waste handling News

  • Waste handling facilities speaking opportunities

    The seminar, taking place on 16th November 2010 at The Royal Armouries in Leeds as a part of the 15th European Biosolids & Organic Resources Conference and Exhibition aims to review the legislation on the control of odours from waste handling facilities and to understand by case-study, how this is interpreted and applied by the competent authorities. Also, reviewing the background to odour ...


    By Aqua Enviro Ltd

  • TANA Shark attacks ragger wire in France

    To process a stock of strands coming from the paper industry, the Suez RV Grand-Ouest plant situated at Isigny-le-Buat, France was looking for a slow, robust and efficient shredder. Tana's dealer in the area Smart Equipmenttogether with Smet Rental provided them with the right solution: TANA Shark 440DT. The plant has previously processed electrical cables and has three fast speed shredders ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Serious sentences for scrap traders handling illegal waste

    A scrap yard owner and his son have been prosecuted after handling illegal non scrap metal waste at its Berkshire site. The two men received a suspended prison sentence and were ordered to pay prosecution costs for being found guilty of handling waste without a Waste Management Licence. Leslie Dunn senior and Leslie Dunn junior admitted to receiving waste including wood, plastics, cardboard, ...

  • Introducing: Efficient Waste Handling Solutions From Eldan

    Eldan Recycling offer its customers complete recycling solution, now also including material transport! From January 1st 2014 Eldan Recycling offer a wide range of additional waste handling solutions like vacuum systems, waste collection systems and bin cleaning systems. Entering waste handling systems Eldan Recycling is one of the leading experts within equipment for recycling. ...


    By Eldan Recycling A/S

  • Biffa announces plans to handle Leicestershire waste

    Biffa has announced its plans to build a cutting-edge energy recovery facility in Leicestershire that will be capable of powering 42,000 homes. As one of the three firms short-listed by Leicestershire County Council for the procurement of the contract to deal with the area’s residual waste, Biffa intends to apply for planning consent this November. ...

  • New Mexico sets deadlines for handling nuke waste

    The federal government's only underground nuclear waste dump remained shuttered Monday and state environment officials said they have set deadlines for the U.S. Department of Energy and its contractor to deal with radioactive waste left above ground at the repository. Dozens of drums and other special containers that have been shipped to the ...


    By Associated Press

  • Tana technologies cut waste handling costs

    Tana will introduce advanced waste handling machines with integrated service tools for shredding, chipping and landfill compacting at IFAT Entsorga, in Munich on 7–11 May 2012. The key benefits of Tana technologies are maximum uptime and optimisation of machine usage, which together cut operating costs by as much as 30%, enhancing the business of waste ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Safety of PCB handling confirmed

    Wenck Associates, USA, has completed an extensive polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) study at WM's Kettleman Hills Facility, which found that PCBs treated, stored and disposed at the facility do not have an adverse impact on human health or the environment. The study focused on measuring twelve PCB congeners identified by the World Health Organization as having dioxin-like properties. Soil, air and ...

  • EPA requires Phoenix facility to safely handle hazardous waste

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently fined World Resources Company $39,900 for violations of hazardous waste laws. World Resources, located in Tolleson, Ariz. uses manufactured residues to produce metal concentrates and was fined $39,900 for violations of hazardous waste regulations. In this case, the violations stemmed from improper shipment of hazardous wastes. World Resources ...

  • Should the UK Rethink the handling of Medical Waste Following Ebola Outbreak?

    The UK is worryingly underprepared when it comes to hazardous waste disposal in high-risk environments and too reliant on out-dated procedures that leave those responsible for waste collection vulnerable and open to infection. Whilst Ebola represents a small risk to the UK, the healthcare sector and industries responsible for managing high-risk waste should re-examine the way in which they ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Nederman acquires Swedish waste handling company, Arboga-Darenth

    Nederman has acquired Arboga-Darenth, a company based in Arboga, Sweden.  Arboga-Darenth manufactures and markets products and systems that economically and in an eco-friendly way handle, transport and recycle metal waste and cutting fluids in the industry.  Customers are mainly active in the metal-processing industry, a customer segment handled by Nederman’s Extraction & Filter ...


  • Sheffield recycling firm fined £9,000 for handling excessive amounts of waste

    A Sheffield-based recycling centre and two of its senior officers have been fined £9,000 and received community orders totalling 240 hours for handling excessive amounts of waste at their premises, in breach of their environmental permit. M White Ltd, of Wood Lane, Stannington, Sheffield, was fined £9,000 on Tuesday 13 August at Sheffield Magistrates Court and ordered to pay costs of ...

  • EPA Settlement with Baltimore Companies Helps Provide Safe Handling of Hazardous Waste

    American Plating Service, Inc. and Monument Street Properties LLC have agreed to pay a $5,000 penalty to settle alleged violations of hazardous waste storage regulations at a commercial metal plating and finishing facility in Baltimore, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. In a separate agreement with EPA, the companies further agreed to conduct a facility investigation ...

  • Inline shredder and production waste handling systems from Max Solution Systems

    Max Solution Systems designs and produces the production waste exhausting systems for printing, labels, packaging, card board, non-woven, plastic and can industries. The production waste will be directly exhausted from the source at the machine, will be chopped into small pieces and transported to the waste disposal (container, compactor, baling press or big bag.) The German know – who ...


    By Max Solution Systems

  • DEP Reminds Pool Owners to Handle Waste Water Safely

    Private and public pool owners, as well as pool management companies, should remember that chlorinated wastewater must be handled responsibly, Acting DEP Secretary Chris Abruzzo said today. "Pools will open in just a few weeks," Abruzzo said. "Sometimes as swimming pools are cleaned and prepared for summer use, we see fish kills in local streams that could easily have been prevented." ...

  • Speedy delivery helps Kilis handle the increased waste of a doubled population

    Kilis municipality in Turkey sits right across the border from Syria and has seen its population double in 2015 due to the crisis in Syria. The municipality’s old bulldozer broke down and they needed an efficient replacement as soon as possible. TANA’s dealer in Turkey, ENKA Pazarlama reacted quickly to the situation and with the help of UN funding the ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Windbuster Ltd launched to handle growing demand for VAWT

    After receiving considerable positive market feedback for the innovative small vertical axis wind turbine WindBuster™, SEaB Energy have spun out WindBuster™ Ltd as a stand alone business. A new WindBuster™ website, www.windbuster.co.uk., will go live soon. Please email info@windbuster.eu in ...


    By SEaB Energy Ltd.

  • Windbuster Ltd launched to handle growing demand for VAWT

    After receiving considerable positive market feedback for the innovative small vertical axis wind turbine WindBuster™, SEaB Energy have spun out WindBuster™ Ltd as a stand alone business. A new WindBuster™ website, www.windbuster.co.uk., will go live soon. Please email ...


    By SEaB Energy Ltd.

  • Bulk Handling Systems Acquires National Recovery Technologies

    Eugene, Oregon based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has acquired National Recovery Technologies (NRT), a Nashville, Tennessee based company that designs and manufactures optical sorting equipment for the ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

  • Man Jailed for Hazwaste Handling That Created Fire Risk

    POCATELLO, Idaho, October 23, 2007 (ENS) - An Alaska man who used to reside in Idaho was sentenced Monday to 21 months in prison for illegally transporting hazardous materials and illegally storing hazardous waste, the Justice Department announced. Krister Sven Everston, of Wasilla, Alaska, also known as Krister Ericksson, was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $421,049 ...

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