Industry Watch

Machinex provided two sorting systems for a recently opened waste treatment facility in South Kirby, Quebec, Canada. Full Story

The Carton Council recently announced progress in carton recycling made in 2015. Details

The Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) recently elected its Board of Director 2016 Officers with plans to expand its strategic direction. Full Story

The Recycling Partnership is seeking proposals to provide grants to qualifying communities who want to improve residential curbside recycling programs. Details

West Dupage Recycling & Transfer, Inc., recently received its certification from the Recycling Certification Institute. Full Story

Waste Pro recently welcomed Tim Herman as senior vice president and chief development officer. Details

Machinex has partnered with Krysteline Technologies to introduce a new product in North America. Full Story

EREF's graduate scholarships in solid waste research applications are now available for the 2016-2017 academic year. Details

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