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eRecycle.org for California

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The state of California, in the USA has launched in 2004 an online platform for e-Waste recycling. The website provides useful information and guidance to the citizens, the recyclers and the manufacturers. The website is also available in Spanish.

Aluminium Dross Recycling

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The worldwide aluminium industry produces nearly five million tonnes of furnace waste each year. Known as dross, the residual waste material is produced from any process in which aluminium is melted, and is left behind after conventional recycling has...

Paper University

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The Paper University provides information on paper and paper recycling by using a series of interactive tools. Amongst the questions addressed the following are included: How is paper recycled? How are Corrugated Boxes made? How much paper...

Practical Guidance on the Use of Urine in Crop Production

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The book gives practical guidance on the use of urine in crop production as a vital component of sustainable crop production and sanitation systems. The book also includes guidance on how to start activities that will facilitate the introduction of...

Quality Specifications for Collected Waste Plastic Packaging

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The Waste and Resources Action Plan (WRAP) together with BSI hasve developed a Publicly Available Specification (PAS) guide to help classify waste plastic. Publicly Available Specification (PAS) PAS 103 is a classification and grading system for the...

Market Report on the Composting & Anaerobic Digestion Sectors in Ireland

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The InterTradeIreland has published in 2009 a market report on composting and anaerobic digetion sector in Ireland. The report shows the issues and challenges in the sectors, but also the opportunities to develop cross-border trading of compost and...

Organic Waste Recycling

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
  Practical Action has published a technical guide on organic waste recycling. The guide presents a summary of organic waste types, sources and methods of processing. The guide is available on line and for free.

Plastic Waste: Options for Small Scale Recovery

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
WASTE advisers on urban environment and development have published a guide book on options for Small-Scale Resource Recovery for Plastic Waste. The book provides some initial guidelines for small-scale, low-technology options for mixed plastic waste...

Good Practices Guide on Waste Plastics Recycling: A guide by and for Local and Regional Authorities

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The guide seeks to bring together information from many sources to help L/RAs identify the practical issues associated with collecting and processing waste plastics, while identifying the approaches needed to manage and exploit these wastes in ways...

e-Waste Inventory in Thailand

posted on 22 September 2010 by Anonymous
The Inventory was produced by the Electrical and Electronics Institute of Thailand and aims at gathering information, establishing a database required to address the needs, and finding solutions for the environmentally sound management of used and end-...