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  • BioteQ to Present at Metals Recycling Workshop

    BioteQ Environmental Technologies Inc. (TSX: BQE), a leader in the treatment of industrial waste water, will be presenting at the Colorado School of Mines Metals Recycling Workshop, an annual professional development workshop focused on processes that convert metal-laden waste into useful products. This year's meeting takes place June 26th to 28th at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, ...

  • 21st century metal sludge recycling

    The ever increasing price for raw materials and our customers’ desire for independence from international resource suppliers was the driver behind our newly developed process to recycle grinding sludges from the metal industry. Until now it has been usual to mechanically separate the oil and press the metal swarf with the remaining oil afterwards. But the emerging low-grade ...


    By econ industries GmbH

  • Recovery of Precious Metal Catalysts with Supercritical Water Oxidation

    Incineration is the traditional method used to recover precious metals from spent catalysts, but it has a number of drawbacks, particularly from an environmental point of view. Now a British-Swedish joint venture, involving Chematur Engineering AB and Johnson Matthey, has developed a process that uses supercritical water oxidation to recover the precious metals. The technology, called ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • Missouri American Water Achieves 10,000 Tons Recycled on America Recycles Day

    ST. LOUIS - Missouri American Water’s environmental management program has reached a 10,000-ton milestone, just in time for America Recycles Day – a national day dedicated to the promotion of consumer recycling programs in the United States. The company’s five-year program has successfully eliminated 10,000 tons of water treatment residuals, paper, cardboard, metal, batteries ...


    By American Water

  • (More oil and gas drillers turn to water recycling

    MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - When the rain stopped falling in Texas, the prairie grass yellowed, the soil cracked and oil drillers were confronted with a crisis. After years of easy access to cheap, plentiful water, the land they prized for its vast petroleum wealth was starting to dry up. At first, the drought that took hold a few years ago seemed to threaten the economic boom that arose from hydraulic ...


    By Associated Press

  • More oil and gas drillers turn to water recycling

    When the rain stopped falling in Texas, the prairie grass yellowed, the soil cracked and oil drillers were confronted with a crisis. After years of easy access to cheap, plentiful water, the land they prized for its vast petroleum wealth was starting to dry up. At first, the drought that took hold a few years ago seemed to threaten the economic boom that arose from hydraulic fracturing, a ...


    By Associated Press

  • NanoCeram® Pleated Filter Cartridges Adsorb Metals from Process & Waste Water

    August 23, 2007 – Argonide Corporation, a Sanford, Florida company that is an innovator in water purification technology, has developed a high performance water filter cartridge with an affinity for many metal compounds often found in industrial and other process waste streams. NanoCeram®, the company’s flagship product, is well-known for removing small particles, ...


    By Argonide Corporation

  • Sims Recycling Solutions Recognizes Sims Metal Management on Being Named one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

    Sims Recycling Solutions is a business unit of Sims Metal Management, which has been recognized as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World for the fourth year running. The list, compiled by sustainable business publication Corporate Knights, was announced at the 2012 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Sims Metal Management moved up 52 spots from last year’s ...


    By PRWeb

  • Soaring demand for metals calls for rethink of recycling practices, says international resource panel

    The growth in demand for metals, which could see needs rise by almost ten times current levels, calls for a rethink of recycling practices in order to address negative environmental impacts, according to two reports released today by the UNEP-hosted International Resource Panel. Launched during a high-level dialogue on Resource Efficiency and Sustainable Management of Metals in Berlin, ...

  • Recycling food scraps into gardens

    Each weekday, food scraps are collected from the Maryland Food Distribution Authority in Jessup, Md., and from small local food service and marketing establishments. Materials that do not contain metal, glass, or plastic are trucked to the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Henry A. Wallace Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC) in Beltsville, Md. There, they are mixed with woodchips, ...

  • Tekserve eWaste recycling event

    New Yorkers Help Make Tons (More Than 125, To Be Exact) of Difference Recycle Your Unwanted Electronics at Tekserve's Recycling Event on Saturday, October 9th Since 2007, Tekserve and the Lower East Side Ecology Center have collected more than 125 tons of electronics for recycling, helping to keep toxic materials out of landfills and incinerators. Several times a year, New Yorkers bring their old ...

  • Responsible recycling of e-waste

    Eco Recycling Ltd (Ecoreco) and The Economic Times, presented a discussion on Responsible Recycling of E-waste on March 17, 2009 at MIG Club, Mumbai. The key panelists included: Mr. Sanjay Khandare, IAS, Member Secretary, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Mr. B K Soni, Chairman, Eco Recycling Ltd, Mr. Atul Nishar, Founder and Executive Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited, Mr. Kunal Pande, ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • U.S. EPA orders world’s largest metals and electronics recycler to immediately cease illegal discharge of toxic pollutants to San Francisco bay

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Sims Metal Management, located at the Port of Redwood City, Calif., to comply with federal Clean Water Act laws following inspections that found evidence of unlawful discharges of PCBs, mercury, lead, copper and zinc into San Francisco Bay. The South Bay facility is home to one of the largest metal shredders in the Bay Area, and regularly ...

  • Ozzi Kleen leading the way in sewage treatment systems and grey water recycling

    Suncoast Waste Water Management proudly manufactures the OZZI KLEEN range of waste water treatment solutions for domestic homes, grey water and comercial sewage treatment and mining camp applications. The manufacturing facility has a total factory area of over 9,000m2 and employs over 60 staff including; engineers, electricians, programmers, metal trades workers, roto-moulders, ...

  • Environmental entrepreneurs: Beijing sinen en-tech saves water with steam recycling

    With a new technique for reusing steam, a Chinese company helps industry save water and conserve energy. China is currently suffering its worst drought in sixty years. The effects of drought have been exacerbated by increased water demand from China’s rapidly growing industrial sector. ...

  • UK task force targets metal thefts

    With drain covers, school roofs, statues, church bells, power lines and other metal objects being targeted increasingly by thieves, UK police are setting up a nationwide task force to tackle this crime ‘explosion’. Heading up the task force, the British Transport Police has told the BBC news service that thefts of copper used in railway signalling has become its biggest problem after terrorism. ...


    By Recycling International

  • University finds metal sulfide solution for nuclear waste

    Nuclear power has advantages, but, if this method of making power is to be viable long term, discovering new solutions to radioactive waste disposal and other problems are critical. Otherwise nuclear power is unlikely to become mainstream. A team of Northwestern University chemists is the first to focus on metal sulfide materials as a possible source for nuclear waste remediation methods. Their ...


    By Northwestern University

  • EPA highlights recycling opportunities during national cell phone recycling week

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is encouraging citizens to recycle their cell phones during the second annual National Cell Phone Recycling Week, April 5 – 11, 2010.  This joint effort with the EPA’s Plug-In To eCycling program and leading cell phone manufacturers, retailers, and wireless service providers will increase awareness about the importance of cell phone recycling to save ...

  • Overview of the Whole Copper Recycling Chain

    Copper is of good characteristics. It is easily stretched, molded, and shaped; is resistant to corrosion; conducts heat and electricity easily. Therefore, copper is widely used in construction, power generation and transmission, electronic products manufacturing, and the production of industrial machinery and transportation vehicles. At the same time, as a non-renewable resource, copper is ...

  • Take Another Look at Recycled Plastics!

    Have you ever wondered what happens to the plastic bottles you throw in the recycling bin or the plastic bags and wraps you bring back to the grocery store? Though recycled plastics might be out-of-mind once the raw material leaves your hand, they are far from out-of-sight. Chances are, these valuable materials have already made their way back into your home or your car - you might even be ...


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