FROM THE WIRES

No ifs, ands. But plenty of butts. Winnipeg man recycles 41,767 cigarette butts; Winnipeg man recycles 41,767 cigarette butts

26/04/2015 WINNIPEG - A Winnipeg chain smoker is being called a "rock star" by a global recycling company.TerraCycle Canada provides free waste collection pro...

Slight drop in city's waste diversion last year

26/04/2015 City staff are asking residents to consider the long-term trends when it comes to waste diversion in Ottawa, after fewer tonnes of organics and rec...

Garbage pickup options explored

26/04/2015 By Melissa MurrayFor the ChronicleBag limits, tags and bi-weekly pick up form one of the garbage collection options regional councillors are consid...

Ron's recycling rhyme hits the high note

26/04/2015 A SINGER has penned a special song urging people to recycle their household waste.Environmentally friendly Ron Marsh wrote the ditty to let people ...

Korean Intellectual Property Office Publishes Hankyong Industry Academic Cooperation Center's Patent Application for Removal Method of Heavy Metals from an Aqueous Solution Using Recycled Aggregate

26/04/2015 Publication Name: Metal & Mining Patent News Patent Application Number: KR20130040056 20130411 Patent Publication Number: KR20140123193 (A) Int...

EPA Seeks Comments on Federal Plan Requirements for Sewage Sludge Incineration Units from Huntsville, Alabama, Among Others

26/04/2015 WASHINGTON, April 26 -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published the following proposed rule in the Federal Register:Federal Plan Require...

Compost depot reservation goes, 30k families to benefit

26/04/2015 NAGPUR: After 14 long years, over 30,000 families residing in South Nagpur will heave a sigh of relief. The Nagpur Improvement Trust (NIT) has deci...

UK Contract Awards: Veolia Environmental Services Wins 599,000 GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Domestic, Recycling and Skip Waste Disposal Services

26/04/2015 CHELTENHAM, United Kingdom, April 24 -- Veolia Environmental Services, Cannock, won a 599,000 GBP (excluding VAT) multiple awardees contract award ...

Welsh Government Contract Notice: West London Waste Authority Issues Contract Notice for "Treatment including the bulking, collection and transportation of Waste Wood from within the West Lo"

26/04/2015 West London Waste Authority has issued requirement for "Treatment including the bulking, collection and transportation of Waste Wood from within t...

University of Guelph researchers help develop compostable single-serving coffee pod

26/04/2015 GUELPH-Terrie Jarvis loves the convenience of her Keurig coffee machine. Instead of making a whole pot she can make one quick cup at a time. It's p...

WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF ORTIZ FIGUEROA, Marcos Alejandro TITLED AS "PLASTIC LIQUID CONTAINER WHICH CAN BE RECYCLED THROUGH A SECOND USE IN CONSTRUCTIO"

26/04/2015 Publication No. WO/2015/056183 was published on April 23 by WIPO.Title of the invention: PLASTIC LIQUID CONTAINER WHICH CAN BE RECYCLED THROUGH A ...

Environment committee wants to see focus on recycling for proposed project

26/04/2015 The city's environment committee recommended that staff notes and several rules for Taggart Miller's Capital Region Resource Recovery Centre in Car...

WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF CANADA, as represented by THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE AND AGRI-FOOD TITLED AS "PSYCHROPHILIC ANAEROBIC DIGESTION OF AMMONIA-RICH WASTE"

26/04/2015 Publication No. WO/2015/054783 was published on April 23 by WIPO.Title of the invention: PSYCHROPHILIC ANAEROBIC DIGESTION OF AMMONIA-RICH WASTE

Covanta and RecycleForce partner to operate staff at Advanced Recycling Center

26/04/2015 "By partnering with Covanta on the Advanced Recycling Center, we can move the best and most productive of our workers into private sector employmen...

Foundry forging new path on cutting waste | Program is growing; Eliminating waste; Waupaca company among growing number in DNR's Green Tier program

25/04/2015 The adage "Waste not, want not" is part of everyday business for more and more Wisconsin companies. Waupaca Foundry, At the company has focused fo...

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