Canada invests $4.5M to develop biofuel and products
CRB Innovations is developing a commercial pilot project to convert forestry residuals and other biomass.
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.
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.
Indonesia returning 57 containers of developed world’s waste
What was supposed to be paper was contaminated with diapers and plastics.
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.
Micron to commercialize Organivore system for food waste
Provides on-site processing for supermarkets and food processors, producers and distributors.
Mixed plastics: Managing them in the post-China era
Overcome the challenges presented by restricted export markets.
Terrapure acquires Hamilton environmental and waste services firm
Broadens its suite of resource recovery and environmental solutions.
Cleantech company buys land in Hawksbury for thermal tire recycling plant
Ecolomondo’s thermal decomposition technology will harvest carbon black, steel oil and gas.
Canada mishandling nuclear waste plans, environmentalists, Indigenous leaders warn
Both are calling on the Atomic Energy Agency to investigate waste management practices.
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
GM’s Oshawa facilities are 100% landfill free
All waste from daily operations is recycled, reused or converted to energy.
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.
Aurora Cannabis investing in Micron’s waste techhnologies
Partnership to optimize environmentally-friendly Organic Waste Digester for Cannabis Waste
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.