Waste Management & Research (WM&R) – the scientific journal of ISWA

Apr 22, 2014

Under the leadership of the new New Editor-in-Chief, Prof. P. Agamuthu from the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, WM&R publishes a range of research papers on topics including: wastes (focus on solids), processes and technologies, management systems and tools, and policy and regulatory frameworks, sustainable waste management designs, operations, policies or practices.

Hybrid Drive RCVs: Mixing it up in Ibiza

Apr 22, 2014

Refuse collections on the island of Ibiza are getting cleaner and quieter thanks to the addition of three Geesinknorba hybrid drive refuse collection vehicles to waste and recycling collection company, HERBUSA's fleet.

Fire Detection: Tracking the Source

Apr 22, 2014

For waste and recycling companies, the risk of fire is very real. But the danger can be mitigated with the use infrared detection technology, backed up by automated and targeted fire prevention systems.

Zorba: Small Particles Big Opportunities

Apr 22, 2014

Zorba, a mix of shredded and pre-treated non-ferrous scrap metals, is often offloaded for low prices, but sensor based sorting can transform it into a valuable new revenue stream.

Short Films Can Recycling Myths

A 'myth busting' gangster themed video has won a short film making competition aimed at raising public awareness of the benefits of recycling beverage cans.


Dunmow Waste Management Selects New JCB 457 HT Wheel Loader Essex Facility

Dunmow Waste Management Selects New JCB Wheel Loader Essex Facility

Dunmow Waste Management has added a JCB 457 HT Wastemaster wheeled loader to its fleet at its Chelmsford site, which is licenced to handle up to 150,000 tonnes of waste material each year.

Taunton Recycling Facility Benefits from Upgraded Conveyor

Middleton Engineering has fabricated and installed an upgraded conveyor system at Viridor’s Priorswood materials recycling facility in Taunton, Somerset.

Certified Secure SSD Data Wiping Software for E-Waste Recycling Launched

Austin, Texas based data erasure software developer, Tabernus has completed testing of its new Solid State Drive secure data erasure software.

Upcoming Industry Events

World Waste to Energy City Summit

London, UK , UK
Phone: +44 127366 9914.
May 20, 2014 - May 22, 2014

WasteMINZ 26th Annual Conference

Wellington, New Zealand , New Zealand
Phone: +64 9 476 7162
October 19, 2014 - October 23, 2014


Moscow , Russia
June 2, 2015 - June 4, 2015


Residents praised as recycling soars

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Waste Diversion Challenge Scheduled For Georgia Tech Game

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Recycling profits cycle up, down; Despite the zigzag in earnings, county is one of state's top recyclers.

Oct 19, 2013 Fun factsFlorida burns more in waste-to-energy conversion plants than any other state.The plastic most recycled by the SWA is bottles, such as for ...

Vikoz Enterprises Makes Plastic Scrap Recycling Easy.

Oct 19, 2013   Sandy, Utah (PRWEB) October 18, 2013         Plastic recycling company, Vikoz Enterprises,...

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