• Asia-Pacific to experience highest market growth for waste-to-energy (WTE) industry, says report

    Asia-Pacific to experience highest market growth for waste-to-energy (WTE) industry, says report0

    Growing power consumption owing to rapid industrialisation along with increasing focus to derive energy from renewable resources is driving the growth of waste to energy market globally, according to a recent report by Zion Market Research. Factors such as the establishment of public-private partnerships (PPP) to fund the projects and following of strict timelines may

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  • 100 fly-farms set to tackle waste problems

    100 fly-farms set to tackle waste problems0

    The fly farms to be operated by local licensees of AgriProtein technology in Asia, the Americas, Europe and Middle East. Waste-to-nutrient company AgriProtein has partnered with international engineering group Christof Industries to build up to 25 fly farms a year up-cycling organic waste into insect protein for animal feeds, the company announced. Using a high-tech

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  • GPCA adds North America, Australia and Sri Lanka to Global ‘Waste Free Environment’ Campaign

    GPCA adds North America, Australia and Sri Lanka to Global ‘Waste Free Environment’ Campaign0

    The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association’s (GPCA) Waste Free Environment (WFE) campaign has expanded into three new territories, adding the U.S., Australia and Sri Lanka to its global reach. Growing participation in the WFE initiative, now in its fifth year, encompasses 17 companies and thousands of volunteers across 14 nations, says GPCA. The campaign’s expansion

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  • Neutral Fuels creates new biofuel feedstock from dairy waste

    Neutral Fuels creates new biofuel feedstock from dairy waste0

    After two years of research into new and improved ways to create biofuels, Neutral Fuels has become the first company to successfully use butter, cream and ghee waste as a feedstock for creating commercial biofuel, the company announced. The new fuel is of the same high quality as the vegetable oil-derived biofuel that Neutral Fuels

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  • Expo 2020 Dubai, DEWA team up to deliver a sustainable World Expo

    Expo 2020 Dubai, DEWA team up to deliver a sustainable World Expo0

    Expo 2020 Dubai has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) to become an Official Sustainable Energy Partner. The two entities have formed a national partnership to maximise the use of clean energy and deliver a sustainable World Expo. DEWA will provide Expo 2020 Dubai with electricity and water

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  • UAE hotel adopts innovative solution for efficient food waste management

    UAE hotel adopts innovative solution for efficient food waste management0

    Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman seeks to boost its current food waste management scheme through the installation of a new WasteStation machine, the hotel announced. Developed and distributed by a UK-based company, the machine is touted as an innovative food waste macerator and dewatering unit. In addition to the hotel’s existing compost machine which converts

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