Current Headlines

  1. 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

  2. New Mexico Receives EPA Grant To Help Clean Up Hazardous Wastes

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $427,022 to the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) for programs that oversee the handling of solid and hazardous wastes

  3. Sewage Is Now A Commodity Cities Fight Over

    Two California cities are at odds over who gets to control a big bunch of sewage.

  4. EPA Issues Final Actions To Cut Methane Emissions From Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

    Continuing the Obama Administration’s commitment to taking action on climate change and protecting public health, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking steps to further reduce emissions of methane-rich gas from municipal solid waste (MSW) landfills

  5. Zerocycle Pilots Revolutionary Waste Reduction Platform With Four Cities

    Zerocycle, the leader in software analytics for the Waste and Recycling industry, announced the launch of their Resident Engagement Platform in four pilot cities

  6. Republic Services Earns Top Industry Award For Recycling Systems Excellence

    Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has named Republic's Southern Nevada Recycling Center winner of the Gold Excellence Award in the Recycling Systems category

  7. CleanTech Biofuels, Inc. Announces Acquisition

    CleanTech Biofuels, Inc. (OTC: CLTH), an early stage development company focusing on producing cellulosic biomass from municipal solid waste for conversion to combined heat and power, advanced biofuels, and bio-based chemicals, has acquired a 99% membership interest in 25 Van Keuren, LLC, a New Jersey Limited Liability Company

  8. Sodexo Partners With Easterseals To Aid Farmers With Disabilities

    After being paralyzed from the waist down, Russell Boseck of Villisca, Iowa, wasn't sure he'd be able to work as a farmer again. But, thanks to an electronic recycling partnership between Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, and Easterseals, Boseck received a grant that lets him continue making a living doing the farm work he loves so much

  9. Solterra Recycling Solutions Completes Acquisition Of Bridge Disposal

    Solterra Recycling Solutions ("Solterra") announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Bridge Disposal, a provider of solid waste collection services

  10. POSCO E&C Completes Construction Of The Largest Waste-To-Power Plant In Poland

    POSCO E&C (CEO Han Chan-kun) announced that it has successfully completed construction of the waste-to-power plant in the Polish city of Krakow, valued at $250M (including VAT)