Current Headlines

  1. 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.

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Sewage Is Now A Commodity Cities Fight Over

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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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