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  • 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

  • Innova Sharpens Focus on Canada`s Heavy Oil Sector Following Acquisition of EIT’s IP

    International emissions and noise control leader Innova Global Limited (Innova) is sharpening its business focus on Canada’s heavy oil sector after acquiring the liquidated intellectual property assets of commercial rival Express Integrated Technologies (EIT). Innova President and CEO Mr. Harry Wong said EIT had developed a core range of products for use within Alberta’s Oil Sands ...


    By Innova Global Limited.

  • Generation Awake says Stop Wasting Waste!

    The latest phase of the European Commission's 'Generation Awake' campaign focuses on the environmental, economic, social and personal consequences of using resources unsustainably. The campaign aims to make consumers aware of the consequences their consumption patterns have on natural resources, illustrating the benefits if they choose to act differently. It centres round a fully interactive ...


    By Europa Press Room

  • Nepal to generate electricity from waste

    Nepalis looking at waste-to-energy (WtE) technologies to address its huge energy deficit and also manage growing urban and industrial waste. Half of Nepal's households are off the national grid while supply shortfalls and interrupted power cause industries losses worth 60 billion Nepali rupees (US$ 700 million) annually. ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Scientists turn nuclear waste into diamonds for power generation

    Researchers in the U.K. say they have found a way to turn radioactive waste into miniature diamond batteries to produce small electric currents that can last thousands of years. A team of physicists and chemists from the University of Bristol unveiled the technology at a lecture in Europe late last month.  The technique involves scraping away carbon-14, a radioactive isotope of carbon, from ...

  • DOT training for CESQG Hazardous Waste Generators

    CESQG hazardous waste generators generate very low quantities of hazardous waste and ship them very infrequently. They typically hire qualified waste disposal companies to transport and dispose of these materials. The requirements for the management and disposal of hazardous waste can be found at 40CFR 260-262. The transportation of the materials is regulated by DOT under 49 CFR 170-180. ...

  • Aerator/Dissolved Oxygen Generator - Waste Tec, Inc

    Waste Tec, Inc of Ormond Beach Fl USA has developed a piece of equipment an Aerator/Dissolved Oxygen Generator which produces 100 CFM of actual air flow per minute per H. P.of energy (a 75%energy savings).This unit is used in wastewater,Sewer pump stations,Lagoons,H2S reduction ,Fish and Shrimp farms.Easy to install, no piping, foundations, buildings ...


  • Household and manufacturing generate most waste in supply chain

    Household and manufacturing generate the largest amounts of waste in the retail supply chain, according to a report published by the Waste & Resources Action Programme. The report, Waste Arisings in the Supply of Food and Drink to Households in the UK, published today, highlights the total economic losses within the UK food and drink chain, as well as breaking down the four areas of the supply ...

  • Waste prevention: decoupling waste generation from economic growth

    Preventing waste is a top priority of waste policy in the European Union with potential economic and environmental benefits. A new European Environment Agency (EEA) report reviews the state of play in the EU Member States, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway. The EEA report ‘ ...

  • Don`t waste the waste

    Biogas analysis cannot be underestimated: get it right and protect revenues, get it wrong and those revenues will quickly plummet There is no denying that biogas is valuable. It may not be the most pleasant material to handle — hot, wet, dirty, smelly, corrosive, toxic — but handled correctly, it is worth a lot of money to whomever is producing it. Encouraged, subsidised, ...


    By Geotech

  • Biogas power generation markets – an effective solution to waste treatment?

    Renewable energy development has become inevitable in order to counter the harmful effects of global warming. Based on the resource potential in each country, industry stakeholders are exploring various options to curb greenhouse gas emissions (GHG), the primary source of global warming. Producing biogas and utilizing it for power generation application is one such option among the various ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • A Novel Technology Will Generate 10 MW from Waste at the Veolia Site in Poland

    Bioleux Polska, an exclusive licensee and a marketing representative in Poland for the French research firm ECP, has signed a Letter of Intent with Veolia Environnement, a French waste management corporation to build a waste-to-energy CHP plant in SW Poland, co-located on their landfill site. The facility will be built next to the new Veolia ...


    By BIOLEUX POLSKA sp z oo

  • Neo Code Energy becomes an ElectraTherm dealer for waste heat generators

    ElectraTherm just awarded Neo Code Energy of Vancouver, Canada their first Canadian Dealership. The mission of Neo Code Energy is to create jobs and provide significant economic benefits to the local economy while producing clean, reliable, sustainable, and renewable energy. Neo Code will perform as a technical project management team with strong strategic and analytical thinking skills, and will ...


    By ElectraTherm

  • New standard to help reduce waste generated in building is launched by BSI

    A new standard that can assist in reducing waste in the early stages of building or refurbishment projects has been launched by the BSI. Dealing with waste management is becoming more challenging for an increasing number of organisations as controls are becoming stricter and costs to remove waste increases. BSI, the business standards company, has revised its waste resource management ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Sentara Norfolk general hospital settles hazardous waste violations

    Sentara Norfolk General Hospital has agreed to pay a $19,920 penalty to settle alleged violations of hazardous waste regulations at its medical facility, located at 600 Gresham Drive in Norfolk, Va., the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. EPA cited Sentara for violating the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), the federal law governing the proper treatment, storage, ...

  • 2012 Deep Research Report on China Waste Heat Power Generation Industry

    2012 Deep Research Report on China Waste Heat Power Generation Industry> was professional and depth research report on China Waste Heat Power Generation industry. This report has firstly introduced Waste Heat Power Generation definition classification industry chain etc relation information. Then introduced Waste Heat Power Generation technology and manufacturing process. And then introduced ...


  • Waste boss throws hat into UK General Election ring

    The managing director of a Manchester-based waste firm has confirmed that he will run as an independent candidate in the next general election to stand up for ethics in waste management. Marcus Farmer, head of STE (an acronym, which stands for Save The Environment) Waste, will contest the Liberal Democrat incumbent MP John Leech’s seat in the Didsbury and Withington constituency. An accountant ...

  • India` e-waste generation to reach 800,000 tons in 2012

    India' e-waste generation is growing at a rate of 15% and is expected to cross 800,000 tons mark by 2012, according to various research reports. By 2015, 2 billion PCs are expected to invade Indian homes and the country's mobile subscriber base is expected to be about 450 million subscribers. Attero Recycling, India's only integrated electronic waste management company, has launched its ...


    By ScrapMonster.com

  • Award winning Cranfield research helps to improve energy from waste generation

    Cranfield University research into the removal of synthetic chemicals from biogas has been recognised by the Worshipful Company of Engineers for excellence in engineering that benefits the environment. The PhD research project, which is looking at the most effective methods for removing these chemicals – called siloxanes - from waste materials, should help improve the cost effectiveness of ...


    By Cranfield University

  • WELTEC BIOPOWER Presents Solutions for the Generation of Energy from Waste and Wastewater

    WELTEC BIOPOWER will present its mature procedures for the efficient utilisation of waste and wastewater for the generation of energy at this year‘s IFAT from 30 May to 3 June in Munich, Germany. At this industry platform for environment technologies (Hall B3, Stand 205), the German biogas plant manufacturer will show visitors its tried-and-test process technology for the installation and ...


    By WELtec BioPower GmbH

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