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2014-10-21 08:26:31

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Totally Green is proud to have won the Green Product Award from the Greater Miami & the Beaches Hotel Association for its unique and environmentally friendly Organic Refuse Conversion Alternative (ORCA) machine. The ORCA converts food waste into harmless water onsite at the business establishment. This cuts waste disposal costs, while eliminating pollution from landfill sites and garbage trucks. "We're pleased to be recognized as a leading-edge...

2014-10-20 08:23:11

GUELPH, ON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BIOREM Inc. (TSXV: BRM) ("Biorem" or "the Company") today announced four new orders totalling $1.7 million which brings Q3 orders to $5.8 million and provides a good start to Q4. The orders are for three odour control projects in North America and one in the Middle East. "We continue to bid new projects at record levels," said Peter Bruijns, President & CEO. "Total bidding activity and bid values were higher at the end of Q3 than they...

2014-10-16 23:11:10

The VA Focuses on Diverting Waste from Harmful Landfills Chestnut Ridge, NY (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 BioHitech America, the most innovative and sustainable solution to food waste removal, is pleased to announce that they will providing their food waste disposal solution to The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) for their multiple facilities located across the US. The Veterans Canteen Service (VCS) operates the retail, food and vending for these facilities; and they will be utilizing...

2014-10-16 23:01:17

Ultramodern Facility Features Solar Power, Optical Sorting & Diversion Technology Sun Valley, California (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 City of Industry, Calif.-based Athens Services announces the opening of a new 80,000-square-foot Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) in Sun Valley that is designed to process more than 330,000 tons of mixed-waste per year. Construction of the facility began in October 2013 and the facility began accepting materials this week. The Sun Valley MRF represents a...

2014-10-16 12:23:39

John Klett recognized by the society's Materials and Energy Recovery Division for contributions to the advancement of solid waste processing technology NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Society of Mechanical Engineers' (ASME) Materials and Energy Recovery Division (MER) recently honored retired Covanta Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer, John Klett with the Medal of Achievement Award. John has over 40 years of hands-on experience in power-plant...

2014-10-15 12:24:26

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospects for Biobased / Non-Biodegradable Packaging, Consumer Electronics / Products, Catering, Agriculture & Pharmaceuticals Report DetailsThe bioplastics market will reach a market value of $3.94 billion in 2014. The global bioplastics market is a small but significant sub-sector of the plastics industry. Bioplastics is an environment-friendly method that does not occupy landfills. Moreover, plants provide a cheap and sustainable...

2014-10-14 23:13:12

E-recycling firm aims to promote environmental health through Energy Day and community recycling drive. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 R.A.K.I Computers Recycling is kicking off the fall season with a slew of exciting events. Beginning with October 18th, R.A.K.I will be attending Houston’s 4th annual Energy Day Festival, an event celebrating STEM careers, technology, and energy conservation. According to their official website, the Energy Day Festival is estimated to have attracted over...

2014-10-14 16:22:48

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Use this report to:- Receive a comprehensive analysis of the current status of China's recycling market and assess its growth potential over the 5-year period from 2013 to 2018.- Receive information on important laws and regulations in the industry.- Receive information on major segments in recycling industry and various recycling technologies- Receive information on international aspects of recycling, including a discussion of imports and exports...

2014-10-14 08:24:05

Company Continues to Execute on Sterilization Strategy by Signing Letter of Intent with Pioneer Recycling TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagneGas® Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a technology company that includes among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based fuel, announced today it has signed a Letter of Intent ("LOI") with Pioneer Recycling, LLC ("Pioneer"), a Tampa-based waste disposal provider, to...

2014-10-14 08:23:51

DUBLIN, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Waste Management Market in India 2014 - 2025" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The new Indian Government is launching Swachh Bharat Mission or Clean India Mission which aims to mobilize masses and seeks to create a clean India. The aim of this mission is to motivate Indian citizens to devote at least hundred hours every year i.e. two hours every week to...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.