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US Waste Handling Equipment Manufacturer to Restructure & Close Plants

May 2 — Wastequip, a Cleveland-based company that manufactures equipment and containers for use in the waste handling industry, has announced a restructuring plan that will close several older plants while implementing environmental initiatives.The company hopes the efforts will reduce costs, energy use and carbon dioxide emissions. Wastequip operates 35 manufacturing facilities nationwide. The company […]

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UK Waste Co. Biffa Reports Good Progress in the First Half 2007

“In a period in which the Group has implemented substantial changes in preparation for the pre-treatment regulations which came into effect at the end of October, we are pleased to report good growth in revenues, operating profit, adjusted earnings and free cash flow in the first half of this year” Martin Bettington, Chief Executive Officer […]

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ACR+ International Conference on Waste and Climate Change

ACR+ international conference on waste and climate change, is hosted by London Remade    Venue:  Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), 66 Portland Place, London W1B 1AD   Description:  Explore the role that waste management has to play in climate change in this topical international conference. High profile expert speakers from Europe and beyond will […]

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Unique CIWM (UK) Waste Technology Event: Conference & Site Visits

Increased waste disposal costs, high energy prices and a new emphasis on corporate responsibility means that waste producers, local authorities and policymakers face new challenges. This thought-provoking 3 day event (site visits on 6 & 7 November, and a one-day conference on 8 November) will provide an opportunity to see waste technologies in action and […]

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Conference: Generating Energy from Residual Waste

* Policies   * Treatments   *Technologies Thursday 11 October 2007   SAS Radisson Hotel, Dublin Accessible through a range of treatments and technologies, residual waste – particularly the biodegradable element of it – can be a valuable, low-carbon, energy source. This top-level conference considers the energy potential of Ireland’s residual waste – that which is left […]

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43% of Waste Technologies “Unproven” in United Kingdom

Almost half of waste treatment solutions on the UK market have not been “proven” to work effectively, a newly-published report has revealed. Gloucestershire-based consultancy firm Juniper analysed around 300 processes offered by companies across 25 countries for the report, as well as the individual companies offering the technology. It said the aim was to provide […]

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CIWM Events in Waste Processing During September

THERMAL TREATMENT- SATISFYING DIVERSION TARGETS AND PUBLIC PERCEPTION Monday 17 September 2007 at Hamilton House, London. For further details please visit http://www.ciwmconferences.com or contact the events department at events@ciwm.co.uk Tel. 01604 620426.  GET YOUR ROCs OFF WITH AD! Tuesday 25 September 2007 at Hilton National Hotel, Coventry.  For further details please visit www.ciwmconferences.com or contact […]

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UK Waste Strategy 2007 Published

We have added just one post about the New Waste Strategy which has just been published: To find out more about the Waste Strategy 2007 we recommend a visit to the Letsrecycle web site here.  STRATEGY: Specific material type landfill bans on agenda The first three chapters of Waste Strategy 2007 contain a number of key […]

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CIWM North East Centre Food For Thought Waste Seminar

Will take place on Friday 25 May at Millshaw Leeds, the seminar will examine the current waste  practices, explore latest technology advances, and identify opportunities for industries and Local Authorities to work collaboratively in achieving cost reductions and revenue gains. Click here for details.

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