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    Waste management in Russia under reform

    Russia is undergoing a reorganization of its waste management system. The future emphasis will be on increasing recycling while still acknowledging the need for more authorized landfill capacity. This means that there is a growing market for waste separation methods as well as technology prolonging the lifecycle of landfills. A delegation of Russian waste management directors visited the ...


    By Tana Oy

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    Burmese waste management begins a new era with the TANA landfill compactor

    Wong Fong Myanmar recently signed a distributorship agreement with Tana Oy. Mr. Sunny Liu of Wong Fong Myanmar says that with this agreement they are hoping to be able to improve solid waste management in Myanmar (Burma). From left: Kari Kangas (Tana Oy), Mirja Yli-Erkkilä (Tana Oy), Sunny ...


    By Tana Oy

  • African Waste Management Exhibition and Conference 2019

    African Waste Management Exhibition and Conference in collaboration with the ARC Exhibits LLP India & Supported by Federal Ministry of Environment are organizing the much awaited African Waste Management Expo 2019, this event aimed at providing a single platform for potential buyers to meet a wide range of sellers within one roof. The view of the organizers of this event will be to provide ...


    By ARC EXHIBITS LLP

  • INCINER8 CHAIRMAN RECEIVES O.B.E.

    From everyone here at INCINER8, we want to say a huge congratulations to our chairman, Vincent Ferguson, who yesterday received his OBE from HRH Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace, in recognition for his services to export and manufacturing. Vince founded INCINER8 in 2004 after spotting a gap in the waste management market. He sold his first incinerator to a poultry farm in Australia and has ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • We go to the beach

    Every year between 8 and 12 million tons of waste sweep out to sea, especially plastic. Practically a full  truck of garbage per minute. The rubbish in the sea, travels a long way and then washes up on coastlines.  Over time it does not biodegrade harming wildlife and ecosystems. ...


    By MB Crusher

  • Recovinyl: 2017 PVC recycling figures continue to rise

    The collection and recycling of waste PVC throughout Europe, including the UK, reached a new high of 639,648 tonnes in 2017, according to latest industry figures. Recovinyl®, the PVC industry’s recycling scheme, was the largest contributor to this total and registered a total of 633,127 tonnes of recycled PVC waste in 2017. While this represented a 13% increase from 2016 with increased ...


    By Axion Group

  • System engineering: a customized process

    Since 2006 the mission of Symevad has been to implement an ambitious and coherent policy of treatment and recovery of the waste produced of more than 325,000 inhabitants by the almost 100 member municipalities in its territory located in the north of France. ...


    By Komptech Americas LLC

  • Ecomondo 2018: TANA ProTrack brings Industry 4.0 to waste management

    TANA’s answer to the challenge of information management in waste management is TANA ProTrack. It is a state-of-the-art system that enables real-time transparency and monitoring of your machinery to maximize profits and ...


    By Tana Oy

  • It started out small

    Branching out ...


    By Komptech Americas LLC

  • UK homes face fines for incorrect recycling

    That is according to plans reported today by BusinessWaste.co.uk, which would see incorrectly sorted items sent back to homes so they can be recycled properly in an effort to “shock repeat offenders”. ...

  • Latest commissioning: Otto Dörner GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

    Location: Hamburg, Germany Product: TANA Shark 440EM mobile electric shredder OTTO DÖRNER GmbH & Co. KG, one of the leading waste management companies in Northern Germany, needed a powerful shredder for demanding use. The company first tested a TANA Shark diesel-powered slow-speed shredder at their waste treatment plant in Tornesch. The ...


    By Tana Oy

  • Whitespace Work Software brings their solutions to G-Cloud 10, helping the UK public sector to procure waste management software quickly and more efficiently

    As the UK’s leading waste management solution provider, we wanted to ensure that our products are widely available to the public sector. We are delighted to announce that our full range of products can now be procured through the latest G-Cloud 10 framework. What is G-Cloud? The G-Cloud 10 Framework agreement supports the Government’s policy to ...


    By Whitespace Work Software Ltd

  • HSM @ SIL 2018, Barcelona

    César López, Regional Sales Director Spain East for the environmental technology producer HSM, tells us about a solution that allows us to protect our products during the dispatch process by reusing materials. HSM, which specialises in the production of compaction equipment for non-hazardous waste, presented HSM ProfiPack – a sustainable solution that enables the reuse of ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • New Sales Partner: Lindner-Recyclingtech Strengthens its Presence in Japan

    Lindner-Recyclingtech, Austrian specialist for industrial shredding technology, has entered into a sales partnership with the renowned Japanese company Ryohshin Co. Ltd. in Toyama, thereby further strengthening its already extensive presence in the region. Ryohshin will assume responsibility for selling Lindner shredding solutions to the Japanese waste management industry, meaning that one of the ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Circular Economy - A golden opportunity, not just an obligation

    The Circular Economy is a prominent theme among producers, processors, users and recyclers of plastics, especially in the multifaceted field of packaging. ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Many inquiries from China

    From 4th to 6th May the waste management industry met at the booth of Lindner’s distribution partner Jono Recycling Technology at the IE Expo in China. The Chinese company headquartered in Suzhou (Jiangsu Province) was awarded a prize for their activities at Asia’s leading environmental trade fair (water, refuse, air and soil). At the stall, there were so many inquiries about ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

  • Circular consumer electronics: an initial exploration

    This paper provides reflections on what a circular economy approach could look like for the consumer electronics industry. Built on insights from over 40 interviews with leading companies and researchers, the work is based on research supported by Google and undertaken by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in 2017. The paper focuses on smartphones, laptops, tablets, and smart home devices. It ...

  • UNTHA launches new finance packages to unlock industry growth

    Industrial shredding specialist UNTHA UK has launched a range of new finance packages to help unlock the growth potential of the country’s waste and recycling operators. The flexible finance routes – offered by UNTHA Finance and underwritten by Close Brothers Asset Finance – have been devised to reflect the ever-changing make-up of organisations within ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • Axion urges Government Circular Economy policy to support UK manufacturers

      Sustainability and circular economy principles should be at the heart of Government policy to encourage UK manufacturers to incorporate more recycled content in new goods, conserve raw ...


    By Axion Group

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