Current Headlines

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Waste Connections And Progressive Waste Solutions Agree To Combine To Create Leading Solid Waste Services Company Focused On Differentiated Markets

    Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE:WCN) and Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. (NYSE: BIN) (TSX: BIN) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to merge in an all-stock transaction

  5. Standard For Sewage Treatment Plants In Developing Countries

    A standard for sewage treatment plants is to improve the sanitation situation in developing countries.

  6. UTA Civil Engineers Shaping Sustainable Solutions, Increasing Energy Production At Denton Landfill

    Cities, counties and countries have spent decades covering trash with intricate layers of liners and soil in landfills as the best way to protect groundwater and eventually reclaim usable green space.

  7. BioHiTech America Collaborates With Natural Systems Utilities To Convert Commercial Food Waste To Energy

    BioHiTech Global, Inc. ("BioHiTech") (OTC: BHTG), a green technology company that provides an innovative data-driven solution for food waste disposal, announced that its subsidiary, BioHiTech America, has partnered with Natural Systems Utilities, Ridgewood Green RME and the Village of Ridgewood, NJ to test a process that will allow BioHiTech's Eco-Safe Digester to digest, tank, and deliver the effluent from its Eco-Safe Digesters to Anaerobic Digestion (AD) facilities anywhere in the world.

  8. ECOSLOPS Granted An Agreement In Principle From The Port Of Abidjan To Establish A Recycling Plant

    ECOSLOPS, an innovative technology company that recycles maritime transport oil residues (slops and sludges) into marine fuels and diluted bitumen, announces that it has received an Agreement in Principle from the port of Abidjan to provide it with land on which to construct a recycling plant

  9. Shanks Wins Food Waste Contract With Buckinghamshire County Council

    International waste-to-product business, Shanks Group plc, is pleased to announce that it has won a food waste contract with Buckinghamshire County Council. The contract will begin on 1 February 2016 and will run for the next two years, with scope for three additional one year extensions.

  10. Chattanooga Project Demonstrates Methane-To-Electric Moment

    Methane-to-electric projects are a hot topic in the wastewater sector these days.