08 April 2010 - 11:34
A BLACK Country waste-management firm has been fined £12,000 after a guard rail gave way resulting in a worker falling nearly 3m, narrowly missing a crushing machine.
AB Waste Management Ltd, based in Amblecote,... Read More
06 April 2010 - 11:14
Since its introduction, the Cat D7E track-type tractor has proved its ability to deliver reliable, low-cost production in a range of applications. The D7E uses 10 to 30 percent less fuel and, on average, moves 10... Read More
24 March 2010 - 15:20
FROM 1 April 2010, WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) will provide all advice and support funded by Defra on resource efficiency in England.
This means WRAP will be the first port of call for both businesses... Read More
14 March 2010 - 11:27
WALES is to host a number of pioneering trials designed by WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) to investigate the commercial potential for using BSI PAS 100 compost and anaerobic digestate in new landscape and... Read More
11 March 2010 - 14:59
Five of JCB’s largest wheeled loading shovel models – the 456eZX Wastemaster – are now performing green and domestic waste handling duties across Greater Manchester after being purchased in one of the highest value... Read More
10 March 2010 - 14:12
Two Case CX240B-MH tracked material handlers have been purchased by Newton Aycliffe-based John Wade Group to meet demand at their rapidly expanding recycling and waste transfer facilities. According to the company, a... Read More
08 March 2010 - 14:44
WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) is inviting applications to a new fund which supports the Government’s target of halving the amount of construction waste going to landfill by 2012.
The capital competition... Read More
16 February 2010 - 10:19
WILTSHIRE Fire & Rescue Service were called to a large fire at Hills Waste Solutions’ landfill site at Lower Compton, near Calne, at around 5.30am on Saturday 13 February.
The incident required the attendance of... Read More
10 February 2010 - 14:10
A PUBLIC exhibition is being held this week (11 February) in Peak Dale to outline Tarmac Buxton Lime and Cement’s plans to increase the substitution of fossil fuels in their Tunstead cement plant to around 50%.
Tarmac... Read More
20 January 2010 - 14:56
THE number of people killed in the waste and recycling sector is more than nine times the national average, and four times more workers suffer injury than in any other industry, according to the latest edition of the... Read More