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  • Airbus taking off with composites recycling roadmap

    United States: Aircraft manufacturer Airbus has set up a advisory board to establish strategic objectives and a 'roadmap' for recycling and reusing composite materials. The company says various research and technology projects for recycling carbon-fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) composites are either underway or planned at Airbus sites in partnership with external organisations. ...

  • CDE Ireland case studies available in many langauges

    As we expand our coverage throughout the world we are very pleased to announce the addition of a number of case studies to the downloads section of our web site in a number of languages - www.cdeglobal.com/downloads.html. Over the last number of years we have focused on the development of our business in many markets throughout Europe in ...


    By CDEnviro

  • One of Europe`s Largest Independent Waste Management Companies Chooses AppliTek Analyzers

    AppliTek has been awarded an important project for a waste water monitoring system from one of Europe’s largest independent waste management companies, mainly active in the UK, France, Belgium and the Netherlands. In each of these countries, the group is a major player in the waste management industry. The Group is also a large generator of electricity from land-fill gases and produces ...


    By AppliTek NV

  • Publishers praised for hitting recycling target five years early

    The Government has praised magazine publishers for their recycling achievements. Results from the representative body for magazine publishers the Periodical Publisher’s Association, showed that almost 72 per cent of magazines read by consumers were recycled in 2008. This means that the recycling target for magazine publishing has been met five years before its 2013 target. ...

  • Positive Customer Experiences in Moisture Control

    Moisture control in the manufacturing process can determine the quality of the final product. MoistTech’s state of the art equipment and superior customer service outshines the competition in providing the diamond standard in process and quality control. 40+ years of moisture control experience gives us the ability to provide expertise across many industries including Food, Minerals, Paper ...


    By MoistTech Corporation

  • Unilever to create Green Energy at Ice Cream Factory

    In the bio-digestion process, waste products that are released during the production of ice cream are converted into energy. The bio-digester from Paques will cover 40% of the ice cream factory’s green energy requirements. In addition, building the bio-digester fits in perfectly with the further implementation of Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan aimed at reducing ...


    By Paques Technology B.V.

  • EU member states should stabilize waste production by 2012

    Waste production should be stabilized by 2012, said the Environment Committee in a second reading report, adopted this week, on a proposal to revise the EU framework directive on waste. The committee voted to reinstate most of Parliament's first reading amendments that were not taken up by the Council, and reiterated Parliament's call for re-use and recycling targets. Over 1.8 billion tonnes of ...


    By European Parliament

  • Upcoming EC Event Will Focus On Bioeconomy And Biobased Products

    Don't miss the upcoming European Commission (EC) Knowledge Exchange Platform (KEP) workshop "From bio-waste to bio-based products: the potential for regional innovation development." This Brussels-based session of the KEP Bioeconomy Showcasing Event will present the EC's ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Lifetronic Scores First by Going Green

    (3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) December 1, 2010 - Innovation has always been a philosophy at Lifetronics Medical Inc., so it’s no surprise that the company has recently been awarded gold certification for its green practices by the Green Business League. It is the first medical distribution company in North America to do so. ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Sulzer publishes its sustainability report 2009

    The Swiss multinational engineering company Sulzer has released its Sustainability Report 2009 at http://ethicalperformance.com/reports/links/sulzer-sustainability The report, which has received the application level A+ of the Global Reporting Initiative, documents how the company is aiming to continuously improve its sustainability performance. Among achievements highlighted in the document are ...

  • China : Revised Law on Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Wastes

    The new Chinese waste law is modern and comprehensive and it covers industrial waste as well as waste from households, imports as well as exports. This new waste law will make great change within China.  Of particular interest to BIR Members are:  Article 15 on standards prescribed by the state on solid waste and products; Article ...

  • Scotland`s waste conference

    This week the two day Scottish Waste and Resources Conference 2008 started in Glasgow. In his keynote address to delegates Cabinet Minister Richard Lochhead will announce the Scottish Environment Protection Agency’s (SEPA) latest recycling and composting figures. The most recent recycling and composting figures show an increase reaching 31.7% for the rolling year from April 07 to March 08 ...

  • SpillFix - Less product, less waste

    With SpillFix the savings start immediately! by ShannonLattin. Explore more ...

  • Better waste regulation action programme published

    The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has published its Better Waste Regulation Action Programme. The Programme follows the joint consultation paper, ‘Better Waste Regulation’, published in March 2007 with the Scottish Government. Responses to the Consultation resulted in strong collaboration between the Scottish Government, SEPA, and the business sector on specific actions to ...

  • Geminor as won a new tender for Household waste from IRIS production as

    Geminor AS was awarded a new contract for transport and energy recovery of 10 000 t household waste from IRIS Production AS from 1. Jan 2015. The duration of the contract is 4 ...


    By GemiNor AS

  • H2O GmbH presents on the IE expo China effective and reliable solutions

    Protection of precious water resources H2O GmbH will demonstrate effective solutions to the sustainability of industrial wastewater treatment in the IE expo China (China IFAT) on Shanghai / Steinen. New laws and regulations are very focused on the sustainable development of China's industrial production. Therefore, China's largest environmental technology fair this year, May 6 to 8 ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • Forrec`s experience at the Waste Tech 2019 in Moscow

    The Waste Tech fair is the main international business platform in Russia in the sectors of waste management, recycling, renewable energy, air, water and improvement of the territories. The event was held at the Crocus Expo in Moscow from 4th to 6th of June. The increase in waste production levels, the general need to modernize the ...


    By Forrec srl

  • `Oranges` can clean up and recover phosphorus

    Phosphorus is a common industrial pollutant in water, as detailed in a European Commission report to Parliament in 2004. A new technique for removing phosphorus from industrial wastewater uses waste products from orange juice production and allows the phosphorus to be re-used. It may help industries comply with the Water Framework and Urban Wastewater Directives3, as well as relieving pressure on ...

  • Polymer manufacturing turns to Rotork for improved control valve performance

    The introduction of Rotork CVA all-electric control valve actuation technology has improved the efficiency of the production process for a leading polymer manufacturing company in Australia. Era Polymers is a world-class manufacturer of polyurethane systems, producing a diverse range of cast elastomer prepolymers including spray polyurethane and polyureas, rigid and flexible foam systems, ...


    By Rotork plc

  • UNTHA Recycling Days

    True to the motto "Reliable shredding technology – be part of it", we would like to invite you to join us at the First UNTHA Recycling Days in Kuchl near Salzburg on May 25th and 26th, 2011. Separation, classifying and recycling of waste has been part of everyday life for years. Shredding technology often is the core element in partly ...

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