BLOG: Success for Albury City Council’s Halve Waste initiative 13.12.2017 14:41 VIDEO: Lessons from Australia’s Most Successful Waste Reduction Scheme In New South Wales the Albury Waste Management Centre includes the fourth largest landfill in the state. Mike Ritchie explains how its Halve Waste initiative has become the most successful waste reduction program in Australia. read more … Zero Foil 2 Landfill Launched by Prismm Environmental 01.12.2017 14:22 New Scheme to Keep Printers' Foil Waste Out of Landfill Kent, UK based waste management consultancy, Prismm Environmental, has launched a new scheme to stop foil waste ending up in landfill. read more … SWANA Responds to BLS 2016 Industry Injury & Illness Data 17.11.2017 12:23 Waste Collection Injury Rate Declines, while Landfill & MRF Injuries Rise The frequency of injuries and illnesses involving waste collection employees in the US has declined, but for workers at landfills and MRF they've risen, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. read more … Dumpsite Picture Wins CIWEM’s Environmental Photographer of the Year 2017 26.10.2017 13:28 PHOTOGRAPHY: The Hopeful Eyes of the Girl Making a Living from Rubbish Vietnam’s Quoc Nguyen Linh Vinh, has won the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management’s Environmental Photographer of the Year 2017 award. read more … New Benefit for SWANA Members One Year After Publication 25.10.2017 11:07 Solid Waste Association of North America's ARF Reports Now Free to Members SWANA members can now access the organisation’s Applied Research Foundation reports free of charge one year after publication. read more … Management of Technologically Enhanced, Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials 12.10.2017 11:42 Veolia Secures Contract to Manage Radioactive Fracking Waste in West Virginia French environmental services firm, Veolia has been selected by West Virginian firm Antero Resources, to treat radioactive waste from its fracking operations. read more … $14.5m Plant to Supply 5000 MCE Customer’s Demands 03.10.2017 09:54 3.9MW Landfill Gas to Energy Project Comes Online in Novato, California Californian community energy utility, MCE, and Waste Management Inc. have opened a 3.9 MW landfill gas to energy facility at the Houston, Texas based waste and recycling firm’s Redwood Landfill site in Novato, California. read more …
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