industrial waste management News

  • A New Acquisition for Solmax

    Solmax Inc., a world leader in geomembrane manufacturing, announces the acquisition of the assets of Brawler Inc. These assets, located in Houston, Texas, will belong to the newly incorporated company, Solmax USA LLC. They must undergo a major upgrade in the months ahead to be able to operate to the quality standard required by customers used to doing business with the Solmax brand. Thanks to ...


    By Solmax

  • Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

    Eco Expo Asia 2016 closed amid great acclaim with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers. Held from 26 – 29 October, the Expo was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, and co-organised by the Environment Bureau of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • EnviTec Biogas signs cooperation agreement for the construction of a biogas plant in Indonesia

    Lohne-based EnviTec Biogas AG today announced the signing of a cooperation agreement with PT Herfinta Farm & Plantation (Indonesia) and Calfield SDN BHD (Malaysia) for the construction of a biogas plant in North Sumatra, Indonesia. The plant will contribute a total of 4 MW to the green energy transition in Indonesia. The contract signing ceremony in Berlin was attended by His Excellency ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Good times for the waste management industry

    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 by 38.4%, while the amount of recycled/composted ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Ontario’s Waste Management Industry

    There is a strong complementarity between the aspirations of the waste management industry and Ontario’s goals for climate change mitigation, a circular economy and sustainable economic development according to a new report published by the Ontario Waste Management Association. As the Province of Ontario prepares to implement a “cap-and-trade” policy for greenhouse gas (GHG) ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Waste management in Canada - A $5.6 Billion industry

    The waste management industry in Canada handled just over 34 million tonnes of waste in 2008. This amount translates into about 1,031 kilograms of waste per Canadian according to recent figures released by Statistics Canada. Of this total, the quantity of waste sent to public and private waste disposal facilities was 25.9 million tonnes, practically unchanged since 2006. The remaining 8.5 million ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Waste management industry responds to new Government

    Figures in the waste management industry are “optimistic” about the impact of a Conservative/Liberal Democrat coalition government on the recycling agenda, but have warned there is still much to do. The coalition government will mean the inevitable combination of key Conservative and Liberal Democrat waste management pledges, proposed in their recent election manifestos. In their ...

  • Waste Management services for the Leisure, Industrial and Commercial Sectors

    Waste Management Providers for the Leisure, Industrial and Commercial Sectors from GPT Waste Management ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Drilling Waste Management Industry - Trends &2018 Forecasts

    ReportsnRerports.com adds "Drilling Waste Management Market by Services (Solids Control services, Containment & Handling, and Treatment & Disposal), Applications (Onshore & Offshore) and Geography-Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018" new market research report to its store. Waste management technology is a critical constituent of successful drilling and production ...


  • Waste industry`s manifesto

    The waste industry has called on the next Government to help drive the development of recycling infrastructure by “simplifying” the planning system. In a week where all the major political parties have launched their manifestos, the waste industry has highlighted what it would put in a manifesto if it had the opportunity. Rabbitt Recycling chief executive Michael Morris said: “I would encourage ...

  • Managing waste for a greener tomorrow

    Growing population and infrastructural changes world over has given rise to the waste being accumulated. The waste aggregate in Middle East has increased over the years and per capita waste generation for the region is expected to boost up to 18 billion tons by the year 2020. Abu Dhabi based marine contracting company Khamis Al Rumaithy (Kare), is planning to come up with a deepwater ship ...


    By Fleming Gulf FZE

  • Discussions on plastic waste is welcomed by the Waste to Energy industry

    A consultation on how to reduce the impact of plastic waste on the environment has been launched after the European Commission published a Strategy on Plastic Waste in the Environment. ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Australian Market for Water and Waste Water Asset Management in the Mining Industry

    This research service/ study focuses on water and waste water asset management in the Australian mining industry by examining mining activities across several Australian states and providing insights for coal, metal ore, and other mining sectors. Furthermore, insights of investments into the sector, market drivers and restraints and an analysis of political, economic, social and technology are ...


  • Future of waste debated by industry leaders

    At this year’s RWM show at the Birmingham NEC arena Industry leaders came together to debate the future of waste and recycling. The Future of Waste panel, chaired by The Guardian’s Fiona Harvey, saw the experts discuss the ‘big’ issues the sector should address in the future. These issues involved the role of incineration, consumer demand, end of life regulations and the ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Leading Companies from Waste Management Industry will Participate in ‘Save the Planet’ 2014

    Coference Registration Early Bird Fees - till 7 February Taking into account the current challenges, the Exhibition & Conference ‘Save the Planet’ will stimulate the technological progress in waste management and recycling ...


    By Via Expo Ltd.

  • 2009 will be a great year to buy into waste management, says industry expert

    More merger and acquisition (M&A) activity will happen in the waste management sector in 2009, says an industry expert. Speaking to MRW financial advisory firm Catalyst Corporate Finance research director Mark Wilson said the current economic climate will create more acquisition opportunities than during 2006/07 even though the economic conditions are tougher. Wilson said: “We expect 2009 to ...

  • Announcement of DCLG cuts causes confusion for waste management industry

    There is confusion over how Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) plans to cut £1.166bn from its budget will affect local authority waste collection services. The DCLG announced yesterday that the £29bn ‘general grant’ which is described as “the main source of funding that local government receives every year” is not being reduced and “will ensure that key frontline ...

  • New UNEP Report Outlines Japan`s Experience with Industrial Waste Management

    In 1960s Japan, vast amounts of industrial and hazardous wastes, illegal dumping, air pollution and water contamination resulted in environmental and public health crises. One well known example of this was the mercury contamination in the city of Minamata, where large numbers of people became seriously ill after eating contaminated seafood from Minamata Bay. Much has changed since then. Today, ...

  • Consultation Defra’s Waste Management Plan & Site Waste Management Plans

    A consultation is underway on an updates Waste Management Plan for England, however, Defra’s documents contain no new policies on waste management. The waste management plan will complement the waste planning policy, PPS10; this policy outlines what planning authorities should take into account when considering proposals for new waste infrastructure. The Department for Communities and Local ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • The Russian and Polish Waste Management Markets: No Time to Waste

    With strict EU regulations it is no surprise to see Poland in the process of shutting down almost 35% of its landfills. Meanwhile Russia, without EU regulation is developing a waste management market where landfill dumping thrives due to inefficient enforcement of environmental regulations and procedures. These evolving European waste management markets will be compared and discussed in Frost & ...


    By Marketwire

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