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iWrc Creates Opportunity for Waste Workers in Brazil

The Trentonian 20 Apr 2021
SAO PAULO, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Recycling centers often lack the proper resources to protect their employees from hazardous and strenuous working conditions ... This model provides increased income and wealth to waste workers ... iWrc's partner cooperatives also reintroduce e-waste, PET, and other resources back into the value chain.
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Frisco considers new programs to help reach sustainability goals

Summit Daily 20 Apr 2021
The conservation center did meet its Frisco-specific goals with regard to getting businesses signed up for the Resource Wise program — meant to help reduce emissions and improve waste diversion — and getting community members on board with home energy assessments, retrofit rebates and indoor water checkups through the Tame the Tap program.
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Harris County accepting walk-ins for vaccine at NRG Park

Community Impact Newspaper 20 Apr 2021
The hours for the NRG site will also change starting April 21, Hidalgo said ... "Right here at NRG Park we have a precious resource that we can’t afford to waste," Hidalgo said at an April 19 press conference.
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EDITORIAL: State must end predatory court fees

The Daily Gazette 20 Apr 2021
PHOTOGRAPHER. Shutterstock Image. Shares0. Facebook. Tweet. Email. If you’re convicted of a legal offense in this state, you get punished for it ... And that, too, most leads to the poor and people of color ... And the government will save money by not wasting resources chasing down these unpaid charges and by not paying the cost of imprisoning scofflaws ... Foss ... .
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START THE WEEK OFF RIGHT: How to reduce food waste at home

Dispatch Argus 19 Apr 2021
Food is a valuable resource and it’s often the ... The true cost of food waste is hidden so each time you throw food away at home or at a restaurant, you are also wasting the energy, resources, water and labor that was used to grow, process, and transport that food to your plate.
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Now on, Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation won’t pick up unsegregated garbage

The Times of India 19 Apr 2021
As per rules, waste generators will have the responsibility of segregating waste into three streams, including (biodegradable), (plastic, paper, metal, wood, etc.) and domestic hazardous wastes (diapers, napkins, empty containers of cleaning agents, mosquito repellents, etc.) ... The GVMC is promoting home gardening from composting of wet waste.
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The circular lifecycle of a Cisco Webex Room Kit Plus

The Network 19 Apr 2021
Adopting a circular economy model is a crucial step towards a more sustainable world, helping us reuse our resources as opposed to taking, using, and disposing ... In 2019, over 92 billion tonnes of resources were extracted and processed, which ultimately resulted in half of all global carbon emissions, a large contributing factor in climate change.
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We have technology and expertise to reclaim mined sites-Zoomlion

Business Ghana 19 Apr 2021
Zoomlion Ghana Limited, a waste management company, says it has the expertise and in a position to apply all the techniques in land reclamation and re-mediation of degraded sites due to illegal mining activities ... On the topic."Waste Management under Small-Scale Mining", ...
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Troubled A5 road plan remains at standstill as bill so far hits £83.4m

Belfast Telegraph 19 Apr 2021
One MLA branded the situation "entirely unacceptable" and a "dreadful waste of resources" ... "When Northern Ireland is crying out for infrastructure investment, this is a dreadful waste of resources," he said ... Rather than wasting further time and ...
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Medical Waste Container Market Growth, Opportunities, Forecast : Medtronic Sharps Compliance Inc. Mauser Group Becton

The Sentinel Newspaper 19 Apr 2021
Research on the global Medical Waste ... Medical Waste Container Market Outlook, By Product (RevenueUSD Million, 2016 – 2027) Chemotherapy Containers Biohazardous Waste Containers Sharps Waste Containers Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Containers Others.
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#WorldEarthDay: All for a healthy relationship between the Earth and fashion

The Times of India 19 Apr 2021
Ahead of Earth Day, on April 22, fashion designers and fashion brands throw light on the various sustainable practices that these designers and labels have included in their respective workspace to help reduce waste ... ‘OVERSTOCKING IS A WASTE OF PRECIOUS RESOURCES’ ... We do not stock any clothes at all as overstocking is a waste of precious resources.
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Sewage island: how Britain spews its waste into the sea

The Observer 19 Apr 2021
The sanitised waste could then be added to compost heaps ... While this approach fails to “recover some of the useful resources in human waste”, Cruddas says, “at least you wouldn’t be wasting millions of litres of water every day to flush toilets, while damaging the environment through the stormwater outfalls”.
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Reimagining the global supply chain

The Network 19 Apr 2021
Reducing consumption of resources, running more efficient operations, removing waste, and other improvements yield clear business benefits alongside positive human and environmental health outcomes, especially in the long term ... efficient, while generating less packaging and waste.
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OPINION: The American Jobs Plan Will Make Our Infrastructure Crisis Worse

Pagosa Daily Post 19 Apr 2021
Only in a country without market feedback mechanisms, one where party bosses and their cronies controlled and directed the country’s capital, would resources be wasted so spectacularly ... And is there anyone here in the United States who can honestly evaluate the waste of a Chinese ...
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The underrated 'Borlavirus', deadly than coronavirus in Ghana

Ghana Web 19 Apr 2021
However, less sobriety, and resources are dedicated to fighting this canker ... The President, the Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources, the Minister for Environment, Municipal and District Assemblies, waste management organizations and Ghanaians must all unite to fight against this menace that put many lives in jeopardy.
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