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2014-06-17 23:16:16

One of the biggest environmental issues in Canada is that of large volumes of junk that end up in landfill sites. Student Works Disposal collects and disposes of waste sustainably at http://www.studentworksdisposal.com/ Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Student Works Disposal, a Vancouver-based junk disposal company, has recently announced that it will now start collecting, organizing, reusing and recycling different kinds of household waste in Vancouver. This action is taken in order...

2014-06-17 12:23:35

DUBLIN, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6cflkh/china_solid_waste) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Solid Waste Disposal Industry" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Sound Environmental Resources Co., Ltd.is the leader in domestic solid waste disposal field, with businesses covering the whole range of the solid waste disposal industry chain. With...

2014-06-11 04:20:50

Stringent legislations, technology development, and rising awareness on sustainable development fuel demand for MSW management LONDON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The growing volume of municipal solid waste (MSW) and strict waste management legislation - dictating the need to reduce waste, raise recycling levels, and lower landfilling levels - are driving the global MSW management services market. Waste management companies are establishing efficient collection systems and strengthening...

2014-06-09 20:21:23

In First Ad, Seven-Year-Old Shows Health and Safety Risks of Proposed Marine Transfer Station on E. 91st Street and Asks City Leaders to Develop A Smarter Plan NEW YORK, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pledge 2 Protect (P2P) and Asphalt Green launched their first television ad today, aimed at educating New Yorkers about the risks of the remaining components of the Solid Waste Management Plan (SWMP) adopted by former Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg. Although most of the SWMP has been...

2014-06-05 16:23:39

Dividend Payment Set at $0.18 Per Share MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta" or the "Company") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.18 per share, payable on July 2, 2014 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 25, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77839 About CovantaCovanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and...

2014-05-22 23:06:32

Triumvirate Environmental, a full service environmental services company focused on sustainability is hosting a roundtable that teaches businesses and institutions about the upcoming Massachusetts food waste ban. There, attendees will get a comprehensive overview of the ban and receive tips and resources for building a successful waste diversion program; expert speakers include representatives from Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, Environmental Protection Agency,...

2014-05-22 12:23:09

JAMESVILLE, N.Y., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Onondaga and the Southwood Fire Department recently collected over 2,000 pounds of electronic waste (e-waste) from local residents and businesses at a collection event and open house at the Southwood Fire Department in Jamesville, NY. Items collected included cellphones, televisions, laptops, PCs, tablets and cameras. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140522/90496 The collection was held in an effort to increase the amount...

2014-05-13 08:24:30

DENVER, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buckhorn Energy Services, LLC announced today that it had acquired Oaks Disposal Services LLC near Glendive, Montana. Oaks disposal is a Montana-based special waste landfill capable of disposing natural occurring radioactive material (NORM) and other oilfield solid waste. This is the only facility within a five state radius permitted to dispose of NORM. The Oaks facility opened in 2013, and is designed to assist the energy industry in waste...

Turning Old Tires Into A Useful Material To Improve Roadways
2014-04-22 09:44:04

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online According to the EPA, there are approximately 300 million discarded tires every year in America. Frequently these tires are thrown into landfills or discarded illegally and are a potential fire hazard. However, in recent years these no-longer-useful tires have been the topic of new and innovative ways of being used. Magdy Abdelrahman, an associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at North Dakota State University, is...

2014-04-15 23:02:19

Thanks to BHS innovative technology, a progressive collection method and a partnership between the city and Infinitus Energy, the new recycling facility in Montgomery, Alabama is the most advanced recycling facility in the country. Montgomery, AL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Residential recycling is coming to the citizens of Montgomery in a big way thanks to innovative technology, a progressive collection model and a partnership between the city and Infinitus Energy. The Advanced Mixed...


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