Electronic waste

TERRA's "Done with IT" Program Provides Recycling to Those Impacted by Coronavirus

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 11:00am

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- While the coronavirus has disrupted recycling programs nationwide, TERRA 's Done with IT mail-in program continues to provide electronics recycling to those impacted the epidemic here in the U.S.

Key Points: 
  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- While the coronavirus has disrupted recycling programs nationwide, TERRA 's Done with IT mail-in program continues to provide electronics recycling to those impacted the epidemic here in the U.S.
  • Moreover, recycling boxes may be quarantined within TERRA's network of secure facilities for a time determined by industry best-practices, if required.
  • Done with IT also provides opportunities for city, county and state governments to extend e-waste recycling options to their residents through its " Community Member " program.
  • Likewise, business can connect to TERRA's certified network and offer discounts to their employees through the its " Sustainer Member " program.

Waste Management Sets Date for First Quarter Earnings Release Conference Call

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 8:48pm

Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release first quarter 2020 financial results before the opening of the market on Wednesday, May 6, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) announced that it will release first quarter 2020 financial results before the opening of the market on Wednesday, May 6, 2020.
  • Following the release, Waste Management will host its investor conference call at 10 a.m.
  • A live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed by visiting investors.wm.com and selecting Events & Presentations from the website menu.
  • Waste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management environmental services in North America.

Transpere Joins ITADCentral

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 11:00am

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Retire-IT , a provider of information technology asset disposition (ITAD) services, announces Transpere has joined the ITADCentral marketplace .

Key Points: 
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Retire-IT , a provider of information technology asset disposition (ITAD) services, announces Transpere has joined the ITADCentral marketplace .
  • Kyle Marks, CEO of Retire-IT and founder of ITADCentral, explains, "Transpere stands for transparency, which is one of the many reasons they are a great partner.
  • We are proud to have Transpere join ITADCentral in our mission to bring value and transparency to the ITAD industry."
  • The ITADCentral marketplace is available to R2 and e-Stewards certified service providers who follow ITAD industry best practices and adhere to ITADCentral requirements and code of ethics.

Congress Cannot Ignore Nation’s Independent Waste Haulers in COVID-19 Relief Package

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 8:50pm

Rubicons work is powered by a network of more than 7,000 independent haulers that provide waste and recycling services for many of the nations largest and most important brands.

Key Points: 
  • Rubicons work is powered by a network of more than 7,000 independent haulers that provide waste and recycling services for many of the nations largest and most important brands.
  • Across Rubicons waste and recycling network, a majority of its partners are family-owned-and-operated small, regional fleets.
  • As an essential service, these haulers must continue to keep our cities and towns sanitary by driving their routes and providing daily pick-ups.
  • As thousands of businesses that make up these independent hauling companies customer base are shuttered, haulers are experiencing an unprecedented strain on their bottom lines, Morris explained.

CITGO E-Recycle Day Keeps 9 Roll-Off Boxes of Unwanted Electronics Out of Landfills

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 6:03pm

LAKE CHARLES, La., March 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Hundreds of Southwest Louisiana residents recycled their unwanted electronics at the annual CITGO E-Recycle Day Saturday at the McNeese Cowboy Stadium parking lot.

Key Points: 
  • LAKE CHARLES, La., March 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Hundreds of Southwest Louisiana residents recycled their unwanted electronics at the annual CITGO E-Recycle Day Saturday at the McNeese Cowboy Stadium parking lot.
  • This event provides residents with the opportunity to recycle their unwanted electronics, completely free of charge.
  • "We are excited to see that so many people save their unwanted electronics specifically for CITGO E-Recycle Day.
  • Since 2009, CITGO E-Recycle Day has kept more than 421 tons of electronic waste out of landfills.

Covanta Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 8:15pm

MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on April 3, 2020 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 27, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Covanta Holding Corporation (NYSE: CVA) ("Covanta") today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on April 3, 2020 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 27, 2020.
  • Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions.
  • Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste ("EfW") facilities safely convert approximately 21 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle 500,000 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.

Global Plastic Recycling Market to 2027 - Drivers & Restraints - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 10:46am

The Asia Pacific has the highest share in the plastic recycling market in 2018.

Key Points: 
  • The Asia Pacific has the highest share in the plastic recycling market in 2018.
  • Growing awareness for plastic recycling is another prominent factor in driving market growth over the upcoming years.
  • The plastic recycling market has the presence of numerous global and regional players.
  • Europe expected to be the fastest-growing region in the plastic recycling market owing to rising government initiatives and enhancement of domestic recycling facilities in the region.

Waste Management Equipment (WME) Industry Outlook, 2020-2027: Medical, Industrial, Commercial, Municipal, and Construction Applications

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 8:45pm

Increasing awareness about environmental problems is making consumers inclined towards using industrial waste recycling equipment globally.

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  • Increasing awareness about environmental problems is making consumers inclined towards using industrial waste recycling equipment globally.
  • Moreover, the rising demand for waste management equipment in the pharmaceutical and medical industry will further spur revenue growth globally.
  • Research in the field of pharmaceutical, chemicals, and life sciences is also creating a large market for medical waste management equipment.
  • On the basis of application, municipal waste dominates the waste management equipment market.

Strong Roots Takes on the Global Food Waste Crisis One Pound at a Time

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 5:30pm

Fresh produce waste is one of the largest contributors to global food waste, with the average US household throwing away 58% of fresh produce throughout the year.

Key Points: 
  • Fresh produce waste is one of the largest contributors to global food waste, with the average US household throwing away 58% of fresh produce throughout the year.
  • Strong Roots is committed to finding solutions to the global food waste crisis.
  • In purchasing one package of Strong Roots, approximately one pound of food waste is eliminated, as consumers can buy and eat only what is needed.
  • From farm to freezer, Strong Roots works to reduce waste through each phase of production.

BACE (Baler And Compaction Equipment) Granted Second Patent for the Recycling and Waste Industry

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 3:00pm

BACE, LLC, a leading global equipment manufacturer, technology innovator and national service provider for the recycling and waste management industry, announces issuance by the United States Patent and Trade Office (USPTO) of US Patent No.

Key Points: 
  • BACE, LLC, a leading global equipment manufacturer, technology innovator and national service provider for the recycling and waste management industry, announces issuance by the United States Patent and Trade Office (USPTO) of US Patent No.
  • : US 10,564,029 granting BACE exclusive rights as the inventor of the Waste Container with Weight-Measurement System.
  • As BACE continues to drive innovation and create unique products, we will expand our portfolio of Patents to protect our intellectual property.
  • BACE is a leading global manufacturer of heavy-duty balers, compactors and a national equipment service provider for the recycling and waste management industry.