FROM THE WIRES

New waste rules 'aid incinerator business'; Tighter emission standards rein in output of dioxins, but critics say the revisions allow burning of industrial sludge in city furnaces

16/09/2014 New environmental standards have tightened the emission of dioxins, a group of major carcinogens, across the mainland by a factor of 10 in response...

Cutting waste costs a priority' for Mid-Ulster Council

16/09/2014 Sinn Féin councillor, Brian McGuigan who has recently been appointed Vice-Chairperson of the Mid-Ulster Council's environment committee has...

Samuel L Jackson, Drew Barrymore and Rita Ora among stars at Stella McCartney's eco fashion showcase; Sir Paul McCartney was out in support of daughter Stella's unique environmental crusade

16/09/2014 Samuel L Jackson, Drew Barrymore and Rita Ora were among the stars at Stella McCartney's eco fashion showcase co-hosted by Vogue editor Anna Wintou...

California: AB-2312 Metal theft.

16/09/2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2312, as amended, Nestande. Metal theft.Existing law govern...

Supporting Responsible Waste Management

16/09/2014 St. John's: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has issued the following news release:The Provincial Solid Waste Management Strategy is the lar...

Waste collection set for Westhill food recycling

16/09/2014 A new food waste recycling service will start in the Gairoch surrounds, including Westhill, next week, commencing September 22.Food waste contain...

Recycling Rate for EPS Packaging Still on the Rise; Community Involvement Spikes Post-Consumer Collection

16/09/2014  The EPS Industry Alliance (EPS-IA) released its annual report documenting the amount of expanded polystyrene (EPS) recycled throughout the co...

Global Industrial Waste Management Services Market; Technology Development Will Drive a Multibillion-dollar Revenue Increase Through 2020

16/09/2014 This research service analyzes the global industrial waste management services market for the period 2010 to 2020. It provides a detailed breakdown...

Winter changes for Wellingborough bin collections

16/09/2014 Temporary changes to bin collections in Wellingborough will come into force next month.The garden waste service will stop during the winter months...

California: AB-2313 Metal theft and related recycling crimes

16/09/2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2313, as amended, Nestande. Metal theft and related recycli...

Revenue of E-Waste Management Market to see 17.22% CAGR Globally to 2016

16/09/2014 ReportsnReports.com offers Global E-Waste Management Market (2011 - 2016) research report in its store that says the global volume of e-w...

ACI Plastics Expanding Manufacturing Operations into Oconee County

16/09/2014 The South Carolina Department of Commerce issued the following news release:Thermoplastics processor and recycler ACI Plastics, Inc. (http://r20.rs...

SECURE Energy Announces October 2014 Dividend

16/09/2014 SECURE Energy Services Inc. ("SECURE") (TSX:SES) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend for the month of Octobe...

Community Leaders, Coca-Cola and Jewel-Osco Kick-Off 'Recycle & Win' Contest

16/09/2014 The Chicago Department of Streets and Sanitation issued the following news release:Together Congressman Michael Quigley (IL-5), Alderman Mary O'Con...

Salt Lake County wants dumpster pickups to be rotated

16/09/2014 When should those dumpsters show up in your neighborhood to collect tree branches,old sofas and other junk too big for weekly disposal?Should it be...