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  1. Leaf Burrito® Leading The Way In Reducing Single-Use Plastic Waste
    7/23/2019

    After its launch in 2016, Leaf Burrito®, a REVOLUTIONARY ECO-FRIENDLY REUSABLE YARD DEBRIS TOOL committed to protecting and preserving the planet, recently established its new production facility in Burkesville, Kentucky and is moving into the mass-production phase to meet the needs of a growing number of its target clients to phase out single-use plastics going into our landfills.

  2. EPFL Startup Develops Innovative Method For Recycling PET
    7/18/2019

    DePoly, a startup based at EPFL’s Valais-Wallis campus, has developed a chemical-based method for recycling PET containers. Its process, which offers several advantages over existing technology, has just won the company first place at the 2019 >>venture>> competition.

  3. Blue Planet Acquires A Sustainable Solution To Tackle Asia's Growing e-Waste Problem
    7/17/2019

    Blue Planet Environmental Solutions Pte. Ltd. (“Blue Planet”), a Singapore headquartered integrated waste management company, announced today the strategic acquisition of British electronic waste (e-waste) technology company, Smart Creative Technologies Ltd. (“Smart Creative”), which is an established player in the UK for almost a decade.

  4. San Bernardino County Awards 5-Year Landfill Operations Contract To SCS Engineers – Field Services
    7/17/2019

    SCS Engineers announces a five-year contract with the San Bernardino County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Management Division. SCS Field Services, the Operations, Maintenance, & Monitoring (OM&M) practice of SCS Engineers, is providing landfill gas systems OM&M, support services, and advanced technologies.

  5. Recycled Mortars For Building Construction
    7/15/2019

    A study carried out by researchers from the School of Building at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) has shown how mineral wool waste can be a suitable alternative to the reinforced fibers currently used in building materials.

  6. SCS Engineers Develops 20-Year Solid Waste Management Plan For New Braunfels
    7/15/2019

    The City Council approved a comprehensive solid waste management plan (CSWMP), developed by SCS Engineers on Monday, July 8, 2019. The plan addresses the City’s solid waste needs over a 20-year planning period, due much in part to rapid population growth in the City.

  7. The Consortium Lead By SUEZ Signs A 25-Year Contract To Sell Heat From The Energy Recovery Of Belgrade Waste
    7/15/2019

    Under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Serbia, Aleksandar VUCIC, and the French President, Emmanuel MACRON, SUEZ, within the consortium BCE1 , signs with municipal heating company Beogradske Elektrane a 25-year contract to provide the Serbian capital with heat produced from the energy recovery of waste.

  8. Power Knot Teams With WMR Waste Solutions To Help UK Businesses Sustainably Manage Food Waste
    7/9/2019

    Power Knot, the market leader in products that process waste food in commercial foodservice operations, has appointed WMR Waste Solutions (WMR) as its exclusive distributor in the UK and Eire, responding to the growing regional demand for its range of LFC® biodigesters and SBT™ bin tippers.

  9. Turning Food Waste Into Bioplastics
    7/4/2019

    An ingenious new solution being engineered at the University of Canterbury (UC) aims to turn food waste into valuable chemical components that could be used to make bioplastics.

  10. Cielo Announces Grand Opening Of Aldersyde Refinery
    6/12/2019

    Cielo Waste Solutions Corp. ('Cielo' or the 'Company') is pleased to announce that it will be holding the "Grand Opening" of its renewable fuels refinery in Aldersyde, Alberta (the "Refinery") on July 11th, 2019 between noon and 3 PM MST. Tours will be offered to interested parties and, in the spirit of the Calgary Stampede, there will be food, refreshments and entertainment provided.