Waste Management News

  • Harden Medical Waste Processing Technology

    Medical waste is kind of hazardous waste in the city for its infectiousness which might be harmful to the environment and people’s health. Generally there are some various ways for medical waste processing, like sanitary landfill, incineration by pyralysis, autoclave sterilization, chemical disinfection, microwave sterilization, thermal decomposition, and plasma process, ect. ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Congress examines farm regulations and impacts to private wells

    The House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment examined draft legislation that would modify the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) to shield agricultural operators from potential citizen lawsuits over contaminated water. Even though contaminated groundwater resources are regulated under the Safe Drinking Water Act, under current law, lawsuits may be brought by ...

  • New Oil Spill Response Partnership in Uganda

    New partnership between DESMI and waste management firm Epsilon Ltd. ready to reduce potential devastating oil spillage in Uganda.  The partnership was officially launched in October at the residence of the Danish Ambassador in Uganda, Mogens Pedersen with participation of representatives from both the private and public sector of Uganda. At the event, The Danish ambassador ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • AQUATECH 2017 – The World’s Leading Fair for Process, Drinking & Waste Water

    Another Aquatech has been and gone, and what a show this one was!  Thank you to those who visited the atg UV Technology stand, the team thoroughly enjoyed talking through a wide range of water treatment challenges. The Biennial event is widely known as the world’s leading stage for process, drinking and waste water, and once again it upheld its reputation providing 4 full days of ...


    By atg UV Technology

  • Harden Industrial Hazardous Waste Processing Technology

    Generally solid waste includes municipal waste, industrial solid waste and hazardous waste, and the industrial hazardous wastes in this article refers to hazardous products which are produced or discharged during the production or processing of industrial plant and mining enterprises. It is classified as "National Hazardous Waste List" or recognized as hazardous solid waste. The most common ...


    By Harden Industries Ltd.

  • Circular Economy specialist Axion marks its 15th anniversary

    Axion, one of the UK’s leading circular economy specialists, marked its 15th anniversary in October 2017 with a series of celebratory events for its 92-strong workforce across its three Manchester sites. Since its formation in 2002, Axion has grown into a highly-respected resource recovery consulting and plastics recycling business, delivering major projects in high-interest areas of the ...

  • Data centre equipment specialist opts to bale with Riverside

    Techbuyer – a global leader in the purchase, refurbishment and sale of IT equipment – has recently invested in a waste baler from Riverside Waste Machinery, in an effort to continually reduce the amount of waste material it sends to landfill. The RWM500 mill size machine supplied by the Boroughbridge-based provider is now being used to bale cardboard, which is then recycled. Tom Reid, ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • Online Community of Experts helps tackle food waste in Europe

    A new digital network has been launched to encourage collaboration and bring together expertise from across Europe and beyond in a focussed response to the global issue of food waste. The Community of Experts (CoE) aims to help drive action at every level of the supply chain by empowering individuals, organisations and nations through the sharing of skills, knowledge and resources needed to act ...

  • Specialist recycler aims to ‘plug’ market gap

    UK Plug Recycling – a young venture which aims to further prevent the amount of electrical waste being landfilled – is one step closer to achieving its vision. The Hampshire headquartered organisation has installed an UNTHA RS40 hard drive shredder to tackle plugs, sockets, small pieces of WEEE and other secure product destruction. Capable of processing these ‘wastes’ down ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • New Smart In-Bin Compaction Solution

    Compact General Waste In 240 L Bins In Our New Waste Compactor Flex 4240! Smart Design – Easily Extendable The new model, 4240, is an in-bin waste compactor for standard two-wheeled 240 L bins. It is a robust and stable machine that, thanks to its compact design, takes up little floor space. The 4240 is safe and convenient to use and a good finish in combination with easy ...


    By Orwak AB

  • WesTech Engineering, Inc. and Microvi Biotech, Inc. Sign Exclusive Alliance Agreement

    WesTech Engineering, Inc. (WesTech) has signed an exclusive alliance agreement with Microvi Biotech, Inc. (Microvi) to promote Microvi’s innovative biological technologies for the water and wastewater industries. The agreement gives exclusivity to WesTech to promote Microvi’s ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • WesTech Engineering, Inc. and Microvi Biotech, Inc. Sign Exclusive Alliance Agreement

    Westech Engineering, Inc. (WesTech) has signed an exclusive alliance agreement with Microvi Biotech, Inc. (Microvi) to promote Microvi’s innovative biological technologies for the water and wastewater industries. The agreement gives exclusivity to WesTech to promote Microvi’s technologies in the U.S. and Canada, ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • Recofloor vinyl flooring recyclers win Red Letter Days prizes

    Recofloor has named the three winners of its annual Summer Promotion, which was held throughout August to encourage more flooring companies to recycle their waste vinyl flooring through Altro and Polyflor’s scheme. The draw was streamed live on Facebook at the beginning of September. Congratulations to MacGregor Flooring Company Ltd, Hamilton; Branagan Flooring Services, Manchester ...

  • Protective Packaging Corporation to Donate 15,000 Moisture Barrier Bags for Hurricane Relief Efforts

    Protective Packaging is donating 15,000 moisture barrier bags for Hurricane Harvey and Irma relief efforts. These bags are military-grade, moisture barrier bags designed to protect contents from harsh conditions, including being submerged in water.  Certified to MIL-DTL-117 specifications, these bags provide critical ...

  • PennWell’s Sales Academy Wins a 2017 Connectiv Innovation Award

    PennWell Corporation announced today their win of a 2017 Connectiv Innovation Award in the Retooling the Business Model category for their Sales Academy training program. One of 17 winners, PennWell will compete for the People’s Choice Award at the Innovation Festival to be held on September 28, 2017 in New York City. At the live event, each of the winners will have three minutes to present ...


    By PennWell Corporation

  • RWM Expo 2017 in the NEC

    The Recycling and Waste Management Expo is taking place from 12th-14th of September 2017 at the NEC in Birmingham. The Expo, that is on for the duration of 3 days, will attract around 11,000 visitors from the Recycling, Waste and Energy sectors, with 81% of these delegates being key decision makers in their organisations. These statistics ...


    By Crowberry Energy

  • UL Environment Selected to Study Feasibility of Plastics Supply and Value Chain in a Circular Economy to Support EU Horizon 2020 Project

    UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), a global safety science leader, announced today that it is joining a team led by the Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration (IZM), to support a Horizon 2020 circular economy project in the European Union. The EU Post-Consumer High-Tech Recycled Polymers for a Circular Economy (“PolyCE”) project is a ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • China Everbright secures 18th waste-to-energy contract in Shandong province

    Hong-Kong based China Everbright International has secured another contract for a waste-to-energy project in Shandong province, China. This is the company’s 18th waste-to-energy project in Shandong province. The company said that the Qihe project will be developed and ...

  • Collaboration with Ecotec Solution fuels Italian expansion for UNTHA

    Industrial shredder manufacturer UNTHA has witnessed significant growth in Italy following a collaboration with one of the country’s leading environmental technology specialists, Ecotec Solution. The experienced waste processing firm supplies systems that turn clients’ residual materials into valuable resources. And in the last 12 ...


    By UNTHA Shredding Technology

  • TOMRA: Successful Bid for Network Operator Role in the New South Wales Container Deposit Scheme

    The New South Wales (NSW) Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton has today, 29.07.2017, announced that TOMRA’s joint venture with Cleanaway (“TOMRA-Cleanaway”) has been appointed as the Network Operator for the State’s Container Deposit Scheme starting in December 2017. The Container Deposit Scheme will be a vital contribution to NSW’s litter volume reduction target of ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

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