Waste industries

Jamaica launches IMO-led project to tackle plastic waste in oceans

Image courtesy of the US Fish and Wildlife Service Posted on Sep 17, 2021 1:23 AM by The maritime executive An IMO-led project to tackle plastic waste in the oceans is currently underway in Jamaica, one of the first countries to join the agency’s GloLitter partnership program. The GloLitter project aims to build the capacities of countries to enable them …

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special rapporteur highlights the right to science, the impact of plastics on human rights | News | SDG Knowledge Center

A United Nations special rapporteur has published two reports on human rights in the area of ​​hazardous substances. One report deals with the stages of the plastics cycle and their impacts on human rights, and the report focuses on the right to science in the context of toxic substances. Marcos Orellana, United Nations Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur on the …

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Plastics industry braces for US infrastructure bill

The plastics industry is positioning itself – and in some cases is poised – to win a share of the $ 1 trillion infrastructure bill approved by the US Senate in a bipartisan vote on September 7. The bill aims to rebuild crumbling roads, bridges, and other infrastructure, and fund new climate-resilient projects as well as broadband initiatives. While the …

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Join Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful for the 2021 Pennsylvania Pick Up Program | State

To prevent trash from ending up in our waterways, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful urges Pennsylvania residents to participate in Pick Up Pennsylvania, in support of the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup. This year’s program runs from September 1 to November 30. During this time, registered events can get free garbage bags and gloves provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, …

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First internationally agreed recommendations for a set of …

September 7, 2021 – The UNECE recently (August 31) published a set of core indicators and statistics related to climate change, as well as a set of implementation guidelines, both approved by the Conference of European Statisticians (THOSE). Climate change is an existential threat and represents a huge challenge for humanity. A better understanding of all its aspects is crucial …

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Kubota Forms Strategic Partnership with Accenture to Accelerate Digital Transformation | Business

OSAKA, Tokyo – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Aug 31, 2021– Kubota Corporation has formed a strategic partnership with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to accelerate its ongoing digital transformation by evolving its business model to further contribute to solutions for food, water and environmental sustainability . Kubota has set out a long-term vision called Global Major Brand 2030 (GMB2030), which sets out the …

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Advanced recycling turning plastic waste into resources

The report, Advanced recycle technologies to address Australia’s plastic waste, which was released today, assesses ways to convert plastic waste that cannot be recycled with existing methods, into new resources to build the circular economy of Australia. It is estimated that 130,000 tonnes of plastic leak into the Australian marine environment each year. Less than 12% of plastic waste is …

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Source of reflection: Alaska is turning to ammonia from natural gas as part of its energy transition strategy

As the world moves towards a low-carbon energy future, fossil-fuel-rich Alaska is trying to get on the green train. A joint project underway by the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the US Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory is examining whether ammonia could be made from vast proven reserves of natural gas on the North Slope with the hydrogen …

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Smart Waste Collection Technology Market Report Reveals Profitable Outlook for 2021-2026

Abstract The Smart Waste Collection Technology market business intelligence report provides a detailed overview of critical aspects such as growth drivers, opportunities, challenges and outlook influencing industry trends. It contains an in-depth analysis of competitive dynamics, geographic landscape, and factors impacting various market segmentations. According to expert analysts, the smart waste collection technology market is expected to exhibit a CAGR …

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Main key players in the smart waste management market: Bigbelly Solar, OnePlus Systems, Compology, Enevo, SmartBin, etc.

Introduction:The valuation report offers a comprehensive review of the fundamental areas that contribute a colossal share of companies’ share, as well as an assessment of the most recent models and market drivers that anticipate a monstrous share in improving the market. in these areas. The new report on Smart Waste Management Market contains a market assessment of a few submarkets …

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