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  1. Waste Industries Completes Merger With Alpine Waste & Recycling

    Waste Industries has finalized its merger with Alpine Waste & Recycling, a local non-hazardous solid waste collection and recycling company based in Denver, Colorado

  2. Zero-Waste Palm Oil Industry On The Horizon With New Technology

    Engineers at the University of Nottingham Malaysia have developed new technology to help the global palm oil processing industry reduce CO2 emissions and create renewable energy from its waste

  3. Fulcrum BioEnergy Breaks Ground On Sierra BioFuels Plant

    Fulcrum BioEnergy, Inc. announced today the start of site construction for Phase 2 of its first waste-to-fuels project, the Sierra BioFuels Plant (Sierra), with a groundbreaking event at the plant site in McCarran, Nevada to celebrate this milestone

  4. PNNL Successfully Vitrifies Three Gallons Of Radioactive Tank Waste

    In a first-of-its-kind demonstration, researchers at the Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have vitrified low-activity waste from underground storage tanks at Hanford, immobilizing the radioactive and chemical materials within a durable glass waste form

  5. Study Reveals Electronic Waste In New York Waste Stream Is Now Down 60 Percent

    New York City's total improperly disposed electronic waste has decreased by nearly 60 percent from 2005 to 2017, thanks in large part to electronics recycling programs in the City designed to best serve the diverse needs of the more than 8 million residents

  6. Cintas Adds To Zero Waste Achievements With TRUE Certification At Dallas Distribution Center

    Cintas Corporation recently announced that its distribution center in Dallas has received Gold under the TRUE (Total Resource Use and Efficiency) Zero Waste certification system administered by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI)

  7. SCS Engineers Provides Landfill Gas Management Support Services For Municipality Of Anchorage

    SCS Engineers and SCS Field Services have been awarded a contract by the Municipality of Anchorage (MOA) Solid Waste Services Department

  8. Cook Group And RecycleForce Partner For Record Breaking Community Electronic Disposal Day

    On Saturday, April 28, Cook Group partnered with RecycleForce to host a community electronic disposal day that gave Bloomington area residents and small businesses an opportunity to recycle their unused electronic appliances, devices and televisions

  9. Total And Polystyvert Join Forces On The Recycling Of Household Post-Consumer Polystyrene

    The Polymers Business unit of Total S.A. (NYSE: TOT) and Polystyvert, a Montreal-based clean technology startup with an innovative method for polystyrene recycling, today announced the signing of an agreement to work together on the dissolution and purification of household post-consumer polystyrene

  10. UNDP Promotes Environmentally Friendly Healthcare Waste Management

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has supported three health facilities with non-incineration waste management technologies (autoclaves) and other equipment to improve healthcare waste management and reduce the release of toxic substances into the environment