Waste management

Cambrian and The Florida Brewery Partner to Reduce Costs and CO2 Emissions

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 9:45pm

"\nCambrian\'s solution for The Florida Brewery is just one example of the company\'s progress in making distributed water reuse simple, sustainable, and cost-effective.

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  • "\nCambrian\'s solution for The Florida Brewery is just one example of the company\'s progress in making distributed water reuse simple, sustainable, and cost-effective.
  • Through its novel water-energy purchase agreement (WEPA), Cambrian offers wastewater treatment and resource recovery as a service with no upfront costs.
  • Under a WEPA, Cambrian will construct, install, own, and operate water treatment systems with no capital investment from the customer.
  • Customers instead simply pay for performance on a per-gallon basis, and focus instead on their core business.\nThe Florida Brewery, built in 1973, is the 2nd oldest brewery still in operation in Florida.

Covanta Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:15pm

b'MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share, payable on July 2, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 24, 2021.\nCovanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions.

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  • b'MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share, payable on July 2, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 24, 2021.\nCovanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions.
  • Annually, Covanta\'s modern Waste-to-Energy ("WtE") facilities safely convert approximately 21 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle 600,000 tons of metal.
  • Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today\'s most complex environmental challenges.
  • For more information, visit covanta.com .\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/covanta-declares-regular-quarter...\n'

Waste Management Announces Pricing of Cash Tender Offer for certain of its Senior Notes

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 9:30pm

b'All Notes were originally issued by Waste Management, except for the 7.10% Notes due 2026, which were originally issued by WMX Technologies, Inc. and assumed by WMH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Waste Management.

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  • b'All Notes were originally issued by Waste Management, except for the 7.10% Notes due 2026, which were originally issued by WMX Technologies, Inc. and assumed by WMH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Waste Management.
  • The full details of the Offer, including complete instructions on how to tender Notes, are included in the Offer to Purchase.
  • Holders of Notes are strongly encouraged to carefully read the Offer to Purchase, including materials incorporated by reference therein, because they will contain important information.
  • The Offer is being made only by, and pursuant to the terms of, the Offer to Purchase.

Waste Management Announces Cash Dividend

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 5:59pm

b'Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.575 per share payable June 18, 2021 to stockholders of record on June 4, 2021.\nWaste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management environmental services in North America, providing services throughout the United States and Canada.

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  • b'Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.575 per share payable June 18, 2021 to stockholders of record on June 4, 2021.\nWaste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management environmental services in North America, providing services throughout the United States and Canada.
  • Through its subsidiaries, the Company provides collection, transfer, disposal services, and recycling and resource recovery.
  • It is also a leading developer, operator and owner of landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States.
  • To learn more information about Waste Management, visit www.wm.com .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210511006014/en/\n'

Abt Electronics Unveils 30,000-Square-Foot Onsite Recycling Center

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:37pm

b'GLENVIEW, Ill., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Known for its expansive green initiatives , 85-year-old Abt Electronics , the largest independently-owned, single-location retailer of electronics, appliances, and home goods in the country debutsa larger recycling center, becoming more efficient in its waste management and expanding its commitment to sustainability.\nAbt constructed its first onsite, 12,000-square-foot recycling center in 2008.

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  • b'GLENVIEW, Ill., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Known for its expansive green initiatives , 85-year-old Abt Electronics , the largest independently-owned, single-location retailer of electronics, appliances, and home goods in the country debutsa larger recycling center, becoming more efficient in its waste management and expanding its commitment to sustainability.\nAbt constructed its first onsite, 12,000-square-foot recycling center in 2008.
  • The new recycling center, nearly three times larger, features state-of-the-art equipment including a GreenMax machine for recycling Styrofoam.
  • The center also has an Auger Compactor, a heavy-duty machine designed for compacting large volumes of waste materials.\n"This was a significant, but important investment for the company," said Mike Abt, co-president of Abt Electronics.
  • Abt also has an on-premises 30,000-square-foot recycling center that takes in over 8,500 tons of waste per year including 95 percent of the company\'s own waste.

BioHiTech to Participate at the Benzinga Global Small Cap Conference on May 14, 2021

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y., May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BioHiTech Global, Inc. ("BioHiTech" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BHTG), a sustainable technology and services company, announced today that management will participate at the Benzinga Global Small Cap Conference on Friday, May 14, 2021.\nBioHiTech Chief Executive Officer Tony Fuller will participate in a "fireside chat" at 1:05pm ET on May 14, 2021.\nPlease use this link to register for the event.

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  • b'CHESTNUT RIDGE, N.Y., May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BioHiTech Global, Inc. ("BioHiTech" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BHTG), a sustainable technology and services company, announced today that management will participate at the Benzinga Global Small Cap Conference on Friday, May 14, 2021.\nBioHiTech Chief Executive Officer Tony Fuller will participate in a "fireside chat" at 1:05pm ET on May 14, 2021.\nPlease use this link to register for the event.
  • For additional information or to or to schedule a one-one-one meeting with Mr. Fuller to be arranged following the conclusion of the conference, please email your request to ir@biohitech.com .\nBioHiTech Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: BHTG), is a technology services company focused on providing cost-effective solutions that improve environmental outcomes.Our technologies for waste management include the patented processing of municipal solid waste into a valuable renewable fuel, biological disposal of food waste on-site, and proprietary real-time data analytics tools to reduce food waste generation.
  • When used individually or in combination, our solutions lower the carbon footprint associated with waste transportation and can reduce or virtually eliminate landfill usage.
  • In addition, we distribute a patented technology that achieves high-level disinfection of spaces such as classrooms, hotel or hospital rooms and other enclosed areas to combat the spread of viruses and bacteria without the use of harsh chemicals.Our unique solutions enable businesses, educational institutions and municipalities of all sizes to solve everyday problems in a smarter and more cost-effective way while reducing their impact on the environment.For more information, please visit www.biohitech.com .\n'

Proper Medicine Disposal is Available all Year Long

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 6:11pm

BUT proper disposal of household medicine isn't a one-day affair and not everyone could make it to this important event.

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  • BUT proper disposal of household medicine isn't a one-day affair and not everyone could make it to this important event.
  • Disposal kiosks and other options are available to consumers year-round, and MyOldMeds.com makes finding a location easier than ever.\nHow to dispose of your unwanted medicine.\nConsumers can visit MyOldMeds.com and use the Locator Tool to find locations with either a medicine disposal kiosk or free in-home disposal kit in their area 365 days a year.
  • MyOldMeds.com has more than 22,000 verified disposal locations for all 50 states.
  • Get answers to your questions about unwanted household medicine disposal and find a disposal location near you by visiting MyOldMeds.com today.\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/proper-medicine-disposal-is-avai...\n"

DGAP-News: PlanetClean Recycle Industries Corp: Planet Clean Recycle Industries Wants to Build Affordable Housing from 100% Recycled Plastic

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 8:04pm

Through its partnership, certification, and practical involvement with the Laboratory of Electronic Sensors (LES), National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), and the Circular Economy & Eco Innovation Institute (CEEII), Planet Clean Recycle Industries Corp, has created an integrated center for plastic waste management and is looking to take the next step toward commercialization.

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  • Through its partnership, certification, and practical involvement with the Laboratory of Electronic Sensors (LES), National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), and the Circular Economy & Eco Innovation Institute (CEEII), Planet Clean Recycle Industries Corp, has created an integrated center for plastic waste management and is looking to take the next step toward commercialization.
  • The Company will collect, clean, and cut the plastic waste into chunks no bigger than 8mm pieces.
  • Plastic waste and other recyclable products will be collected from municipal landfills, etc.
  • and amassed at the Company's treatment and processing center to be used to fabrication.\nAbout Planet Clean Recycle Industries Corp Planet Clean Recycle Industries Corp\xc2\xa0innovate plastics recycling and greener energy methods to increase the sustainability of our planet: its oceans and seas, the land and the soil, and\xc2\xa0most importantly, its future.

TricorBraun Flex Launches Fully-compostable, Plant-based, Flexible Packaging Material

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 4:00pm

b'SEATTLE, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TricorBraun Flex , the flexible packaging division of global packaging leader TricorBraun , has launched Biotre 3.0, a fully-compostable, plant-based packaging material.\nBiotre is a flexible packaging film made from renewable and compostable resources, such as wood and pulp.

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  • b'SEATTLE, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TricorBraun Flex , the flexible packaging division of global packaging leader TricorBraun , has launched Biotre 3.0, a fully-compostable, plant-based packaging material.\nBiotre is a flexible packaging film made from renewable and compostable resources, such as wood and pulp.
  • Available in a range of sizes, Biotre can reduce the amount of packaging in waste disposal because it breaks down naturally in a home composting environment.
  • "We\'re proud to provide customers seeking sustainable solutions with the latest and most complete Biotre version, fully-compostable and plant-based.
  • TricorBraun Flex also offers a range of printing options, varying from short-run printing (minimum of 1,000 bags) to full-speed production.\nFounded in 1902, TricorBraun is North America\'s largest distributor of primary packaging.

Sustainably Delicious With Vick Vannucci

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 3:00pm

b'SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- San Diego restaurant owner Vick Vannucci was born in Argentina and comes from a blended Italian family where culture is rooted in food.

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  • b'SAN DIEGO, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- San Diego restaurant owner Vick Vannucci was born in Argentina and comes from a blended Italian family where culture is rooted in food.
  • "I\'m trying to show others how simple it is to be sustainable in the kitchen.
  • "\nFrom leftovers to composting and reusable packaging, Vannucci shows viewers how to prepare and serve authentic, colorful and delicious food in a responsible way, beginning simply with awareness.\n"In my kitchen, we don\'t waste food," she said.
  • "\nTo stay up to date on sustainable cooking, visit Vick Vannucci\'s YouTube channel or email at vick@whoispachamama.com .\n'