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  • A&WMA presents integrated waste management systems conference

    The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) will present “Integrated Waste Management Systems” November 12-14, 2008, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. This conference will examine issues related to municipal waste and waste management systems.“This informative conference will unite speakers with hands-on experience in the design and operation of integrated waste management systems,” said Adrianne ...

  • Integrating water management

    Water is one resource but it has many uses. In its management are a complex and diverse range of both people and processes. In light of climate change, demographic change, economic constraints and environmental legislation, CIWEM calls for a more integrated approach to the management of water in its new briefing report on Integrated Water Management. This week Defra have committed an ...

  • One of world`s largest agro-industrial biogas plants under construction

    In February 2016, Coltrade B.V. and its partner Ahidra S.L., signed an EPC contract for one of the largest organic waste to energy recovery facilities in the world within the dairy industry. After months of design and engineering of the highest level, where efficiency became an obsession, the plant is now under construction. The installation is located in northern Spain (Asturias) and will ...


    By Colsen International b.v.

  • EWS shortlisted for the Integrated Waste Management Project in the US Virgin Islands

    The Waste Management Authority announced today that six (6) Developers were short listed for the VIWMA Integrated Waste management Project. A total of 12 firms responded to the VIWMA Request for Qualifications (RFQ) issued on August 14, 2015. After careful review and evaluation of the qualifications packages by a team comprised of VIWMA staff, six (6) private developer teams were selected to ...


    By Eco Waste Solutions

  • IDB approves US$100m loan to Chile for integrated solid waste management

    The Inter-American Development Bank announced today the approval to Chile of a US$100 million performance-driven loan for an integrated solid waste management program. The loan, from an existing US$400 million Conditional Credit Line for Investment Projects (CCLIP) to support regional development and the decentralization process, will help improve environmental quality and health conditions in ...

  • Integrated waste management represents promising solution in South Africa

    The South African solid waste management market currently lacks proper regulation, and illegal dumping remains a common occurrence across all waste market segments. Potential growth opportunities through waste-to-energy projects and the clean development mechanism initiatives remain unexploited. At the same time, integrated waste management is emerging as a promising solution to the challenges ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Kathmandu Solid Waste Management

    The Investment Board Nepal (IB) on Wednesday finalised two companies, Nepwaste Pvt Ltd and Clean Valley Company Pvt Ltd, to prepare the Detailed Project Report (DPR) for Kathmandu Valley Integrated Solid Waste Management Project. Nepwaste will undertake the Package Number 1 of the Project which includes Kathmandu metropolis and neighbouring VDCs, while Clean Valley will work for Lalitpur ...


  • OSHA and Integrated Waste Services Association Renew Alliance

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Integrated Waste Services Association (IWSA) renewed their Alliance, originally signed on October 13, 2005, to continue providing IWSA's members, small businesses and others with information and training resources to protect the safety and health of employees in the municipal solid waste industry. The Alliance will focus on hauler ...

  • Waste management on Benidorm beaches

    The importance in ecological and tourist terms of the beaches of the towns on the Mediterranean coast has led the corresponding authorities to recommend the sustainable management of the same, thus ensuring good quality service while taking into consideration the protection of the natural environment. To this end, the proper tools integrating all aspects of the beach management need to be ...


  • 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

  • Seamlessly integrate MSDSs with chemical inventory management

    ChemSW, Inc. and 3E Company will host a joint webcast on How to Seamlessly Integrate MSDSs and Chemical Inventory Management to be held on October 25, 2011 from 10:30-11:30pm PST / 1:30pm-2:30pm EST.  The average R&D laboratory typically has thousands of materials on site and each one requires a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). But having a MSDS is just the beginning because those ...


  • Integrated, Low-cost Solutions Are the Way Forward for Municipal Solid Waste Management Services

    The growing volume of municipal solid waste (MSW) and strict waste management legislation – dictating the need to reduce waste, raise recycling levels, and lower landfilling levels – are driving the global MSW management services market. Waste management companies are establishing efficient collection systems and strengthening their recycling capabilities to adhere to the legislations ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Covanta SEMASS and Capital Paper Recycling Inc. to offer integrated waste management services to Cape Cod communities

    Covanta SEMASS, L.P., (Covanta SEMASS) a subsidiary of Covanta Holding Corporation, an internationally recognized owner and operator of large-scale Energy-from-Waste and renewable energy projects, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Capital Paper Recycling Inc. to provide recycling services to Cape Cod communities.   The new agreement allows Covanta SEMASS to offer ...


    By Covanta

  • ABB helps revolutionize waste management

    Designed and engineered by Australian company AnaeCo, the first installation of this patented technology known as DiCOM® is currently under construction at a municipal waste transfer station* in Perth, Australia’s fourth largest city. DiCOM is an automated bioconversion process that converts municipal waste into high quality compost which would otherwise be incinerated or transported to a ...


    By ABB

  • Waste Management Announces Acquisition of Oakleaf

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) announced that today it will close the acquisition of Oakleaf Global Holdings and its primary operations for $425 million, subject to working capital and other adjustments. The combination will provide North American customers with unprecedented access to waste and recycling solutions by pairing the largest network of directly owned hauling, recycling, diversion ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Trimble introduces Blue Ox integrated transportation management system for forestry

    Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) today introduced the Blue Ox™ system, an integrated transportation management solution for forestry applications. Blue Ox integrates several mobile technologies with real-time data across the forestry supply chain. The system analyzes and processes the data to help timber companies, loggers and trucking firms increase the percentage of loaded miles, take advantage of more ...


    By Trimble

  • US$100m loan for Chilean waste management programme

    The Finance Minister of Chile, Andrés Velasco, and the President of the Inter-American Development Bank, Luis Alberto Moreno, this week signed two performance-driven loans for a total of US$180 million under a conditional credit line for investment projects (CCLIP). CCLIPs allow for effective support and long-term continuity in key sectors for development. The two loans to Chile are from a ...

  • Waste Management Geneva Landfill to produce Green Energy from everyday waste

     Green energy will soon be helping to power homes, following Waste Management's announcement today on the groundbreaking of a gas-to-electric facility at Geneva Landfill in Ashtabula County, Ohio. Once construction is completed, Waste Management Geneva Landfill's gas plant is designed to generate 6.4 megawatts of electricity, enough to power over 6,000 homes. The plant will be operational by ...


  • MEPs set out waste management plans for 2050

    The European Parliament has made a series of recommendations, including managing waste, to be taken in key economic sectors to achieve a future EU integrated policy on climate change. The report, 2050: The future begins today – Recommendations for the EU’s future integrated policy on climate change, was published on 4 February. MEPs have called for the EU and other industrialised countries to ...

  • City of Johannesburg’s waste management entity, PIKITUP, transforming

    PIKITUP, the City of Johannesburg’s waste management entity, is currently implementing an aggresive transformation and turnaround strategy which involves large-scale improvements in all areas of governance and operations efficiency across its business. In light of the recent media coverage with respect to matters at Pikitup and in particular to the awarding of the Yellow Plant Aqua Tender , ...

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