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  • 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.

  • Climate models may be overestimating the cooling effect of wildfire aerosols

    Original story at MIT News Whether intentionally set to consume agricultural waste or naturally ignited in forests or peatlands, open-burning fires impact the global climate system in two ways which, to some extent, cancel each other out. On one hand, they generate a significant fraction of ...

  • 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

  • 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 ‘ ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...


  • 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 ...


  • GPT wins total waste management contract for a leading European Generics Manufacturer

    GPT Waste, the largest UK independent provider of waste management solutions and sustainable waste services has won a three year, total waste management contract with one of Europe’s leading generics manufacturers GPT ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • ElectraTherm Announces New Name for Waste Heat to Power Generator

    ElectraTherm, a leader in distributed, waste heat to power generation, has changed the name of its product line from the Green Machine to the Power+ Generator™. The new name was developed to better describe the product and its primary function. ElectraTherm’s Power+ Generator produces fuel-free, emission-free power from waste heat utilizing Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) and proprietary ...


    By ElectraTherm

  • EREF Data & Policy Report on Waste Generation Revealed at Waste360 Recycling Summit

    The Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) introduced its new Data & Policy Report “Municipal Solid Waste Management in the U.S.: 2010 & 2013” at the Waste360 Recycling Summit, held September 19 – 21, 2016 in Austin, Texas (www.waste360recyclingsummit.com). EREF’s Data & Policy Program (formerly ...

  • GPT wins total waste management contract for a leading European Generics Manufacturer

    GPT Waste, the largest UK independent provider of waste management solutions and sustainable waste services has won a three year, total waste management contract with one of Europe’s leading generics manufacturers GPT - The Waste Solution has been employed directly by the client who manufactures and distributes prescription medicines throughout ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • 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 ...

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