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  • Companies win US$100K for paint recycling concepts

    July 10, 2019 by SWR Staff

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — PaintCare announced today the winners of its inaugural Innovative Recycling Grant Competition. Sacramento, California-based Visions Recycling and Englewood, Colorado-based GreenSheen were awarded grants of US$100,000 each to develop their ideas for recycling unused latex paint that is

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    Vale Canada and Terrapure win Environmental Leader Award

    May 17, 2019 by SWR Staff

    SUDBURY, ONT. – Terrapure Environmental and Vale Canada received an Environmental Leader Award for Project of the Year for their new, sustainable option for managing biosolids during winter months, when farmland application is prohibited and storage is complicated. Instead of

  • Sleeman Breweries Canada’s first to achieve 3RCertified gold

    May 8, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Guelph, Ont. – Sleeman Breweries’s Guelph, Ontario, facility is Canada’s first brewery to achieve 3RCertified status. Established in 2012, 3RCertified is a voluntary program originally funded by the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Conservation, and Parks that evaluates how organizations

  • Lowe’s Canada recognized for battery recycling

    May 3, 2019 by SWR Staff

    BOUCHERVILLE, Quebec – Lowe’s Canada has been named a 2018 Leader in Sustainability by Call2Recycle Canada, Canada’s national consumer battery collection and recycling program. The annual Leader in Sustainability Awards recognize organizations for their environmental commitment and collection of the

  • Edmonton’s anaerobic digestion facility wins environmental award

    April 24, 2019 by SWR Staff

    EDMONTON – One of Maple Reinders’ most recent construction projects, a High Solids Anaerobic Digestion Facility (HSADF) being built for the city of Edmonton, has been recognized with the Canadian Construction Association’s (CCA) 2018 Environmental Achievement Award. Maple Reinders is

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    Huber Technology wins Frost & Sullivan award

    February 4, 2019 by SWR Staff

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Based on its recent analysis of the North America liquid/solid separation technology market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Huber Technology, Inc. with the 2018 North America Product Line Strategy Leadership Award. One of Huber’s key strengths is

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    TOMRA CEO wins leadership award

    February 1, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Stefan Ranstrand, TOMRA’s president and CEO, has been named best CEO in the sustainable resource management industry in the European CEO Awards. Ranstrand is currently enjoying his tenth year as TOMRA president and CEO, following his appointment in August 2009.

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    Waste Management makes ‘Most Admired’ list

    January 29, 2019 by SWR Staff

    HOUSTON – Waste Management has joined Fortune magazine’s list of ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’. Rated by top executives, directors and industry analysts, this marks the Company’s debut on the list. “This recognition speaks to the incredible contributions of our more

  • Circular economy awards annnounced

    January 28, 2019 by SWR Staff

    DAVOS, Switzerland – The World Economic Forum and The Forum of Young Global Leaders, in collaboration with Accenture, awarded the winners of this year’s The Circulars awards at the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. The awards

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    Enerkem CEO wins entrepreneur award

    November 5, 2018 by Emily Atkins

    MONTREAL – Enerkem Inc.’s co-founder, president and CEO, Vincent Chornet received the 2018 EY Quebec Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Cleantech category at a gala on November 1, 2018 in Montreal. The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards program