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"Oceans and waterways stand no chance of survival at the present rate"

The CEO of an incubator that aims to commercialize alternatives to plastic discusses how Oregon is ripe for innovation.

It is Earth Day on Sunday, April 22, and we are marking the occasion with a look at how the business community can solve the plastic pollution crisis. 65 more words

Oregon Business

The Fall of The House of Trump

it would be a comedy if it was not so scary . . .

Even in the boonies where the deep state lives (the people are the deep state) they are starting to smell a rat.

Commentary

Portlanders Likely To See A $3-A-Month Increase In Garbage Bill

An emergency increase in Portland’s garbage bills is expected to be approved this month because of stricter Chinese recycling requirements.

China recently required paper and plastic bales to contain no more than 0.5 percent of other garbage. 22 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Tire Recycling: Walkways for the Environment

Here is a wonderful article from Waste Advantage Magazine by Tom McGill that discusses how “Stormwater runoff control and beneficial use of scrap tires are two environmental problems resolved with the installation of porous walkways.  32 more words

Solid Waste

Delhi High court order to maintain cleanliness and prevent diseases in the state.

The High Court hearing on the two Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by lawyers Arpit Bhargava and Gauri Grover had different observations and suggestions. That had sought the directions be issued to the municipal bodies among other authorities to take steps to prevent diseases like dengue, chikungunya and malaria. 109 more words

HEALTH

How to reduce waste | The zero waste movement

We live in a consumption-oriented economy in which the consumer is gaining power day after day. We share our experience with products and services (p&s) with everyone who wants to hear it, through social media and other platforms. 492 more words

World And Economy

eC2: Improvement of seven solid waste disposal sites in Bosnia and Herzegovina Prefeasibility, Preliminary design and Preliminary environmental and social analysis

Deadline:    19-Mar-2018 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

Objective:  The scope of this assignment includes study of seven (7) waste disposal sites in various locations in Bosnia and Herzegovina and provide recommendations on closure, rehabilitation, and upgrade to reduce/ minimize the environmental impact and/or establishment of new landfill capacity. 69 more words

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