Waste Management World magazine for January 2013 edition has been released. You can read latest global waste management industry news, international projects, best practices, technological developments, and trends in this issue.
Another New Hybrid and More
A new generation of hybrid powered refuse collection vehicle has been developed in Finland by NTM and Volvo Truck Corporation. But this newcomer is significantly different – especially when it comes to ‘size’.
Getting on Down!
Italian manufacturer, Tabarelli’s latest 360 wheeled materials handler for the waste and recycling industry is the first to feature hydraulically operated ‘SkyCab’, which can be both raised and lowered.
Trash Talking: WEEE Debate
Globally, combinations of economic and environmental drivers are making it increasingly important to maximize the recovery of critical materials for electronic waste. WMW asked a number of industry experts for their views on how the industry can meet this challenge.
Energy Recovery on Remote Islands
Often isolated from end markets islands for recyclates, the issue of how to manage waste on remote islands can be difficult. However, the use of thermal treatment technology with energy recovery has been successfully deployed on a number of island communities.
Carbon Finance for LFG to Grid
In Canada new regulations aimed at reducing the country’s greenhouse gas emissions will soon require landfill sites generating over 1000 tons of methane per year to install gas management systems. With its new LFG to grid system, the community of Salmon Arm is one step ahead.
Geographic Eligibility: Selected International
About Waste Management World Magazine :
Waste Management World delivers the latest news and global developments from across the industry. Articles report on international projects, best practices, technological developments, trends and legislation. Each issue covers biological waste treatment, collection and transport, recycling and waste minimization, sanitary landfill and thermal treatment of waste.