Landfill

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First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Ebola aid makes its way from Wellingborough to Africa

A 40ft container filled with hand gel and medical aid which would have been heading to landfill is on its way to help victims of the ebola outbreak.Volunteers at the Phoenix Resource Centre in Wellingborough have been working around the clock to get the ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Companies want Big Island incinerator extension

Three companies vying to build a Big Island waste-to-energy incinerator say better proposals will come in if an Oct. 15 deadline for bids is extended.The three finalists at a pre-bid conference also questioned whether the Hawaii County Council will approve ... [Published KansasCity.com - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Michigan Welcomes Radioactive Fracking Waste Rejected by other States

The Great Lake State might soon need a new nickname now that Michigan has become a dumping ground for radioactive fracking waste produced in other states.Michigan is now getting waste from drillers in the Marcellus Shale deposits in western Pennsylvania ... [Published AllGov - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

BD can produce huge RDF, alternative to coal, from municipal garbage: Expert

:00:00 A A- A+ The country could manufacture Refused Derived Fuel (RDF), alternative to coal from soiled plastics currently disposed off as municipal garbage in the landfill sites in huge quantity, reports BSS.According to a latest baseline survey on ... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

Turning Waste Coffee Grounds Into A Different Kind Of Fuel: Powering Your Car | Co.Exist

When people talk about waste at a coffee shop, they tend to fixate on the massive pile of disposable cups that ends up in landfills. But the average coffee shop also throws out around 22 pounds of coffee grounds a day; in a city like London, that adds ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 22 2014]
Entities: Coffee, London, Landfill
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 4 reports

Waste plant construction to begin

Building work on a controversial waste treatment plant in Derby is to begin.The £150m centre, being built on the site of the former Sinfin brickworks, is expected to handle about 190 million tonnes of waste a year.First rejected by officials in 2009, ... [Published BBC - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

Japan to support PV on landfill sites

Japan's general waste landfills and disposal sites for industrial waste could support as much as 7.39GW of solar capacity, according to documents published by the MoE earlier this year. It said it has "created a mid- to long-term introduction promotion ... [Published Renewable Energy News - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 2 reports

Half of rubbish Kingston households send to landfill could be recycled instead

Half of what residents put in their black household waste bins should be recycled instead, a lead councillor has said.Coun David Cunningham, cabinet member for environment, said food waste and plastics were being carted off to landfill instead of being ... [Published Kingston Borough Guardian - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 20 reports

Interserve signs up to Shanks Derby deal

CONSTRUCTION firm Interserve yesterday announced that its joint venture with waste management company Shanks Group had won a contract to build and operate a new waste treatment facility in Derby.The companies yesterday signed a 27-year, £950m Public Private ... [Published City A.M. - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Lower Saucon council won't vote on landfill expansion without full council

Lower Saucon Township Council does not plan to vote on IESI Bethlehem Landfill's expansion plans until it has a full council.The township's newly formed Economic Development Task Force sent a recommendation to council urging them to approve a rezoning ... [Published Lehigh Valley Live - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 4 reports

Demolition Crews Assisting Firefighters at Harlingen Landfill Fire

12:08 PMUpdated: Aug 21, 2014 12:30 PMHARLINGEN - Firefighters are attempting to put out a fire at a landfill in Harlingen. Crews arrived at the 3700 block of East Harrison Avenue, around 11 p.m. Wednesday.An old sanitation building was engulfed in flames. ... [Published KRGV - Aug 21 2014]
Entities: Landfill, Sanitation
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 6 reports

High street scheme recycles 40 tonnes of waste that would have been dumped in landfill

A recycling scheme for businesses in Sutton town centre has reportedly saved nearly 40 tonnes of waste from going into landfill.The figure has been published by First Mile, the company who carry out the service.The Successful Sutton initiative has only ... [Published Your Local Guardian - Aug 21 2014]
Entities: Landfill, Recycling

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"Making a small change to the CityCity Commission ... will provide some certainty to future developers" Shaw said
Snyder said, "The police said they'll get back to me with the name of the driver."
Democrats followed up with a fundraising plea on Thursday evening, as Sen. Vincent Gregory of Southfield wrote in an email that contributions will "help support candidates who will not allow Michigan to become a dumping ground for other states’ waste!"
"It helps us to target our work and to compile a useful log, which could be used as evidence."

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AT&T Spotlight On: Kelah Krause [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 22 2014]
SOURCE: AT&T DESCRIPTION: As a woman who loves the outdoors and time with her horses, Kelah Krause knows what a clean environment looks and feels like. In fact, she has incorporated this passion for the environment into her role as logistics analyst ...
Guilty Plea From Marathon Bombing Suspect’s Friend [Published TIME.com - Aug 21 2014]
(BOSTON) — A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty Thursday to impeding the investigation into the deadly attack. Dias Kadyrbayev, 20, is accused of removing a backpack containing emptied-out fireworks from ...
Dear Blue Apron, you’re just making it worse [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Aug 21 2014]
So the other night we got a Blue Apron box. Blue Apron is this business that delivers all the ingredients for meals in their own, pre-measured packages so you can just dump and mix like the cooks on TV. Cool idea for low-functioning, sleep-deprived ...
Michigan Is Taking The Radioactive Fracking Was... [Published Think Progress - Aug 20 2014]
CREDIT: AP Photo/Steven Senne Michigan is accepting the radioactive fracking waste that other states’ regulations prevent them from keeping. Up to 36 tons of low-level radioactive waste from fracking operations in Pennsylvania were scheduled to arrive ...
Bluesphere to Convert Methane Gas Emissions Fro... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - Aug 20 2014]
EVEN YEHUDA, Israel, August 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Bluesphere Corp. (OTCBB: BLSP) (the "Company" or "Bluesphere"), a clean energy company that develops, manages and owns waste-to-energy projects, today announced it is pursuing a strategy to work in partnership ...
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