superstore.The supermarket, at the Rustington Retail Pa...

1,000 jobs in the pipeline as firms plan expansion; A WAVE of big business announcements could see hundreds of jobs created on Teesside. From major biomass energy plants to a multi-million pound cash injection by fast-growing Stokesley company Quorn Foods, these schemes are all set to provide a major boost for Teesside's economy. The latest announcements could take the new jobs tally past 1,000 - Business reporter KELLEY PRICE looks at how they could unfold.

24/04/2014 Investment is recipe for growth QUORN Foods is investing £30m on Teesside - and creating 300 new jobs, it has been announced.The Stokesley-ba...

Thailand: Khao Phlong landfill on fire in Chainat province

24/04/2014 The fire at Khao Phlong landfill in Chainat continued to burn on Tuesday, while the discovery of infectious waste at the landfill has sparked alarm...

Alter NRG Corp. wins two Prestigious Awards for Best In Class Clean-Technology

24/04/2014 TSX - NRG                      &nbs...