Waste Destruction News

  • Eco Waste Solutions has acquired the Enercon Waste to Energy Technology

    Eco Waste Solutions (EWS) is pleased to announce the 4th generation Enercon waste-to-energy (WTE) technology with new innovations for improved efficiency and operational reliability. Enercon Systems’ time-tested WTE technology has proven to be practical, reliable, and cost-effective for more than 30 years. This technology is the ideal choice for small- to medium-sized communities as it can ...


    By Eco Waste Solutions

  • Environmental Technology Disposer Day at HSM on Lake Constance

    The South German manufacturer of office and environmental technology, HSM GmbH + Co. KG, extended an invitation to a disposer day at its plants in Frickingen and Salem on 18 March 2016. Round about 100 guests from all over Germany, Poland, France, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Spain, Finland and Cyprus travelled to Lake Constance and had an informative day. Managing Director and company founder ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • X-MET8000 Expert for rapid, on-site material verification at SPP Pumps Limited, Coleford, UK

    SPP Pumps company background SPP was founded in 1875 by a British engineer after he bought the patent rights of the Pulsometer Pump from the American Thomas Hall. For more than 100 years SPP Pumps has been a leading manufacturer of centrifugal pumps and associated systems, providing high integrity services for diverse industries such as oil and gas production, airports, hotels, water and ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • New Innovative Mobile Technology for the Safe and Environmentally Responsible Destruction of Chemical Weapons

    A UK based company is developing a transportable plasma arc system for the destruction of hazardous and harmful chemical weapons Tetronics International, headquartered in Swindon, has been awarded a contract by government agency the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to develop its technology after a successful concept study phase.  A number of countries have or had chemical ...

  • New Hampshire Organizations and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements

    Five winners in New Hampshire were recognized today at EPA’s 2015 Environmental Merit Awards ceremony. The environmental leaders were among 27 recipients across New England honored for helping to improve New England’s environment. Each year EPA New England recognizes individuals and groups in the six New England states who have worked to protect or improve the region’s ...

  • 2014 marks 14 year Anniversary of Egegik sBOS

    Proven durability of WTEC’s clean waste destruction systems This year marks the 14th consecutive successful year of operations of the sBOS system at Egegik Alaska. “Its testament to the depth of quality of the team and our technology platform that 14 years of operations have passed with ease at Egegik”, commented WTEC COO Alistair Haughton, “Given the sensitive ...

  • Black Sea in Pollution Crisis: Georgian Communities Take Action

    Following decades of pollutants entering its waters, the Black Sea is now facing an environmental crisis of extreme proportions, and is considered one of the most environmentally degraded regional seas in the world. Every year, about 350 cubic km of river water pours into the Black Sea, which has resulted in soaring pollution levels, threatening marine habitats and livelihoods. Areas along ...

  • How Particle Accelerators Work

    Whether it’s medical or scientific research, consumer product development or national security, particle accelerators touch nearly every part of our daily lives. Since the early days of the cathode ray tube in the 1890s, particle accelerators have made important contributions to scientific and technological innovation. Today, there are more than 30,000 particle accelerators in operation ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Safety Pays, Falls Cost: Turner Construction Co. hosts OSHA Fall Safety Stand-Down event, June 3

    Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry, and they accounted for 12 percent of all occupational injuries in 2012. In an effort to prevent these injuries and fatalities through education and outreach, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration launches the 2014 Fall Safety Stand-Down, which will be held from June 2-6. An ...

  • Nanostructures to facilitate the process to eliminate organic contaminants in water

    In her PhD thesis, Silvia Larumbe-Abuin has developed nanostructures that assist in the process to decontaminate water. The nanostructures (particles of a microscopic size of between 1 and 100 nanometres) are coated in titanium oxide to which nitrogen has been added. This allows sunlight, rather than ultraviolet radiation, to trigger the process involving the chemical reaction and destruction of ...

  • WMT Again Extends Expiry Date for Transaction with Jereh International Investment (Group) Company Limited

    Calgary, Alberta - January 31, 2014 - West Mountain Capital Corp. (the "Company* or "West Mountain") announces that it has executed a second amendment {"Amendment No.2") to the binding heads of agreement {"Heads of Agreement") with Jereh Energy Services Corporation ("Jereh") of Yantai, China that extends the expiry date of the Heads of Agreement to 12:00 pm Newfoundland Standard Time on February ...

  • Birmingham, AL – ATR site now open to public

    Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR), a nationwide R2 certified electronics recycling company, is pleased to announce their Birmingham, AL location is now open and fully operational for businesses and residents looking for secure electronics recycling and asset recovery options. “The overall reception we have received from residents, businesses and community leaders during our opening ...

  • Online traffic rockets as UNTHA UK celebrates website anniversary

    Leading waste shredder provider UNTHA UK is dispelling any concerns that demand for recycling and waste management technologies is stagnant in the UK. Statistics from the first 12 months of the company’s online activity have been analysed, and the level of traffic is not only strong, it is continuing to grow. The UNTHA UK website was launched on 31 August 2012, in anticipation for last ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Covanta Tulsa wins 2013 SWANA Excellence Award

    Covanta Tulsa Renewable Energy LLC, (Covanta Tulsa), a subsidiary of Covanta Energy Corporation (NYSE: CVA) a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy, today announced that it is the recipient of a 2013 Excellence Award in the Waste-to-Energy category from the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA). Covanta Tulsa was presented with the Bronze Award at ...


  • Covanta Tulsa Energy-from-waste facility ensures safe destruction of unwanted prescription meds

    Covanta Tulsa Renewable Energy recently partnered with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) of Arkansas and Texas to safely destroy over 44,000 pounds of unwanted medications collected during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The collected drugs are combusted at high temperatures and converted into clean, renewable energy at no charge through Covanta’s Rx4Safety program. When ...


  • Securis Announces Franchise Territories for E-Waste Recycling and Data Destruction Services

    Securis, Inc., a leader in electronics recycling and data destruction services, announced today that it is offering franchise opportunities in multiple new markets throughout the mid-Atlantic region. The company’s franchising strategy is part of Securis’ national expansion to serve the growing demand for electronics recycling and data destruction services, a market that is between $6 billion to ...


  • Technology recycling giant ATR releases update on one mil challenge, upcoming events

    Less than one month ago Advanced Technology Recycling, a nationwide R2 and ISO 14001 certified and ITAR registered electronics recycling company, challenged the nation to join collaborative efforts in order to divert 1 million pounds of e-waste from the landfills for Earth Day. While the numbers continue to pour in, with current weights coming in at more than 750,000 pounds collected in a mere ...

  • Three free public electronics recycling events this weekend in IL

    Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR ), an R2, ISO 14001 certified company operating five sites nationwide, is providing the public with three opportunities to recycle electronics this weekend. On Saturday, May 4th, ATR will be in three Illinois cities in order to promote electronics recycling. AT Recycle will be in Arthur, IL, Pekin, IL and Lincoln, IL. Accepted items for recycling generally ...

  • Proclamation of the one Mil Lb challenge in Bexar County, TX

    Congratulation Jay Cox – Business Development Manager of Advanced Technology Recycling (San Antonio) on your receipt from Tommy Adkisson, County Commissioner, Precinct 4 in Bexar County, Texas. Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR, or AT Recycle) is an R2 and ISO 14001 certified nationwide electronics recycling company with five sites nationwide, including three sites in Illinois (Pontiac, ...

  • Corporate Recycling & Waste Conference unveils new organizing partner, seeks speakers

    A Greener Solution LLC has joined with Waste & Recycling News to organize the third annual Corporate Recycling & Waste Conference, the industry's focal point for shaping the future of tactical sustainability and corporate recycling programs. The Corporate Recycling & Waste Conference is a three-day event for senior executives involved in the development, innovation and implementation ...


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