FROM THE WIRES

Veolia wins contract to decommission YME oil platform in Norwegian North Sea

14/09/2014 In a unique feat of engineering and the first of its kind, the YME oil platform, spanning some 72m in length and 87m high, will be removed and towe...

Guangdongtrash incinerator still under discussion: govt

14/09/2014 Roads were not blocked and there were no extreme behaviors, such as smashing or looting, during the mass gathering overa controversial trash incine...

McCarthy completes construction of S&E2 on UC Merced

14/09/2014 The four-story, 101,900-square-foot facility will provide UC Merced with advanced educational and research capabilities and completes the academic ...

Landfill aims to turn pollutant into power

14/09/2014 The Roanoke County landfill intends to turn stinky gas into big cash while reducing greenhouse gas emissions.The Smith Gap Regional Landfill on the...

UK Contract Awards: Veolia Environmental Services Wins 9 Million GBP Multiple Awardees Contract for Combustible Radioactive Waste Treatment Services

14/09/2014 SEASCALE, United Kingdom, Sept. 11 -- Veolia Environmental Services Ltd., Cannock, won a 9 million GBP (excluding VAT) multiple awardees contract a...

New bins being delivered for recycling scheme

14/09/2014 MORE homes are starting to receive new bins ready for the Recycle for Dorset collection service.Householders are reminded not to start using their ...

Turnover up 20 per cent for computer recycler

14/09/2014 GOING global has won computer equipment recycler Network 2 Supplies (N2S) two new contracts, including one from Royal Bank of Scotland.The deals co...

RECYCLED DAY PLANNERS, GREAT MINI SCRAPBOOKS; Allyouneedisaholepunch, someself-adhesivetabsand somecreativitytogivethese olddinosaursnewlives.; HOBBIES

14/09/2014 Remove daily sheets and cut new blank papers to convert your old planner into a scrapbook.It's easy to recycle planners into marvelous mini scrapbo...

Thousands protest against trash incinerator in Guangdong

14/09/2014 Hundreds of residents protest for a second day against a proposed garbage incinerating plant in Boluo county of South China's Guangdong province.BE...

Weyhill fly tipping continues

14/09/2014 Waverley Borough Council, UK Government has issued the following news release:There continue to be numerous incidents of fly tipping and Waverley ...

Dhanusha folk protest landfill site decision

14/09/2014 KATHMANDU, Sept. 14 -- A group of local residents from Begashivapur in Dhanusha have warned of protest against the government's decision to constru...

Don't bottle out of recycling, Pledge4Plastics instead

14/09/2014 Wyre Council, UK Government has issued the following news release:This September, Wyre Council is proudly supporting the #Pledge4Plastics campaign...

Supporting Responsible Waste Management

14/09/2014 St. John's: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has issued the following news release:The Provincial Solid Waste Management Strategy is the lar...

Plan to burn waste brings protest in Guangdong; Residents say they don't trust reassurances about environmental safety

14/09/2014 FULL TEXTResidents of a county in southern China thronged the streets in protest over the weekend to oppose a proposed garbage incineration plant, ...

California: AB-2313 Metal theft and related recycling crimes

14/09/2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2313, as amended, Nestande. Metal theft and related recycli...