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  1. Republic Services® Expands Natural Gas-Powered Fleet Serving Greater Denver Area

    Republic Services® announced today the addition of 17 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) solid waste collection trucks to its fleet serving customers throughout the greater Denver area

  2. Kinderhook Backed Gold Medal Group Acquires Solid Waste Management And Resource Recovery Facility In Philadelphia

    Gold Medal Group, and its wholly-owned subsidiaries (collectively "GMG") announced today the acquisition of Envirowaste LLC and Commonwealth Commons, LLC, two companies that own and operate a fully permitted solid waste management and resource recovery facility located on 4.7 acres in South Philadelphia ("Envirowaste")

  3. Frost & Sullivan: Digital Technologies Create Disruption For The Future Of Waste Recycling

    Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, Global Waste Recycling Market Outlook, 2018, reveals close to 48.2 million tonnes of eWaste was generated in 2017, of which only 20 to 25 percent was documented to be collected and recycled

  4. As Plastic Regulations And Bans Increase, Market Value For Biodegradable Polymers Exceeds $1 Billion And Will Rise Sharply By 2023, IHS Markit Says

    Led by Western Europe, increasing regulations and bans against plastic bags and other single-use plastic items such as drinking straws is driving growing demand for biodegradable plastics, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), the leading global source of critical information and insight. The current market value of biodegradable plastics exceeds $1.1 billion in 2018, but could reach $1.7 billion by 2023, the report says. This press release features multimedia. View the

  5. InventHelp Inventor Develops Mess-Free Garbage Can (NPL-201)

    An inventor from N Lehigh Acres, Fla., has developed the E-Z CAN, a new type of trash collection system. It collects any solid or liquid that may spill from a trash bag when the bag is removed from the can

  6. Global Smart Waste Management Market 2018-2022 | Advent Of Smart Technologies To Drive Growth | Technavio

    The global smart waste management market is expected to post a CAGR of close to 18% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by Technavio

  7. Environmentally-Focused Oilfield Waste Facility Opens Near Orla

    Milestone Environmental Services (Milestone), an industry leader in oil and gas waste management, has opened its state-of-the-art facility to serve E&P customers in the northern Delaware Basin. The location in northern Reeves County is five miles east of Orla on FM 652 in the heart of the northern Delaware Basin drilling activity in Texas and southern New Mexico. At this new site, Milestone will primarily accept drilling waste streams, including water-based mud and oil-based

  8. ERI Becomes First Electronics Recycler To Adopt Basel Action Network’s EarthEye e-waste Tracking System

    ERI, the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste and the world's largest cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company, has announced that it has become the recycling industry’s first adopter of Basel Action Network’s (BAN’s) innovative new EarthEye tracking system. EarthEye offers real-time logistics monitoring to government agencies and businesses concerned about the possibility of data-security breaches from the theft of data from discarded equipment; unauthorized exports to substandard recycling operations in developing countries; and brand damage

  9. Continuus Material Recovery Acquires ReWall To Meet Rising Demand For Sustainable Building Materials

    With China closing its doors to U.S. recyclables, tens of thousands of tons of paper and plastic no longer have a clear path to reuse and are being sent to landfills

  10. Dell Accelerates Toward 2020 Legacy Of Good Goals

    Dell Inc. released its annual 2020 Legacy of Good update today, continuing the company's long-term commitment to society, team members and the environment. The report summarizes efforts during fiscal year 2018 (Feb. 4, 2017 – Feb. 2, 2018). The report and corresponding activities are rooted in Dell's acknowledgement of its responsibility to realize a sustainable and prosperous future