Current Headlines

  1. Waste Connections And Progressive Waste Solutions Announce Receipt Of HSR Approval For Proposed Combination

    Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) and Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (NYSE: BIN) (TSX: BIN) today announced the early termination of the applicable waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the "HSR Act") in connection with their previously announced agreement to merge in an all-stock transaction

  2. Carbon8 Wins Approval To Build New Plant In Leeds

    Carbon negative aggregate specialist Carbon8 Aggregates has won planning permission to build a new £4M pound manufacturing facility on the outskirts of Leeds

  3. Education Programs At Penton's WasteExpo 2016 Will Offer Waste, Recycling And Organics Industry Intelligence

    When Penton's WasteExpo, North America's largest solid waste, recycling and organics industry event, returns to Las Vegas June 6-9, 2016, the education component alone is going to give attendees a leg up on the most innovative advances and ideas in waste management. The conference program was developed in collaboration with the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)

  4. All MillerCoors Major Breweries Reach Landfill-Free Milestone

    MillerCoors today announced all of its major breweries are now landfill-free, with the Fort Worth Brewery as the latest site to reach this impressive milestone

  5. Covanta Secures Waste Contracts For Dublin Waste-To-Energy Facility

    Covanta, a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, recently announced the execution of a long-term waste supply contract for the Dublin Waste-to-Energy Facility with Panda, one of the leading waste and recycling collection companies in Ireland.

  6. Groupe SEB, Veolia And Eco-Systèmes Team Up To Recycle Small Electrical Household Appliances

    The Groupe SEB, Veolia and Eco-systèmes develop first partnership which creates a complete circular economy cycle for small household appliances

  7. New PSE&G Landfill Solar Farm In Service

    Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) today announced that its L&D Solar Farm is interconnected to the grid and supplying solar power to PSE&G electric customers

  8. Plastics Industry Launches Zero Net Waste Program

    SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association launched the Zero Net Waste (ZNW) program Monday, a groundbreaking tool for members to use to evaluate waste reduction opportunities and maximize landfill diversion

  9. Commonwealth Computer Recycling To Hold First Academic E-Waste & Asset Management Conference In Greater Pittsburgh Region For Private And Public Academic Institutions

    On February, 19th at 1:00PM, Commonwealth Computer Recycling will hold the region’s first e-waste and asset management conference focused on the education sector

  10. New Award From Penton's Will Recognize Rising Stars In Waste, Recycling, And Organics Industry

    Penton's today announced a new awards program that will shine a light on the agents of change in the waste community. The Waste360 40 Under 40 awards program is targeting young talent in the waste, recycling and organic industry