With Delhi expected to generate municipal waste at an alarming rate in coming years, the city administration has decided to commission more “waste-to-energy” plants in the national capital. The city … More
Niravu Residents Association, known for its creative interventions in waste management in around 12 grama panchayats in the district, is in for a real challenge taking up the job in … More
President John Mahama has hinted that Ghana is likely to adopt the Rwandan style of plastic management if producers of the product do not find means to dispose them properly.… More
Countdown supermarkets will join the soft plastics recycling programme announced by Minister for the Environment Dr Nick Smith and the Packaging Forum today.
Countdown welcomes the industry-led initiative which will … More
In an effort to reduce waste in its area, a subdistrict in South Jakarta is set to launch a treatment facility with the capacity to process up to 1 metric … More
Did you know that it takes one plastic bottle up to 1000 years to degrade in a landfill? Or 100,000 marine animals are killed each year as a result of … More
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has manufactured a Pyrolysis Reactor which converts plastic waste into bio-diesel.
This is to help in addressing the country’s energy problems.… More
Researchers at Warwick University have developed a new process that they claim could be used to recycle 100 per cent of household plastic waste.
Although householders currently spend a great … More
The Director of the Plastic Waste Recycling Programme, Quaranchie Adama-Tettey has advised government to consider recycling plastics instead of outrightly banning its use. His call comes a day after President … More
Israelis dispose of 1,500 tons of plastic waste daily, most of which is buried in landfills ? Environmental Services Company, a government-operated waste management body, plans to derive 600 kilos … More