FROM THE WIRES

SENA Waste Services wins contract to operate MRF for City of Edmonton

19/04/2014 The new contract covers one of the earliest single-stream recycling plants in North America, which is capable of processing 55,000 tons per year fo...

Noise concerns scupper rubbish depot opening time changes

19/04/2014 Councillors opposed plans by their own council to change the opening times of a rubbish collection depot.Waste management firm Enterprise currently...

DNR Joins Plastics Recycling Initiative

19/04/2014 The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued the following news release:The Department of Natural Resources has joined a statewide public-p...

Sustainable Brands® Introduces Networking Hub Designed to Accelerate Net Positive Impact

19/04/2014 Green Chamber of Commerce has issued the following press release:Sustainable Brands® recently announced the Activation Hub, a new and integral...

Region extends brush pickup to rural residents

19/04/2014 Starting Monday, May 5, Halton Region will extend its special bulk brush collection to the rural area.It is also waiving tipping fees for brush at ...

Truss reaction to incinerator vote

19/04/2014 Office of the MP Elizabeth Truss, UK Government has issued the following news release:South West Norfolk MP Elizabeth Truss has today welcomed the...

Emeco and Nendo launch new SU Collection of stools and tables

19/04/2014 The Japanese concept of 'su' comes from traditional Japanese culture, and means simple, plain, minimal. Nendo brought the design aesthetic of 'SU' ...

Survey shows high satisfaction with recycling service

19/04/2014 Dorset County Council, UK Government has issued the following news release:Nearly 90% of respondents said they were satisfied with the new Recycle...

Bord na Mona launches new landfill-gas power plant in County Kildare, Ireland

19/04/2014 The resource recovery project will use landfill gas from the Drehid site, using a household waste byproduct to produce 5.6 megawatts of renewable p...

Washington: Base to celebrate Earth Day

19/04/2014 US Marine Corps, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:Tuesday marks the 44th anniversary of Earth Day. In an effort to help...

Waste firm takeover saves half of the jobs

19/04/2014 Staff at the former Healy Waste Management firm in Cork, who had been staging a sit-in since its shock closure on Wednesday, called off their prote...

Australian Patent: Weir, Christopher John MR, Files Application for registration of patent titled as "Nappy Cardboard box that that has the design purpose of turning into a bin that can be twisted to stop the smell of the used nappy's, recycled plastic bags included, so the box that the nappys come in is not discarded, this design has won a commendation at the 2013 PCA Australia awards."

19/04/2014 Weir, Christopher John MR, has filed an application No. (2014100359) on April 11, 2014, for registration of patent titled as "Nappy Cardboard box ...

ASBESTOS UPDATE: Ky. Recycler Faces Alleged Fibro Violations

19/04/2014

RECYCLING IS A RESPONSIBILITY WE ALL SHARE

19/04/2014 The following information was released by Delaware Senator Tom Carper:Tom CarperWe put them in shoe boxes, in basements, in seldom-used drawers any...

UK companies explore Bulgarian infrastructure opportunities with HRH The Duke of Kent

19/04/2014 British Embassy Bulgaria, U.K Government has issued the following news release:Leading UK infrastructure companies discuss opportunities for joint...