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Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Silver Spring, Maryland, has announced the launch of its new online testing platform designed to allow solid waste industry professionals to take certification exams remotely.The online testing function is available for all ten of SWANA’s industry... Read More...
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The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Akron, Ohio, has completely overhauled its off-the-road (OTR) tire website, www.goodyearotr.com. Optimized for all devices, including mobile phones and tablets, and featuring updated search capabilities, the new site contains detailed information about: Goodyear’... Read More...
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Aluminum rolling and recycling company Novelis Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, has published its sustainability report for fiscal 2017, detailing continued progress against the company's ongoing sustainability commitments and goals. Novelis achieved key sustainability milestones two years ahead of... Read More...
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From left: Bjorn Laursen, product manager at Eldan Recycling; Anton Sørensen, plant manager at Imdex A/S; Giovanni Corbetta, managing director at Ecopneus SCpA; and Toni Reftman, managing director at Eldan Recycling In early September 2017, Giovanni Corbetta, managing director of Italy’s Ecopneus... Read More...
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The Paper Division of the Brussels-based Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) says it is organizing a diverse meeting for its plenary session scheduled for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, at 3 p.m. at the Taj Diplomatic Enclave, New Delhi, as part of the BIR Word Recycling Convention Round-Table Sessions... Read More...
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Waste and recycling haulers in Ramsey and Washington counties of Minnesota will soon be required bring all the waste they have collected to the Ramsey/Washington Recycling and Energy Center, in Newport, Minnesota. According to a report in the South Washington County Bulletin, currently a portion... Read More...
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The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA), Arlington, Virginia, has announced Brandon Wright has joined as communications director effective Oct. 2, 2017. Wright comes to the association from Maryland state government where he was most recently Chief of Staff at the Maryland Department of... Read More...
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In early September, Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media and automotive services company, announced that it had recycled 100,000 tons of materials since 2013. The company says this milestone coincided with the 10th anniversary of the company’s Cox Conserves sustainability... Read More...
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Photo: Dreamstime Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc., headquartered in Portland, Oregon, has announced preliminary results for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2017, ended Aug.31, 2017. The company says it expects fourth quarter earnings per share from continuing operations to be in the range of 62 cents... Read More...
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Erema North America Inc., Ipswich, Massachusetts, has announced the continued growth of plastics recycling in the United States and Canada was one of several topics discussed at the company’s Discovery Day, held Sept. 26, 2017, at its Ipswich tech center. This year marks the first time the company... Read More...
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Ikea U.S., Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, has introduced a national mattress recycling program. The Swedish home furnishing company says the new program is keeping with its sustainability strategy of “turning waste into resources.” Ikea launched its People and Planet Positive Sustainability strategy... Read More...
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The recent announcement by Amsterdam-based Synvina, a joint venture of Amsterdam-based Avantium and BASF, headquartered in Germany, regarding commercial production of polyethylenefuranoate (PEF), a new polyester condensation polymer, has led to industry discussion regarding its potential impact on... Read More...
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Aluminum rolling and recycling company Novelis, headquartered in Atlanta, has completed the transaction for its joint venture with Tokyo-based Kobe Steel Ltd., a producer of aluminum rolled products. The Ulsan Aluminum Ltd. joint venture was formed when Novelis sold Kobe Steel its ownership... Read More...
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Florence, South Carolina-based ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has announced that with every shipment of select products between now and Dec. 31, 2017, it will make a contribution to assist with rebuilding efforts tied to Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma relief efforts. ESAB says it has... Read More...
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Pictured above, from left: Michiel De Smet, Rachel Goldstein and Gary Crawford “Plastics have become the ubiquitous workhorse material of the modern economy: combining unrivalled functional properties with low cost, their use has increased twentyfold in the past half-century,” according to “The... Read More...
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The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Silver Spring, Maryland, has awarded several SWANA Excellence Awards. The awards program recognizes outstanding solid waste programs and facilities with environmentally and economically sound solid waste management practices. Winners demonstrate... Read More...
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It’s no secret that the waste and recycling industry ranks among the most dangerous industries in the United States. While some technology providers are hoping to help reduce the number of fatalities and injuries that occur, they acknowledge that technology alone cannot solve the industry’s safety... Read More...
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A panel of CEOs from major waste and recycling companies in the United States, Brazil and China addressed topics ranging from recycling to waste to energy during Wastecon/ISWA World Congress 2017, a combined conference hosted by the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA), Silver Spring,... Read More...
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The Washington, D.C.-based Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved two loans to Argentina worth a combined $550 million to finance construction projects in that nation. A $200 million loan will help provide upgraded water and sanitation services in 10 provinces that are part of the... Read More...
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Economic and trade data point to steady and growing steel industry-related trade between the United States and Mexico, with the state of Texas being a leading player. Becky Hites of Pittsburgh-based steel industry consultancy Steel-Insights LLC, in a mid-2017 presentation to the to the American... Read More...

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