Demonstration guides Florida on hazardous C&D waste removal
- County invites residents to recycle toxic materials. // Wentzville Journal;4/18/2012, Vol. 50 Issue 16, pA6
The article reports on the initiative of the St. Charles County Department of Community Health and the Environment's Division of Environmental Health and Protection to recycle toxic materials such as pesticides, paints and chemicals.
- Stopping the end run. Yelton, Rick // Concrete Producer;Oct2010, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p35
The article explores the ongoing debate about coal ash between those who favor recycling in view of its benefits to the concrete industry, and those who are pushing for disposal by proposing to designate the fly ash as toxic and hazardous waste. It highlights the massive damage caused by the dam...
- Europe's toxic waste. MacKenzie, Debora // World Health;Sep/Oct93, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the exportation of toxic wastes from the European Community under the guise of recycling. Freedom to send refuse abroad acting as a disincentive for European companies to develop technologies that generate less waste; Basel Convention; Organization for Economic Co-operation and...
- The Dark Side of Green. MOYER, MELINDA WENNER // Men's Health;Oct2011, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p68
The article presents information on the hidden health risks posed by food products prepared using earth-friendly practices such as reusing and recycling and also provides solutions of these risks.
- The Big Chill. Jory, Caroline // Accountancy;Jan2002, Vol. 129 Issue 1301, p60
Presents the legislation on the recovery and recycling of fridges and freezers in Great Britain. Implication of disposing hazardous substances on electrical equipment; Impact of recycling initiatives on business company; Presentation of design options on the environmental issues.
- UNBUILDING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT. Manuel, John S. // Environmental Health Perspectives;Dec2003, Vol. 111 Issue 16, pA 880
Points out that while demolition yields a mixed pile of debris from which some items may be picked out for recycling, deconstruction involves the selective and systematic disassembling of buildings. Specific goal of generating a supply of materials suitable for reuse; Potential environmental...
- Keeping it green. Howard, Paul // PMJ: Plant Managers Journal;Mar2003, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p40
Discusses the reduction of Landfill Tax in the plant hiring and construction sector in Great Britain through the re-use and recycling of waste materials. Regulations affecting the construction and plant industries; Involvement of businesses in recycling; Usage of recycling machines. INSET: THE...
- RECYCLING GROWS IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY. Koppang, Theresa // BioCycle;Nov2001, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p46
Focuses on the recycling and reusing programs in the construction industry of King County, Washington State. Economical construction recyclables collected upon the closure of landfills in 1993; Collaboration of technical information and outreach programs about recycling; Percentage of recycling...
- Neighbors fight California recycler. Wiley, Walt // Waste News;05/19/97, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p30
Reports that despite qualification for $300,000 loan from the state of California, M. Maintenance Construction Clean-Up Company received opposition from neighbors. Views of David Goldstein, an analyst at Ventura County Recycling Market Development Zone; Problems encountered with recycling of...