How draft e-waste management rules left takedowns in the lurch | Lifestyle News

New Delhi: Stating that the draft e-waste management rules of 2022 completely ignores the role and responsibilities of dismantlers or Producer Responsibility Organizations (PROs), the Indian Federation of Reverse Logistics (IFRL) has called on the government to recognize their position in the Extended Producer Responsibility value chain and not rid them of their livelihoods. Considering that hazardous materials, and other …

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Wastewater Enforcement: Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment – Environmental Quality Division and City of Lake Village Enter Administrative Consent Order | Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, LLC

Download PDF The Arkansas Department of Energy and Environment – Division of Environmental Quality (“DEQ”) and the City of Lake Village, Arkansas (“Lake Village”) on April 26 entered into an order Administrative Consent (“CAO”) regarding alleged violations of a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (“NPDES”) Authorization. See DSL No. 22-050. The CAO plans for Lake Village to operate a small …

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CEB probes non-operational hydroelectric power plants

COLOMBO (News 1st); The Ceylon Electricity Board has opened an investigation into reports that several hydroelectric power stations in the country did not operate on Thursday (9). A spokesperson for the Ministry of Power and Energy said the chairman of the Ceylon Electricity Board should take the necessary steps to remedy the situation. Several localities in Sri Lanka experienced power …

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UFP Industries acquires Cedar – GuruFocus.com

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan, May 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — UFP Industries (UFPI) today announced that its subsidiary, Deckorators, Inc., has acquired Cedar Poly LLC, for $17 million. The purchase price includes incentive payments of up to $1.5 million over three years if Cedar Poly achieves certain performance goals. Founded in 2007 and based in Tipton, Iowa, Cedar Poly is a …

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The challenge of waste disposal is daunting, what if we made it smart?

June 08, 2022 WasteLocker, a solution that offers data collection and analysis of garbage containers for better waste management, is a winner of the New European Bauhaus Ideathon award from the EIT community. They are one of four winners eligible to win the Grand Jury Prize, selected by the Joint Research Center, and endowed with a prize of €10,000. The …

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AI Reduces Wastewater Overflows and Sewer Spills

Remote telemetry specialist Metasphere has developed a new technology, combining cellular IoT and artificial intelligence (AI), to protect freshwater and marine ecosystems from water pollution. of the metasphere ART (Remote Analytical Telemetry) Sewer Sewage and Wastewater Spill Monitoring Solution Combines Cellular IoT (Courtesy of Nordic nRF9160 multimode NB-IoT/LTE-M SiP) and AI/machine learning (ML) to reduce waste water overflows and waste …

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“Water rocks!” The musical premieres June 16 in Ames

AMES, Iowa – The world premiere of “Water Rocks! The Musical” will take place at the Ames City Auditorium in Ames, June 16 and 23, at 7 p.m. Water rocks! is a youth water education program at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The hour-long musical will provide entertainment for all ages and feature award-winning musical numbers from 10 years …

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Wilson Sonsini boosts his energy practice with the addition of Elise Zoli in Boston

Zoli Joins Wilson Sonsini as Partner as Company Expands Focus on Energy and Climate Solutions; She previously led the Energy, Renewables and Sustainability group of another global law firm Contact:Kelsey DellovoBaretz+Brunelle339.223.0961 [email protected] PALO ALTO, Calif. (June 7, 2022) – Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, the world’s leading provider of legal services to technology, life sciences and growth companies, today announced …

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Old-school billionaire stands against Adani

Placeholder while loading article actions Gautam Adani’s meteoric rise to becoming the world’s ninth richest person began with a port on India’s west coast in the 1990s and an undying friendship with a politician who is now prime minister. The rest was about finding the next industry that will make his debt-fueled empire a little bigger. The port brought coal, …

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Does it deserve its high valuation?

Services of the Republic (RSG) is a national supplier and industry leader in the recycling and disposal of non-hazardous solid waste. With 355 collection operations, 238 transfer stations, 198 active landfills, 71 recycling processing centers and six processing, recovery, disposal and storage facilities, among other major strengths, the company serves a significant portion of the total market. Specifically, the company …

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Wastewater monitoring researcher rewarded by AAEES

Vikram Kapoor, assistant professor at the University of Texas at the San Antonio School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, and Construction Management, was recently named to the American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists (AAEES) 40 Under 40 Recognition Program. . The award represents Kapoor’s work to advance the fields of environmental science or environmental engineering, in particular his research …

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Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station Presents 2022 RoPE Awards

Fred Miller The Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station presented Early Career Professional Excellence Awards to, from left, Brad Austin, Spring Sneed and Sam Rochell. (Photos by U of A System Agriculture Division) The Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station recognized three faculty and research staff for sustained outstanding performance at a May 31 staff appreciation event. The Early Career Professional …

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IFF Launches Annual Green Finance Prize Selection on World Environment Day

BEIJING, June 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The International Finance Forum (IFF) will begin accepting nominations for the annual IFF Global Green Finance Award, beginning on June 5which is also World Environment Day. Echoing the World Environment Day theme “Only One Earth”, which emphasizes the need for change through policy changes and our choices to live in harmony with nature in …

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Houston company launches ambitious partnership to recover natural gas from landfills

As the old saying goes, “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure”. But in this case, to be more specific, it’s another person’s renewable energy. Houston-based Archaea Energy is partnering with Republic Services, one of the nation’s largest waste management companies, to recover methane produced from landfills and refine it to power power plants, homes and vehicles. In addition to …

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Governor’s Office | This week in New Jersey

GOVERNOR MURPHY, DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF HIGHER EDUCATION ANNOUNCE SECOND ROUND OF PROPOSED CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION PROJECTS TO RECEIVE FUNDING UNDER THE FUTURE OBLIGATION SECURITY ACT OUR CHILDREN Governor Phil Murphy, Acting Commissioner of Education Angelica Allen-McMillan and Secretary of Higher Education Dr. Brian Bridges have recommended projects to the Legislative Assembly as part …

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