Waste Diversion News

  • Ontario moving ahead with digital hazwaste reporting

    By the fall of 2020, Ontario’s Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks hopes to release drafts of new and amended regulations setting up a digital reporting system for the storage, movement and disposal of hazardous waste. The system will be managed by the Resource Productivity & Recovery Authority, the organization charged with managing Ontario’s waste diversion ...

  • The problem with food waste and what’s being done to keep it out of landfills

    Food waste in the United States is a growing problem as Feeding America estimates 70 million pounds of food is wasted each year. Currently, more food reaches landfills and incinerators than any other material in municipal solid waste. States like California are trying to fight this issue by mandating food waste diversion programs. The state is providing tax exemptions for businesses purchasing ...


    By Sebright Products, Inc.

  • SCS Engineers Develops 20-Year Solid Waste Management Plan for New Braunfels

    The City Council approved a comprehensive solid waste management plan (CSWMP), developed by SCS Engineers on Monday, July 8, 2019. The plan addresses the City’s solid waste needs over a 20-year planning period, due much in part to rapid population growth in the City.  The Plan developed by SCS in conjunction with City staff addresses the capacities at existing waste management ...


    By SCS Engineers

  • Inciner8 receives back-to-back accolades for exporting excellence

    Southport-based waste management specialist, Inciner8, is celebrating after receiving two top accolades last week, as it was named International Business of the Year by the Echo Regional Business Awards and received a Highly Commended distinction at Insider Media’s Made in the UK Awards national final. A manufacturer of market-leading clean air incinerators, Inciner8 was recognised by the ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Inciner8 receives back-to-back accolades for exporting excellence

    Southport-based waste management specialist, Inciner8, is celebrating after receiving two top accolades last week, as it was named International Business of the Year by the Echo Regional Business Awards and received a Highly Commended distinction at Insider Media’s Made in the UK Awards national final. ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Axion Polymers wins a National Recycling Award

    Axion Polymers has won a 2019 National Recycling Award in the ‘Team of the Year – Commercial’ category for its circular approach to serving clients’ needs for recycled polymers. The Manchester-based plastics recycler’s knowledgeable team was praised by the National Recycling Awards judges for collaboration in developing bespoke recycled polymers to suit ...


    By Axion Group

  • Advetec sets hotel on the route to Zero Waste

    Exothermic Reactors are a fuss-free, compact and flexible technology with clear environmental and cost benefits for small businesses with diverse waste profiles. Richard Goff of Advetec reports on how one of his company’s systems is making a real difference to one West Country hotel. ‘Zero Waste to Landfill’ is a common boast (or aspiration) nowadays, mostly commonly from large ...


    By Advetec Holdings Ltd

  • Tunisian Ambassadors Expedition to Addfield Not Every Visitor to Addfield Comes to Buy an Incinerator

    As active members of the Department for International Trade ‘Exporting is Great’ initiative, being Exporting Champions part of the Midlands Engine we are more than happy to take part in events to promote Staffordshire and the Midlands region as a manufacturing hub. ...

  • Carpet Recycling UK Conference: Design for Recycling and the Circular Economy

    Catch all the action at Carpet Recycling UK’s 2019 Annual Conference and Awards Event which opens at Edgbaston Cricket Stadium, Birmingham on Thursday July 18th. Taking the theme of ‘Design for Recycling and the Circular Economy’, this year’s event will cover innovations in carpet reuse and recycling techniques, as well as new developments in circular carpet design.   ...


    By Axion Group

  • Inciner8 recognised for exporting excellence at manufacturing awards

    Southport-based waste management specialist, Inciner8, has been crowned the North West’s best exporter for 2019. The Insider Made in the North West Awards saw manufacturers come together to celebrate the region’s best. Inciner8 picked up ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Will A Small Scale Tyre Recycling Plant Work With Your Company?

    Exactly what are the capacities for these particular tire recycling plants? Maybe you're not quite certain your investment in a makes sense. The amount of tires come through your facility and acquire discarded? You definitely don't would like them which makes it on the landfill, so you might have looked at buying a small scale ...

  • Inciner8 recognised in triple business award nomination

    Southport-based waste management specialist, Inciner8, is celebrating a triple nomination after being shortlisted for an Echo Regional Business Award, and receiving a double nomination at Insider Media’s Made in the North West Awards.The manufacturer of ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Carpet Recycling UK explores carpet waste at edie Live 2019

    Over the last decade, Carpet Recycling UK has been at the forefront of finding new uses for waste carpet and diverting one million tonnes of this bulky material from landfill. Scheme Manager Adnan Zeb-Khan will reveal the on-going challenges and secrets of their success at edie Live 2019. Formed in 2008 when landfill diversion of waste carpet was just 2%, the not-for-profit organisation achieved ...


    By Axion Group

  • Management changes at S Norton & Co and Axion Recycling

    The Board of Directors at S Norton & Co Ltd, one of the UK’s prominent metal recyclers, has announced, with a ‘mix of sadness and gratitude’, the resignation of Roger Morton as Managing Director of both S Norton and Axion Recycling. Roger will leave his full-time employment with both companies on February 28th 2019. However, he will continue in a consultancy role, acting for ...


    By Axion Group

  • Carpet Recycling UK: landfill diversion of carpet waste rises

    The volume of carpet waste diverted from landfill in the UK has shown a modest increase with 175,252 tonnes reused, recycled or recovered for energy in 2018, according to Carpet Recycling UK. This represents a diversion rate of 44% - up from 42% and an increase of 7,252 tonnes on 2017, the not for profit membership association reports. Around 400,000 tonnes of waste carpet arise each year in the ...


    By Axion Group

  • Member Spotlight: Jennifer Paonessa, Senior Account Executive at Georgia Tech IMG Sports Marketing

    Jennifer Paonessa, Senior Account Executive with Georgia Tech IMG Sports Marketing, recently shared how she was able to merge her passion for marketing with her passion for sustainability through her work with Georgia Tech’s athletics program and the introduction of the “Swarm for Sustainability Day” to educate students and the community on the importance of advancing ...

  • Carpet Recycling UK Director Laurance Bird retires

    Carpet Recycling UK has announced that their Founder and Director Laurance Bird will retire from his day to day involvement with the not-for-profit membership organisation at the end of 2018. Laurance has spearheaded CRUK’s activities since the industry body was founded in 2008 to increase the recycling of carpet waste across the UK. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, CRUK has ...


    By Axion Group

  • The Incredible G250 High Capacity Incinerator

    Over the past 35 years we have developed a comprehensive range of incinerators, suitable for every kind of waste and able to handle all of our customers industry needs. Boasting a range of machines starting with the ultra-compact AES100 all the way to the rather impressive Rapid 1000. However sometimes these machines just aren’t enough for our customers unique requirements and this is where ...

  • Addfield Receives Highly Prestigious ‘Board of Trade’ Award

    Achieving further recognition for continuing international success on Thursday the 6th September, Managing Director Steve Lloyd joined a select number of innovative UK companies at the Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry to receive their latest business award. Presented by the Secretary of State for International Trade Dr Liam Fox MP after having been awarded the respected Department for ...

  • Addfield receive highly prestigious ‘Board of Trade’ award.

    Achieving further recognition for continuing international success on Thursday the 6th September, Managing Director Steve Lloyd joined a select number of innovative UK companies at the Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry to receive their latest business award. Presented by the Secretary of State for International Trade Dr Liam Fox MP after having been awarded the respected Department for ...

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