Borealis to acquire German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH.

Borealis to acquire German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH.

Borealis, a leading provider of innovative solutions in the fields of polyolefins, base chemicals and fertilizers, announces today that it has an agreement to fully acquire the German plastics recycler mtm plastics GmbH and mtm compact GmbH. This transaction is subject to regulatory approvals. Based in Niedergebra, Germany, mtm plastics GmbH is regarded as a technology […]

Secretary of state approves plans for £70m Bilsthorpe Energy Centre.

Secretary of state approves plans for £70m Bilsthorpe Energy Centre.

Peel Environmental’s plans for a £70m Energy Centre in Nottinghamshire have taken a further step forward having been approved by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Greg Clark MP. Significant investment will see a new facility developed at Bilsthorpe, exporting up to 9.6MW of low-carbon electricity to the grid – enough to […]

Ealing the latest London borough transforming waste with Viridor.

Ealing the latest London borough transforming waste with Viridor.

Ealing Council is the latest in a string of the capital’s council’s who have chosen to boost their recycling with Viridor. The move will see the council move to a simpler, consumer friendly ‘commingled’ recycling system allowing residents to recycle more in one blue bin, whilst allowing advanced technology to do the rest. The contract […]

Eunomia: Residual waste arisings and treatment capacity review.

Eunomia: Residual waste arisings and treatment capacity review.

Eunomia’s tenth issue of its Residual Waste Infrastructure Review, published today, updates the picture for the UK and for the first time examines the balance between residual waste and treatment capacity across 11 European countries. All of these countries are actively involved in trading RDF or SRF with others within the group. Facilities across these […]

Microplastics in seafood: a human health risk or just marine debris?

Microplastics in seafood: a human health risk or just marine debris?

“Improving wastewater and solid waste collection and management presents the most urgent short-term solution to reducing plastic inputs, especially in developing economies.” A 179-page report on plastic marine debris was released in time for the United Nations Environment Assembly. The report suggests “marine plastic litter is a global concern”. Marine plastics are distributed throughout the ocean, from the […]

SEER Secures $750,000 purchase order for Its H2SPlus(TM) system.

SEER Secures $750,000 purchase order for Its H2SPlus(TM) system.

Strategic Environmental & Energy Resources, Inc., a provider of environmental, renewable fuels and industrial waste stream management services, announced its wholly owned subsidiary, MV Technologies (“MV”), has secured a purchase order for its proprietary H2SPlus™ System to be deployed in a landfill gas recovery and processing project based in Southeast Michigan. The order has an […]

BioHiTech Global expands waste stream product offering with the launch of Entsorga North America.

BioHiTech Global expands waste stream product offering with the launch of Entsorga North America.

CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y., May 16, 2016 – BioHiTech Global, Inc., a green technology company that produces innovative data-driven solutions for food waste disposal, has launched its new subsidiary, Entsorga North America that expands the company’s value proposition to include organic and inorganic waste streams and provides enterprise solutions to the residential and municipal marketplaces. The Entsorga North […]

Covanta and Veolia join forces for the development of the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility.

Covanta and Veolia join forces for the development of the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility.

Covanta and Veolia are joining forces, under a Project Development Agreement, to develop the Energy Recovery Facility at Rookery South Pit near Stewartby, Bedfordshire, which will create sufficient low carbon energy to power up to 65,000 homes. When completed, the facility is expected to generate over 50MWe of electricity and will create around three hundred jobs during construction, […]