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  • Zero-Landfill Waste Management

    In the November edition of ReSource Magazine our managing director Nicolas Eleftheriades explains how our unique thermal desorption plant is able to destroy “more than 99.9%”of hazardous waste, and is geared to achieve zero waste to landfill. “Hazardous waste management leader A-Thermal Retort Technologies specialises in thermally treating and managing hazardous and toxic waste. Managing […]

  • Solid Waste Management Market worth $340bn by 2024

    Global Solid Waste Management Market is set to reach USD 340 billion by 2024, as reported in the latest study by Global Market Insights, Inc. Ongoing adoption of optimized treatment techniques coupled with rising environmental concerns will drive the solid waste management market size. Increasing generation of municipal solid waste owing to large scale urbanization […]

  • Landfill 2017 to be held at operational landfill site

    Waste management professionals from all sectors will gather this month for the Landfill 2017 conference and for the first time ever the event will be held at an operational landfill site. The KwaZulu Natal Landfill and Waste Treatment Interest Group (LaWTIG) of the Institute of Waste Management of Southern Africa (IWMSA) will host the event […]

  • Europe Waste-to-Energy Market Analysis to 2021

    Research and Markets has published the latest Market Analysis by Geography, by Technology (Physical, Thermal, Biological), Competitive Landscape, Key Company Information – Growth Trends and Forecasts. Europe is the market leader for waste to energy market. According to Research and Markets the region accounted for more than 60 per cent of the total market share […]

  • The Green Fund to Facilitate Investment in Green Initiatives

    The Green Fund aims to provide catalytic finance to facilitate investment in green initiatives that will support poverty reduction and job creation. Importantly, the Fund will only support initiatives which would not have been implemented without its support. The Green Fund is additional and complementary to existing fiscal allocations supporting the transitioning of the South […]

  • Medical Waste Management Market Plying for Significant Growth During 2017 – 2025

    Medical Waste Management Market: Overview  Medical waste refers to waste produced at health centers, hospitals, dental clinics, physicians’ offices, blood banks, and veterinary hospitals as well as clinical research centers and laboratories. Any waste which is produced at the time of services rendered or research carried out on animals or human beings need to be […]

  • Waste-to-Energy programmes key in the sustainable circular economy

    The business case for transforming waste to address critical energy shortages is mounting, says Webb Meko.* Sustainability efforts and growing interest in the circular economy are driving developed and developing nations to look inward and focus on ways to conserve and make the most out of their resources. Advanced waste-to-energy (WTE) programmes offer municipalities and […]