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News Forestry Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 9, 2020  

Canada invests $4.5M to develop biofuel and products

CRB Innovations is developing a commercial pilot project to convert forestry residuals and other biomass.

News Manufacturing General
August 14, 2019  

Canada open to more limits on plastic waste exports: McKenna

Pushing her department to look at ways to do more to stop plastics from ending up on foreign shores.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 17, 2019  

Cambodia says 11 containers of Canadian trash among illegal shipments

Canada’s domestic recycling capacity is limited, with only about a dozen companies doing such work.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 9, 2019  

Indonesia returning 57 containers of developed world’s waste

What was supposed to be paper was contaminated with diapers and plastics.

News Government Manufacturing General
May 14, 2019  

Landmark UN plastic waste pact gets approved but not by US

Countries will have to monitor and track the movements of plastic waste outside their borders.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Sustainability
April 11, 2019  

Micron to commercialize Organivore system for food waste

Provides on-site processing for supermarkets and food processors, producers and distributors.

Feature Manufacturing Sustainability
September 5, 2018  

Mixed plastics: Managing them in the post-China era

Overcome the challenges presented by restricted export markets.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 3, 2018  

Terrapure acquires Hamilton environmental and waste services firm

Broadens its suite of resource recovery and environmental solutions.

News General Sustainability
April 24, 2018  

Cleantech company buys land in Hawksbury for thermal tire recycling plant

Ecolomondo’s thermal decomposition technology will harvest carbon black, steel oil and gas.

News Energy Manufacturing General
April 23, 2018  

Canada mishandling nuclear waste plans, environmentalists, Indigenous leaders warn

Both are calling on the Atomic Energy Agency to investigate waste management practices.

Feature Manufacturing General Production
March 5, 2018  

War on waste: Observations from the shop floor to top floor

Identifying waste is easy, the challenge lies in engaging everyone to apply the tools

News General
February 28, 2018  

GM’s Oshawa facilities are 100% landfill free

All waste from daily operations is recycled, reused or converted to energy.

News Forestry Manufacturing Pulp & Paper General Sustainability
February 14, 2018  

Assessment of Nova Scotia mill’s effluent plan according to rules:deputy

Northern Pulp has until 2020 to replace its current effluent treatment plant in Boat Harbour near Pictou.

News Manufacturing General Technology
December 19, 2017  

Aurora Cannabis investing in Micron’s waste techhnologies

Partnership to optimize environmentally-friendly Organic Waste Digester for Cannabis Waste

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
July 19, 2017  

World’s plastic waste could bury Manhattan almost 3.2 km deep

Of the 9.1 billion tons made, nearly 7 billion tons are no longer used.