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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...

Omotosho - Trouble Meets Osiun Ado, the Mad Man

28/07/2014 MR. Trouble had met other Mad Men over time. The issue of meeting Mad Women is controversial, or as Yemi would say, "Oro wa l'ori e!" Or, as Mamman...

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...

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

Thailand: Rice fields 'tainted' by landfill site blaze

28/07/2014 Residents living near a landfill that was ravaged by a massive fire three months ago have warned that the dump site is polluting local paddy fields...

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 ...

Tata Power's Club Enerji launches 'Waste Management Module' across the country

28/07/2014 Aims at sensitising more than 2 million citizens nationwideStudents from over 280 schools to collect plastic bottles for recyclingTata Power's nati...

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...

Newly-developed Recycling Technology Simultaneously Sorts and Collects Three Types of Plastic

28/07/2014 Jul 25, 2014Panasonic Corporation recently developed a recycling technology that simultaneously sorts and collects three types of plastic - PP, PS,...

SCS Global Services Releases Updated Recycled Content Certification Standard

28/07/2014 EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - July 28, 2014) - SCS Global Services (SCS), a leader in third-party environmental and sustainability certificati...

USPTO grants trade mark "RECYCLE.REPURPOSE.REWARD." to Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless Bell Atlantic Mobile Systems LLC (NEW JERSEY)

28/07/2014 Cellco Partnership DBA Verizon Wireless Bell Atlantic Mobile Systems LLC (NEW JERSEY), has been granted trademark (4573199) titled as "RECYCLE.REP...

Dubai Municipality to ensure clean Eid Al Fitr

28/07/2014 Municipality's Waste Management department has deployed special teams and intensified the routine activities to manage and collect waste from vario...

Public pressure mounting over recycling centre closure plans

28/07/2014 A campaign is mounting to save a recycling centre which has been earmarked for closure by the county council.Almost 1,300 people have signed a peti...

Teeki girls

28/07/2014 Love and sustainability is the concept behind sportswear label Teeki, which aims to brighten up gym classes with its eco-friendly yoga kitIF y...

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...