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16

Sep 2021
Betolar develops low-carbon cement by using alternative industrial waste

It has a 80 percent smaller carbon footprint Finland-based Betolar started producing low-carbon cement by using alternative industrial waste products in a process that reduces CO2 emissions by up to ...

16

Sep 2021
Betolar develops low-carbon cement by using alternative industrial waste

It has a 80 percent smaller carbon footprint Finland-based Betolar started producing low-carbon cement by using alternative industrial waste products in a process that reduces CO2 emissions by up to ...

07

Sep 2021
Construction projects in India will have to set up waste recycling plants

The waste from construction will be converted into aggregates Construction projects in the state of Kolkata, in India, that generate 20 tons or more of waste daily will have to set up a recycling plant, ...

06

Sep 2021
LafargeHolcim's Kaluga plant to increase use of solid wast

The Russian plant disposed of 54,000 tons of municipal solid waste in 2020 [PAID=]LafargeHolcim's plant in the Kaluga region, in Russia, disposed of 54,000 tons of municipal solid waste (MSW), which ...

31

Aug 2021
Indonesian researchers develop environmentally friendly concrete from glass waste

... is made from glass waste powder and fly ash. According to Suryatama Ageng Pamuji, one of the students who carried out the research, the method is innovative in that it repurposes glass powder waste, ...

24

Aug 2021
Cleanaway to start waste paper recycling in the Chiayi site

Its subsidiary, ShangPing Resources, will acquire assets from the original paper mill equipment [PAID=]Taiwan's Cleanaway Company announced that it will start waste energy conversion and waste paper ...

18

Aug 2021
Scientists at the University of Singapore develop technique to repurpose construction waste material

The methods employed 3D printing and waste discarded in construction sites [PAID=]According to Brazilian news site Correio Braziliense, scientists at the University of Singapore are trying to cope with ...

12

Aug 2021
Softys Colombia's Gachancipa paper mill receives zero waste certificatio

The facility uses 99.4 percent of its industrial waste in non-conventional initiatives Softys Colombia's Gachancipa paper mill has received a “zero waste” certification, as the facility uses 99.4 percent ...

04

Aug 2021
Tensei transforms crop waste into paper-based packaging

The company teamed up with Morrisons and Berry Gardens to replace the plastic pads in 150,000 raspberry punnets UK-based company Tensei is using crop waste, grasses and agricultural residue to manufacture ...

14

Jul 2021
Titan's cement plants in Greece achieve Platinum "Zero Waste to Landfill" certificati

The group has now surpassed its 2025 target to have 50 percent of its production “Zero Waste to Landfill” certified Titan's cement plants in Greece, namely Kamari, Patra and Thessaloniki, are the first ...

07

Jun 2021
Shchurovsky cement plant to use municipal solid waste as energy source

... the federal project “Integrated Solid Waste Management System” and the national project “Ecology” to modernize the Shchurovsky Cement Plant in Kolomna, Moscow Region, for the use of municipal solid waste ...

07

Jun 2021
Hinojosa's Alicante paper mill receives Zero Waste certificat

The Alquería plant has revalued 98.86 percent of its total production waste [PAID=]The Hinojosa paper mill, located in Alicante, Spain, obtained the Zero Waste certificate from AENOR, reports Residuos ...

27

May 2021
Waste paper prices fluctuate in China's Fujian provinc

Prices have shown mixed trends at the end of May [PAID=]Waste paper prices have shown mixed trends in the Fujian province, in China, by the end of May, reports East Money. At Fujian Zhangzhou Huafa ...

26

May 2021
China's ban on waste paper cause paper prices to hik

... writes RFA. Since January this year, China has banned the import of all recycled waste products, including recycled waste paper. The ban has affected China’s paper industry, which is now exclusively ...

24

May 2021
Cardboard and waste paper prices in China increase in April

... reports Investing.com. The cardboard price in the factories in April rose about 25 percent year-on-year, to CNY 2,140 per ton. In addition, as of May 24, the price of waste paper was raised by CNY ...

19

May 2021
South Australia to receive new waste paper and cardboard recycling plant

... of joint state and Australian Government funding under the Recycling Modernization Fund (RMF), reports South Australia's Premier website. The projects include a AUD 12 million waste paper and cardboard ...

14

May 2021
The price of pulp made from U.S. waste paper in China soars

The price of US waste paper pulp is close to USD 500 per ton [PAID=]The price of pulp made from U.S. waste paper in China has risen, in the context of prohibiting the import of foreign waste, according ...

04

May 2021
Chinese scientists recycle construction waste into printable concrete

Chinese Universities have partnered and succeeded tests to transform construction waste into a sustainable new 3D printing material [PAID=]In China, scientists from Swinburne University of Technology ...

08

Apr 2021
Europe to ensure waste paper supply by strengthening selective collection system

... closely monitoring both the evolution of the market regarding the ban on the waste paper imports by the Chinese authorities, and the redirection of global paper flows to recycling and structural changes ...

01

Apr 2021
Cardboard waste prices in Italy skyrocket in one year

The strong increase is causing problems for the paper supply chain [PAID=]Cardboard waste prices in Italy have increased tenfold, rising from EUR 11 per ton in the month of February 2020 to EUR 140 ...

05

Mar 2021
Waste paper prices in India double after Covid lockdown

It was expected that Indian scrap paper prices would go up due to shortage of waste paper supply, but the rise came above expectations [PAID=]Waste paper-based paper mills contribute up to 70 percent ...

04

Mar 2021
Fajar Paper commits to the use of waste paper as raw material

To process the waste paper, the company will use six paper machines with a production output of 4,000 tons per day [PAID=]Indonesia's PT Fajar Surya Wisesa, or Fajar Paper, has committed to use waste ...

05

Feb 2021
UEMS researches how to turn solid waste into concrete

The Brazilian University’s research indicates that even wasted syringes can be used State University of Mato Grosso do Sul (UEMS), Brazilian University, is researching how to turn solid waste and ...

04

Feb 2021
Belarus increases the volume of the state order for waste paper

... supply of waste paper and cardboard to domestic processing enterprises in 2021, reports RosInvest. For 2021, the amount is 257,500 tons of paper and cardboard waste, which is 6,000 tons more than last ...

03

Feb 2021
Volunteers help to turn waste into bricks in Cambodia

Plastic-to-rice initiative transforms waste into bricks in community Volunteers in Kampong Khlaing commune of Siem Reap province’s Sotr Nikum district, collect plastic waste to use as a raw material ...

29

Jan 2021
Xinfeng County and China Conch sign agreement to co-process waste in cement kilns

... Holdings to use cement kilns to co-process industrial solid (hazardous) waste, reports Northstar Solid Waste News. Ganzhou Conch Cement has two production lines with a daily output of 5,000 tons of clinker ...

21

Jan 2021
Ssangyong Cement starts to use waste as fuel in its Donghae and Yeongwol plants

The investment made over the past two years reached KRW 100 billion [PAID=]Korea's Ssangyong Cement started the operation of its new plastic waste recycling facilities in its Donghae and Yeongwol plants, ...

21

Jan 2021
Raysut Cement starts construction of waste heat recovery system at its Salalah plant

The new 9MW Waste Heat Recovery system aims to reduce the company's carbon footprint by generating the power through waste hot gases from the plant Oman-based manufacturer Raysut Cement Company (RCC) ...

18

Jan 2021
Paper Mill Spartak opens new waste paper recycling enterprise

... waste paper recycling enterprise on 16 January, according to BelTA. The investment project has been implemented with assistance of the state enterprise in charge of recycling secondary material resources. ...

13

Jan 2021
Scientists research concrete that uses root crop waste from carrots and beets

... waste from carrots and beets, which can also help to make electric generators from concrete structures, reports Хайтек. The research is being carried on by the Professor Mohamed Saafi, of Lancaster University, ...

11

Dec 2020
Ssangyong Cement to increase waste recycling in its Gangwon Donghae Plant

... waste recycling in the cement manufacturing process in its Gangwon Donghae Plant facility, according to Metro Seoul. The upgrade project is now completed, said the company. At the end of last month, ...

10

Dec 2020
Ambuja Cement and ACC to set up Waste Heat Recovery System based power plants

... set up Waste Heat Recovery System (WHRS) based power plants, reports IIFL Securities. This comes close on the heels of parent company LafargeHolcim signing the Net Zero Pledge with 2030 science-based ...

09

Dec 2020
OYAK Cement facilities receive Zero Waste Certificate

The facilities achieved a reduction of waste by 15 percent at the end of one year [PAID=]Nine facilities of OYAK Cement and one facility of OYAK Beton, in Turkey, were awarded the Zero Waste Certificate, ...

08

Dec 2020
Waste paper prices on rise as demand revives in India

The growth on waste paper prices is forcing paper mills to hike finished product prices to the pre-Covid levels Paper mills in India have blamed rising waste paper cost for recent increase in prices ...

04

Dec 2020
Vale opens plant that recycles mining waste into construction products

The recycled output can be used in various civil construction works Mining company Vale recently opened a pilot plant at the Vargem Grande complex in Itabirito, Minas Gerais, which was built to recycle ...

03

Dec 2020
Hearing for Irish Cement's application to burn waste in its kilns begin

... Protection Agency (EPA) oral hearing into its EUR 10 million plans for Mungret. The company is seeking to replace the use of petroleum coke and other fossil fuels with solid recovered waste, used tyres ...

01

Dec 2020
Recycled concrete could help keep waste out of landfills

Construction waste materials account for 40 percent of the world’s waste Researchers at UBC Okanagan's School of Engineering conducted a five-year study which compared the properties of recycled and ...

01

Dec 2020
Canada's REN Energy International to produce natural gas from wood wast

REN will produce the natural gas from wood waste or biomass waste such as sawdust, wood chips, shavings, and construction wood waste A Canadian-based company, REN Energy International, is teaming up ...

30

Nov 2020
Honext creates construction boards from repurposed paper waste

... waste generated by paper and cardboard production at mills, according to Dezeen. These cellulose fiber byproducts normally end up in landfills or are burnt, a process that contributes about seven million ...

30

Nov 2020
Brazilian researchers recycle wood waste into construction material

...  According to the Brazilian Tree Industry (IBÁ), wood production in the North of the country generates about 800,000 tons of tailings per year. These wood wastes come from logs with cracks or from outside ...

30

Nov 2020
Prices of waste newspaper in China increased last week

Meanwhile, domestic waste paper prices remained stable [PAID=]Prices for the domestic waste yellow board paper in China remained stable last week, and some moved up as the recycling volume of the packing ...

24

Nov 2020
JAL’s new plant to recycle bottom ash from waste incineration

The product is a mixture of ash and secondary aggregate for use in construction Johnsons Aggregates and Recycling’s (JAL) new plant, which aims to repurpose bottom ash or the residue left from waste ...

20

Nov 2020
Waste co-processing in cement kilns becomes a trend in China

Hazardous waste qualification capacity reached 4,638,500 tons in 27 provinces The Xinzhou City Administrative Approval Service Administration disclosed that the seventh cement kiln co-processing hazardous ...

19

Nov 2020
Nurdle plastic waste to be processed into concrete materials

... plastic materials found along rivers, streams and beaches, by converting this waste into concrete materials, notifies Independent Online. The project was prompted by a nurdle spill in Cape Town last ...

18

Nov 2020
Manchester project aims to repurpose concrete waste into furniture

The process helps save natural resources and divert tons of waste from landfills The Manchester Metropolitan University, along with partners across Europe, embarked on a GBP 6-million project, which ...

16

Nov 2020
Chongqing Energy holds groundbreaking ceremony of its cement kiln co-processing solid waste project

The project is implemented in the Nantong Cement Company [PAID=]Chongqing Energy Group Nantong Mining held, on November 12, the groundbreaking ceremony of its cement kiln co-processing solid waste project ...

13

Nov 2020
Amcor increase the use of recycled products and reduces waste disposal in 2020

The company disclosed in its 2020 Sustainability Report the progress in the efforts to enhance sustainability and reduce plastic waste Amcor has released on November 12 its 2020 Sustainability Report, ...

10

Nov 2020
Kazakhstan puts waste paper ban into effect again

The ban was briefly suspended from July 2020 [PAID=]After briefly allowing the export of waste paper in July this year, Kazakhstan has put the ban into effect again, reports KazInform. In March 2019, ...

04

Nov 2020
Taiwan's large paper mills to replace fossil fuels with waste in energy generatio

... materials qualified as waste to generate energy through special technology, replacing fossil fuels, thus, reducing up to 46,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions a year, according to Yahoo! Stocks Taiwan. ...

03

Nov 2020
Consol Energy to build power plant operating on coal waste

... (U.S.) Department of Energy, for the construction of a zero-carbon-emission power plant, which will utilize coal waste to produce electricity, according to Construction Review Online. The grant details ...

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