World's first bio plant for untreated waste set for Cheshire
The world's first biogas plant that can handle unsorted and untreated household waste will be built in Northwich in Cheshire, offshore wind power and oil and gas exploration company DONG energy has announced today (22 February).
Business leaders 'value' transport infrastructure more than waste
Business executives and urban policymakers across the world place more value on transport infrastructure than waste management services, according to a new report from FCC.
Resource management firm FCC Environment unveils 'mapping the politics of waste' report
Recycling and resource management firm FCC Environment has launched an assessment of how the UK's political landscape might affect the waste and resource agenda over the next five years.
FCC Environmental US division sold for €70m
Leading waste management firm FCC Environmental has today (17 October) announced it is selling its division in the US to cleaning and waste management firm Heritage-Crystal Clean.
EXCLUSIVE: Circular economy confidence lies in 'boosting the bottom line'
There needs to be a concrete business case if companies are to collaborate and innovate on circular economy models in order to scale up activity within this space.
Landfilling now at 'record low' in the UK
More than 20 landfill sites have closed in the past 12 months, bringing the total number of site closures to over 150 since the UK first went into recession in 2008.
Tiny firms could leapfrog ahead in circular economy race
The smallest companies - those with fewer than 10 employees - see themselves as circular economy front-runners, according to exclusive research from edie.net.
EXCLUSIVE: Resource Revolution launches circular economy blueprint for action
Edie has published an exclusive blueprint for businesses seeking to join the circular economy, offering them practical guidance on how to engage with the ideology and deliver on it.
Resource Revolution to provide practical blueprint for business
The talking is over. It's time to act. The Resource Revolution is entering an exciting new phase and now it's time to turn theory into practical action.
EXCLUSIVE: Supply chain alliances crucial to redefining waste as a resource
Waste management firms will need to collaborate with and advise entire supply chains if they are to exploit resource-rich opportunities in the future, a leading contractor has said.
FCC sells 50% stake in Proactiva to Veolia Environnement
FCC, the global infrastructure and environmental services group, has reached an agreement to sell its 50% stake in Proactiva Medio Ambiente to French multi-national Veolia Environnement for 150 million euros.
FCC harvests first biomass crop on landfill sites
FCC Environment has harvested its first crop of biomass fuel grown on two of its restored landfill and quarry sites.
Resource Revolution wall creates 'manifesto for action'
Sustainability professionals queued up to leave their mark on a special Resource Revolution wall in a united call for action to accelerate circular economy thinking.
VIDEO: FCC Environment - "Circular economy will build huge value into waste"
The circular economy could inject new levels of sophistication into the waste industry according to leading contractor FCC Environment, in the latest of our Resource Revolution leader interview series.
Eco designer Oliver Heath to host the Resource Revolution Awards
TV presenter and sustainability champion Oliver Heath will host and compere next month's Resource Revolution Awards, taking place in central London on 10 May.
In brief: Energy-from-waste contract news
Momentum continues to build in the energy-from-waste (EfW) market with latest developments centring on long-term municipal contracts and ambitious plans for anaerobic digestion.
Experts call for EFW revolution as energy demands soar
Experts have agreed that the UK's energy demand must be tackled through recovering energy from waste, during a debate at Sustainability Live.
VIDEO: RSA design chief: 'Waste has to redefine itself for circular world'
A leading circular economy expert has challenged the waste industry to reinvent itself, claiming it is in a powerful position to take advantage of changing resource dynamics in the latest of our Resource Revolution leader interviews.
Save the date: 10 May - our live Resource Revolution debate
The findings of our exclusive research highlighting the opportunities and challenges of circular economy realisation will be debated in front of a live audience next month as the Resource Revolution campaign nears the end of its first phase.
EXCLUSIVE: Rising competition over waste sparks feedstock fears
Concerns over feedstock security are heightening among waste management companies as the resource efficiency agenda gathers pace.
Carbon Trust announces sponsorship of Resource Revolution Awards
After an incredible response to this week's publication of the Resource Revolution White Paper, edie and sister title LAWR are delighted to announce Carbon Trust as sponsor of the Resource Revolution Awards.
EXCLUSIVE: Resource Revolution White Paper examines risks and rewards of circular economy
Edie has published an exclusive White Paper highlighting the opportunities and challenges of circular economy realisation, for both businesses and the waste management industry.
FCC Environment backs the Resource Revolution
FCC Environment, one of the UK's leading waste management companies, has thrown its weight behind the Resource Revolution.