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  1. Valmet To Supply Automation To The New Ferrybridge 2 Waste-To-Energy Facility In Knottingley, UK - Marking The Tenth Order From Hitachi Zosen Inova

    Valmet will supply automation to Scottish and Southern Energy's new Ferrybridge 2 waste-to-energy facility in Knottingley, West Yorkshire, UK

  2. SUEZ Steps Up The Digitalisation Of Its Recycling And Recovery Activities By Acquiring A Stake In Rubicon Global

    SUEZ and Rubicon Global recently announced a groundbreaking strategic partnership to revolutionize the waste industry. As a pioneer of the application of connected and digital solutions to the sustainable management of secondary resources, SUEZ is pursuing its strategy to develop new services, in particular in recycling and waste recovery

  3. Prison System Generates 200,000 Tons Of Waste; Power Knot Offers Solutions

    In the United States, 2.3 million adults are confined to a jail or prison.1 The U.S. currently has more inmate facilities—over 5,000—than it has colleges or universities

  4. EPA Honors LG Electronics At CES With Top-Level Gold Award In Electronics Recycling Challenge

    Underscoring its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2016 Gold Tier Award, the top-level recognition in the EPA's Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge

  5. Lakeshore Recycling Systems Acquires K. Hoving Companies Expanding Geographic, Operations And Service Footprint In Greater Chicago

    Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), the Midwest's leading independent recycling and waste diversion services provider, today announced it has acquired K. Hoving Companies, a full-service waste management, recycling and dumpster rental company based in West Chicago, Ill

  6. Energy Department Launches New Manufacturing USA Institute Focused On Recycling And Reusing Materials

    As part of the Manufacturing USA initiative, recently the Energy Department announced its new Reducing Embodied-energy and Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) Institute, which will be headquartered in Rochester, New York and led by the Sustainable Manufacturing Innovation Alliance

  7. AECOM, EnergySolutions Joint Venture Wins San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station Decommissioning Contract

    AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, and EnergySolutions, a nuclear waste management and decommissioning services firm, announced recently they have been selected as the decommissioning general contractor for San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station through their joint venture, SONGS Decommissioning Solutions (SDS), by Southern California Edison (SCE)

  8. Food Waste In Malls Skyrockets During Holiday Season; Power Knot Offers Sustainable Solutions

    According to the 2016 Deloitte Holiday Survey, retail sales in the United States are estimated to top $1 trillion during the 2016 holiday season

  9. Duke Energy To Recycle Coal Ash At H.F. Lee Plant In Goldsboro

    Duke Energy today announced plans to excavate coal ash from four basins at the H.F. Lee Plant in Goldsboro, N.C., and safely recycle the valuable material for use in concrete products

  10. HDXRF Approved For Elemental Analysis Of Soil And Solid Waste By New Method - ASTM D8064-16

    Newly published ASTM D8064-16 standard test method has been approved for the quantification of heavy metal elements in soil and solid waste by monochromatic Energy-Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence (EDXRF) spectrometry using multiple monochromatic excitation beams – also known as High-Definition X-ray Fluorescence (HDXRF)