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Burning trash into power is not sustainable; China should learn from Denmark and move away from incineration

By JJY

As we have seen in the Sound Group case, China has embarked on a vast program to deal with the MSW issue – burn’em all! 759 more words

Waste

Sweden buys waste to heat homes

The Tweet: “Sweden recycles so well that it has run out of garbage and now must import garbage from Norway to fuel its energy programs.” 347 more words

The Untweetable Truth

Fukushima: Japan has chosen to incinerate tons of radioactive waste

Three and a half years after the tragedy, most of plants and materials will be burned and the ashes stored.

By Marc Cherki Published 11/09/2014… 859 more words

Japan

Sweden buys waste to heat homes

By William Park

The Tweet: “Sweden recycles so well that it has run out of garbage and now must import garbage from Norway to fuel its energy programs.” 338 more words

Energy

Ebola Patients Create 440-Gallons Of Medical Waste Per Day

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Ebola patients treated in the United States create a staggering amount of medical waste, and some states aren’t sure how to deal with it. 126 more words

News

A Garbage Issue

If there is one issue cropping up in this municipal campaign that I have very little use for it is the call for the return of weekly garbage pick up. 728 more words