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Researchers found almost 38 million pieces of trash that washed up on a tiny uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean. more

May 21, 2017 12:00 AM News

Volvo Group, together with Swedish waste and recycling firm Renova, is testing an autonomous refuse truck that the companies say has the potential to be used in urban settings. more

May 21, 2017 12:00 AM News

Californian medical waste firm Aemerge RedPak’s first ‘Virtual Landfill’ facility is now online and available to treat all medical waste streams. more

May 21, 2017 12:00 AM News

American Legion Auxiliary, the world’s largest women’s patriotic service organization, is transforming plastic bags into sleeping mats for homeless veterans, ultimately diverting waste from landfill and doing a good deed. more

May 21, 2017 12:00 AM News

PTF facilities use pyrolysis, a process that converts post-use non-recycled plastics into liquid fuels and chemical feedstocks by heating them in the absence of oxygen. more

May 20, 2017 12:00 AM News

A fire at the Eastman Recycling plant in Steinbach, Man., Thursday morning caused between $500,000 and $2 million in damage, says the city's fire chief. more

May 20, 2017 12:00 AM News

Halifax’s biggest university could end up powered by the city’s rotting food scraps. more

May 20, 2017 12:00 AM News

A crumb rubber company has filed a legal challenge against what it called an unfair “monopoly” in BC’s used-tire recycling program that’s keeping eco fees high and causing environmental harm. more

May 20, 2017 12:00 AM News

Researchers at Berkeley Lab and Sandia National Laboratories investigating the use of a protein found in common soil bacteria to recycle industrial and agricultural wastes. more

May 19, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Ocean Cleanup has created a system that can gather floating waste like discarded fishing nets and plastic. more

May 19, 2017 12:00 AM News

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