Spanish Cabinet sends Waste and Contaminated Land Bill to Parliament to drive circular, low-carbon...

For the first time in the history of Spanish legislation, the Bill sets out limitations on single-use plastics. It establishes restrictions on the use of such plastics for certain products, a tax to prevent...

Operators of MSW treatment plants post 2019 revenues of over €1.7 billion

80% of the revenues were generated by privately-owned companies, with the remaining 20% corresponding to companies in which public authorities have a majority shareholding. The number of MSW treatment and disposal plants in Spain...

IN DEPTH: ANALYSIS OF THE WASTE SECTOR IN 2019

We begin 2020 with FuturENVIRO’s first special issue of the year on waste, featuring our by now well established section entitled “In depth: Analysis of 2019”.  In this section, leading actors and trade associations from the...

Circular economy innovations for industrial and urban waste management

The projects are very much in line with the strategy and priorities put forward by the new European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, for the European Green Deal and the New Circular Economy...

Landfills emit 19 times as much CO2 as waste-to-energy plants

To mark the global climate strike called for this Friday, September 27, Aeversu, the Spanish Association of Energy Recovery from Municipal Solid Waste, is highlighting the fact that energy recovery or waste-to-energy (WtE) is one of...

Aimplas presents its innovations in sustainable development at K Fair

Aimplas will once again have a booth at K Fair, held in Düsseldorf (Germany), where it will display its main technological developments in the circular economy, active and smart packaging, sustainable mobility, medicine and...

Tomra launches new X-TRACT X6 Fines machine, capable of sorting metal fractions of unprecedented...

Tomra Sorting Recycling has launched a new machine, the X-TRACT X6 FINES, for the high-purity sorting of mixed non-ferrous metal fractions at Aluminum USA, the biannual industry event staged at the Music City Center...

FCC Environmental Services has been awarded the Solid Waste Collection contract in Omaha (Nebraska)

The Omaha City Council in the state of Nebraska has awarded FCC Environmental Services, the American affiliate of FCC group, the contract for solid waste collection services of the city, for the next ten...

Greene passes technology audit certifying potential for profitable worldwide implementation and innovative development

Greene Waste to Energy, the Elche-based company specialising in the development of waste treatment plants, has successfully passed a due diligence audit carried out by leading international consultancy company Altran. The results achieved exceeded...

Sebigas and Maserati biomethane production plant will inject over 5.000.000 m3/year of biomethane in...

Since the end of April, a biomethane production plant, fed with organic municipal solid waste fraction (OFMSW), designed and constructed by Sebigas for Maserati Energia (owned by Maserati and Sebigas), and located close to...