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02/19/2014 - 11:04

A Japanese company called Blest created a small, very safe and easy to use machine that can convert several types of plastic back into oil.

02/11/2014 - 13:31

In its article Matt Prindiville, Associate Director of UPSTREAM, tries to find the solution for the problem of packaging and paper products that don’t currently have value in recycling markets.

02/06/2014 - 10:37

The European Environmental Bureau (EEB) developed a memorandum for the Greek presidency reflecting the issues that the EEB would like to see advanced during the presidency of Greece.

01/31/2014 - 10:16

Although Denmark is perceived to be a green country, it is not so widely known that the waste management system of Denmark is based on incinerating waste.

01/23/2014 - 09:01

According to the European Parliament’s newly voted resolution, the most hazardous plastics and certain plastic bags should be banned by 2020 as a part of an EU strategy to reduce the amount of plas

01/13/2014 - 12:47

The results of the consultation on the European Waste Management Targets have been published, and are available on the More...

01/08/2014 - 13:35

The new 5-year work programme of the European Environment Agency (EEA) − starting from 2014 − sets new environmental priorities for the upcoming years.

01/03/2014 - 12:24

According to the judgement of the Himachal Pradesh High Court, the sale of potato chips, wafers, kurkure and all other junk food-items packed in non-biodegradable and plastic materials will be bann

12/20/2013 - 01:00

The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), which is the international standards and conformity assessment body for all fields of electrotechnology, recently announced the publication of t

12/12/2013 - 19:47

The Foundation for Waste Prevention together with the multi-stakeholder platform Re