waste production News

  • Is your company ready for the fourth industrial revolution?

    Digitisation technologies for industrial processes, defined by the “Industry 4.0” paradigm, are becoming a powerful agent for the principles of the circular economy. We will discuss this topic at Ecomondo  Note the following convention in your diary:  "Industry 4.0. to optimise the management and use of ...

  • AD overtakes landfill energy production

    The latest figures from the Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA) reveals that the UK’s 540 anaerobic digestion plants now generate more energy than landfill gas – and represent 2% of national gas production, the industry association has claimed. “AD-derived green gas is an important part of the UK’s energy mix as it performs two roles – it makes ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • New Sustainable Collaborative Focuses on Product and Packaging Innovation

    Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM), North America’s largest environmental solutions provider and leading residential recycler, and William McDonough, designer, author, and sustainability thought leader, today jointly announced the launch of a sustainable innovation collaborative to help foster and guide future product and packaging design innovation among industry-leading companies. The ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • SRF production with UNTHA shredders in Vietnam

    The plant will process solid footwear production waste from the country’s main shoe factory, to create a fossil fuel substitute that will power Holcim’s local cement kiln calciner. Following a global search for the best-fit technology for this complex facility, Holcim decided on a single-step SRF solution from Waste to Energy (WtE) shredding specialists UNTHA. The system comprises an ...

  • New products demonstrate SOTKON`s leadership in the Iberian market

    The increase in public investment in Portugal and France, the maturity of the operations in Turkey and the growth of the distribution network, among others, allowed SOTKON to achieve the best results ever in 2015, reaching a turnover of more than 30% compared to the previous year. In the year that celebrates 20 years of activity, SOTKON has maintained its strategic focus on the development and ...


    By Sotkon Waste Systems

  • Does RO Waste Water?

    If you use 20 gallons of water to hand wash your dishes after a meal, is that wasting water? If you have dirt on your hands and use water to rinse off the dirt, are you wasting water? Most would say, "no", but simply using water to wash off impurities.  So it goes with the  ...


    By ESP Water Products

  • Primozone part of 3 projects for removal of micro pollutants financed by the Swedish government

    The Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management, SwAM has awarded 10 million Swedish kronor to six different projects for purification of waste water from pharmaceutical residues. Primozone is involved in half of the projects The Swedish government is investing 10 million as a first step in a 4-year project to improve the purification of Swedish sewage treatment plants. Today's treatment ...


    By Primozone Production AB

  • Waste prevention through eco-innovation in production and consumption

    Eco-innovations which help prevent the production of waste are explored in a recent German study. It considers the drivers and barriers to the uptake of material efficiency measures in businesses, green procurement and product leasing schemes. The revised European Waste Framework Directive1 requires all EU Member States to establish waste prevention programmes by 12 December 2013, with the aim ...

  • PEL Repair & Maintenance Service for PEL manufactured products

    PEL Repair & Maintenance service for the entire PEL manufactured product range. PEL waste reduction equipment offer a range of maintenance and repair service packages to suit all our customer needs.  In addition to manufacturing your waste and recycling equipment for sale and supply, PEL can ensure your equipment is properly ...

  • SCFI Strengthens Offering with Air Products Partnership

    Irish firm SCFI has announced an alliance with Air Products to streamline its customer offering whilst further developing commercial opportunities for AquaCritox, its environmentally sustainable sludge and wet industrial waste destruction technology. The alliance supports end users of AquaCritox by combining all the components ...


    By SCFI Group Limited

  • SpillFix - Less product, less waste

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

  • Improve productivity and save money on waste and recycling services

    Improving productivity and efficiency on bin rounds could lead to cost savings for local authorities according to a new guidance document. Introducing a no side waste policy and reducing the number of vehicle passes per household are just two of the measures suggested in More for Less, guidance for local authorities on saving money in waste and recycling services, published by the Waste ...

  • Asbestos products and waste: new classification system developed

    Researchers have presented a comprehensive new classification manual of asbestos-containing products (ACP), materials (ACM) and waste (ACW) in a recent study. They also mapped suitable landfill sites for the proper disposal of ACW in Italy and developed guidance on assigning ACW to correct European Waste Catalogue (EWC) codes. The research will help operators engaged in asbestos waste disposal ...

  • 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

  • RainCatcher Exhibiting at RWM 2016 Event This September

    Come visit us at i2i’s RWM 2016 Exhibition, Europe’s premier event for resource efficiency and waste management — RainCatcher will be attending as part of the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) Export Connect programme. RWM is the only exhibition of its kind, covering all aspects of the waste hierarchy and ...

  • Product Highlight

    Most oilfield produced waters and other oily wastewaters have high fouling potential for optical sensors. High Cost Ultrasonic Cleaning systems only address the local optical path and not the entire sample system. The TurnerCIP (Clean In Place) addresses the entire sample system in the same way that CIP’s are used to clean heat exchangers and other oily systems in heavy industry worldwide. ...

  • Effluent abatement in the production of pasta filata cheeses

    GEA Filtration offers a simple and cost-effective solution for recovery of dairy solids from cooker/stretcher/mixer fluids generated during the production of pasta filata-style cheeses, such as mozzarella. Utilizing ceramic, cross-flow microfiltration (MF) technology, a substantial portion of otherwise lost dairy solids can be recovered as saleable food product and a corresponding reduction in ...


    By GEA Filtration

  • New Decontamination Product Approved for Use

    METIS Scientific has announced that its product DG Sure has been approved for use in some nuclear plants in the UK. DG Sure, was formulated specifically to adhere to the UK’s disposal regulatory requirements and therefore could be used at other facilities throughout the UK and EU. The product, is void of chelators and has low levels of halides and sulfides. The product has almost a year of ...


    By KT Chemicals, Inc.

  • A new product from Joraform - food conveyor 60L

    To simplify feeding the JK5100 with organic composting material, Joraform is happy to announce the newest member to our product family. The Food Conveyor 60 L  facilitates the handling for operations with large amounts of food waste such as schools, restaurants, hotels and industries. Safety and Handling The food conveyor lid is opened and the waste food is put in the ...


    By Joraform AB

  • Is there a best practice alternative fuel production process for the cement industry?

    With such a fragmented waste landscape across the globe, is it possible to create a best practice waste to energy process to feed alternative fuel to the cement industry? That was the question that international journal ‘World Cement’ put to Peter Streinik, UNTHA’s Head of Business Unit Waste, a few weeks ago... “If we were to provide an over-arching statement about the ...

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you