FROM THE WIRES

Recycling boost following introduction of alternate weekly bin collections

27/07/2015 ALTERNATE weekly bin collections have boosted recycling rates in Herefordshire by more than five per cent since the scheme was introduced last Nove...

Jumblat Does Not Rule out Another Naameh Landfill Extension

27/07/2015 Progressive Socialist Party chief MP Walid Jumblat did not rule out another extension for the landfill that lies in Naameh south of Beirut to find ...

Liberal Democrats express concern for SITA UK's operation of waste vehicle depot without planning permission

27/07/2015 LIBERAL Democrat Councillors in the Cotswolds have professed their concern at the news that the waste company SITA UK have been operating a waste d...

Viridor breaks ground on GBP-177m waste-to-energy plant

27/07/2015 July 27 (SeeNews) - UK waste specialist Viridor Ltd on Friday announced the start of construction of its GBP-177-million (USD 274.4m/EUR 248m) ...

Lebanon's capital drowning in an ocean of trash

27/07/2015 Beirut - Hundreds of protesters showed up in the sweltering summer heat on Saturday evening in downtown Beirut to demonstrate against the sea ...

Residents urged to recycle as black bin waste costs 4m

27/07/2015 COUNCIL chiefs are urging residents to think before they bin rubbish after it was revealed £4m was spent in the last year on disposing 'gener...

UPP Holdings drops 3.0% on low volume 27 July, 2015 17:00 SGT

27/07/2015 SINGAPOREAN DAILY STOCK REPORTUPP Holdings Limited (SI:U09), Singapore's 6th largest Consumer Products company by market cap, dropped 0.60c (or 3.0...

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING (DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT PROCEDURE) (ENGLAND) ORDER 2015 NOTICE UNDER ARTICLE 15 (4) OR(5)

27/07/2015 Borough of PooleI give notice that the following applications have been made to the Borough of Poole for planning permission:TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANN...

Pet lover pleads for dead cat back; Company say body of Persian is now hazardous to humans. .

27/07/2015 ACAT lover has been told she can not have her dead pet back because it is 'hazardous' waste.Yasmine Khalid, 55, was devastated when her 11-year-old...

Recylex keeps sliding: down 8.2% in 4 days 27 July, 2015 17:30 CEST

27/07/2015 FRENCH DAILY STOCK REPORTRecylex S.A. (FR:RX), France's 3rd largest Industrial Metals & Mining company by market cap, extended its slide Monday...

Lebanon's garbage crisis may be over but these trashy photos remain

27/07/2015 Sunday marked the end of a pretty stinky week for Lebanon, where days-old garbage cluttered the streets and the smell of rotting food and burning p...

Arsenal has plans to contain burning

27/07/2015 The Radford Army Ammunition Plant plans to scale back its open-air burning of toxic waste, the base's new military commander says.A new, contained ...

A betrayal of farmers' interests

27/07/2015 I SEEM to recall David Cameron came into office promising the "Greenest government ever", rather spoilt by an accidentally overheard comment later ...

30 ways to deal with garbage issues

27/07/2015 PUNE: Garbage collection, wet-waste treatment, composting, manure making, odour control, treatment of septic tanks are the focus areas at a two-day...

Tire fire doused at private rural landfill

27/07/2015 A pile of tires ignited at a private rural landfill north of Bismarck  and sent a column of thick black smoke into the air, but was quickly do...

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA