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  1. Energy Department Announces Battery Recycling Prize And Battery Recycling R&D Center
    1/17/2019

    Recently, Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced the launch of a Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Prize and the establishment of an associated Battery Recycling R&D Center

  2. BASF Co-Founds Global Alliance To End Plastic Waste
    1/16/2019

    BASF today co-founded a global alliance of nearly 30 companies to advance solutions that reduce and eliminate plastic waste in the environment, especially in the ocean. The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW) has committed over $1.0billion with the goal of investing $1.5 billion over the next five years to help end plastic waste in the environment

  3. VTT Develops A New Sustainable Way To Turn Forestry Waste Into Transport Fuels And Chemicals
    1/15/2019

    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd has developed a new technique based on gasification, which offers a sustainable way to turn forest industry byproducts, such as bark, sawdust and forestry waste, into transport fuels and chemicals. The new technique reduces carbon dioxide emissions by approximately 90% compared to fossil fuels

  4. BioHiTech And Sprouts Partner To Eliminate Food Waste In Philadelphia
    1/9/2019

    BioHiTech Global, Inc. ("BioHiTech" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BHTG), a technology and services company that provides cost-effective and sustainable waste management solutions, today announced the installation of BioHiTech Revolution Series™ Digester technology at Sprouts Farmers Market's first store in Philadelphia, Pa., located at 1000 S Broad Street

  5. City Of Cheyenne Selects Burns & McDonnell To Complete Solid Waste Management Plan
    1/9/2019

    The City of Cheyenne has selected Burns & McDonnell to develop and support implementation of an integrated solid waste management (ISWM) plan. The project will help guide future activities and support infrastructure, programs and policies needed to manage the city's solid waste

  6. Lakeshore Recycling Systems Acquires Commercial Waste, Recycling Routes From Molenhouse Enterprises To Broaden Service Coverage In Chicago’s Western Suburbs
    1/8/2019

    Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), the Midwest’s leading independent recycling and waste diversion services provider, today announced the acquisition of commercial waste and recycling routes from Molenhouse Enterprises, Inc., a long-standing suburban Chicago waste hauler. Financial terms were not disclosed

  7. Covanta Begins Construction Of Total Ash Processing System
    1/7/2019

    Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta"), a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy, today announced that it has commenced construction of its first Total Ash Processing System ("TAPS"), with operational start-up expected in the second half of 2019

  8. Eni: Syndial Pilot Plant In Gela Begins Transforming Organic Municipal Waste Into Bio-Oil
    12/28/2018

    Syndial,Eni’s environmental services company,begins operating at its pilot plant at the the Gela refinery. The plant transforms Organic Fraction of Municipal Solid Waste (OFMSW) by recycling it into bio-oil, which can then be used to produce next-generation fuels

  9. NUST MISIS: The World's First Metallurgical Furnace For Man-Made Waste Recycling Launched In Russia
    12/24/2018

    The pilot installation of the world's only metallurgical furnace capable of processing iron-containing industrial waste as well as solid waste, simultaneously smelting up to 16,000 tons of metal per year, producing electricity and not harming the environment was launched on December 18, 2018 in Mtsensk, Oryol Region

  10. Lakeshore Recycling Systems, City Of DeKalb Partner To Reuse Leaves For Local Farmers
    12/6/2018

    Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS), the Midwest’s leading independent recycling and waste diversion provider, today announced it is joining forces with the City of DeKalb to reuse leaves collected from DeKalb’s Loose Leaf Collection program in an effort to help farmers reduce the risk of crop loss due to disease, flooding or drought