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Collage artist Jason Mecier has reproduced the iconic 2006 portrait of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs using 20 pounds of e-waste.
Cathy Cirko to retire from CPIA in spring
Vice-President of the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), Cathy Cirko, has announced that she will retire on May 30, 2014, after 17 years on the job.
STUDY: Plastic packaging beats alternatives for energy use, emissions
Six major categories of plastic packaging help to significantly reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions compared to packaging alternatives, a new study has found.
WEBINAR: Organics Management in Quebec on March 5, 2014
Organics Management in Québec: From Scratch to Banning!
Mar 4, 2014 12:11PM
RCA searches for fall 2014 waste conference speakers
Mark Your Calendars / Call for Speakers The Recycling Council of Alberta is pleased to announce its 2014 Waste Reduction Conference "Recycling in the Rockies - A Waste Reduction Expedition", scheduled to be held...
Mar 4, 2014 11:58AM
Registration now open for CANECT 2014
Registration is now open for the 2014 Canadian Environmental Conference & Tradeshow - CANECT 2014.
Mar 4, 2014 11:52AM
National Waste & Recycling launches member business program
The National Waste & Recycling Association has launched an innovative program called “Member Buy from Member”.
Mar 4, 2014 11:29AM
Bluesphere joins Alfa Eco for global WTE projects
A subsidiary of Waste-to-energy company Bluesphere Corp. has signed a Joint Venture Agreement with New York-based asset management group Alfa Eco Corporation.
Mar 4, 2014 11:16AM
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EPR: Ontario versus British Columbia
There’s broad consensus that Ontario’s Waste Diversion Act (WDA) is fundamentally flawed and in need of wholesale reform. The question is not whether but how it should be reformed. With any change, policymakers and stakeholders look...
An eco-industrial park (EIP) can be defined as a cluster of businesses that cooperate with each other and with the local community to efficiently share resources, leading to both economic and environmental gains. Currently, there are numerous...
Automated Solid Waste Collection
The collection aspect of North American waste management system planning tends to be very “truck” focused. However, in Europe and elsewhere, alternative systems exist that are beginning to garner local attention. Just as deep...
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