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Residents who want to hear more about plans for a landfill site across from the Costco in Waterloo can attend a meeting Tuesday evening. more

Aug 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

The head of London's solid waste department says a green bin program won't divert enough waste to comply with a proposed provincial plan that would ban all food scraps from trash bags in five years. more

Aug 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

The City of Saskatoon plans to "explore" the expansion of its waste services, and has released several options council is considering in report. more

Aug 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

The City of Montreal is facing lawsuits totalling more than $12.5 million in connection with old quarries and dumps that property owners worry are contaminating their land and devaluing their investments. more

Aug 18, 2017 12:00 AM News

Waste Connections in McKinney, TX installed a new Non-Wrapping 440 Screen earlier this month. It is a Lubo Systems screen supplied by VAN DYK Recycling Solutions more

Aug 17, 2017 2:57 PM News

About a year after they were originally going to be introduced, the Yukon’s new beverage container regulations are now the law of the land. more

Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing clean technology company that produces high-value polymers from waste plastics, will receive $2.2 million from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC). more

Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Whitehorse Firefighters Charitable Society and Raven Recycling have teamed up to divert clothing from the landfill and raise money for local community organizations. more

Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

While Halifax and cities across BC accept the pod cups in the blue bin, big cities such as Toronto and Keurig’s home town of Montreal do not. more

Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

The City of Nanaimo will borrow up to $6.2 million to pay for its new automated garbage collection system. more

Aug 17, 2017 12:00 AM News

Minnesota and Wisconsin farms generate 60 million to 80 million pounds of plastic each year but until now had no real options to recycle it. more

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM News

Big Brother is helping Winnipeg crack down on illegal dumping — but it's too soon to say whether the city will expand its use of closed-circuit cameras to prevent bulky waste from winding up on public and private property. more

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM News

Ian Brownlee says as Hong Kong throws away more and more plastic while recycling rates dip, it should look to gas plasma technology to solve the problem more

Aug 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

Costa Rica is taking a firm stance against plastic pollution. Already known for its incredible work in reversing deforestation in the country, they are now tackling the issue of single-use plastic and the waste it causes. more

Aug 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

Those old shingles workers are tearing off your roof and old wooden pallets left over from shipping materials could soon find a new use, thanks to the big brains at Walker Environmental. more

Aug 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

Food and organic waste made up about a third of Ontario's total waste in 2014, according to a discussion paper prepared by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change. more

Aug 15, 2017 12:00 AM News

The Government of Ontario has announced the Ontario Municipal GHG Challenge Fund, which will be funded by proceeds from Ontario’s cap and trade program. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:00 AM News

A global leader in dust and odor control has announced a company name change that embodies the firm’s expanded portfolio of technologies and services. more

Aug 13, 2017 7:41 PM News

Ground has broken on Palmetto Commerce Parkway to build the MRF in North Charleston, South Carolina. Machinex is proud to have been chosen to provide this turnkey, single-stream system that will be in operation by late summer of 2018. more

Aug 13, 2017 7:27 PM News

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) announce the launch of their new Zero Waste Principles & Practices certification course. more

Aug 9, 2017 12:00 AM News

A hydroformed stainless steel truck grab handle manufactured by East Tennessee–based metal fabricator Mills Products Incorporated has won the 2015 Paccar Inventor’s Award. more

Jan 13, 2016 12:00 AM

Five laws have taken effect in California in 2016 to further organic waste management and recycling. more

Jan 13, 2016 12:00 AM News