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Recycle your spooky pumpkin

25/10/2014 THEY may be fun and create the spookiest of atmospheres for Halloween, but used and discarded "Jack o'lanterns" are regarded a "frightful" waste by...

Landfill drops request for tenfold radiation increase

25/10/2014 Science Communication Network has issued the following press release:A Wayne County hazardous waste landfill, under scrutiny for taking other stat...

Market Vectors Environmental Services Index Fund hits a 23-day high 24 October, 2014

25/10/2014 DAILY EXCHANGE-TRADED FUND REPORTMarket Vectors Environmental Services Index Fund (NYSE:EVX) traded at its a 23-day high of US$63.86. The ETF price...

STATES OFFICIALS IMPLORE EPA TO PROTECT LOCAL COMMUNITIES FROM DANGERS OF TOXIC WATER, COAL ASH

25/10/2014 The following information was released by the Sierra Club:State representatives from the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators this week sub...

CURBSIDE COMPOST PICKUP SERVICE EXPANDS TO INCLUDE MEAT AND DAIRY

25/10/2014 BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 23 -- The city of Boulder issued the following news release:As a result of an update to the city manager's rules and regulatio...

Finance Committee says yes to food-waste plant

25/10/2014 Lawmakers endorsed a HK$1.6 billion project to build the city's first organic-waste treatment plant by a landslide majority yesterday, despite pan...

EH&S Manager

25/10/2014 National Registry of Environmental Professionals has issued the following Job release:Company Name:CPS, Inc.(view other jobs)Approximate Salary:No...

Qatar- Push for infrastructure projects

25/10/2014 The Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani has urged Public Works Authority (Ashghal) to urgently...

Frustrated disabled man takes own rubbish to tip in specially adapted vehicle

25/10/2014 A WHEELCHAIR-bound former transport boss carried out his own bin round - after refuse collectors failed to pick up his rubbish for more than a mont...

SEPARATION OF GRASS AND LEAVES CONTINUES UNTIL DEC. 1

25/10/2014 LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 24 -- The city of Lincoln issued the following news release:City Recycling Coordinator Gene Hanlon today reminded residents tha...

Plea to recycle used pumpkins

25/10/2014

RECYCLING your Hallowe'en pumpkin could save up to 180 tonnes of waste from going to landfill in Gloucestershire.

National Waste, Recycling Industry Sees Eighth Consecutive Month of Positive Employment Gains

25/10/2014 The National Waste & Recycling Association issued the following news release:The waste and recycling industry employment has increased by 8,100...

Ireland: Crackdown on illegal disposal of waste during Halloween period

25/10/2014 North Tipperary County Council has issued the following news release:Tipperary County Council and Tipperary Fire and Rescue Service are urging mem...

DTE Biomass dedicates renewable energy facility in N.C.

25/10/2014 DTE Biomass Energy today celebrated the completion of its 9.6-megawatt landfill gas-to-energy project at the Uwharrie Environmental Landfill in Mt....

Reduce pumpkin waste

25/10/2014 RESIDENTS are being urged to find alternative uses for their Hallowe'en pumpkins after they have been carved.Warwickshire County Council is giving ...

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