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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Meet the man lobbying for a nuclear waste dump in his backyardnorth-west of Leonora. Photo: Clover Downs Station in the northern Goldfields
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 minutes ago
north-west of Leonora. Photo: Clover Downs Station in the northern Goldfields is the site for the proposed radioactive waste management facility. (ABC Goldfields-Esperance: Jarrod Lucas) Mr Baker said the site had been selected because of its... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
DirectTV to pay $9.5M for hazardous waste suit, settled in Alameda County Superior CourtCalifornians." AT&T officials added, "The settlement recognizes the company fo
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 hours ago
Californians." AT&T officials added, "The settlement recognizes the company for taking prompt action, dedicating additional resources toward environmental compliance, and improving our hazardous and universal waste management compliance prog... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Citywide motorcade, cleanup campaigns slated Nov. 24, 25will join forces on Friday, Nov. 24, in a citywide motorcade to drum up public
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 hours ago
will join forces on Friday, Nov. 24, in a citywide motorcade to drum up public awareness on the implementation of the Solid Waste Management pursuant to City Ordinance 176-2016. Public Services Officer Rodrigo Pagotaisidro of the Office of the City... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Arrest of litterbugs to start Nov. 27stressing that the anti-litterbugs campaign is pursuant to City Ordinance 176-2
Zamboanga Today / Posted 3 hours ago
stressing that the anti-litterbugs campaign is pursuant to City Ordinance 176-2016, otherwise known as the “Solid Waste Management Ordinance.” He said the first salvo of the ordinance’s implementation (to arrest violators) will focus on... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
CSRD provides free hazardous waste drop-off servicethan annual events only were made by people throughout the region during the pu
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 8 hours ago
than annual events only were made by people throughout the region during the public engagement portion of the 2014 solid waste management review. ‘It was high on the priority list of what we heard and that’s what helps guide our work plans for... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
CSRD provides free hazardous waste drop-off servicethan annual events only were made by people throughout the region during the pu
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
than annual events only were made by people throughout the region during the public engagement portion of the 2014 solid waste management review. ‘It was high on the priority list of what we heard and that’s what helps guide our work plans for... Read more
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NZCity
Stride makes great strides in 1H profitprofit more than tripled to $11.6m, while Stride separately announced a $43m re
NZCity / Posted 8 hours ago
profit more than tripled to $11.6m, while Stride separately announced a $43m redevelopment to secure a 25-year lease with Waste Management NZ. The group oversaw some $2.1 billion of owned and managed properties, including Stride's own portfolio... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lagos, Nigeria, is growing fast — and so is its mountain of garbagethe fastest-urbanizing continent, is full of cities struggling to balance their
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
the fastest-urbanizing continent, is full of cities struggling to balance their extraordinary growth with sustainable waste management. Every year, improper garbage disposal contributes to devastating epidemics of mosquito-borne malaria,... Read more
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Business Wire
Geomembrane Market to Witness High Demand from the Aquaculture IndustryThe report presents a detailed analysis of the global geomembrane market by app
Business Wire / Posted 12 hours ago
The report presents a detailed analysis of the global geomembrane market by application (mining, water management, waste management, and tunnel and civil construction) and by raw materials (HDPE, LDPE, PVC, and EPDM). The report also determines the... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Recycling changes could reduce utility billsWednesday, Nov 22, 2017 06:00 am Okotoks residents could see waste management
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 13 hours ago
Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 06:00 am Okotoks residents could see waste management fees reduced in the future as recycling programs bring down disposal costs. Though savings at the landfill may be offset by increases in tipping fees, salaries or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kraaifontein Sports Complex Stripped By Vandalscommenced at three of the buildings. It would cost over a million rand and take
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
commenced at three of the buildings. It would cost over a million rand and take three years. Little said the City has deployed 24-hour security guards. The Solid Waste Management Department would tidy up the facility on a regular basis, she... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Toilet Day - Sanitary Facilities Still a Mirage for Many Nigeriansfor the multiple benefits that flow from better hygiene, household sanitation,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
for the multiple benefits that flow from better hygiene, household sanitation, indiscriminate wastewater disposal and waste management. In his remark, the Permanent Secretary, Dr Shehu Ahmed, represented by deputy director of Pollution at the... Read more
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Press Release Network
UAE Council for Climate Change and Environment convenes 4th meetingcovered the latest advancements in the field of municipal work, such as the uni
Press Release Network / Posted 20 hours ago
covered the latest advancements in the field of municipal work, such as the unified guide to municipal work, integrated waste management, occupational safety and health, landscaping and beautification of cities, management of crises, and... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
New Recycling app announced by City of Revelstokepiece of technology to help residents organize their waste. The Recycle Coach
Revelstoke Review / Posted yesterday
piece of technology to help residents organize their waste. The Recycle Coach app will offer information about the City’s waste management collections and programs. It’s a free app, available from the iTunes Store and Google Play. Mike Thomas,... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kiama Council seeks to increase ratesrebate of $10, which will increase over the three years of the SRV. “Council h
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
rebate of $10, which will increase over the three years of the SRV. “Council has also limited increases in Domestic Waste Management Charges (DWM) to 2.5 per cent per annum, thanks to the strong community support for the OK Organics... Read more
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BC Local News
Qualicum Beach council debates outsourcing garbage pickupdefer deliberations on whether or not to outsource garbage collection services
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
defer deliberations on whether or not to outsource garbage collection services to a future meeting. In a report on solid waste management services garbage collection process during its Nov. 15 committee of the whole meeting, Vancouver Island... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Celebrity Cruises' new 100-passenger ship tailor-made to explore Galapagos Islandsfiltration stations that convert sea water and air conditioning condensation in
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
filtration stations that convert sea water and air conditioning condensation into fresh water and will adhere to a strict waste management system to recycle or reuse materials. Walter Bustos, director of Galapagos National Park, applauded the new... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Qualicum Beach council debates outsourcing garbage pickupdefer deliberations on whether or not to outsource garbage collection services
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted yesterday
defer deliberations on whether or not to outsource garbage collection services to a future meeting. In a report on solid waste management services garbage collection process during its Nov. 15 committee of the whole meeting, Vancouver Island... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UNICEF Warns of Contaminated Drinking Water in Campsthat the three sites urgently need to be developed, including providing vital i
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
that the three sites urgently need to be developed, including providing vital infrastructure – access roads, lighting and waste management.“Most of the temporary pit latrines are full. With little to no land for de-sludging, they are becoming... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Saving sand, but not costsseveral elements of the city's landfill re-engineering project, scheduled to be
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
several elements of the city's landfill re-engineering project, scheduled to be complete in mid-2018, and the sustainable waste management strategy, which increases recycling and keeps waste out of the landfill. Extending the landfill's life also... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dublin Airport runway challenges thrown outgranted by An Bord Pleanala in 2007 allowing the DAA construct the runway, they
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
granted by An Bord Pleanala in 2007 allowing the DAA construct the runway, they claimed. They further claimed a required waste management plan was not submitted to the local authority Fingal Co Council until February 2017 after the solicitor for... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
School van hits truckThe driver of a school van was charged after it struck a waste management truck
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
The driver of a school van was charged after it struck a waste management truck from behind Tuesday morning on the Highway 400 off-ramp to Bayfield Street. An 11-year-old boy in the van was taken to hospital by school officials, Barrie OPP said, as... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao environment office vows to stop leachate spillfrom spilling into the Matina Pangi River by December this year. Supervising E
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
from spilling into the Matina Pangi River by December this year. Supervising Environment Specialist of the Environmental Waste Management Division of Cenro Dolores Remojo said that they have already cleaned up six stages filtration facility in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lease Prices Balloon, New Tight Law Approachesperiod. The city kicked off the delivery unit for land banking and possession,
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
period. The city kicked off the delivery unit for land banking and possession, urban renovation, construction permits, dry waste management, trade system, water and sewerage and one-stop service centre, aiming to deliver services efficiently. In... Read more
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Irish Examiner
High Court throws out three challenges to Dublin Airport's plans for second runwaygranted by An Bord Pleanala in 2007 allowing the DAA construct the runway, they
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
granted by An Bord Pleanala in 2007 allowing the DAA construct the runway, they claimed. They claimed a required waste management plan was not submitted to the local authority, Fingal County Council, until February 2017 after the... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Isle of Wight residents to pay for replacement wheelie binspeople to pay that means that money can be used for other front line services”,
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted yesterday
people to pay that means that money can be used for other front line services”, said Michael Murwill, Cabinet member for waste management. “The waste service is paying for far too many bins and cannot continue to do so. Sadly, a small minority... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Thanksgiving closures, trash scheduleWaste Facility (Incinerator) will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23. They will resume
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
Waste Facility (Incinerator) will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23. They will resume regular operations on Friday, Nov. 24. Waste Management and Progressive Waste Solutions will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23. All services for commercial and... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Governor orders investigation into regulatory compliance at Verlathe facility to ensure it is complying with all applicable state and federal en
Mid-Hudson News / Posted yesterday
the facility to ensure it is complying with all applicable state and federal environmental regulations, including hazardous waste management methods of waste collect, storage, and disposal; the existence of emergency preparedness plans, response... Read more
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Business Wire
Global $12.8 Billion Fluid Management Systems Market 2017 - Forecast to 2023standalone devices are further sub-segmented into dialyzers, insufflators, suct
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
standalone devices are further sub-segmented into dialyzers, insufflators, suction/evacuation and irrigation systems, fluid waste management devices, fluid warming devices and smoke evacuation systems. The disposables and accessories includes... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Wind Point Partners-backed Valicor Acquires Midstate Environmental Servicesas CEO. Valicor’s acquisition program focuses on acquiring operators of CWT fac
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 2 days ago
as CEO. Valicor’s acquisition program focuses on acquiring operators of CWT facilities as well as other providers of waste management and environmental services, including materials recycling, used oil processing, product destruction,... Read more
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Gulf News
Ensuring ‘safe’ meals at Expo 2020the expo.The expo site is projected to have over 50 million meal occasions, sai
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
the expo.The expo site is projected to have over 50 million meal occasions, said Darren Tse, head of Catering, Cleaning and Waste Management — Expo 2020.Approximately 85 million meals are expected to be served per hour through over 200 food and... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Crampton announces he will run for Palm Beach Town Council seatDepartment of Community Affairs. In the private sector, he was vice president
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Department of Community Affairs. In the private sector, he was vice president for communications and public affairs for Waste Management, a leading environmental services company, and vice president for communications with the American Medical... Read more
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Business Wire
SUEZ Wins Coveted Water Industry Award for Innovationpeople on the five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
people on the five continents, SUEZ is a world leader in smart and sustainable resource management. We provide water and waste management solutions that enable cities and industries to optimize their resource management and strengthen their... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Velodrome cycles through to sustainabilitywith a passion for the environment and the people that live within it. After se
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 2 days ago
with a passion for the environment and the people that live within it. After seeing how damaging current practices are for waste management it was time to take action. “Eventually we would like to get some solar power up here. We may even want to... Read more
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Spalding Today
Fly-tipper hit in the pocketinvestigation and legal costs of £625.32. Coun Roger Gambba-Jones, South Holla
Spalding Today / Posted 2 days ago
investigation and legal costs of £625.32. Coun Roger Gambba-Jones, South Holland District Council’s portfolio holder for waste management, said: “This case highlights just how costly fly-tipping can be and I hope this will act as a warning to... Read more
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Business Wire
IoT Tech Expo: The World’s Largest IoT Event Arrives in the Bay Area Next Week!the QOL of citizens, in addition to issues surrounding data collection from IoT
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
the QOL of citizens, in addition to issues surrounding data collection from IoT projects around traffic monitoring, waste management, water metering and street lighting such as privacy, and analytics? The session will also explore the... Read more
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The Register
Germany slaps ban on kids' smartwatches for being 'secret spyware'for destroying the devices themselves and to keep proof of this." For instance
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
for destroying the devices themselves and to keep proof of this." For instance, they could send the device to a waste management station for destruction and then get a letter of proof, or take photos that "clearly show the destruction of... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Oil dumped illegally at Tie Lake Transfer Stationsites. Most have moved away from this so that they can better control this issu
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 2 days ago
sites. Most have moved away from this so that they can better control this issue. “Certainly we’re undergoing a solid-waste management review as we speak,” Penson said, adding that this may be a talking point at the next RDEK meeting. Anyone... Read more
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4NI
Other News In Briefon site. Mr King was operating an unauthorised waste transfer station at this
4NI / Posted 2 days ago
on site. Mr King was operating an unauthorised waste transfer station at this location and did not hold the relevant waste management licence or an exemption to do so. Scott McGaffin claimed Jobseeker's Allowance and Housing Benefit... Read more
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4NI
Mallusk Firm To Remain Open Despite FireFirm To Remain Open Despite Fire A Mallusk firm is to remain open following a
4NI / Posted 2 days ago
Firm To Remain Open Despite Fire A Mallusk firm is to remain open following a large fire on Sunday, 19 November. ISL Waste Management confirmed it remains operational and collections will occur as normal. The Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Subic students learn to ‘artcycle’of Meralco PowerGen, the mother company of RP Energy. The ArtCycle event also
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
of Meralco PowerGen, the mother company of RP Energy. The ArtCycle event also included an informative talk on proper solid waste management from Roselle Abuyo of SBMA Ecology Center, and an inspirational talk on turning trash to cash from Jake and... Read more
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Aljazeera
Toxic cost of rubbish scavenging in East Timorthis place." But the World Health Organization says improvements are required.
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
this place." But the World Health Organization says improvements are required. "Institutional arrangements for solid waste management in Dili need strengthening with necessary logistics and manpower support. Dumping site at Tibar needs an... Read more
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Daily Press
Thanksgiving closings listCounty — Closed Thursday. Newport News — Closed Thursday through Saturday. Re
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
County — Closed Thursday. Newport News — Closed Thursday through Saturday. Regional landfill in Suffolk — Closed Thursday.WASTE MANAGEMENT CENTER: York County — Closed Thursday and Friday.TRASH DISPOSAL: Gloucester County — Closed... Read more
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The Hindu
A victim of federalismroads of the National Capital Region meet the government’s emission standards.
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
roads of the National Capital Region meet the government’s emission standards. We are unable to come up with a sustainable waste management solution. We are unable even to prevent Delhiites, who are complaining about the pollution, from worsening... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Do not turn Malaysia into a landfill, warns Nohnot be forgiven,” he told reporters after launching the National Recycling Day
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
not be forgiven,” he told reporters after launching the National Recycling Day here yesterday. Noh said the National Solid Waste Management Department had been instructed to review on the issuance of approved permits to 149 companies which were... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Eventer Harry Meade swaps saddles to try his hand at racingRichmond-Watson: portfolio manager at James Hambro & Partners Maurice McCarthy
Horse and Hound / Posted 4 days ago
Richmond-Watson: portfolio manager at James Hambro & Partners Maurice McCarthy: charity race stalwart and runs Green Waste Management Ltd Michael Owen: former international footballer Sheikh Fahad Al Thani: racehorse owner Southerly... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Michigan county considers building sustainable business parkBYRON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan county is hoping to shift the f
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
BYRON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan county is hoping to shift the focus of its waste management operations by investing almost $230,000 in the planning of a sustainable business park development. Kent County wants to build the park on... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Govt to revoke permits of companies not complying with plastic waste importationnot be forgiven,” he told reporters after launching the National Recycling Day
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
not be forgiven,” he told reporters after launching the National Recycling Day here today. Noh said the National Solid Waste Management Department had been instructed to review on the issuance of approved permits to 149 companies which were... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
Parish chooses New Orleans company for waste management servicesVIDALIA — The Concordia Parish Police Jury awarded the parish’s waste managemen
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
VIDALIA — The Concordia Parish Police Jury awarded the parish’s waste management contract Friday to Metro Service Group of New Orleans. The decision came after four bidders submitted proposals for the contract, which serves 4,326 parish... Read more
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Sun Star
The Chief Girl Scout Medal Scheme: Learning by doingmedalists worked on the following community development projects: Ecology “32
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
medalists worked on the following community development projects: Ecology “325 Senior and Cadet Girl Scouts worked on waste management; tree planting; mangrove and sea grass planting; seedling dispersal; reforestation; beautification projects... Read more
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