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The peak tourist season is beginning in Athens, but visitors to the ancient city on Thursday were confronted with a monument to modern-day Greece: the mountains of garbage festering on the streets of the capital. more

Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM News

A controversial proposal for an energy-from-waste plant on Hamilton's north shore, first floated in 2014, is dead. The port and the company behind the plant have "mutually agreed" to let the lease on Pier 15 expire, CBC Hamilton has learned. more

Jul 4, 2017 12:00 AM News

Manchester’s recycling rate has increased from less than 32% in 2015/6 to a projected 40% for 2017/8 after issuing reduced capacity residual waste bins throughout the city. more

Jul 3, 2017 12:00 AM News

As city council eyes changes to how people pay to have their garbage taken away, Saskatoon's mayor is reassuring taxpayers they won't be asked to pay twice for the service. more

Jul 3, 2017 12:00 AM News

Construction work has commenced on Vietnam’s first waste to energy project, the 400 tonne per day Can Tho Project which will generate 7.5 MW of electricity for the grid. more

Jul 2, 2017 12:00 AM News

After bulk garbage collection was terminated more than a year ago, the City of St. John's is bringing back a scaled down version of the service. more

Jul 2, 2017 12:00 AM News

Samsung will start selling the Galaxy Note FE ("Fan Edition") in South Korea for about 30% cheaper than the original Note 7 phones, according to CNN. more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 AM News

A seasonal recycling dilemma is about to perpetually play out in back lanes, dumpsters and campsites across BC. The issue at hand relates to disposable, one-time use propane canisters that are routinely and improperly discarded. more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 AM News

Maryland's "zero waste" plan came to an unceremonious end last week, and so far, even avowed "zero waste" supporters don't seem to mind. more

Jun 30, 2017 12:00 AM News

More trash is being dumped in ditches, alleys and yards around Calgary, a trend that one city councillor suggests is linked to reduced landfill hours. more

Jun 30, 2017 12:00 AM News

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