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  • Efficiencies in Green Waste Reduction

    Most logging operations face — probably routinely — the same issue: a need to get rid of “slash” and tree tops left behind after usable timber is harvested from a site. Some operations have means to take care of this material themselves. Others hire contractors to do final cleanup or even complete landclearing. Either way, someone needs the right equipment for the job, which typically translates ...


    By Vermeer

  • Michaelis Waste to Energy Systems: cost reduction for waste disposal and energy

    The basic conditions for an own waste energy system have been changed in the last months: Waste disposal is no future-safe measure the prices fort he industrial waste disposal will increase The big central waste incineration plants are not interested in taking over waste of a high calorific value as therewith the incineration capacity is reduced The ...


    By Michaelis GmbH & Co. KG

  • E-Waste Systems Acquires California e-Waste Firm

    E-Waste Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: EWSI) (the "Company"), an electronic waste management and reverse logistics company, announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire State of California registered e-Waste Collector and mobile computing specialist, Surf Investments Ltd. ('Surf') of Irvine, CA. The acquisition is expected to add $1 million in annual revenues. Surf, a ...


  • Busch Systems Introduces NEW Waste Watcher

    Small Areas? No Problem!Busch Systems is proud to introduce our New Waste Watcher. The Waste Watcher if fully customizable with choices of openings, variety of colors and labels. It also comes standard with internal bag hooks creating a streamline look with no visible bag. The Waste Watcher is available with a locking lid and a secure paper slot for document destruction. The Waste Watcher is ...

  • Lean and green: 2011 plan for waste reduction

    Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company Did you know that the average American throws out 550 pounds of paper, 318 pounds of food, and 90 pounds of glass per year? About 80 percent of that garbage ends up in landfills. One way to avoid garbage ending up in landfills is to reduce waste. Oftentimes, when visiting with a client in our sustainability ...


    By 3BL Media

  • E-Waste Systems Launches Caribbean Initiative

    E-Waste Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: EWSI) ('EWSI' or the "Company"), an electronic waste management services, technology and reverse logistics company and the first public pure eWaste company, announced today the launch of its first project for the Caribbean to ensure full recycling and zero landfill of ewaste. "This Caribbean launch ...


  • Ministers must move on waste mountain reduction

    Defra’s Waste Strategy has left England’s waste mountain with no clear targets for its reduction, and leaves 90% of waste without specific recycling targets. Government knowledge of commercial and industrial recycling rates is patchy and outdated. Instead, Defra’s Waste Strategy concentrates its efforts on achieving improved recycling rates in the domestic sector which accounts for only 10% of ...


    By UK Parliament

  • European Parliament Adopts Strict Waste Reduction Law

    STRASBOURG, France (ENS) - The European Parliament today tackled Europe's growing waste mountain when it strengthened the new framework legislation on waste proposed by the European Commission, the EU's executive branch. Despite existing legislation, Europeans are producing more waste every year. Currently, in some member states, up to 90 percent of municipal waste goes to ...

  • Innovative composting system halves waste reduction time

    Independent composting firm Greenview Environmental is opening the first of four cutting edge ‘organic refineries’ next month. Using an in-vessel aeration system developed by Greenview Environmental founder John Jardine, the refinery will start production on 1 July in Corby. The IVAS composting technology reduces kerb-collected municipal and commercial organic waste to soil improver in just six ...

  • University of Kansas hospital to be honored for reducing waste

    The University of Kansas Hospital of Kansas City, Kan., will be honored next week by EPA for reducing its volume of solid waste through innovative recycling programs. EPA will present a 2011 WasteWise Gold Achievement Award for waste reduction in the workplace. The hospital has made significant strides in protecting the environment through recycling, waste reduction, environmentally preferable ...

  • E-Waste Systems Opens First Office in Shanghai

    E-Waste Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: EWSI) (the "Company" or "eWaste"), an electronic waste management and reverse logistics company, announced today that it has opened its first China office in Shanghai.  The new office for eWaste will be in the Golden Finance Tower, in the historic Bund district of Shanghai. "Following our recent agreement to enter the Chinamarket through a Master License and ...


  • Waste Management of the Pacific Northwest to Acquire Glacier Recycle as Part of Company`s Increasing Focus on Waste Reduction, Recovery and Processing

    AUBURN, Wash., Nov, 2010  -- Waste Management of the Pacific Northwest today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Glacier Recycle, which provides comprehensive recycling services for the construction industry. Waste Management officials said the acquisition will expand the company's "green services" related to waste ...


    By Waste Management Inc.

  • Environmental Waste International in Top 50 Companies Selected by TSX Venture Exchange

    Environmental Waste International Inc. (TSX VENTURE: EWS) has been selected as one of the 50 top-performing companies on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV). The companies were selected by TSXV based on share price appreciation, trading volume, market capitalization growth and analyst coverage. Ten companies were chosen in each of five sectors - Clean Technology, Mining, Oil & Gas, Diversified ...


  • Baling technology strengthens National Nuclear Laboratory’s waste reduction programme

    The world’s leading nuclear research organisation National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) has strengthened its waste reduction programme with investment in a heavy duty waste baler. NNL is globally renowned for its nuclear research, technical development, reactor operations support, and the provision of decommissioning expertise for facilities throughout the UK. ...


    By Riverside Waste Machinery

  • The GLAD Products Company Helps Minneapolis With Waste Reduction Efforts

    The GLAD Products Company is stepping up with support for Minneapolis area event organizers to help reduce waste. With this effort, Glad® hopes to help increase diversion numbers at local events over the next year by 70 to 90 percent, with the ultimate goal of these events diverting all but one bag of waste from landfill, with the rest going to recycling or composting. Through a joint effort ...


    By Clearstream Recycling, Inc.

  • Stericycle® Wins 2011 Waste Reduction Award From Nation`s Leading State Authority on Recycling, Waste Reduction and Product Reuse

    Stericycle announced that its priorities to move to a greener footprint by reducing, reusing, and recycling has resulted in receiving the 2011 Waste Reduction Award from the California Department of Resource Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle). The award recognizes Stericycle for meeting waste diversion goals. This activity assists the state in further reducing landfill waste volume, and ...


    By Stericycle, Inc.

  • EPA to Present Waste Reduction Award to City of Newton, Kan., on Tuesday, June 25

    EPA Region 7 will present an award to the City of Newton, Kan., for efforts to reduce waste and recycle materials at the city-owned Sand Creek Station Golf Course. In 2012, the City of Newton diverted approximately 24 tons of waste from landfills through waste prevention and recycling programs at the golf course. Golf course staff purchased more than three tons of recycled products and reduced ...

  • Marysville metal caster invests $230,000 in hazardous waste reduction as part of EPA settlement

    SeaCast, Inc., a metal casting facility in Marysville, Washington, has agreed to pay The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency a penalty of $18,000 to settle alleged hazardous waste violations at the company, which is located within the boundaries of the Tulalip Indian reservation. As part of the EPA settlement, SeaCast will invest at least $230,000 to install and operate a production process ...

  • SSI adds Indonesia to its geographic range

    A Model Q85 Hydraulic Drive quad-shaft shredder from SSI Shredding Systems Inc., Wilsonville, Ore., has been installed in Indonesia, adding to the roster of nations in the company’s installation portfolio. SSI Q85 ShredderIn a news release, SSI says the company’s most recent international installation “was born out of the establishment of a working relationship with PT Ecostar ...


    By SSI Shredding Systems, Inc.

  • SSI adds Indonesia to its geographic range

    A Quad-shaft Shredder From SSI is Installed in Jakarta, Indonesia A Model Q85 Hydraulic Drive quad-shaft shredder from SSI Shredding Systems Inc., Wilsonville, Ore., has been installed in Indonesia, adding to the roster of nations in the company’s installation portfolio. In a news release, SSI says the company’s most recent international installation “was born ...


    By SSI Shredding Systems, Inc.

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