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Biogas as a Resource: Breaking Down the Benefits and Potential Roadblocks

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 11:07
NYLVCEF's and Energy Vision's forum tackled the untapped potential of leveraging biogas as a green energy source.
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Contractors Work to Secure Capped Area of San Jacinto Waste Pits

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The plan to repair the cap is expected to be completed in November, then site cleanup can begin.
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Dumpsters.com Supports Veterans’ Foundation with "Designing Spaces"

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The Oscar Mike Foundation provides funding for injured vets who want to participate in adaptive sports with the goal of keeping them on the move.
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House Passes Amendment to Develop National Recycling Strategy

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The amendment aims to develop a national recycling strategy to ensure the long-term viability of local recycling programs.
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Is NYC Ready for the Green New Deal?

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The plan comprises $14 billion in new and committed investments, legislation and concrete action at the city level that aim to reduce emissions and generate more jobs.
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Waste Management Unveils Driver, Technician Training Center

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The company opened its second facility to serve as a training hub for the Western and Central U.S. and Canada.
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ASTRX Releases Review of Material Flow at MRFs and Reprocessors

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
ASTRX is a joint project of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition and The Recycling Partnership.
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LyondellBasell, Neste Unveil Commercial Production of Bio-based Plastic

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
Bio-based polypropylene and bio-based low-density polyethylene were produced simultaneously at commercial scale during the collaboration.
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IntegriCo Accepts Plastic That China Will Not

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The company is manufacturing hard-to-recycle plastic into composite products.
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The Baltimore Sun Analyzes City’s Litter Problem

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
The latest of a series of articles based on readers’ questions tackles Baltimore’s growing trash problem.
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Groups Take on Collaborative Approach to Fight Food Waste

Waste360 - Fri, 2019-06-21 08:00
Feeding America has become the newest investor in the Collaborative for Fresh Produce.
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Second Harvest Aims for Tall Food Rescue Goal with Help from Businesses

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
Second Harvest’s goal is to rescue 30 million pounds of food in Canada by 2030 and to roll out FoodRescue.ca nationally so every province can access food.
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AutoZone Reaches $11M Settlement for Hazardous Waste Violations

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
AutoZone has been charged with illegally disposing millions of hazardous waste items at landfills not authorized to accept hazardous waste.
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Sustainable Packaging Provider Continues Expansion in North America

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
DS Smith’s new headquarters in Atlanta extends the company's global commitment to provide sustainable packaging and solutions.
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Industry Groups Produce Poster to Improve Recycling Habits

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
NWRA, SWANA, NERC and ISRI have joined forces to develop a “Think Twice” recycling poster to improve consumer recycling habits.
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Florida Unveils State’s First Recycling Robot

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
The Sarasota MRF is using AI and robotics to help sort food and beverage cartons.
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Boston Announces its First-ever Zero Waste Plan

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
Boston is expanding residential yard waste options, setting up a pilot to help residents divert food scraps and leading citywide education campaigns.
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WWF Urges Mediterranean Countries to Eliminate Plastic Waste

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
WWF reports that the Mediterranean region ranks fourth largest in terms of plastic production, with plastic waste standing at 24 million tons each year.
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Aspen, Colo., to Continue Single Stream Recycling Program

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
The City Council recently approved to continue the current program with an agreement to phase in targeted collection by August 2020.
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Greentown Labs and BASF Launch Circular Economy Challenge

Waste360 - Thu, 2019-06-20 08:00
The six-month accelerator program seeks ideas in the plastics, energy storage and recycling value chains.
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