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Southdown promises more: Grange

Wotnews - Mineral Resources - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 16:59
GRANGE Resources said mineral resources at Southdown have grown to almost 700 million tonnes as a feasibility study continues.
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Noble Mineral Resources (NMG) Set To Become A Gold Producer

Wotnews - Mineral Resources - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 16:51
This morning, Noble Mineral Resources released the following announcement to the market: Bibiani Mill Dry Commissioning Commenced Noble achieves another critical milestone on path to becoming a 150,000 ozpa gold ...
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Garbage worker in New Jersey killed by truck

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 03:33
Jan. 10 - A sanitation worker was run over and killed early Monday morning in Newark, N.J., as he tried to climb on the back of the garbage truck he was working on.

Cincinnati, Ohio, proposes changes for scrap yards

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:58
Jan. 10 -- The Cincinnati, Ohio, City Council will introduce proposals to combat scrap metal thefts today.

NSWMA: Consider recycling industry in product stewardship laws

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:40
Jan. 10 -- For product stewardship to be successful, a wide range of parties have to be involved, the National Solid Wastes Management Association says.

WM names Caesar president of Recycle America

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:35
Jan. 10 -- Waste Management Inc. has a new leader for the company´s recycling business.

Sprint plans to offer more sustainable phones, packages

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:30
Jan. 10 -- Sprint announced that all of its new cell phones must go through a certification process to improve reparability or recycling, and that it plans to use more sustainable packaging.

15 garbage trucks out of service after vandalism in Va.

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:14
Jan. 10 -- There's no trash collection in Roanoke County, Va., today after a vandal smashed mirrors and windshields overnight.

EPA: Sims discharged pollutants into San Francisco Bay

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:13
Jan. 10 -- Sims Metal Management unlawfully discharged PCBs, mercury, lead, copper and zinc into the San Francisco Bay, inspections by the U.S. EPA uncovered.

WTE plants benefit communities, SWANA report finds

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:10
Jan. 10 -- The Solid Waste Association of North America has released a white paper that details the economic benefits of waste-to-energy facilities.

Chain hotels more likely to install green practices

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:07
Jan. 10 - Hyatt Hotels Corp., Marriott International Inc., Hilton Hotels & Resorts and other chain hotels are more likely to use energy-efficient light bulbs and water-saving bathroom fixtures than their independent hotelier counterparts, according to a recent

Buffalo, N.Y., residents get new recycling carts, pickup schedule

Waste & Recycling News - Wed, 01/11/2012 - 02:02
Jan. 10 -- In an effort to increase the city´s recycling rates, residents in Buffalo, N.Y., are getting new roll-out recycling carts, city officials said.

Who's who in the Rinehart family zoo?

Wotnews - Mineral Resources - Tue, 01/10/2012 - 10:54
Australia's richest person, Gina Rinehart, is being sued by three of her children who want her removed as head of the family trust. But family feuds are nothing new for ...
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WCA Waste appeals Nasdaq delisting

Waste & Recycling News - Tue, 01/10/2012 - 03:45
Jan. 9 -- WCA Waste Corp. is appealing a move by Nasdaq to delist the company because the firm did not hold its 2011 annual meeting before Dec. 31.

Japanese recycling 77% of plastics

Waste & Recycling News - Tue, 01/10/2012 - 03:37
Jan. 9 -- Japan recycled 77% of its plastic in 2010, the country's Plastic Waste Management Institute found.

Mich. paper mill's waste will generate more electricity

Waste & Recycling News - Tue, 01/10/2012 - 03:37
Jan. 9 -- A Michigan paper mill will be able to burn more wood waste to create electricity for operations thanks to a $45 million project.

'Curbside Live' features 2012 outlook from experts

Waste & Recycling News - Tue, 01/10/2012 - 03:00
Jan. 9 -- Waste & Recycling News' weekly online newscast "Curbside Live," returns from holiday break today with a look into what 2012 will hold for the industries.

Columbus, Ohio, recycling rate up, but so is trash in landfill

Waste & Recycling News - Tue, 01/10/2012 - 02:54
Jan. 9 -- Recycling increased by 3.3% in Columbus, Ohio, in 2011.

EARTH: Afghanistan's mineral resources laid bare

Wotnews - Mineral Resources - Thu, 01/05/2012 - 16:00
Geologists carrying rock hammers and accompanied by Marines traverse the rugged expanse of the Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan, searching for untold mineral wealth. Although the nature of Afghanistan's mineral ...
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Integra Mining in pre open pending an announcement

Wotnews - Mineral Resources - Tue, 01/03/2012 - 11:27
Integra Mining ( ASX: IGR ) has been granted a trading halt by the ASX pending the release of an announcement regarding drilling results, with the company’s shares placed in ...
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