Solid Waste & Recycling

  • Restoration Environmental Contractors announces new division

    June 21, 2004 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Restoration Environmental Contractors (REC) is pleased to announce their new division: REC DEMOLITION.

  • Strategic Alliance for Secure Waste Destruction

    November 28, 2003 by Solid Waste & Recycling

    Product Management Canada Inc. (PMC) and Medical Waste Management Inc. (MWM) have signed an agreement, entering int…

  • On-SPEC Initiative

    August 1, 1999 by Guy Crittenden

    At the annual conference of the Recycling Council of British Columbia in late May, local activist Helen Spiegelman presented a new initiative of the Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (SPEC)…

  • Innovative Container Constituents

    June 1, 1999 by Melanie Franner

    Plastics recycling reaches new heights with the launch of a company that works in partnership with Canadian municipalities to reuse curbside collected polyethylene. Montreal, Quebec-based Sol Plastics…

  • The "Plastic Can"

    October 1, 1998 by Guy Crittenden

    Napthalate-based polyesters, or “PEN” for short, are a group of wonder materials from which beverage containers may be made which have aesthetic and performance characteristics similar to glass, but w…