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  • Molok Bucks Global Waste Giants and Wins New Economy Clean Tech Award for Best Recycling and Waste Management Solutions

    January 11, 2017 by SWR Staff

    We are pleased to announce that Molok Ltd of Finland and Molok North America of Canada have been internationally recognized as leaders in sustainability by The New Economy Magazine – a quarterly technology, business and finance publication headquartered in London, England. Molok

  • Construction & Demolition Waste

    April 1, 2012 by Guy Crittenden

    The Countrywide Recycling Inc. ( plant at 900 Nebo Road in Hamilton, Ontario is a 60,000 square foot indoor material recovery facility (MRF) that specializes in the recycling of renovation, construction and…

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    Non-tariff trade barriers

    December 1, 2011 by Aaron Atcheson

    The CleanTech sector is being built on efforts to reduce the carbon intensity of modern society. As governments around the world support this sector, many are concentrating efforts on developing a CleanTech manufacturing base. While green job…

  • Garlock of Canada

    June 1, 2011 by Pierre Barnab

    Garlock of Canada’s 70,000 square foot plant in Sherbrooke, Quebec specializes in the production of technical textiles and sealing products to keep industrial equipment from leaking environmentally harmful emissions. The company recently won…

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    Software for Waste Management

    February 1, 2011 by Guy Crittenden

    The City of Edmonton, Alberta, is one of Canada’s most vibrant and growing cities, with a population over 750,000, more than half of whom are under the age of 40. The city has been proactive with its waste management strategy with a focus on…

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    Fuel for Love

    February 1, 2011 by Jack McGinnis

    In Ontario, a little known industry exists, built by creating value out of what was production discards from another company. Canadian Liquids Processors (CLP) takes food and beverage “wastes’ and turns them into recycled commodities and fuel….

  • Welcome to the Machine

    February 1, 2011 by Paul van der Werf

    Some interesting technological approaches are being developed to deal with organic wastes that focus on thermo-chemical rather than biological processes. They have the potential to alter the landscape of organic wastes can be managed.Primarily…

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    Efficient Effenco

    December 1, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    In operation since 2006, Effenco’s multidisciplinary team has developed a hybrid system for heavy-duty trucks equipped with hydraulic auxiliary systems, such as refuse and cement trucks. Designed with high-quality components, the hybrid system…

  • GWMS 2010 to include solar cap landfill tour

    June 7, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Penton Media’s 2010 Global Waste Management Symposium (GWMS), a biennial international forum for the presentat…

  • CTN to help Canadian cleantech companies grow

    May 3, 2010 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    CleanTech North (CTN) is now accepting applications from Canadian cleantech companies looking to grow and expa…