Waste Containers News

  • New FleetMind White Paper Examines Internet of Things (IoT) for Smarter Waste Collection Services

    FleetMind Solutions today published an industry white paper entitled: “THE INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT): Making Waste Collection Part of a Smarter Future”. This white paper looks at how waste management organizations are increasingly deploying IoT systems to monitor waste, vehicles, drivers and customers for smarter and more sustainable operations. “IoT is all about connecting and ...


    By FleetMind Solutions, Inc

  • Site Safety - January 2017 Safety Meeting

    Did you know that good housekeeping pertains to areas other than your living quarters? Do you know why there are windsocks on construction sites? Site Safety, the January 2017 safety meeting topic, includes vital information regarding hazards controls, emergency preparedness, and good housekeeping. Remember, you are responsible for your safety. Be sure and stay up to date and read through each ...


    By PEC Safety

  • Aco Recycling Introduces new solutions for Smart Waste Management by IoT Tech: Aco Smart Wastee

    Aco Smart Wastee is a low cost wireless sensor device conceived to be installed in waste containers and monitor their fill level and status. It enables an optimization in the route planning for waste collection and an improved container management thus providing an important cost reduction of the exploitation. Aco Smart Wastee has an optimized design presenting a HDP (high density polyethylene) ...


    By Aco Recycling

  • Choosing a Stainless Steel Fabricator

    Stainless steel can be applied to many fields of work, which is why you see it quite frequently. There are many advantages when choosing stainless steel. A primary reason that people choose stainless is the fact that it contains at least 10.5% chromium, making it corrosion resistant. At the point when presented to air, a film of chromium oxide forms over the surface. This film is latent and ...

  • Tracking the UK`s carbon from soil to sea

    This January scientists from a range of disciplines will come together to undertake the first ever coordinated sampling of the major rivers in Great Britain to look for soil derived organic carbon. This carbon is a large element of our 'natural capital' - in fact it is so large that restoring some damaged elements of it, such as upland peat bogs, could cost up to £570 million over the next ...

  • Continuous Toxicity Monitoring of Waste Water

    Toxicity is the most common disturbance to biological treatment processes – especially for nitrification. The continuous toxicity ...


    By LAR Process Analysers AG

  • Improving asset availability to reduce coal handling costs

    Coal is an important global resource and likely to remain so for many years to come. It is a crucial element in the energy mix and vital in the manufacture of a great many other products. But now more than ever, the pressure is on to reduce transportation costs by improving the efficiency of coal handling operations. Coal represents a significant proportion of all dry bulk, and handling and ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Roll off Trailers for Sale-In Stock BENLEE- Manufacturer-Dealer

    Roll off trailers are in stock at BENLEE.  We are the #1 Manufacturer of roll off trailers in the U.S., so we sell trailers for California, Texas, Chicago, Atlanta, Florida and more!  Our trailers are built with the safest designs possible and with the highest possible up-time.  If you grease them as needed, the spare parts you ever need are almost slim and none, so we sell direct ...


    By Benlee, Inc.

  • The Future of Recycling: A Total Supply Chain Approach!

    As part of America Recycles Day, we have a new guest blog post from Ronald L. Whaley on the future of recycling. Ron is the CEO of Geo-Tech Polymers and chairman of SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association (SPI) Recycling Committee. For the last twenty years nothing much has changed in how plastics are recycled from an overall approach.  The majority of ...

  • SOTKON equipment with PAYT system is best-seller in Croatia

    Croatia is one of the markets where SOTKON brand products have been very well accepted, not only by the recognition of the simplicity and functionality in use, but also of the technology used in manufacturing and subsequently optimizing the operation to better serve the end they are intended for. In the picture, some of the Retro model waste intake bins in which the SOTKIS by SOTKON Access ...


    By Sotkon Waste Systems

  • PCB-Containing Caulk Hazards in Some New York Homes and Buildings

    Caulking compounds are found in virtually all homes, businesses, and schools throughout New York and the nation. However, according to research conducted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), “Caulk put in place between 1950 and 1979 may contain as much as 40 percent PCBs and can emit PCBs into the surrounding air. PCBs from caulk may also contaminate adjacent materials such ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • A total of six single-shaft shredders M600-1-400 on their way to Illinois

    These six shredding machines M600 have been packed last week and are now on their way to the USA. They are intended to be used there for shredding steel swarf.   The six machines will be operated for the volume reduction of the steel swarf. In addition, they will contribute to minimizing the risk of accident, because it will remove the need to press the swarf by hand ...

  • Tomra France celebrates 10 years of recycling solutions for the French market at Pollutec

    On the occasion of its 10th anniversary, TOMRA France will present its latest innovations in automation solutions for optimizing recycling performance at the Pollutec Show, from November 29 to December 2, 2016 at Lyon Eurexpo. TOMRA Sorting Recycling will feature proven solutions for sorting black polymers and black objects from packaging. Recycling targets set by the EU have become ...


    By TOMRA Sorting (TITECH)

  • ‘Algarve Clube Atlântico’ even more unique with SOTKON equipment

    It has already been installed in the complex and it is fully operational the second SOTKON ecological island for disposal of selective and undifferentiated waste. The famous stainless steel intake column model 510 and a container of 3m3 capacity were chosen for all units. The ‘Algarve Clube Atlântico’ is a luxury resort and one of the most sought after due to its ...


    By Sotkon Waste Systems

  • CH2M Supports Deepwater Container Terminal (DCT) Gdansk in Expanding Poland`s Sole Deep-sea Terminal

    Deepwater Container Terminal (DCT) Gdansk, maritime ports consultant CH2M and Belgian contractor BESIX celebrated the opening of Terminal 2 (T2), expanding Poland’s sole deep-sea terminal to become the largest container hub in the Baltic Sea. The new 650-meter-long and 17-meter-deep quay increases DCT’s annual handling capacity to up to 3 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • GTI to Exhibit at National Biogas Conference

    Geomembrane Technologies Inc. (GTI) will once again be exhibiting at BioCycle REFOR. We invite all attendees to stop by booth 308 to learn how our gas collection and storage solutions can help you tap into green, renewable energy. BioCycle REFOR will be held October 17-20, 2016, at the Caribe Royale Hotel in Orlando, Florida, USA; the ...

  • Maserati puts the squeeze on waste from car components

    Workflow improvements Italian Maserati is legendary for its cutting-edge engineering and production of exclusive, handcrafted cars – and activity is booming at the Modena factory where many cars are produced. That means a considerable amount of cardboard and bubble wrap packaging from car components needs to be removed from the areas around the production lines. ...


    By Bramidan Balers

  • E-waste Management in German

    E waste contains toxic substances and requires proper disposal. Since the start of use of domestic electrical appliances in private households in Germany, the country has been gradually developing its laws governing the management of e-waste. Development of E Waste Management in Germany Before 1972 Germany started to use domestic ...

  • Services around the safety valve: How to properly maintain and repair a safety valve

    The LESER Maintenance Handbook contains comprehensive information about the maintenance and service of a LESER safety valve. Detailed instructions for the assembly and disassembly, repair process as well as rework of critical parts of safety valves are shown here. Besides, read here what typical repair-mistakes are and how you can identify unauthorized ...


    By Leser GmbH & Co. KG

  • T-T are exhibiting at RWM Exhibition

    T-T are exhibiting at The Water Event  at RWM (Resource Waste Management) on 13th and 14th September at the NEC in Birmingham. The RWM exhibition is the UK’s number one event for resource efficiency and waste management solutions. The Water Event specifically promotes the efficient consumption, ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

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