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2013-11-21 16:22:25

Cleveland's public-private effort to turn food waste into sustainable energy takes center stage at Steelers-Browns game CLEVELAND, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- While Cleveland fans at FirstEnergy Stadium are cheering on the Browns on Sunday, the Stadium itself will be working to give back to fans and the city, as the Browns' effort to divert stadium food waste away from landfills and convert it into renewable energy will be showcased. "When we launched Sustainable Cleveland 2019 four years...

2013-11-20 16:22:13

New Name Reflects Industry in Transition, Communicates Importance and Benefits of Waste Handling WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington, D.C.-based trade group that represents the private-sector waste and recycling industry in the United States announced today that it is adopting a new name--the National Waste & Recycling Association. It also unveiled a new logo and tagline ("Collect. Recycle. Innovate."). The change will officially take place on...

2013-11-19 23:23:59

For every pound of cigarette waste sent to TerraCycle®, a donation is made to Keep America Beautiful. Pier Park, Panama City Beach’s premier open-air shopping destination with more than 125 popular retail and dining choices, has joined a national effort to keep cigarette waste out of area landfills, waterways and off Panama City Beach streets. Panama City Beach, FL (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Pier Park, Panama City Beach’s premier open-air shopping destination with more than 125...

Unexpected Properties Of Methane-producing Microbe Revealed
2013-11-19 08:31:36

University of Massachusetts at Amherst Derek Lovley's lab at UMass Amherst show for the first time that one of the most abundant methane-producing microorganisms on Earth makes direct electrical connections with another species to produce the gas in a completely unexpected way For 40 years, scientists thought they understood how certain bacteria work together to anaerobically digest biomass to produce methane gas, important in bioenergy and the major source of greenhouse gas. But now...

2013-11-18 23:30:42

Local Houston and San Antonio moving company, 3 Men Movers opens its facility to serve as an E-waste recycling center to the greater Houston community. Houston TX (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 3 Men Movers, a 28 year old local Houston moving company, has announced that they will be adding a new environmentally friendly service for the local Houston community. The moving company will now be serving as an E-Waste recycling center. This service is in addition to the company’s local Houston box...

2013-11-18 23:02:12

Sunshine Recycling of Orlando is currently providing services for a long-term construction project on a retirement and assisted living community. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Sunshine Recycling of Orlando, a roll-off dumpster rental service, is currently providing portable restrooms and roll-off dumpsters on the construction site for a new retirement and assisted living community in Clermont, FL. Sunshine Recycling is working with Colson and Colson General Contractors on the...

2013-11-16 23:03:52

Global Fine Paper Market 2012-2016 report says key factors contributing to this market growth are the increasing recycling of fine papers. Dallas, Teaxs (PRWEB) November 16, 2013 Emerging countries, such as China and Korea, have started increasing the number of production facilities to increase their production capacity of fine paper. This is a key trend that will compensate for the closure of manufacturing facilities in the mature markets of North America and Europe. In addition, the...

2013-11-15 16:20:43

The Conference Will be Held From November 18 to 20, 2013 CLEVELAND, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Steven M. Viny, the CEO of Envision Holdings, will be speaking at the Renewable Energy to Waste conference later this month. The conference, which will be held in West Palm Beach, Florida from November 18 to 20, 2013, will discuss a variety of hot button industry topics such as mixed waste processing, Engineered Fuel (EF), composition, quality control, applicability, and market...

2013-11-15 12:21:30

Acting Secretary Abruzzo Speaks at Unveiling of New Recycling Exhibit HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection is reminding residents that today, Friday, Nov. 15 is America Recycles Day. On Thursday, during The State Museum's unveiling of Recycling Works! - an exhibit sponsored by the Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center (RMC) - Acting DEP Secretary Chris Abruzzo stressed the importance of recycling as a small way that we can all...

2013-11-14 23:19:55

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Drilling Waste Management by Services (Solid Control Services, Containment & Handling, Treatment & Disposal) and Applications (Onshore & Offshore) – Global Trends To 2018. London (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Waste management technology is a critical constituent of successful drilling and production operations. The appropriate application of waste management principles is essential for both effective drilling...