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Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. has added about 250 natural gas-powered trucks to its waste and recycling collection fleet since it announced its commitment in 2013 to increase the number of natural gas-powered trucks used by the Ontario-based...
REPORT: EPS foam recycling up 35 per cent in 2013 as bans expand
Confusion emerges from Regina's glass recycling program
Plastics Recyclers Europe release recycling guidelines for PET trays
Plastics Recyclers Europe has released the design-for-recycling guidelines for PET trays.
Sep 30, 2014 3:14PM
Emterra buys 40 CNG trucks for use in Toronto area
Sep 30, 2014 3:02PM
Quebec auto recyclers sign deal to receive catalytic convertors
Quebec-based NovX21 Inc. has announced a framework catalytic convertor supply agreement with the Québec Association of Auto Parts Recyclers ( ARPAC), a leader in the green recycling of end-of-life vehicles and the sale of...
Sep 30, 2014 2:46PM
NW&RA welcomes Jones as new director of certification
The US National Waste & Recycling Association has announced that Tiffany Jones has joined the association as its new director of certification, where she will continue development of current certification efforts and create new ones.
Sep 23, 2014 12:53PM
POLL: Metro Vancouver residents strongly against incineration proposal
Some 91 per cent of polled Metro Vancouver residents believe that the Regional District should support a proposal to build a mixed-waste Material Recovery Facility to recover significant amounts of recyclables and organics from the...
Sep 23, 2014 11:57AM
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Collecting waste and recyclables below-ground in single or multiple streams has gradually gained acceptance over the past decade in North America. With the introduction of the new EarthBin™ (www.earth-bin.com) by Progressive Waste...
Building a Recycling Guideline
This August, the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) posted a Notice of Intent to work on the development of a new guideline, SPE-750 — Recycling Process, Audit and Verification Guideline for Ontario. These guidelines will be a warm...
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