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    Waste management in Russia under reform

    Russia is undergoing a reorganization of its waste management system. The future emphasis will be on increasing recycling while still acknowledging the need for more authorized landfill capacity. This means that there is a growing market for waste separation methods as well as technology prolonging the lifecycle of landfills. A delegation of Russian waste management directors visited the ...


    By Tana Oy

  • waste to energy+recycling

    Poland is the partner nation of "waste to energy+recycling" in the Bremen Exhibition Centre from 18 to 19 May 2011. If Poland is to fulfil the EU framework directive on waste it is going to have to catch up considerably in the coming years. The government is investing 2.3 billion EUR to build up infrastructure for thermal, biological and mechanical treatment of wastes. A further 1.4 billion EUR ...


    By Freesen & Partner GmbH

  • E-waste Recycling in Australia

    A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows that, despite the large strides in the past decade, the Australia’s e-waste system is still in its infancy, compared to the developed markets of Japan, Germany and Finland. The report, entitled Global e-waste systems-Insights for Australia from other developed countries, was commissioned by the Australia and New Zealand ...

  • 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

  • Firm to invest in organic waste recycling

    Small business investor Acuity Capital Management is launching a venture capital trust for UK organic waste recycling infrastructure. Aiming to invest in eight to twelve sites and seeking £20 million from retail investors, the majority of projects will be made up of anaerobic digestion technology, while the remaining few will be in-vessel composting sites. ...

  • Innovative waste to energy and recycling systems

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    By eFACTOR3 LLC

  • BT recycles 50% of its waste

    BT has announced in its Corporate Responsibility Report that it has recycled 50 per cent of its waste in the last financial year. The firm’s Sustainability report 2009 shows that it produced 71,314 tonnes of waste in the last financial year and recycled half of it. In 2007, BT recycled 42 per cent of its waste (see MRW story). BT produces waste such as cable, telephone exchange equipment, ...

  • Material pollution in waste paper recycling

    A special shredding plant works in continuous operation and can be serviced without long downtimes. Who removes the plastic rings from the empty writing pad or tears the plastic off the chocolate Advent calendar before disposing of it? Certainly not all of us. In this way, foreign materials and impurities find their way into the waste paper and these have to be removed during the recycling ...

  • Electronic waste recycling - GRM is now certified electronic waste recycler in California

    GRM Certified by California Integrated Waste Management Board as Approved Collector and Recycler to Receive E-Waste Recycling Payment under the Electronic Waste Recycling Act of 2003 After months of application processing, CIWMB on Jan.2, 2009 approved and certified GRM to be a Collector and Recycler under the Electronic Waste Recycling Act of 2003. GRM is eligible to receive reimburse payment ...

  • Leather and textile shredder in waste recycling

    Two main sources of leather and textile waste  1) At industrial level  Leather and textiles waste manufacturing processes like warp preparation, printing, finishing, weaving, dyeing, and quality and process control, generates lot of leather and textile waste during these process. Majority of ...

  • Waste Management and Recycling Show, Bulgaria

    After a successful exhibition at the SMOPYC tradeshow in Spain, Thomas our Sales Director was off again to the Waste Management and Recycling show in Sofia, Bulgaria. Thomas was joined by a sales team from Powerscreen Bulgaria who work in partnership with us to help promote and sell Kiverco equipment. The Waste Management and Recycling show in Bulgaria represented a great platform for our ...

  • Redefinition of waste should increase recycling

    Classifying a host of waste products as raw materials could break down the administrative barriers that currently make them difficult to reuse. Cutting red tape will make it easier to turn millions of tonnes of industrial and commercial waste into usable materials, according to the Environment Agency and Government-funded recycling champion WRAP (the Waste & Resources Action Programme). The ...

  • Plan A progress positive for waste and recycling

    All of the targets relating to waste and recycling set out by retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) as part of their Plan A sustainability initiative have either been achieved or are on target, according to a report published today. The How We Do Business Report details the progress of the Plan A initiative, which was launched in 2007, three years on and demonstrates significant progress has been ...

  • E-waste: segregate, process, recycle it

    Ever thought that your old, cranky electronic appliances could exactly turn out to be fatal for someone? Ever thought that each old dysfunctional appliance that you sold off to your neighbourhood raddiwala could be a major cause for pollution worldwide? This could be history if citizen start accepting e-waste recycling as the alternative. This is the message that cleansweep, an NGO that deals ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Paper mill waste recycling solution

    With the raising awareness of protecting forest and grass, most paper mills choose to recycle waste paper as raw materials to produce paper. Various waste paper can be used to remake paper, like carton box, office documents, cardboard for package.etc. A report shows that a recycled paper mill with an annual output of 1 million 500 thousand tons will produce 180 thousand tons" paper making waste ...

  • 3 UK Waste Recycling Facts

    Latest 2016 Waste Recycling DEFRA Data The UK’s largest recycling exhibition, RWM, takes place on the 12th and 13th September 2018 (NEC, Birmingham, UK).  Leading up to the show, we wanted to review three key facts from the latest ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • The Scrap Waste Rubber Recycling Machinery

    More than 100 million tires are produced each year by tire manufacturers but this also means that more than 100 million tires are discarded each year by vehicle owners. These waste tires have become a big nuisance as many people dump these illegally in abandoned lots as well as in various other sensitive habitats. Since a lot of chemicals are used in the manufacturing of tires, illegal dumping of ...

  • Firms recycle 90% waste due to new recycling banks

    A new recycling bank system for business waste in Yorkshire and the North East has resulted in nearly 90 per cent of waste being recycled. Provided by Premier Waste, the initiative means businesses can simply collect their paper, cardboard, plastics, metal cans and plastic film in one container. This is then sorted at Premier Waste’s materials recycling facilities. ...

  • Carpet Recycling UK inspires retailers to recycle carpet waste

    More retailers have been inspired to start recycling their carpet waste and benefit from savings in disposal costs following Carpet Recycling UK’s presence at the 2013 Harrogate Flooring Show. CRUK, the industry’s association for recycling and reusing carpet, attracted record levels of interest through its stand and seminar sessions, which highlighted the significant economic and ...


    By Axion Group

  • Lord Henley acquires portfolio for recycling and waste

    Conservative peer Lord Henley has been given the portfolio for recycling and waste management in the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) Lord Henly (known as Oliver Eden before his peerage) was appointed Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State Yesterday, but was only given his portfolio this morning. Henly’s wide ranging brief will include: ...

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