waste management system News

  • 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.

  • Waste management technics 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 – how gives you ...


    By Max Solution Systems

  • Total system planning approach needed to manage waste

    Aurecon waste management expert Nick Mannie will be joining national and international waste specialists to discuss solutions to these issues at WasteCon 2014, which will be held from 6 – 10 October 2014 in Cape Town. Mannie’s paper will explore the challenges in determining the correct waste disposal solutions for local municipalities in South Africa. ...

  • A&WMA presents integrated waste management systems conference

    The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) will present “Integrated Waste Management Systems” November 12-14, 2008, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. This conference will examine issues related to municipal waste and waste management systems.“This informative conference will unite speakers with hands-on experience in the design and operation of integrated waste management systems,” said Adrianne ...

  • Waste management on Benidorm beaches

    The importance in ecological and tourist terms of the beaches of the towns on the Mediterranean coast has led the corresponding authorities to recommend the sustainable management of the same, thus ensuring good quality service while taking into consideration the protection of the natural environment. To this end, the proper tools integrating all aspects of the beach management need to be ...


  • Managing wastes works. Eliminating wastes is better

    Waste management policy in the EU is successfully reducing the proportion of waste that is sent to landfill and cutting greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions caused by inefficient waste management, according to a new study. However, the study also supports greater efforts channelled into waste prevention. EU waste management policy has developed substantially since 1990 and, as a result, recycling and ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • China: solid and hazardous waste management

    Solid waste management, including hazardous waste and electronics waste treatment, has become a key environmental priority in China. The lack of adequate waste treatment facilities and decades of poor management practices, particularly with respect to hazardous wastes, have combined to create a serious threat not only to the environment but also to public health. China’s solid waste can be ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • ABB helps revolutionize waste management

    Designed and engineered by Australian company AnaeCo, the first installation of this patented technology known as DiCOM® is currently under construction at a municipal waste transfer station* in Perth, Australia’s fourth largest city. DiCOM is an automated bioconversion process that converts municipal waste into high quality compost which would otherwise be incinerated or transported to a ...


    By ABB

  • Increasing standards for Healthcare Waste Management

    The healthcare sector is heavily governed by industry regulations and clinical waste management has become an area that requires specialist expertise from trusted and knowledgeable suppliers to enable them to meet stringent compliance requirements. In July this year, the government published regulations that outlined changes to the way health and care services are ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Waste Management announces university partnerships

    Waste Management today announced partnerships with Queen"s University, Loyalist College and University of Waterloo to promote environmental educational programs at its existing Richmond landfill facility. "We are very pleased to be working with these leading post secondary institutions to develop environmental education programs that benefit students and their schools as well as help this region ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • New film on waste management in Greenland

    Dealing with large quantities of unwanted (and sometimes toxic) waste is often difficult – but it becomes even more complicated when people live in isolated communities, in extreme environments hundreds of kilometres from the nearest treatment plant. This is the subject of a new film considering waste management in Greenland, entitled ‘Mission Greenland – for a cleaner ...

  • 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 ...

  • Systematic waste management systems lacking in Poland, says EU

    Today, 97% of municipal waste in Poland is stored in landfills without any pre-sorting. Although EU legislation is now in force in Poland, this is still the most popular means of waste disposal. Systematic approaches to waste management are lacking, and there are not enough waste recovery and recycling plants. At present, the issues of standards of conduct and means of providing services are ...


  • EU’s waste system criticised for excessive waste

    The European Court of Auditors has issued a damning report on the effectiveness of EU investment in waste management infrastructure. €10.8bn has been spent on structural funding since 2000 with ‘limited’ effectiveness being claimed by the report. The report blames poor implementation of supporting measures, stating that reliable measurement of progress was hampered by poor data. ...

  • Eco Waste Solutions to supply waste management equipment for Mt Milligan

    Eco Waste Solutions is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the contract to design, build and supply their Eco Model waste system complete with building enclosure, for the Mt. Milligan Copper-Gold Project, in northern BC. Eco Waste Solutions was selected by the BCMJV (British Columbia Mining Joint Venture) – a Fluor-AMEC joint venture, the EPCM for this mining project. This purchase ...


    By Eco Waste Solutions

  • Waste Management to open Toronto`s most advanced facility for waste materials

    Waste Management (WM) has announced that it will establish the most technologically advanced facility in Toronto dedicated to processing waste materials from building construction and demolition (C&D) sites. Scheduled to be in operation this Fall, the plant, which was acquired in late 2011, will undergo extensive upgrades. The total investment is expected to be $16 million, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Tony Baker of GPT Waste becomes accepted as Chartered Waste Manager by The CIWM

    We are pleased to announce that Tony Baker – Compliance Manager, has been accepted as a Full Member of The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM) following an application process and Professional Interview held in Manchester on the 2nd July. He is now recognised as a Chartered Waste Manager (MCIWM) by the Chartered Institution of ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Environmental performance of construction and demolition waste management

    The EU Waste Framework Directive1 aims to recycle or recover materially 70% of non-hazardous construction and demolition waste by 2020. This study evaluated the performance of the Finnish waste management system against this target. The results showed that the system generates environmental benefits and is profitable, but has not reached the 70% target. The researchers suggest ways the tar Europe ...


    By European Commission

  • Waste management first In Ottawa - natural gas waste collection vehicles

    Residents of Ottawa can look forward to a cleaner and quieter city when Waste Management (NYSE:WM) introduces 25 new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuelled trucks to collect waste and recycling in 2012. The purchase is the result of being awarded a collection district ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Waste Management to Help Customers Achieve UL Environment’s Zero Waste Validation

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) today announced it is helping customers validate their zero waste initiatives by employing an offering by UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories). “While there are vague and often conflicting definitions of Zero Waste circulating in the industry, it is a designation many businesses, communities and schools across North America ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

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