Australia & Other Countries Flooding Malaysia with Materials from Kerbside ‘Recycling’ 2019-04-24 15:59:01 VIDEO: Documentary Exposing Australia’s Recycling Lie A short documentary feature from 60 Minutes Australia has highlighted the problems being caused by the country’s reliance on exporting materials from its ‘recycling’ collections. read more ... Bottles, Food Packaging & Cigarette Butts Major Plastic Waste Pollutants 2019-04-08 14:00:48 Report Identifies Top 10 Plastic Pollutants in Europe’s Rivers & Lakes The top 10 types of consumer plastics polluting European freshwater lakes and rivers have been identified in a new report from Earthwatch Europe and Plastic Oceans UK. read more ... EU Must Recognise ‘Necessary Role’ of Waste-to-Energy 2019-03-04 15:50:07 COMMENT: European Suppliers of Waste-to-Energy Technology Secretary General Taxonomy: Should facts guide the EU Commission and the European Parliament? What to do after recycling with residual waste? Patrick Clerens, ESWET Secretary General discusses the issues… read more ... Problem Six Times Bigger than Great Pacific Garbage Patch 2019-02-01 11:55:02 Draft EU Law to Tackle Micro Plastic Waste The EU could ban the use of microplastics and microbeads in all products using its powerful chemical laws under a draft bill tabled this week. read more ... French Firm to Manage Wastes in Dutch and German Municipalities 2018-10-29 15:09:34 SUEZ Secures 5 Waste Contracts worth €100m Across Europe SUEZ has strengthened its Recycling & Recovery activities in Europe with the award and renewal of five contracts worth some €100 million in total revenues. read more ... Waste Free Oceans Commences Plastics Remediation Action in the Azores São Miguel Island Pilot Project to Remove Plastic Waste from Coast 2018-10-18 17:26:20 Waste Free Oceans Commences Plastics Remediation Action in the Azores In collaboration with the Swiss watch firm, Baume, on Monday, 15 October, Waste Free Oceans started a plastic waste remediation action on São Miguel island, the biggest island in the Portuguese Azores archipelago. read more ... Over 14,000 Waste Tyres Stored in Residential Area 2018-10-12 12:44:49 Jail Sentence for Illegal Waste Tyre Disposal Operator in Peterborough A scoundrel who abandoned 117 tonnes of tyres on rented land he was illegally in Peterborough, UK has been sentenced to 8 months jail time, fined and ordered to undertake community service. read more ...
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