Solid Waste & Recycling


  • Robotic decontamination comes to Quebec

    November 8, 2019 by SWR Staff

    SOREL, QC – GSR Construction Decontamination is the first company to bring robotic decontamination technology to Quebec. With the acquisition of state-of-the-art equipment, the Brokk robot and the BCP 250 Planner, GSR will be able to level internal partitions and

  • Hot wash for plastic recovery

    September 30, 2019 by SWR Staff

    GROSSBOTTWAR, Germany – German-Austrian company Lindner Washtech has developed a three-stage hot-wash system to improve the quality of recylates. The modular Lindner hot-wash system has three stages and does not require any additional conveyors. In the first stage, the shredded

  • Tervita Corporation to clean up creek at Victoria airport

    August 13, 2019 by SWR Staff

    SIDNEY, BC – The Government of Canada has awarded a contract to Tervita Corporation to restore the environmental health of Reay Creek’s bed by removing elevated concentrations of metals in sediments found in Transport Canada-owned Victoria Airport lands. The creek

  • BDC financing drilling waste cleaning innovation

    June 21, 2019 by SWR Staff

    CALGARY – BDC has provided financing to cleantech innovator Recover Energy Services Inc. to help the environmental technology company scale and commercialize its pioneering process for cleaning contaminated drilling waste. Recover’s technology recovers and refines base oil from contaminated drilling