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2014-04-09 08:34:16

Electronics are the fastest growing waste segment, and a new ecoATM® survey reveals less than half of device owners recycle their unwanted phones and tablets SAN DIEGO, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While Americans are well educated on the benefits of recycling bottles, cans and paper, the same can't be said of electronic devices. The proliferation of new cell phones and tablets has led to a growing glut of "e-waste" piling up in people's homes, as well as a lack of understanding about what...

2014-04-09 08:23:50

XI'AN, China, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Recycling Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: CREG; "CREG" or "the Company"), a leading industrial waste-to-energy solution provider in China, today announced that it expects to benefit from recent policy announcements made by the Chinese government. Mr. Li Keqiang, China's Premier and Party Secretary of the State Council, chaired an executive meeting of the State Council in February to discuss environmental protection, and in particular...

2014-04-08 12:23:26

Middle School Green Team Recycles 7,060 Pounds of Waste in Just Four Months FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There are many unsung heroes throughout Georgia schools who inspire greatness in children. The Atlanta Falcons partnered with Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, for the second annual Rise Up & Recycle program to recognize those particular heroes who are getting kids excited about the environment and the importance of recycling....

2014-04-08 08:24:43

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Target Technologies (TTII), a leading material and logistics outsourcer to the synthetic turf industry, is pleased to announce its exclusive partnership with Kam Lee Trading Company of Hong Kong and its Canadian arm Poly-Pacific Inc. of Surrey, British Columbia. Commenting on its new joint arrangement, TTII's Managing Director, John B. Giraud stated: "Many groups have approached us seeking environmentally-friendly options...

2014-04-08 08:24:20

Photo Series Debuts in Times Square as NYC Announces Expanded Household Composting OAKLAND, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On average, Americans send about half of their waste to landfill. Focused on spreading awareness about this eye-opening issue, The Glad Products Company sponsored award-winning photojournalist Peter Menzel and writer Faith D'Aluisio's newest photo series, a project called "Waste in Focus," that takes a real life, moment-in-time look at what eight families around...

2014-04-07 16:21:30

Revenues grew 24% over prior year to $6.6 million; Company to conduct conference call on Monday, April 7th at 4:30 p.m. ET NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties and STRUXURE® building products, and a reprocessor and supplier of recycled plastic, today announced financial results for 12 months ended December 31, 2013....

2014-04-06 23:00:42

Global Wood-Plastic Composites Market 2014-2018 is the new market research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) April 06, 2014 There has been an increase in the demand for PVC-capped decking products in the Global Wood-Plastic Composites market. Capped decking products have protective plastic surfaces that provides resistance to staining, fading, and scratching. While most uncapped decking products provide similar benefits to and are cheaper than capped decking...

2014-04-04 23:25:58

ENRG-X of New Jersey, a pioneer of non-polluting waste remediation systems has teamed up with Sigur Capital to develop a revolutionary, smoke and toxic gas free waste recycling energy creating system in New Jersey. (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Enrg - X announces that it has appointed Sigur Capital SPC as the investment advisory firm responsible as being the lead Manager for their entry OTCBB Market Listing in the U.S. Through this Independent Public Offering (IPO) the company is intent on...

2014-04-03 16:20:44

National Waste & Recycling Association encourages considering options for tossing household waste WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spring has finally arrived after a challenging winter, and for many Americans that means beginning the annual rite of Spring Cleaning. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140403/DC96560-INFO Nearly three-quarters of all Americans tackle Spring Cleaning annually, according to the American Cleaning Institute, and some of the clutter is...

2014-04-02 23:34:04

CMT, together with Croatian Chamber of Economy as industry supporter, is hosting its flagship event 15th GEPET in Dubrovnik, Croatia on 20-21 May, 2014, to explore the PET Trade, Applications & Recycling market opportunities in the Greater European region. Dubrovnik, Croatia (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Renowned for timely assessment of the region’s array of issues pertaining to – PET recycling, rPET, new mergers & acquisitions, raw material prices, global overcapacity as well as...


Latest Recycling Reference Libraries

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2010-09-29 16:52:36

The incandescent light bulb provides a source of electric light through incandescence. The bulb works by passing current through a filament which heats to a temperature that produces light. The glass bulb that contains the filament prevents oxidation of the hot filament. The bulbs are also called electric lamps. Incandescent bulbs come in a various sizes and voltages. They can range from 1.5 volts to 300, require no external regulating equipment and have low manufacturing costs. They work...

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2005-05-26 10:49:47

Graphite (named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789, from the Greek γραφειν: "to draw/write", for its use in pencils) is one of the allotropes of carbon. Unlike diamond, graphite is a conductor, and can be used, for instance, as the material in the electrodes of an electrical arc lamp. Occurrence Associated minerals include: quartz, calcite, micas, iron meteorites and tourmalines. Notable occurrences include New York and Texas in the USA, Russia, Mexico, Greenland,...

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