Current Headlines

  1. AECOM, EnergySolutions Joint Venture Wins San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Decommissioning Contract

    AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, and EnergySolutions, a nuclear waste management and decommissioning services firm, announced recently they have been selected as the decommissioning general contractor for San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station through their joint venture, SONGS Decommissioning Solutions (SDS), by Southern California Edison (SCE)

  2. Food Waste In Malls Skyrockets During Holiday Season; Power Knot Offers Sustainable Solutions

    According to the 2016 Deloitte Holiday Survey, retail sales in the United States are estimated to top $1 trillion during the 2016 holiday season

  3. Duke Energy To Recycle Coal Ash At H.F. Lee Plant In Goldsboro

    Duke Energy today announced plans to excavate coal ash from four basins at the H.F. Lee Plant in Goldsboro, N.C., and safely recycle the valuable material for use in concrete products

  4. HDXRF Approved For Elemental Analysis Of Soil And Solid Waste By New Method - ASTM D8064-16

    Newly published ASTM D8064-16 standard test method has been approved for the quantification of heavy metal elements in soil and solid waste by monochromatic Energy-Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometry using multiple monochromatic excitation beams – also known as High-Definition X-ray Fluorescence (HDXRF)

  5. Vancouver-Based Company Introducing Big Plans To Solve China’s Growing Plastic Waste Problem

    If you were under the impression that modern recycling practices for plastic products are working, think again. A group of Vancouver-based entrepreneurs are looking to revolutionize the way we manufacture our plastic products, starting with China

  6. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Recognizes Sodexo As Outstanding Food Recovery Challenge Participant

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently recognized the accomplishments of 13 organizations and businesses participating in EPA's Food Recovery Challenge. Sodexo, world leader of Quality of Life services, was recognized for its leadership in reducing food waste through strategic food recovery efforts and its ability to leverage best practices in support of such efforts at its client sites

  7. New Sewage Recovery Method Could Make Wastewater Treatment Energy Neutral

    As harmful as some bacteria can be to humans, it can be a help, too. There is now research that shows the energy in sewage can be collected by hungry bacteria.

  8. Bimba Announces Acquisition Of Vaccon Company

    Bimba, an industry-leading innovator of pneumatic, hydraulic and electric motion solutions, recently announced the acquisition of Vaccon Company, Inc., a leading innovator in vacuum technology that includes vacuum pumps, vacuum cups, end-of-arm tools, and accessories

  9. Consumer Technology Association Launches New State E-Cycling Pilot Program

    Recently, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), in association with CTA member companies Best Buy, Dell, HP, LG, Samsung and VIZIO, announced a year-long pilot program to help Nebraskans recycle their consumer electronics (CE)

  10. Rubicon Global Announces Waste And Recycling Technology Partnership With The City Of Atlanta

    Atlanta-based company Rubicon Global today announced the start of a first-of-its-kind public-private partnership with the city of Atlanta that will help the city accelerate its environmental leadership by using technology to improve its residential waste and recycling services