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  • Different Solution For Medical Waste Disposal

    Medasend Biomedical, Inc. provides Medical Waste Management for the entire United States. Medical Waste Mail Back is a secure, safe, cost effective and convenient way to dispose of sharps , medical waste and biohazard waste. No waiting for truck pick-up which is also more costly. Approved in all 50 states by the EPA, USPS, OSHA and all state ...


    By Medasend Biomedical, Inc.

  • Opportunities in Sludge Management Market growing volumes, disposal restrictions and energy recovery

    With a booming global population, the volume of both municipal and industrial biological sludge being produced is on the increase, and it simply has to be treated. The growing importance of cost effective sludge management is changing the size and shape of the market – as the volumes being produced accumulate, the evolving perspective is that sludge can be a renewable resource with a ...


  • Pöyry assists in the improvement of wastewater disposal and solid waste management in Vietnam

    Pöyry's Water & Environment business group has been awarded a contract for wastewater disposal and solid waste management for four provincial towns in Vietnam. The assignment, which is funded by the German KfW Development Bank and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) under the Program North II in Vietnam, has a value of EUR 3.5 million. The local clients are Lang Son ...


    By Pöyry Energy

  • SEPA construction waste disposal warning

    All waste arising from construction work must be disposed of legally. This was the message from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) today, after a site agent of a construction company was recently fined for knowingly causing the disposal of waste when there was no waste management licence in place.  Mr William McArthur was fined £500 at Airdrie Sheriff Court on Tuesday 1 April ...

  • Fiberglass disposal... global fiberglass solutions

    Washington based company has introduced a new technology to recycle fiberglass and use the recycled fiberglass to produce green jobs that create environmentally post-consumer products. Global Fiberglass Solutions, Inc., Bellevue, WA based company announces that it is now in talks with international fiberglass manufacturers, state governments and national government representatives to build and ...

  • Best options for disposing construction waste

    A recent study investigated the environmental impact of the disposal of construction waste in Catalonia, Spain. The study suggests that the best options are to recycle construction waste where possible, incinerate the rest and landfill when there is no other option. These findings are in line with the waste hierarchy specified in the Waste Framework Directive1. About 6.3 million tonnes of ...

  • Recycled Tires: How they are Recycled and Disposed of.

    You use them every day. Whether you drive a car, take a bus, ride your bike, or fly in a plane, all of these methods of transportation rely on rubber tires. This applies to billions of other people across the world each day, too. It might surprise you to know just how many scrap tires are produced each year around the world, and how those previously used tires are effectively being put to use in ...


    By ECO Green Equipment

  • NDA launches geological disposal consultation documents

    In June 2008 the Government published a White Paper 'Managing Radioactive Waste Safely: A Framework for Implementing Geological Disposal'. The White Paper outlines UK Government's framework for managing higher activity radioactive waste in the long-term through geological disposal, coupled with safe and secure interim storage. The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is responsible for ...

  • Unique solution to used-core disposal problem

    The Jarshire SCB722 Horizontal Core Baler (patent pending) offers the complete solution for the management and disposal of used cores. Neat, compact and easy to operate, the baler processes cores as they are generated, improving safety and increasing efficiency by eliminating the potential danger of loose or unstable stacks in the work area. The resulting high-density bales will maximise loads ...


  • Facility Sweep Finds Excessive Cardboard Disposal

    A number of well-known Massachusetts businesses and institutions continue to throw away large volumes of easy-to-recycle cardboard in spite of a state ban on its disposal, savings on disposal costs and its value as a commodity, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) reported today. For the first time, the agency has taken enforcement actions against waste ban ...

  • Commercial Disposal Urged for Chemical Weapons` Secondary Waste

    WASHINGTON, DC, July 26, 2007 (ENS) - In an effort to speed up the ongoing destruction of the U.S. chemical weapons stockpile it would be a good idea for the U.S. Army to use commercially run hazardous waste management facilities to dispose of secondary waste that results from destroying the chemical agents, says a new report from the National Research Council. The United States is destroying ...

  • Communities consulted on radioactive waste disposal site

    Government today launched a consultation on a revised proposed process for working with communities in order to agree a site for a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF). The multi-billion pound facility would be used to dispose of higher activity radioactive waste safely underground. This would provide a permanent solution for the disposal of existing legacy waste, and waste from new nuclear power ...

  • Advanced Disposal acquires B&W Waste

    Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. (Jacksonville, FL) has expanded its presence in the state of Georgia through its purchase of the assets of B&W Waste, a solid waste management company serving the municipality of Madison. The assets acquires include a waste transfer station in Madison, contracts with 1,200 commercial, roll-off, and resident customers, 19 trucks, and 780 containers. Advanced ...

  • EA: End-of-life vehicles must be disposed of correctly

    A businessman from Evesham, Worcestershire, has been fined £8,315 for the improper dismantling of cars and careless practice. The Environment Agency took Richard Francis Hartwell to court and he pleaded guilty to four charges relating to non-compliance to his waste management licence and depositing end-of-life vehicles on land which did not have a licence in force. EA inspectors found that ...

  • Consultation on the site selection process for a geological disposal facility

    I am today launching a public consultation on the site selection aspects of the Managing Radioactive Waste Safely (MRWS) programme. The consultation follows a call for evidence earlier in the year. As I confirmed in my statement in January this year, the Government remains wholly committed to geological disposal as the right policy for the long-term, safe and secure management of higher-activity ...

  • Xtreme Exceeds 1,000 Barrels of Daily Saltwater Disposal

    Xtreme Oil & Gas, Inc. (OTCQB: XTOG) (OTCBB: XTOG), an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil and natural gas, is pleased to announce that the Company's saltwater disposal well has achieved its initial goal of processing greater than 1,000 barrels of saltwater per day. Xtreme expects to increase its disposal rate incrementally until the ...


    By Marketwire

  • English EPA responds to radioactive disposal research

    The Environment Agency has published a report scrutinising the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s (NDA) research and development work on gas generation and migration from a geological disposal facility. The Environment Agency would be responsible for regulating disposal of radioactive waste to such a facility, and the NDA must satisfy the Environment Agency that people and the environment would ...

  • Publication of Implementing Geological Disposal White Paper 2014

    I am today publishing a White Paper on implementing geological disposal of higher activity radioactive waste. The White Paper – Implementing Geological Disposal - follows a public consultation that my department carried out during 2013 on potential amendments to the existing siting process established in 2008 ...

  • Geological disposal of high-level nuclear waste feasible

    There is a scientific consensus that safe geological disposal of high-level nuclear waste is technically feasible, while public acceptance has still not been achieved in most Member States. The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has analysed the state of the art of science, technology and procedures needed across the EU for implementation. It has identified no major conceptual or ...


    By ScienceDaily

  • Queen’s Speech targets Waste disposal levies

    Powers are to be given to local taxpayers to veto ‘excessive’ council tax rises imposed by Water Disposal Authorities under plans set out in the Queen’s Speech. Local Audit and Accountability Bills are to be introduced by the government, which will extend referendum provision introduced in the 2011 Localism Act. It should allow ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

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