Current Headlines

  1. EPA Proposes New Protections For International Hazardous Waste Shipments

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing enhancements to the oversight of hazardous waste shipments to help ensure safe management of imported and exported hazardous wastes.

  2. Facility Tour Extends Plastics Industry Commitment To Raising Awareness, Increasing Recycling

    As part of its ongoing commitment to raise awareness and improve diversion rates, the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), in partnership with the Alberta Plastics Recycling Association (APRA) and the City of Edmonton, is organizing a tour of the Edmonton Waste Management Centre (EWMC) on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

  3. Grand MRF Opening For Pratt Industries In Georgia

    Back in 2014, Machinex Group was selected by Pratt Industries, a private, recycled corrugated packaging company, to design a system able to handle multiple material streams. Machinex Group has taken on the challenge and is proud to take part of the grand opening, on September 17th, of the brand new, state-of-the-art MRF

  4. Unique Production Experiment In Progress: Turning Waste Cotton Into New Fibre For The Fashion Industry

    Old worn-out cotton clothing can be turned into new fibres for the textile industry using a cellulose dissolution technique developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland.

  5. 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open Zero Waste Event Advances Sustainability Success

    Waste Management announced that the 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open (WMPO) diverted 100 percent of tournament waste away from landfills for the third consecutive year. This Smart News Release features multimedia

  6. Hoover Container Solutions Acquires Tech Oil Products, Inc.

    Hoover Container Solutions (“Hoover”), a leading provider of chemical tanks, cargo carrying units and related products and services to the global energy, petrochemical and related industrial end markets, has acquired Tech Oil Products, Inc. (“Tech Oil”).

  7. Vertically Integrated Waste, Demolition & Environmental Services Seeing Growth Opportunities Resulting In New Contracts For Industrial, Commercial & Governmental Projects

    Remediation services, waste management and environmental contracting solutions for demolition projects, non-hazardous solid waste collection, recycling and disposal services to commercial, industrial, municipal customers providing new revenue growth opportunities for companies such as CES Synergies, Inc. (OTCBB: CESX), Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM), Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG), Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK), AECOM (NYSE: ACM) and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC)

  8. Clancy Introduces PureLand - A Better E-Waste Recycling Service

    Clancy announced today a new e-waste recycling service is available for businesses in the NY/NJ/CT marketplace. This is an environmentally responsible solution to e-waste not widely available today

  9. Microorganisms May Save Power In Chemical Waste Treatment

    Japanese researchers may soon commercialize a treatment method for chemical plant waste that cuts the need for electricity by 80 percent compared to conventional processes.

  10. Ener-Core Receives $900,000 Purchase Order For Installation Of Powerstation EC250 At Santiago Canyon Landfill

    Ener-Core, Inc., a provider of commercialized Power Oxidation technology and equipment that generates clean power from low-quality and waste gases and is deployable in a wide variety of industries, has received a purchase order totaling $900,000 from the Advanced Power & Energy Program (APEP) of the University of California, Irvine for the installation of Ener-Core’s 250kW Powerstation EC250 at the closed Santiago Canyon Landfill in Orange County