After banning imports of plastic scrap earlier this year, the Indian government has decided to allow exceptions under specific circumstances. more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM News

On July 1, 2016, the Medical Waste Management Association (MWMA) was launched. This new association offers support for those in the biohazard and medical waste disposal industry and was created to promote research, education, and more. more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Solar energy, no sodium and organic fertiliser: how one of Australia’s biggest wineries is reducing waste while saving money and energy. more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM Features

Earlier this month, the City of San Antonio’s Solid Waste Management Department put in place a $25 fine for residents that don't recycle correctly. more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM Features

The two men behind one of Canada’s largest cases of recycling fraud are arguing that they shouldn’t have to pay most of the fines they face for transporting almost eight million cans into Alberta to illegally collect deposits. more »

Jul 28, 2016 12:00 AM Features

It collects some 9,000 tons of refuse and recyclables a day, but that’s just one of the jobs carried out by the New York City Dept. of Sanitation (DSNY) fleet of 2,500 heavy-duty collection trucks. more »

Jul 28, 2016 12:00 AM News

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