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Recyling finance idea no threat to bottle bill ; Rather, L.D. 1204 would create a source of funding to improve other recycling rates.

19/04/2015 For 39 years, Maine's bottle redemption law has reduced the amount of roadside litter, encouraged recycling, supported jobs, and even provided a co...

Buffer reduction dumps NEERI advice, triggers health concerns

19/04/2015 Several political leaders patting their backs and taking credit for the reduction of the buffer zone around Moshi landfill site to 100 metres from ...

Denizens facing hard time to manage household waste

19/04/2015 KATHMANDU: The ban imposed on plastic bags in the Kathmandu Valley has been giving a hard time to city denizens, who say polythene bags are so clos...

Statewide Thermostat Recycling Initiative Debuts in Oklahoma

19/04/2015 Covanta Tulsa, Locke Supply and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) have partnered to provide a convenient way to responsibly r...

Czechs protest against nuclear repository in chosen localities

19/04/2015 Dozens and even hundreds of people joined today's marches in protest against building a Czech nuclear waste repository, held simultaneously in the ...

Rejigging rubbish

19/04/2015 Bi-weekly collection, bag limits and bag tags on the table for new collection contractBy Melissa MurrayKitchener Post staffBag limits, tags and bi-...

Help is available for special waste collections

19/04/2015 When you have items that you need to dispose of, The Regional Municipality of Durham Waste Management is here to help.Residents of Oshawa and Whitb...

What you need to know about garbage collection

19/04/2015 Regional Municipality of Durham Waste Management collects garbage from residents every second week. To ensure smooth pickup, there are some things ...

W Hotels announces partnership with will.i.am and Coco-Cola

19/04/2015 W Hotels will soon begin re-making their beds with new EKOCYCLE branded sheets, which are made in part with rPET (polyester partially made using re...

Green options are available for roofing: just ask Halton Hills Roofing

19/04/2015 With awareness of the environment rising, and attempts to live a greener, more environmentally friendly lifestyle, we see new and improved products...

Waste exemptions and the registration of waste carriers

19/04/2015 Back in 2006 new EU requirements extended waste legislation to cover agricultural wastes.Agricultural waste is waste produced at agricultural prem...

Earth DayWARRIORS 2015; WALTERSCOTT'SParade Personality

19/04/2015 RedEarthring andearringsLIVELY BY NICHOLAS HUNT/SIPA/AP IMAGES; W/ REYNOLDS BY REUTERS/BENOIT TESSIER/LANDOV; PITT BY BILL HABER/AP IMAGES; HARMON ...

UK Contract Awards: B&M Waste Services Wins Contract for Domestic Waste Collection and Disposal Services

18/04/2015 CHESTER, United Kingdom, April 17 -- B&M Waste Services Ltd., Bromborough, won a contract award from NHS Countess of Chester Hospital to provid...

Weekly: Augean decreases 1.6% on low volume

18/04/2015 BRITISH WEEKLY STOCK REPORTAugean PLC (L:AUG), the United Kingdom's 72nd largest Support Services company by market cap, decreased 0.75 GBX (or 1.6...

Shrinking Mexico's PET bottle mountain

18/04/2015 Mexico, ranked the world's largest consumer of bottled water per capita, is being urged to step up its recycling efforts.Each Mexican drinks an ave...

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