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  • The Film Grabber, new development from Bollegraaf Recycling Machinery

    Single-stream processing of recyclable materials is becoming increasingly common in the recycling industry worldwide. This means that all recyclable materials are put together in plastic bags and are sorted by a single sorting installation. The bags are opened by a bag opener, but the foil of these bags disrupts the subsequent sorting process.  Therefore, the foil has to be removed at the ...

  • Branson offers to set up `environmental war room`

    With his characteristic media savvy, Richard Branson offered to set up an 'environmental war room' to help combat climate change. It appears that he envisions a quasi-independent but UN-linked office that would promote climate change best practices and mediate between countries.  Branson put out the idea at another gloomy UN meeting about mitigating and adapting to climate change. The New York ...


  • EZ-ATP: breakthrough in automatic microbiological monitoring

    AppliTek is proud to unveil the latest advances in the development of the EZ-ATP On-line Microbiological Analyzer. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) test kits are commonly used for microbiological monitoring. The test includes a relatively fast and easy assay of the microbial content of the sample based on the detection of the ATP molecule, the central energy carrier found in and around ...


    By AppliTek NV

  • Shredding industrial waste in Brittany, France

    "Les Recycleurs Bretons" has been one of France's leading waste disposal companies for the past thirty years. 2013 saw the inauguration of a regionally operating and contemporary waste recycling plant situated on the outskirts of the historical coastal town of Brest, in the heart of proud Brittany. Its main purpose is to produce valuable fuel for nationally and internationally ...


  • More U.S. states wade into legal fight on greenhouse gases

    A legal battle is brewing in Washington over President Barack Obama's plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, setting states economically dependent on fossil fuels against those already suffering from longer droughts, stronger storms and higher seas. A coalition of 18 states filed motions Wednesday seeking to defend the Clean Power Plan, ...


    By Associated Press

  • Most successful RWM ever heralds further expansion for environmental sector’s premier event

    “Recession? What recession?” was heard up and down the aisles at this year’s Recycling & Waste Management exhibition (RWM 09). Confirming its place as the number one recycling and waste management exhibition in the UK, RWM 09 attracted more visitors and exhibitors than ever before.Initial figures show a 7% increase on last year’s record attendance. A total of 9,762 people (subject to audit) ...


    By Emap Ltd

  • Watch now – new demonstration video of XR mobil-e

    That’s why UNTHA has produced a five minute demonstration film of the new XR mobil-e waste shredder in action. The video showcases the varied waste handling capabilities of this flexible machine, using footage from a number of challenging trials. Viewers will ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • Special RM60 deployment in Austrian Railways Tauern Tunnel

    Successful RUBBLE MASTER applications in AUSTRIA & GERMANY The building contractors Swietelsky Bau GmbH were faced with a difficult task in September 2002. The Austrian Railways decided that the serviceways and cable troughs needed to be removed and disposed of from the entire 8 kilometres of tunnel from the Mallnitzer end. To add to the challenge, at least one track of this main artery in ...


    By RUBBLE MASTER HMH GmbH

  • Indigenous groups criticize climate talks

    As international climate negotiations move closer to including forests in the successor agreement to the Kyoto Protocol, indigenous and traditional peoples realize they have either a lot to gain or everything to lose. If industrialized countries are allowed to purchase the carbon rights of forests, groups from the Americas, Africa, and Asia fear their ancestral lands may be taken away. They worry ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • UK new nuclear – 2013 successes and beyond

    Introduction It’s a pleasure to be with you again at this Nuclear Industry Association event to showcase the many benefits that nuclear energy brings to the UK, and to have the opportunity to speak to you all - the people that are instrumental in turning this new nuclear promise into a reality that delivers clean, safe and affordable energy for generations to come. 2013 has ...

  • Secretary of state speech to the European future energy forum

    I’m delighted to be here, on the first day of the European Future Energy Forum 2010. And I would like to extend a very warm welcome to all our guests on behalf of Her Majesty’s Government. Fifty-one years ago, the discovery of the Groningen field changed the European gas market. It also changed the fortunes of the Netherlands, for better and for worse. An unexpected ...

  • Solar Energy UK - roadmap launch

    Introduction Good morning. I am delighted to be speaking at Solar Energy UK - over 180 exhibitors and thousands of attendees. I’m also looking forward to seeing some of the stands myself: BPVA, to hear about Rated Solar Installer National Solar Centre, to learn about its exciting plans for research and development And I’m ...

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