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Bengaluru garbage collection contracts to go online

26/05/2015 BENGALURU: The state government, which administers the city corporation, will divulge details of garbage contracts to the public by publishing it o...

Plastic bags should be outlawed: They cause floods by clogging up the drains

26/05/2015 Rwanda did it. Uganda is doing it. What is Kenya waiting for?Plastic bags are an environmental disaster. They do not decompose naturally, they cho...

Waste Management reports net loss for Q1

26/05/2015 Operating revenues for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 were $3.04 billion, compared to $3.4 billion for the same quarter ended March 31, 201...

Covanta acquires Advanced Waste Services

26/05/2015

Kemira Oyj Seeks Patent for Method for Making of Paper, Tissue, Board or the Like

26/05/2015 Publication Name: Paper and Pulp Patent News Patent Application Number: KR20147023461 20130222 Patent Publication Number: KR20140135710 (A) Interna...

ONE PROBABLE CASE OF HIGHLY PATHOGENIC AVIAN INFLUENZA IN POCAHONTAS COUNTY CDC CONSIDERS THE RISK TO PEOPLE TO BE LOW

26/05/2015 The following information was released by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship:The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewa...

Police use water cannons to disperse people protesting garbage dump

26/05/2015 Police on Sunday (24) used water cannons to disperse a group of people protesting the presence of a massive garbage dump in their neighborhood in ...

Abu Dhabi Ports Promotes Waste Recycling For Port Users

26/05/2015 Here is the text of news released by official news agency Bernama on its website: Abu Dhabi Ports, the manager and operator of commercial, leisure...

First batch of smart HDB homes at Punggol Northshore to be launched

26/05/2015 SINGAPORE: The first batch of smart HDB homes at Punggol Northshore will be launched for sale on Wednesday (May 27) in the upcoming May 2015 Build-...

Property purchase unrelated to landfill, region says

26/05/2015 Regional officials say a $2-million purchase of land adjacent to the Waterloo Region landfill on Erb Street is just a routine land deal - and has n...

The council needs to think outside the box about innovative ways to use waste

26/05/2015 I WAS appalled to see the front page news that Bolton Council will be spending £2m introducing smaller grey bins for general waste for all th...

Study Finds Aluminum Cans the Sustainable Package of Choice

26/05/2015

India - Deputy CM visits Okhla and Ghazipur waste-to-energy plants

26/05/2015 Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday inspected the controversial Okhla and waste-to-energy plants after residents of Sukhdev Vihar compla...

FinData Limited: France takes a bite out of food waste 26 May 2015

26/05/2015 It will soon be illegal in France for supermarkets to deliberately poison dated food they're throwing out to stop the homeless and hungry from dump...

Wenzhou Huatai Industry Equipment Engineering Submits Chinese Patent Application for Pyrolysis Gasification Harmless Incineration Technology Based on Derivative Fuels of Shoe Making Waste and Device Used in Method

26/05/2015 Publication Name: Enviornmental Patent News Patent Application Number: CN2014159246 20140221 Patent Publication Number: CN103791502 (A) Internation...

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