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Creative Procurement of Waste Management – A Guide

by GPT Waste Management Ltd  (Apr. 9, 2014)

In today’s economic climate, business owners are becoming increasingly aware of the necessity for savings and cut backs to be made within their organisations however, many are unaware that choosing creative waste management solutions can lead to significant cost savings and add significantly to the bottom line. ...

SWANA International Vice President to Speak at the 2nd International Seminar on Waste Management

by The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA)  (Mar. 28, 2014)

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased to announce that its International Vice President,Brian Tippetts, has been invited to participate in the 2nd International Seminar on Waste Management in Mexico City on June 3-4, 2014. Brian Tippetts has more than 30 years’ experience in solid waste management and has worked in ...

Finalists announced for the 2014 Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management

by Environment Media Group  (Apr. 9, 2014)

The Environment Media Group has revealed the finalists for its eleventh annual Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management which will take place at The Landmark Hotel, London 1 May 2014. Winners will be revealed at the awards ceremony, which will be hosted by award-winning journalist, ...

Waste company cleans up its H&S and environmental management thanks to legislation experts

by Cedrec Information Systems Ltd,  (Mar. 5, 2014)

Viridor, one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies, has significantly improved the provision and quality of H&S and environmental expertise available to its compliance team, after turning to online specialists Cedrec. The decision to upgrade its key legislation register with support from Cedrec ...

Are you Aware of Your Packaging Waste Responsibilities?

by GPT Waste Management Ltd  (Apr. 11, 2014)

Are businesses aware that packaging producers must comply with the Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 1997? Many businesses don’t realise that they qualify as a producer and could be exposing themselves to hefty penalties for non-compliance. Producers can be packaging manufacturers, importers of packaged goods ...

Next Generation UNTHA XR: The smarter way to shred waste

by UNTHA shredding technology  (Mar. 31, 2014)

With the re-launch of the highly acclaimed XR shredder range, UNTHA sets even greater standards in the recycling of household, commercial and bulky waste. Thanks to clever in-built technology, which achieves minimal operating costs with maximum performance, this new waste shredder is a true innovation. Not only does this new model stand out in the ...

UK Government look for Waste Industry Opinions on RDF Exports

by GPT Waste Management Ltd  (Mar. 20, 2014)

Within the waste hierarchy the recovery of energy from waste has an important role to play; Defra has stressed the fact that there should be an emphasis on “getting the most energy out of the residual waste, rather than to get the most waste into energy recovery”. This means ensuring that where waste is used as a fuel, it is used in ...

Covanta Announces New Partnership With Western Massachusetts Municipalities for Bundled Sustainable Waste Services

by Covanta Energy  (Apr. 14, 2014)

Covanta (NYSE: CVA), a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy, today announced a new partnership with nine Western Massachusetts municipalities for bundled sustainable waste management services. Covanta will provide sustainable waste disposal at the Covanta Springfield Energy-from-Waste facility, in addition to other ...

BERGMANN Waste Disposal Equipment will be at IFAT Entsorga, Münich, Germany, May 5–9 2014.

by Bergmann, Heinz, e.Kfm.- Machines for Waste Management  (Mar. 27, 2014)

This year BERGMANN will be at IFAT Entsorga 2014. This takes place from 5th-9th May 2014 in Munich Germany. You can find us in Hall B2 on stand 104. We would be pleased to welcome you. Mobile Compactors, Roll-Packers and Roto Compactors. BERGMANN Waste Disposal Equipment offers his customers in trade and industry waste disposal solutions ...

Good times for the waste management industry

by GPT Waste Management Ltd  (Apr. 4, 2014)

The UK’s waste management industry has experienced extensive growth in recent years thanks to environmental regulations. Figures indicate that the industry grew in value by 22.3% between 2009 and 2012, with additional growth of 5% estimated for 2013. Between 2008/2009 and 2012/2013, the volume of municipal waste entering landfill decreased ...

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