Current Headlines

  1. Fungi Recycle Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries

    Although rechargeable batteries in smartphones, cars and tablets can be charged again and again, they don’t last forever. Old batteries often wind up in landfills or incinerators, potentially harming the environment. And valuable materials remain locked inside

  2. RiverRoad Launches myRoad 3.0™

    RiverRoad Waste Solutions Inc. today launched a new version of its industry-leading software platform, called myRoad 3.0, to give clients enhanced visibility into real-time metrics that drive waste management efficiency, recycling and corporate sustainability

  3. Apple Announces Environmental Progress In China & Applauds Supplier Commitment To Clean Energy

    Apple recently announced a significant commitment by major supplier Lens Technology to run its Apple operations on entirely renewable energy

  4. EKPC Expanding Landfill Gas Power Plant At Bavarian Landfill

    East Kentucky Power Cooperative (EKPC) is expanding its landfill gas-to-electric plant at Bavarian’s Landfill in Boone County

  5. GBB Team To Develop Solid Waste Strategic Plan For Rutherford County And City Of Murfreesboro, TN

    Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB) announced recently that it has contracted with Rutherford County and the City of Murfreesboro, TN, to prepare a solid waste strategic plan that will identify and evaluate available technologies to expand, create, supplement, or replace the existing infrastructure to manage the community’s solid waste management needs into the next 20 to 40 years

  6. GCC Waste Management Industry To Present Untapped Opportunities, Notes Frost & Sullivan

    Rise in waste, especially municipal waste, is likely to become a major reason for concern for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), with the total waste generated to increase from 94 Mn MT in 2015 to as high as 120 Mn MT per annum by 2020.

  7. Introducing Pioneering Dutch Green Technology, The First-Ever Waste Footprint Calculator, In Hong Kong

    The Green Council kicks off its Lean & Green Program for Waste Separation @ Source with the pioneering Waste Footprint Calculator from Netherlands as the official measuring tool recently at the City Gallery

  8. Global Ewaste Solutions Becomes The First South East Asian Electronics Recycler To Achieve e-Stewards Certification

    Global Ewaste Solutions Pte., Ltd., in Singapore, has been granted the first e-Stewards® certification in South East Asia, and is the first to offer global coverage with three e-Stewards Certified facilities outside of the United States

  9. Dr Pepper Snapple Group And Keep America Beautiful Bring Recycling To More Public Parks

    Americans should expect to see cleaner public parks this fall thanks to a significant grant made possible by Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) in collaboration with Keep America Beautiful

  10. Black & Veatch Takes On Innovative South African Waste-To-Energy Project

    Black & Veatch was selected by MBHE African Power (PTY) Ltd, a local renewable energy developer, to provide technical assistance for the country’s first waste-to-energy (WTE) plant