Recycling

Green boon: Fast-growing trees aid paper-making, help save forests
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Dehradun: They look like normal eucalyptus trees up to 65 feet tall with a trunk girth of about 19 cm and towering over their peers in an evaluation trial on the foothills of Himalayas here. They are hybrids, progenies of two high-growth species of eucalyptus parent trees. Welcome to the world of tree breeding at […]

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There won’t be recycling unless it can be made profitable warns Waste Management boss
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Source: There won’t be recycling unless it can be made profitable warns Waste Management boss The chief executive of the largest recycling and waste management company in the United States has warned that recycling is increasingly unprofitable. Waste Management’s boss David Steiner revealed in the company’s first quarter results that recycling prices had fallen by 14% […]

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Compostable carrier bags from Co-Op
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I have been complaining bitterly for years that if shops were serious about recycling they would issue customers with brown paper bags and not plastic ones and – worse – charging them for them. Well, the Co-Op have come up with a perfect solution. Fantastic work Co-Op! Well worth a Green Apple Award? Co-operative Food […]

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How HP and Kyocera are applying circular economy to printing | The Guardian
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Businesses are innovating, but limited consumer participation and legislative barriers are limiting the potential impact. HP were Green Apple Award Winners in 2014

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About Burnt Tree | Nationwide Vehicle Hire
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Burnt Tree has set the standard for vehicle rental over the past 25 years, offering the widest range of vehicles of any UK rental company. And they won a number of awards for their ‘Let’s Recycle Waste’ policy including a Green Apple Award in 2014

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DS Smith is lead partner for 2015 Resource event
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Green Apple Award Winners 2014, DS SMITH for the second year running a€™re proud to be lead sponsors of Resource 2015, the largest free-to-attend circular economy event in the UK at London’™s Excel Arena from 3rd – 5th March. The exhibition brings together 11,000 professionals from businesses large and small to connect, learn and explore […]

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