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  1. Covanta Secures 90 Percent Of Waste Supply Needed For The Dublin Waste-To-Energy Facility

    Covanta (NYSE: CVA), a world leader in sustainable waste and energy solutions, today announced new waste supply agreements for the Dublin Waste-to-Energy Facility that put 90 percent of the facility's waste processing capacity under contract

  2. New Logic Research And Agrotropico Combine To Create World's First Zero Waste Palm Oil Mill

    New Logic Research and Aceites Sustentables dePalma S.A. de C.V, an Agrotropico company, announced today the finalization of an agreement to provide a VSEP® vibrating membrane system to a new integrated palm oil facility in Chiapas, Mexico.

  3. Analyzing Waste Tracking And Reducing Landfill Waste Could Produce An Estimated $1B In Profits

    A 2016 collaborative report from more than 30 businesses and the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) cited the significant role of food wastage in greenhouse emissions—meat waste alone accounts for 21% of the global carbon footprint

  4. Xtime's California Office Achieves Zero-Waste-To-Landfill Status

    Xtime, a Cox Automotive brand, has announced that its corporate headquarters in Redwood City, California, has achieved zero-waste-to-landfill status, attaining a 90% diversion rate.

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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.

  10. 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