FROM THE WIRES

Political indecision mars door-to-door garbage collection project

28/07/2014 Jalandhar, July 27 -- The Rs. 130-crore solid waste management project, referred to as one of the dream projects of deputy chief minister Sukhbir S...

Civic body to prepare fresh DPRs on sanitation projects

28/07/2014 PUNE: The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) will have to prepare a fresh Detailed Project Report (DPR) for solid waste management and sewage treatme...

Orica bid to send toxic hexachlorobenzene (HCB) waste to France knocked back; locals protested against Orica-GreenEdge team during Tour de France

28/07/2014 A third attempt by Australian chemical giant Orica to export its stockpile of hazardous waste for disposal in Europe appears to have failed.Last we...

Deal snapshot: INVESTOR GROUP BUYS WASTE MANAGEMENTâ(EURO)(TM)S SOLID WASTE BUSINESS IN PUERTO RICO

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MANAVIGATOR-July 27, 2014-Deal snapshot: INVESTOR GROUP BUYS WASTE MANAGEMENTâ(EURO)(TM)S SOLID WASTE BUSINESS IN PUERTO RICO

Auburn's irregular pickup means fewer are recycling

28/07/2014 AUBURN -- Before Auburn residents put out their recyclables, many check the calendar to see if it's the right week.Arisara_TongdonnoiBeginning Aug ...

Blue recycling roll carts now fully in use

28/07/2014 Orange County has now distributed more than 18,000 of the new blue recycling roll carts to all single-family households within the town limits of C...

Residents protest garbage dump near hospital

27/07/2014 ALLAHABAD: Allahapur residents along with people from adjoining areas took to roads on Friday to protest dumping of garbage near Haiza Hospital cam...

Fire crews tackle serious fire at a Hampshire landfill site

26/07/2014 FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a serious fire at a Hampshire landfill site.At 3.11am firefighters were called to the Blue Haze landfill site off the A30...